Elk Mound native a finalist for Alice-in-DairylandWestern Wisconsin News
-- Wisconsin’s 65th Alice-in-Dairyland will be chosen this week.
Wisconsin’s 65th Alice-in-Dairyland will be chosen this week. Six finalists will compete for the title, which includes a one-year term as the state Agriculture Department’s ambassador for Wisconsin food products.
Grant County is hosting this year’s selecting process. It starts Thursday, when the finalists tour local agricultural business. They’ll undergo a series of tests that include interviews, speeches, and more. The finals will be on Saturday night at UW-Platteville, and the winner will replace Katie Wirkus.
The six Alice finalists are Ann Marie Ames of Janesville, Rachel Erickson of Oshkosh, Danielle Hammer of Beaver Dam, Sarah Holm of Elk Mound, Amy Manske of Green Bay, and Rochelle Ripp of Lodi.