Knutsons win Bowl Bash Contest

The winners of the Colfax Messenger’s ninth annual College Bowl Bash contest are from the same household. Keith and Julie Knutson of Colfax were the top two finishers.

Both correctly picked 13 of the 22 bowl games that were listed in this year’s contest but Keith won on the tiebreaker correctly choosing Georgia Tech as the winner. Keith will receive $25 for first and Julie $15 for second.

The Colfax Messenger would like to thank all the generous sponsors that made the 2016 football contest possible: Cedar Country Cooperative, Mike’s Auto Repair, Re/Max Real Estate, Karl’s Chevrolet, Kyle’s IGA Market, Colfax Animal Hospital, S.C., Dairy State Bank, Commercial Testing Lab and CTL Foods, Inc., Gilberts of Sand Creek, Bremer Bank, Colfax Health Mart Pharmacy, Keyes Chevytown, Sundstrom’s Septic Service, Independence State Bank, Northtown Ford, Mound’s View Store, SERVPRO of Barron, Dunn and Rusk Counties, Express Mart, Viking Bowl and Lounge, Morgen’s Auto Body, Whitetail Golf Course and Goodrich Trailer Sales.