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Ryan Valencio, 14, stuff his mouth with the sweet taste of apple pie during a pie-eating competition at Algona Days on Sunday. Valencio and his group devoured their share of apple pies. The two-day festival included plenty of food and games, dancing and even lawn mower races.  - Gary Kissel/Reporter
Ryan Valencio, 14, stuff his mouth with the sweet taste of apple pie during a pie-eating competition at Algona Days on Sunday. Valencio and his group devoured their share of apple pies. The two-day festival included plenty of food and games, dancing and even lawn mower races.
— image credit: Gary Kissel/Reporter

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