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Schubbe secures victory in spelling bee round 7


The Pine River-Backus School District Spelling Bee was neck and neck for three rounds before the first contestant was eliminated with the word “pastel,” after which the contestants began falling like dominoes.

Grade 6 representative Brady Kilchesky came to a “logical” end when he spelled it “logically,” and grade 7 contestant Travis Tschida met his match when he stumbled over “stubble,” both in round four.

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