Crossword puzzle

The Alert’s second annual 100-clue crossword is in this newspaper edition and can be found on Page A8. All the clues relate to current events and the history of Chetek and the surrounding area.

Those who accurately complete the crossword puzzle and return it to the Chetek Alert office by 4 p.m. on Friday, March 12, will be entered into a chance to win $50 in cash. The winner will be drawn from completed entries, so don’t forget to include your name and phone number on the crossword.

The winner and answer key will be published in the Wednesday, March 17, newspaper.

Don’t pull out your hair on this crossword. Give us a call or email editor@thechetekalert.com if you get stuck; we can offer a hint. Many history clues were referenced from Pages from the Past, by Hazel M. Calhoun, and History of Barron County Wisconsin, edited by Newton S. Gordon.

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