Event winners at Mille Lacs Fair

The following are winners in various events at this year’s Aug. 8-11 Mille Lacs Fair.
Truck pull, put on by Heartland Truck Pullers
Improved stock 5,800 pounds – Josh Rauch, Little Falls
Improved stock 6,200 pounds – Kenny Jensen, Princeton
Pro stock 5,800 pounds – Jason Schindler, Holdingford
Pro stock 6,200 pounds– Dan Vanderweyst, Foley
Street modified 5,800 and 6,200 pounds – Tim Carter, Big Lake
Open 5,800 and 6,200 pounds – Tim Carter, Big Lake
2.6 and 3.0 diesel – Jeff Misek, Princeton
Talent contest winners (they advance to state fair)
Pre teen (12 and under) – Alex and Drew Frantesl (vocal)
Teen division (13-18) Clair Coffee and Grace Gutlovies (vocal, instrumental)
Open division — Mark Fransen (vocal)
People’s Choice- Gary Eagan and Hayden Gutionics
Tractor pull
4,500 antique – Jesse Davis, 1946 Farmall
6,500 antique – Kendal Braun, Oliver 88
3,750 farm stock – Kris Moos, Farmall 300
9,000 farm stock – Tanner Nettestad, John Deere 4010
10,000 turbo farm stock – George Weidendorf, Intl. Harvester 1066
12,000 farm stock – Dan Kohnen, Intl. Harvester 1566
16,500 farm stock – Dan Kohnen, Intl. Harvester 1466
18,000 farm stock – Mark Kohnen, Intl. Harvester 1566
Exhibition – Mitch Santema, Cat 765
Demolition derby
Compact – Jeff Novitsky, 1985 Ford Mustang
Chain class – Troy Jenson, 1980 Chrysler New Yorker
Welded stock – 2000 Lincoln Town Car
Fiddle contest
(24 contestants)
Junior-junior (ages 9 and under) – Madeline Beckwith
Junior (ages 10-12) – Alex Ratz
Young adults – Elizabeth Smude
Advanced senior – Brian Farley
Twin fiddlers – Sedra Bistodeau and Clair Sayers
Open grand – Sedra Bistodeau

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