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Winning parade floats announced

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The Pine River Chamber of Commerce announces the following winners from the Summerfest Parade held on Saturday, June 29:

Best Organizational Unit: Pine River-Backus Schools

Best Commercial Unit: Ole & Lena’s Sweet Revenge

Best Color Guard/Veterans Unit: American Legion Riders No. 134, Walker, Minnesota

Best Chamber of Commerce Float: Nimrod Jubilee

Most Comical Unit: Waste Partners

Mayor’s Choice: Cass County 4-H

Pine River Royalty Choice: Classic & Antique Tractor Group

Judge’s Choice: First National Bank of Walker-Jenkins Branch

Best Horse Unit: Jess Hanneken, Miss Minnesota Teen Rodeo Queen

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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