Putting the pedal to metal
A sanctioned pedal pull in the parking lot of the Pamida parking lot Saturday afternoon attracted 34 kids and five adult men.
Pedal pulling had been part of a cornhusking contest Gothenburg hosted several years ago and the event continues at Harvest Festival.
The top three finishers in each age group earned a trip to the 2013 Nebraska State Fair.
Results are as follows:
Age 4—Girls: 1. Gabby Schriner, 2. Payten Peterson.
Age 4—Boys: 1. Carson Reiman, 2. Axel Jorgenson, 3. Dempsey Edgins.
Age 5—Boys: 1. Cole Fernau
Age 6—Girls: 1. Ashlyn Richeson, 2. Natalie Schriner.
Age 6—Boys: 1. Cole Atkinson, 2. Blake Gronewold, 3. Caleb Butler.
Age 7—Girls: 1. Lili Tracci.
Age 7—Boys: 1. Brandon Schriner.
Age 8—Girls: 1. Nola Young, 2. Gracie White, 3. Helene Keiser.
Age 8—Boys: 1. Quintin Nissen.
Age 9—Boys: 1. Riley Baker, 2. Carsten Graves.
Age 10—Girls: 1. Asura Nissen, 2. Tessa Oliver, 3. Madeline Jorgenson.
Age 10—Boys: 1. Ryan Brown, 2. Trenton Peterson.
Age 11—Girls: 1. Savannah Peterson.
Age 11—Boys: 1. Heath Keiser.
Adults—Men: 1. John Butler, 2. Daniel Gronewold, 3. Phil Stieb.
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- Climate change site offers ways to reduce costs to ag
- Lake Helen progress from the air
- Locker room makeover for art, computer classes
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- West ward polling place changed