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Here are the answers to this week’s quiz:

A demolition company is preparing to take down the old Washington Bridge. How can you get a chance at pushing “the button” to demolish the bridge? Who does this benefit?

You can buy a raffle ticket for a chance to “push the button” to demolish the old Washington Bridge. The raffle benefits Backstoppers.

Two open seats on the Washington School Board have candidates running uncontested. By law, what does this mean for the election for those jobs?

School districts are not required to hold an election if there are the same number of candidates as there are open seats, so there will not be an election for school board members. However, the District will have a bond issue on the ballot.

What is the minimum recommended amount of sleep each day for teenagers?

Teenagers should get a minimum of 8-10 hours of sleep daily according to sleep medicine physicians.

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