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Seibert, Richter receive crowns at Dairy Banquet

Photo provided Allyson Seibert (right) was crowned the Wadena County Dairy Princess at an event March 12. Sara Bain Richter, left, was crowned an ambassador.

Food and fellowship brought many from the area to Donovan Hall in Wadena on Saturday night, March 12, to the annual Wadena County Dairy Princess Banquet.

Allyson Seibert was crowned the Wadena County Dairy Princess and will be eligible to compete for one of the 12 Princess Kay finalist positions during the Princess Kay May Event training seminar May 20-22 at the College of St. Ben's in St. Joseph. Seibert will be working throughout the year with dairy promotions, media communications and making presentations at elementary schools.

Sara Bain Richter was crowned as the Wadena County Ambassador and will work at the county level throughout the next year. Ambassadors will learn valuable promotion techniques and how to convey themselves better with the public while representing the dairy farmers of the county.

County chairman Dan Middendorf emceed the event and a couple dairy farmer dads cleaned up nice to escort in their candidate daughters.