Winners have been announced in different categories for events associated with the 2011 Winter Days celebration held in West Fargo and promoted by the West Fargo Park District.
Sledding Parade: Most creative, Mora Sanders, most bundled up, Micaela Goroski, most colorful, Macey Tong, and best decorated, Lauren Sanders.
Snowflake Search: Snowflake A was found by Cheryl and John Asmund in the dugout at Elmwood Park. They won the Eagle Run Plaza Package. Snowflake B was found by Kevin Hofstad in a tree trunk at Armour Park. He won the $100 Petro Serve Gift Card. Snowflake C was found by Emma Rogen at the south outlook at Charleswood. She won the $150 Hornbacher's Gift Card. Snowflake D was found by Gunner Endres of West Fargo at the Rendezvous Park sign just north of Aurora School. He won a $150 gift card to Hornbacher's. Snowflake E has been found by Blake and Lincoln Haugen at the Water Tower by the Towers Soccer Complex. They won the Restaurant package.
Snowshoe Race: Ages 7 and under, first place, Mya Wygawoski; second place, Mora Sanders; third place, Lauren Sanders; ages 8-12, first place, Phillip Wygawoski; second place, Patrick Wirries; third place, Caroline Wirries; 13 and older, first place, George Windus; second place, Joanna Wygawoski; third place, sJoan Windus.
Photo Contest Winners: Best Youth Action/Activity Photo (Summer), Best Youth Action/Activity Photo (Winter), Best Scenic Park Photo (Summer), and Most Creative Photo, all Dave Stark; Best Scenic Park Photo (Winter), Melva Boe.
Coloring Contest: Preschool, Katie Teidman; Kindergarten, Ella Erickstad; first grade, Grant Warkenthen, second grade, Megan Olson; third grade, Jaiden Fisher.
Snow Golf Tournament: Men's Division: first, Rich Osborne; second, John Wirries; third, Patrick Wirries; Women's Division: first, Tracey Wirries; second, Caroline Wirries; third, Whitney Hofstad.
West Fargo's Best Chili Cook-off: first, Donna Symanietz; second, Jan Bridgeford; third, Scott Schmidt.
Winter Days Word Scramble: Joyal Kackman and Penny Soucy.