Congratulations Weekly News Quiz Winner!

Congratulations to Lexi Y., a 5th-grade student at New Haven Elementary School, for winning this week’s News Quiz. Lexi's name was selected from 132 students who submitted answers in the Quiz. She wins a $15 gift certificate to Imo’s Pizza in Washington and Union, our sponsor for this week’s Missourian In Education News Quiz, based on news in the Nov. 25-26 weekend issue of The Missourian.

Here are the answers to last week’s quiz:

How many food items did local Boy Scouts collect in their 33rd food drive and where will these be donated?

The local scouts collected 65,577 food items and will donate them to local food pantries.

What inspired Washington High School graduate Dr. Matthew Goers to become a doctor?

He went on humanitarian trips to other countries with his mother, Dr. Kathy Lentz, and as a 12-year-old saw the difference medicine can make in people’s lives.

That will Missouri’s minimum wage raise to next year?

Missouri’s minimum wage will raise to $7.85 an hour in 2018.

Thanks for taking our News Quiz this week