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PRDBA photo contest winners announced

Winners of the winter/spring Park Rapids Downtown Business Association photo contest are Jennifer Bateman and Christine Rausch of Park Rapids and Holly Firehammer of Deep Haven. Max Bailey Photography sponsored the contest and awarded a professionally finished, 11x14-inch print of the winning photograph in each of three categories: Park Rapids Area Lake Scenes, Recreation and Wildlife and Main Street Scenes.

You can view the winning entries as well as all of the photo contest submissions by visiting and clicking on the Photo Contest link.

Photo submissions are now being accepted for the summer/fall 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 at The submission deadline is Nov. 30, 2014.

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