Local Power Points winner announced

Don Olson of New Ulm was the local winner of last week’s winner of the Power Points Pro Football picking contest with 108 points. Olson wins $10 in local chamber bucks.

The national winner of $1,000 was Michael Parsnick, of Niagara Falls, NY, who tallied 120 of the possible 136 points to record first-place honors.

Look for contest information in the sports section every Tuesday during the NFL regular season. Fill out the weekly picks and drop them off or mail them to The Journal, 303 North Minnesota Street, New Ulm, Mn. 56073.

Local winners will be announced each Thursday and they will be awarded $10 in chamber bucks, and local contestants are eligible for the nation-wide $1,000 prize every week.