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Steeleville Chamber of Commerce Christmas lighting winners

  • Pictured is the home of Larry and Kathy Ruebke, who won the Steeleville Chamber of Commerce Christmas lighting contest.

    Pictured is the home of Larry and Kathy Ruebke, who won the Steeleville Chamber of Commerce Christmas lighting contest.
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By Staff Report
updated: 12/24/2016 11:32 PM

The Steeleville Chamber of Commerce recently announced its Christmas lighting contest winners. First place went to Larry and Kathy Ruebke (404 Queen Ann Cr.), who won $100 for their entry, which included an inflatable Santa and a projector screen in one window that appeared to show a real-life Santa lurking about.

Other winners were Kim Czapla (second place, 905 W. Shawneetown Tr.), Scott Miller (third place, 401 S. Garfield St.), Dawn Grefe (fourth place, 310 W. Herald St.) and Barry Guebert (fifth place, 810 E. Sunset St.).

Second place took home $80, while third place ($65), fourth place ($45) and fifth place ($35) also had cash prizes.