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Classes resume Tuesday after West Liberty-Salem HS shooting

What’s your favorite Kings Island ride?


Thrill seekers, rejoice. The “other” opening day is almost here.

Kings Island opens for the season on Friday, April 18.

Look ahead to summer and get caught up on the latest Kings Island news in one place online only at www.springfieldnewssun.com/go/kingsisland. Follow our coverage on Twitter via #kingsisland.

We’re also asking readers to tell us your favorite roller coaster ride. Vote in our poll online at the same website. The poll closes at 10 p.m. Wednesday, April 16. We’ll share the results in print and online on Friday, April 18.

The amusement and water park first opened in 1972. Fifteen roller coasters, including the new Banshee ride, sit on 364 acres in Mason, in Warren County.

Kings Island is owned by Cedar Fair Entertainment Co.



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