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Great flying pumpkins! Edgerton festival features launching contest

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EDGERTON — Do you bake up a mean pumpkin or apple pie? Think you can find your way through a corn maze? Ever wondered what happens when a pumpkin is hurled through the air at a high speed?


Then a visit to the fifth annual Rock River Pumpkin Festival is in order on Saturday.

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Beth Rickers
Beth Rickers is the veteran in the newspaper staff with 25 years as the Daily Globe's Features Editor. Interests include cooking, traveling and beer tasting and making with her home-brewing husband, Bryan. She writes an Area Voices blog called Lagniappe, which is a Creole term that means "a little something extra." It can be found at  
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