On behalf of UMC Student Activities, we’d like to thank all the businesses that participated this year in the 4th annual Paint the Town event for Homecoming. Businesses across town took part in the friendly competition decorating their offices and storefronts in maroon and gold to celebrate this year’s Homecoming theme: Bleed Maroon, Finish Gold.

    On behalf of UMC Student Activities, we’d like to thank all the businesses that participated this year in the 4th annual Paint the Town event for Homecoming. Businesses across town took part in the friendly competition decorating their offices and storefronts in maroon and gold to celebrate this year’s Homecoming theme: Bleed Maroon, Finish Gold.

     There were 16 participating businesses this year, and every one of them showed their Golden Eagle Pride. We would like to thank the following participants: the Crookston Chamber and Visitors Bureau, Crookston City Hall, State Farm, the Crookston Daily Times, Opticare, Hardware Hank, Agassiz Federal Credit Union, the Crookston Inn, Biermaier Chiropractic Clinic, LeBlanc Realty, Ampride, Brandner Printing, Shear Sisters, Happy Joe’s, Bremer Bank, and the Irishman’s Shanty.

     The winning businesses this year received a $200 gift card to the UMC Bookstore, family passes to UMC sporting events, and a pizza party catered by UMC dining services. Our winning businesses this year were: 1st place – Brandner Printing, 2nd place – Biermaier Chiropractic Clinic, 3rd place – LeBlanc Realty. We look forward to next year’s Homecoming Paint the Town event!

Megan Schultz