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The spelling bee winners from twelve different elementary and middle schools from across Fremont County competed for the chance to advance to the Wyoming State Spelling Bee today, February 26th, in the Lander Valley High School auditorium.

Advancing to the state competition include: 1st – Aidan Jones from Trinity Luthern School, 2nd – Nora Pfister from Riverton Middle School, 3rd – Peter Corbett from Trinity Luther School, 4th – Emily Anderson from Lander Middle School, and 5th – Cali Pingafore from Trinity Luther School.

Winners: (L-R) Cali Pingafore, Emily Anderson, Peter Corbett, Nora Pfister, Aidan Jones

The five winners from today’s Fremont County Spelling Bee head to Western Wyoming Community College in Rock Springs on March 21st for the statewide competition.

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