Echo Press Ice Out Contest winner announced (w/video)
The ice was officially off Lake L'Homme Dieu as of Tuesday, April 23. And the winner of the Echo Press Ice Out Contest is...
...you'll have to watch the video to find out.
There were more than 600 entries in this year's contest with ice out dates ranging from March 26 to May 27. There were 36 people who tied with the correct date of April 23. Read the Friday, April 26, Echo Press for more details on the ice out.
The grand prize for this year's contest was a kayak and paddle valued at $900, provided by Fleet Farm in Alexandria. Also runners-up this year won gift certificates from participating merchants. The full list of winners will be printed in next Wednesday's, May 1, issue of the Echo Press.