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Winner of JoDee Messina VIP Tickets named

Kevin Billingston of Cottage Grove, Minn. has won four free VIP tickets to the Jo Dee Messina concert June 28 at the Pierce County Fairgrounds in Ellsworth. The concert is a part of the Ellsworth Cheese Curd Festival which takes place June 26-29.

Billingston's name was drawn from the many contest entries submitted to Rivertowns Newspaper Group, which sponsored the contest.

Persons can still purchase VIP and general admission tickets Jo Jo Jewlery and Gifts in Ellsworth or by calling 715.273.5171 or by going online to the Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce website at

The concert is sponsored by the Ellsworth Funsters, Helmer Printing, Ellsworth Chamber of Commerce, The Pioneer Press and The RiverTown Newspaper Group.