IN?CONJUNCTION WITH Fire Prevention Week, the Sleepy Eye Fire Department held its annual fire prevention poster contest for area fifth graders. Pictured are the winners of the contest along with two Sleepy Eye firemen.


Beginning at left are firefighter Mike Hardin; Kyle Tauer, first place from St. Mary’s; Anna St. Peter, second place from St. Mary’s; Cassidy Hoffmann, third place from Sleepy Eye Public and fireman Kevin Hardin. Over 30 Sleepy Eye students competed, and the three winners won $25, $15 and $10 respectively.