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Hailey Thielke wins Talent Show to help kick off 2011 Prairie Pioneer Days in Morris

Hailey Thielke won first place in the 2011 Kiwanis Talent Show finals, held Friday night at East Side Park in Morris.

Thielke performed a dance and took home $500 for her efforts.

The dance group, We Gets Up, placed second and received $300.

Mitch Finzel placed third and won $100 for his dramatic reading.

A total of 11 acts performed as part of the final Talent Show. Talent show finalists now have the option of performing at the Stevens County Fair in August.

Check the Prairie Pioneer Days blog for a complete schedule for the weekend.