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Giant pumpkin tips scale at 1,013 pounds

Post-Bulletin staff

Here are the results of the annual Southern Minnesota Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off, held at Super Fresh Produce in Austin on Saturday:

First place: Carolyn Heyne of Rochester, 1,013.5 pounds. Second place: George Heyne of Rochester, 1,009 pounds. Third place: Chris Schultz of Decorah, Iowa, 984 pounds. Fourth place: Dave Bhaskaran of Rochester, 980 pounds. Fifth place: Jim Courson of Viola, 875.5 pounds. Sixth place: Robert Wodele of Reeds Landing, 843.5 pounds. Seventh place: Maureen Bhaskaran of Rochester, 833.4 pounds. Eighth place: Brett Schultz of Decorah, Iowa, 738 pounds. Ninth place: John Wilke of Viola, 602 pounds. 10th place: Glen Wiesjhan of Owatonna, 451.5 pounds.

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