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Thanks for another successful tractor parade

The 2011 Becker County Fair's Tractor Parade was a very successful event. The Agribusiness Committee of the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce would like to thank the following businesses and individuals for sponsoring, organizing and participating in this important Fair and community event:

Adkins Equipment (Cliff Jr., Sheri, Amanda) Seaberg Oil Company (Val Seaberg), Hoffman's Town & Country Meats, The 2011 Becker County Fairboard, the Detroit Lakes Newspapers, the Forum, KDLM, the Becker County American Dairy Ass'n, Detroit Lakes Farnum Napa, Debbie Engstrom, Jean Hein, the Gunder Hanson Family (Tim Hanson), Fran DeCock, the Detroit Lakes Police Department, the Becker County Sheriff's Department, the Detroit Lakes FFA Chapter, Dean Nelson, Larry Jones, Doug Koenig, Duane Braseth and over 50 Tractor Drivers.

We would also like to thank the motorists for their patience, if they may have been delayed on our parade route.

We thank you again and look forward to next year's event. -- Kenneth Shroyer

(The letter was also signed by Bruce Hein, Roger Engstrom, Gerry Schram, Sam Rufer, Clayton Schott and Carrie Johnston)