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Mt. Spokane gets a makeover

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MT. SPOKANE -

Brad McQuarrie, General Manager of Mt. Spokane Ski and Snowboard resort, has been busy re-modeling.

"It hasn't had a whole lot of improvements since the '60s or '70s, "said McQuarrie.  

And, after a long spring and summer, they're excited about a potentially long winter.

"We're skiers too" said McQuarrie, "It's hard to only ski for a few months for us."

He said last year was bad - they had only 60 days of skiing. The last time it was that bad was 2004-2005, where they had only 29 days of skiing. A good season of skiing - 100 days.

"We have no reason to believe that this year won't be at least an average snow year," said McQuarrie.

And, right now, Mt. Spokane is looking for folks to work this winter on the mountain - they are having a job fair where they're hoping to hire 300 workers, on November 7, from 8 a.m. to noon in the Main Lodge.

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