Local students place in poster contest

Two students at Meadowvale Elementary School in Elk River are among the winners in the Sherburne Soil and Water Conservation District’s second annual poster contest.

Meadowvale students Alexandra Silvola placed second and Sawyer Hahn, third. First-place winner was Ariana Steele of Princeton Intermediate. Trent Ouellette, also of Princeton Intermediate, finished fourth.

The contest was for fifth-grade students in Sherburne County. More than 150 posters were submitted. The theme was Healthy Soils Are Full of Life.