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Thursday, August 18, 2016
published daily from 8am Lincoln, Illinois

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The Farm Bureau Young Leaders group recently held a golf outing with proceeds raised going to the Lincoln Logan County Food Pantry. This week Eli Klokkenga (left) and Matt Wrage (right) presented a check to Norm Newhouse of the Logan County Food Pantry in the amount of $8,567. Read more about this fundraiser and how the money will be utilized in today's edition of Lincoln Daily News.

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Today's LDN Balloon Trivia Quiz question:

2013 marked the 25th year for Hot Air Balloons at the annual Lincoln Art and Balloon Festival.  Who cut the ribbon at the airport that year?

Email your answer before 8 a.m. Friday, August 19th to

Question and answer from Wednesday, August 17th

What year did the balloon launches move to the Logan County Airport?  --  2005
From LDN archives:  The best-ever Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival under way   and   Pictures from the Friday launch

Wednesday winner:  Mary Conrady


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