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Best essay wins area wedding package

The answer to having the wedding of your dreams is just a 300-word essay away.

Tells us your story. "Why do you deserve a destination dream wedding in the beautiful lakes area of Northwestern Minnesota?"

Your essay will be judged by a panel of three married couples that each has celebrated over 30 years of marriage. Your love story essay will be judged on the merit of how creatively you explain why you deserve to be the grand prize winner.

Enchanting Events by Melissa LLC, of Vergas, is offering the opportunity for you to win a destination dream wedding on July 4, 2009. The all inclusive wedding offers, invitations, photography, floral, ceremony and reception venues, catered reception, tiered wedding cake, three night stay at Long Lake Resort, Vergas, and an engaged couple wedding Web pages.

Deadline is Oct. 31. For official rules and regulations visit Each entrant will be notified via e-mail of receipt of essay.