1st Place Best Ribs was E&M Services. Pictured with the trophy are Robert Stone, Kim Dobbyn, Molly Dobbyn, Jim Dobbyn, Molly Soleim, Pete Vogel, James Netzer, Lan Brothers, Chris Cloud and Seth Cole. (Photo by Kathy Taylor)
The Watford City Chamber of Commerce held their Best of the West Ribfest Aug. 9 on Main Street. A total of 7,073.66 pounds of ribs were cooked by 22 teams. Officials estimated 10,000 people attended the event. The money raised will go to the Veterans Home in Lisbon, ND.
Carl E. Rogen Post 29/IBEW took 2nd place. Pictured are (L-R) Lance Renvile, Sharon Leiseth, Lyle Leiseth, Rick Pokrzywinski, Shannon Seiler, John Carns, Tina Wahus, James Wahus, Glenn Wahus. (Photo submitted)