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Dairy royalty recognized at weekend banquet


Dairy royalty recognized

at weekend banquet

PIERZ — The Crow Wing County Dairy industry and its supporters recognized dairy royalty Saturday at the Pierz Ballroom. Shantel Koering, Ft. Ripley, retained her title of Senior Dairy princess and will go on to compete for Princess Kay of the Milky Way in May. Veronica Nelson, Brainerd, remains the junior dairy Princess. Josh Studniski, Fort Ripley, and Raychel Raddatz, Brainerd, were named dairy ambassadors, with Alyson Koering, Fort Ripley, and Anna Young, Pierz, assistant ambassadors. Veronica Nelson was chosen Miss Congeniality.

The Milk Pitcher Award was presented to Jennifer Kovacik who teaches second grade at Lake Region Christian School. Pizza Ranch of Baxter was awarded the Golden Butterknife Award for serving real dairy products.

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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