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Kossuth, Palo Alto To Host County Wide Breakfast On July 30

By Staff | Jul 21, 2009

The Kossuth/Palo Alto County Economic Development Corporation will hold its annual County Wide Breakfast on Thursday, July 30th from 7:00 -9:00 a.m. at the St. Michaels Parish Center in Whittemore. The theme for this year’s breakfast is “Good Morning Kossuth & Palo Alto Counties” and the guest speaker will be Gary Kroeger, former cast member of Saturday Night Live.

This year a raffle will be held with a chance to win one of five 16MG Apple iPods and the grand prize will be a Merchant Basket worth over $1,000 in gift items from various businesses throughout Kossuth and Palo Alto counties. Some of the Items in the basket include: savings bonds, prepaid credit cards, HP All-in-One Printer, inflatable water sports tube, tickets to Minnesota Twins game, golf balls, gift certificates at area businesses, ethanol gas gift certificate, tickets to shows at Wild Rose Casino just to name a few of the items. If your business is interested in donating items toward this merchant basket, please contact K/PACEDC at 515-295-7979.

To enter a chance to win one of these prizes, please contact K/PACEDC Board and Committee members, or call or stop by the K/PACEDC Office at 106 S. Dodge Street to purchase tickets. Cost of tickets are $10.00 each and you need not be present to win.

Maureen Elbert, Executive Director, explained ” I’m very excited about this year’s event and with Gary Kroeger as the guest speaker since his program will be involving participants at the County Wide Breakfast. I also want to thank area businesses for their generous support in donating gift items for our raffle drawing. We have had a wonderful response from businesses in both counties. We look forward to this year’s breakfast.”