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NHS announces duck race, raffle winners
by Tribune Staff
Aug 31, 2011 | 2593 views | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend | print
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Rubber ducks pile up at the finish line in the Truckee River in downtown Reno during Sunday’s race to benefit the Nevada Humane Society.
Tribune/Nathan Orme Rubber ducks pile up at the finish line in the Truckee River in downtown Reno during Sunday’s race to benefit the Nevada Humane Society.
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RENO — The Nevada Humane Society held its second annual duck race and festival on Sunday. For $5 each, 13,472 ducks were adopted and then raced down the Truckee River in Wingfield Park for a chance to win a variety of prizes. Proceeds from the adoptions went to NHS.

Below is a list of race and raffle winners:

Prizes for fastest ducks

1st place – Washington, D.C. Adventure winner: Kelly Zimmerman

2nd place – Northern Sierra Getaway winner: James Liston

3rd place – Pampered Pet package winner: Julie Roberts

4th place – Dine Around Reno-Tahoe winner: Karen LeMay

5th place – The Great Reno Balloon Race Experience winner: Alicia Skolak

Raffle winners

Fetch Pet Care Gift Certificate winner: Melanie Nelson

Pet Gift Basket by Kim Drake winner: Martha Kapeghian

Duck Race & Festival Gift Basket by NHS winner: Julie Silva

Reno eNVy $20 gift certificate winner: Kim Lemon

Scraps at Sparks Marina $100 gift certificate winner: Mirita Hooker

Reno Bighorns center seat tickets winner: Darcy Chappel

The Great Reno Balloon Races Experience by Monica Jaye winner: Earlene Douglas

Pie-Face Pizza Company $25 gift certificate winner: William Ball

Sportif USA $200 gift certificate winner: Pete Magee

Trader Joe’s gift bags winner: Aquila Nelson

Natural Balance gift basket winner: Sarah Peterson

X Marks the Spot $100 gift certificate winner: Ken Peterson

Strandz Salon $30 gift certificate winner: Jerry Morris

Reno eNVy $20 gift certificate winner: Steve Wright

Several raffle winners have yet to be confirmed. There was no winner of the $490,000 prize, sponsored by Walmart.
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