Photo contest winners announced for 2019 calendar

The 2019 calendar showcases winners of Cuivre River's annual photo contest. Cash prizes were awarded for the top “Best of Show” and “Best Young Photographer” entries.

For “Best of Show,” first place went to Carolyn Schlueter of St. Charles. Charles Marks of Wright City took second place and Tracy Martin of Silex received third place.

In the “Best Young Photographer” category open to youth ages 18 and younger, Hannah Wilmes of Wentzville placed first. Sydney Bakker of Troy was second and Kaitlyn Johnson of Wright City placed third.

Click here to download the 2019 calendar

Other photos chosen for the calendar were submitted by Holly Lang, Old Monroe; Terry Stone, Eolia; Vicki Pitti, Winfield; Matthew Reis, Marthasville; Amanda Heitkoetter, Foristell; and Diana Dierberg, New Melle.

The photos were chosen from among contest entries submitted by Cuivre River Electric members.

Calendars can be picked up at the Troy headquarters, 1112 E. Cherry St., or the Lake Saint Louis branch, 8757 Highway N while supplies last. Both office lobbies are open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.