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Ice Palace in Riverfront Park delayed by weather

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Above average temperatures in Spokane are causing the Ice Palace to delay opening. Above average temperatures in Spokane are causing the Ice Palace to delay opening.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

Spokane has seen above average temperatures for awhile now, and because of that, the outdoor ice rink, the Ice Palace in Riverfront Park, will be at least a week late on their opening day. 

The city needs temperatures below 55 degrees during the day, and freezing temperatures at night before it can start flooding the rink. 

The manager of Riverfront Park, Sam Song, said that he just has to wait on the weather. There are a couple leagues that can't start without that ice. Ice hockey leagues play there along with the curling leagues. Those players are going to have their games and practices postponed until the ice is ready

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