ERMU has holiday lighting contest

Do you like to put up big displays of holiday lighting outside your home?

Elk River Municipal Utilities (ERMU) is having a holiday lighting contest for people within its electric service territory.

Applications are available at ERMU, 13069 Orono Parkway, Elk River, or online at Application deadline is Dec. 7.

There are five categories:

•Grand Prize: $125

•First Runner-up: $75

•Second Runner-up: $50

•Most Creative: $50

•LED Lighting: $50