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100 years ago in Spokane: Ice cream sales soar as heatwave grips city

Spokane’s blistering heat wave continued without letup – and one local industry was reaping big profits. Spokane’s ice cream demand broke “all previous records,” according to the manager of one local ice cream company. He said he was making 3,000 gallons of ice cream every day.

McDonald’s offers free vanilla cones Sunday

But there's a catch-- it's only available through the McDonald's app. I love their vanilla cones and I like free food. Apps? Not so much. Do you have any food/restaurant apps on your phone?

Ice cream truck overheats in Pasco

No one was hurt Friday when an ice cream truck went up in flames in Pasco but the dramatic incident is causing plenty of anguish for ice cream fans.

Series of bombings kill nearly 40 people across Baghdad

A massive bombing by the Islamic State group outside a popular ice cream parlor in central Baghdad and a rush- hour car bomb in another downtown area killed at least 31 people Tuesday, Iraqi officials said.

Roger’s Ice Cream opens in Post Falls

Roger’s Ice Cream & Burgers opens (today) in its new 2,900-square-foot building at 403 N. Spokane St. (south of I-90) in Post Falls. Nils Rosdahl, of Business Bits/Coeur d'Alene Press, reports. Question: Any Roger's fans out there?

Two new ice cream shops share same CdA block

Abi’s Artisan Ice Cream and Sweet Peaks Ice Cream opened within a week of each other on North Fourth Street. But, “There’s no such thing as too much ice cream.”

Edible balloons, frozen treats: Ice Cream Museum is coolest

Move over Willy Wonka. A temporary museum dedicated to all things ice cream is treating visitors to edible balloons, a Chocolate Chamber, a “swim” in a pool of faux rainbow sprinkles and, of course, scoops of heavenly ice cream.