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Published September 02 2011

Fargo man wins car, 20 others win $100

BARNESVILLE, Minn. – A Fargo man was this year’s winner of the Lions Club car giveaway at the annual Barnesville Potato Days Celebration.

Jim Boulger won a 2011 Ford Focus through a raffle held by the Lions Club.

Boulger initially committed to buying three tickets for $150 but changed his mind and bought the entire book of five tickets for $250, a news release stated.

The last ticket in the book was the winner.

The Lions Club also raffled off 20 prizes of $100 each. Winners of those prizes were:

Lori Hansen, Tara Kempfer, Brian Scheffler, Judy Ciaglia, Reggie Bach, Jamie Swenson, Betty Richards, Dale Velo, Lavonne Kostrzewskei, Judy Siggerud, Stan Andrist, Shana Cihak, Kevin Card, Steve Krebs, Lori Cook, Jim Kempfer, Ed Askegaard, Dan Noreen, Kevin Krabbenhoft, and Fred Dahnke.

The Lions Club sold 550 raffle tickets. Proceeds are planned to be used by the club for various causes in the community reflecting the motto, “We Serve.”