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Crow Wing County officials recently the following winners from the 2011 Crow Wing County Fair:

Fine Arts

Sweepstakes winners — Baking - Betty Johnson; Canning -Tim Coughlin; Quilts -Linda Forsythe; Hobbies, crafts and Art-Eric Waller; Photography-Dawn Hines.

Youth Arts 

Sweepstakes winner-Gracie Stevenson.

PRE SCHOOL—Grand Champion-John Paul Benson; Reserve Champion-Elijah House.

KINDERGARTEN — Grand Champion-Sarah Lauer; Reserve Champion-Tucker Keysor.

FIRST GRADE — Grand Champion-Mitchell Neumann; Reserve Champion-Alexis Schroer.

SECOND GRADE — Grand Champion-Anna Carlson; Reserve Champion-Kelsie Cummings.

THIRD GRADE — Grand Champion-Elizabeth Studniski; Reserve Champion-Reese Wicklund.

FOURTH GRADE — Grand Champion-Gracie Stevenson. Reserve Champion-Ethan Erfurth.

FIFTH GRADE — Grand Champion-Josiah Wood; Reserve Champion-Caitlyn Searles.

SIXTH GRADE — Grand Champion-Nicholas Stange; Reserve Champion-Kenna Yutzenka.

SEVENTH GRADE — Grand Champion-Dawson Hughes; Reserve Champion-Andrew Thompson.

EIGHTH GRADE — Grand Champion-Justin Warburton; Reserve Champion-Devin Wikstrom.

NINTH GRADE — Grand Champion-Katie Pernula; Reserve Champion-Paige Thompson.

Youth Project Work - Grades 7,8,& 9

Grand Champion-Devin Wikstrom; Reserve Champion-Cassandra Daiker.

Open Class Dairy: Overall Champion – Art Stumpf.

Open Class Beef: Overall Champion – Kaylee Kathrein.

Open Class Sheep: Overall Champion – Isaiah Bauck.

Open Class Goats: Overall Champion – Alicia Moe.

Open Class Swine: Overall Champion – Stafford Thompson.

Open Class Poultry: Overall Champion – Thomas Eschenbacher.

Open Class Rabbits: Overall Champion-Kati Hubbard.


Dairy: Overall Champion-Brandon Moe.

Rabbits: Overall Champion-Raychel Raddatz.

Poultry: Overall Champion-Raychel Raddatz.

Goats: Overall Champion-Veronica Nelson.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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