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PRDBA announces photo contest winners

Barbra Wicks won in the Area Lake Scenes category. She took the photo “Splendid Sunrise” Nov. 5 on Fish Hook Lake.

Winners of the Park Rapids Downtown Business Association's summer/fall photo contest are Barbra Wicks of Park Rapids and Judy Ballard of Osage.

Max Bailey Photography sponsors the contest and awards a professionally finished, 11-by-14-inch mounted picture of the winning photograph in each of three categories: Park Rapids Area Lake Scenes, Recreation and Wildlife and Main Street Scenes.

Winning entries as well as all of the photo contest submissions can be viewed by visiting and clicking on the "Photo Contest" link.

Photo submissions are now being accepted for the winter/spring contest, again being sponsored by Max Bailey Photography. Amateur and professional photographers are welcome to participate. Contest rules, guidelines and the photo entry form are available on the website. The submission deadline is April 30, 2017.

The contest is intended to capture and celebrate the beauty and unique character of Park Rapids and the surrounding area.