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Letter to the editor

By Staff | May 24, 2008

To the EDN:

We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who volunteered to assist with the High School Rodeo held in Estherville on May 3-4. Without your help the rodeo would not have been the success it was this year. The weather was nasty on Friday, but Saturday morning the sun was shining and Sunday’s weather was even better. The competitors enjoyed the enthusiasm shown to them from our community. Thank you to Estherville and surrounding area.

Also, a big thank you to the following sponsors: Woody’s Pizza, Sleep Inn, KILR Radio station, Roy’s Auto, Springer Propane, Mother Nature’s Restaurant & Lounge, NorthStar Bank & Agency, Servpro of Estherville & Lakes Area, Valley Contracting, Inc., Edward Jones Investment.

Pioneer Hi-Bred International – Joel Fisher, Subway, Alco, Emmet County State Bank, Skateland/Noodle D.J. Com, Elks BPO Lodge, Okoboji GM Toyota, BASF Plant Science, Emmet County Farm Bureau and Financial Services, Circle G Supply of Emmetsburg.

Asmus Farm Supply, SYSAG-Scott Jensen, Building Centers of Estherville and Emmetsburg, Bank Plus, Watonwan Farm Service of Dolliver, McGregor Accounting of Armstrong, Super 8 Motel, Polaris Industries Inc., Hardee’s, Houseman Oil.

Iowa Lakes Community College, Pepsi Americas, O’Sell Realty & Insurance of Dolliver, Estherville Implement, Employees Credit Union, Iowa Lakes Electric Coop., Jacobson Insurance Ltd., Jensen Stores, Inman Electric, Napa Auto of Emmetsburg.

Iowa Trust & Savings Bank of Emmetsburg, Ace Hardware, McDonald’s of Emmetsburg, Wal-Mart of Spirit Lake, Sievert’s, Greig & Co., Estherville Printing, Grand 3 Theatres, Emmet County Ag Show, City of Estherville.

Estherville Ambulance, Ernie Williams, LTD, Christensen Construction, Dr. Arlyn Omtvedt DVM, Don’s Graphics, Estherville Lincoln Central, Regional Wellness Center, Pizza Hut, Fareway of Estherville, Spirit Lake & Emmetsburg, HyVee of Estherville & Spirit Lake.

Food Pride of Emmetsburg, Dollar General of Estherville and Emmetsburg, Barnes Rodeo Stock and the Estherville Daily News for its excellent coverage of the rodeo.

Again, a huge Thank YOU to all of the volunteers and sponsors who gave of their time and resources.

Estherville Saddle Club

Georgia Whitehouse