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The Big Cheesy underway in Ellsworth

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The annual Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival is in full swing this weekend at East End Park in East Ellsworth.

The theme is for the 13th annual Cheese Curd Fest is "Welcome to The Big Cheesy", styling the festival to a New Orleans's Mardi Gras.


Saturday's events included the kid's parade, antique tractor show, 3-on-3 basketball tournament and 5k run. There was also live entertainments and plenty of food, games and display booths as well.

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Sean Scallon
Sean Scallon has been a reporter and Sports Editor at the Pierce County Herald newspaper in Ellsworth since 1998. He holds a bachelors degree in communication arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He's also worked at newspapers in Glenwood City, Wisconsin; Marion, Illinois and Shawano, Wisconsin. Sean also works as a sports reporter for other newspapers and websites in RiverTown Multimedia from River Falls to Hudson to New Richmond and Red Wing.
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