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West River Livestock Show Kicks Off

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Ranchers from across North Dakota are in Dickinson this weekend showing off their best cattle at the West River Livestock Show. The show started today at the Dickinson State Indoor Rodeo Arena.

The judge gave out the Supreme Champion award this afternoon to the best bull and heifer.

The youth events will run all day tomorrow, with awards presented at 3 p.m.

The Dickinson Chamber of Commerce Ag Committee sponsors the show.

"It's been going on 35 years, we've got 20 exhibitors here. We'll be giving away a supreme bull champion and female. Really neat awards that are a really big deal for these ranchers that raise these livestock," says Cooper Whitman, Dickinson Chamber of Commerce.

The event is free and open to the public. It starts up again at 9 a.m. tomorrow.

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