Wildfire Awareness Month Coloring Contest winners announced

01 June 2017

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The Division of Wildland Fire announced the South Dakota Wildfire Awareness Month’s Coloring Contest winners: Layla Norrie of Box Elder, from the 3-7 age group, whose entry is pictured, and Paden Belkham of Blundt, for the 8-12 age group. Both will be awarded a plush Smokey Bear toy. The contest theme this year was “Be Ember Aware,” which encourages members of the community to learn about the danger of embers during a wildfire and what they can do to reduce the risk. There were 333 total entries. Courtesy photo