May 4, 2014 in City

That’s NEWS to you

By The Spokesman-Review
 

 If you followed the news last week, and maybe even if you didn’t, you could be a winner in our weekly news quiz. Warm up your news memory by taking the newspaper version of the quiz, then go to www.spokesman. com/newsquiz for the online version, where top entries go into a drawing for a $50 gift card to the Davenport Hotel, and all entries go into a drawing for movie tickets.

1. City officials are proposing a tax measure that will pay for renovation of Riverfront Park and

A. An upgrade of the city’s stormwater system

B. Pay for more police officers

C. Pay for expanded hours at city libraries

D. Pay to improve city streets

E. All of the above

2. Bill Robinson has been at the top of Doomsday Hill during Bloomsday for more than two decades dressed as what?

A. Thor

B. A vulture

C. A salmon

D. Superman

E. He doesn’t dress up, he just sprays runners with a hose

3. Coeur d’Alene is considering a police substation

A. At North Idaho College

B. At Dalton Gardens

C. On East Sherman Avenue

D. At Fernan Lake

E. On West Riverstone Drive

4. Microsoft discovered a major flaw in the Internet Explorer browser that

A. Restricts searches to U.S. sites

B. Makes a person’s address list available to third parties

C. Allows hackers to take over a person’s computer

D. Automatically shares search information with Google’s Chrome browser

E. Gives search priority to porn sites

5. Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed Mary Yu to the state Supreme Court. She is the court’s first

A. Asian-American

B. Latina

C. Openly gay member

D. All of the above

E. None of the above

Check your work

Find answers, explanations and last week’s winners on Page B3.


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