Royal Credit Union Aquabug ‘Medallion’ Contest 2018

UPDATE: 2018 Royal Credit Union Aquabug Winner

The Aquafest committee and Royal Credit Union congratulates Dale and Sena Gavin from Cameron for finding the 2018 Aquabug medallion. They found the “bug” hiding on the edge of the Wild Rivers Trail under a pine tree just outside of Haugen at the intersection of 26 and three quarters street on Thursday afternoon June 7.

Following the clue that read...

“Not in this park...no toys for the kids...You’ll be “shocked” and surprised...how dynamic the sign bids...”

The winners intend to use the $1,000 cash prize for Home Improvements

The prize was awarded on Sunday June 10 by Aquafest board member Anne Gallagher and John Nelson from the Aquafest Committee and the sponsor representative - Jackie Molden Rice Lake Royal Credit Union Branch Supervisor.

The Aquafest Committee would like to thank Royal Credit Union for sponsoring the contest and local radio stations, WJMC, WKFX, and WAQE for airing the daily clues and the webmaster for posting the clues electronically on the official Aquafest Website, www.aquafestonline.com

2018 Aquabug Winner
2018 Aquabug Winner

Aquabug

Aquabug Medallion Contest:

Join in the celebration of the 2018 Aquafest celebration and hunt for the Royal Credit Union Aquabug Medallion. The ‘bug’ is hidden on public property within the Rice Lake Area School District. Clues are posted at 10:30am and 3:30pm daily at the Royal Credit Union Rice Lake office, announced on radio stations WJMC, WAQE, WKFX, and placed on the official website (www.aquafestonline.com) as time allows.

The finder receives $1,000 in cash, if turned in with-in 12 hours of finding and is wearing an Aquafest button. Non-members or Royal Credit Union members in good standing are eligible.

Please respect public property as you hunt for this years ‘bug’.

Aquabug Clues:

Clue #1 / June 1, 2018 / 10:30am:

You don’t need to be of Royal family…
To search for the bug and win the bug bounty…
But be ready to adjust, be aligned at this time…
‘Cause there’s plenty ways to tire as you search this part of the county…

Clue #2 / June 1, 2018 / 3:30pm:

Ship it, eat it…Oil it…wash it…
App it, rev it…Quiet it, Title it…
Sell it, buy it…Insure it, even drive it…
Whatever you do, Just do it!…

Clue #3 / June 2, 2018 / 10:30am:

Praying might help…
Spending a buck might, too…
Need a cut to clean up?…
You can be happy times two!…

Clue #4 / June 2, 2018 / 3:30pm:

Whether fresh or frozen…
You’ll like what you’ve chosen…
A new taste is what’s expected…
Don’t go east stay north as directed…

Clue #5 / June 3, 2018 / 10:30am:

No worries about poison…
It’s a snap relaxed branch…
You can buy or sell with good reason…
The Banker will without chance…

Clue #6 / June 3, 2018 / 3:30pm:

“Inclined to sleep or be alert”…
It’s your nature to be found…
It’s June Dairy Month right now…
Means plenty of surplus around…

Clue #7 / June 4, 2018 / 10:30am:

Stay calm and serene sisters and brothers…
Follow the messenger despite others…
Past the “pattern of small colors”…
And where you can store safe from others…

Clue #8 / June 4, 2018 / 3:30pm:

Past the Nunn and the school…
You’ve jigged a little north and then west…
Past the nets you will travel…
Up the hill is still best!…

Clue #9 / June 5, 2018 / 10:30am:

Can’t stop at the Ranch…
Yet it’s a grand view you will see…
Cross the bridge to forever…
For what’s best on the trails to be…

Clue #10 / June 5, 2018 / 3:30pm:

Yes, north at this point you might dance…
A combined effect greater than alone…
You are now right to go right…
With healing before you go home…

Clue #11 / June 6, 2018 / 10:30am:

Don’t go down in the bank…
Stay east for goodness sake…
Past the dough and alignment…
Left where you get gas and a break…

Clue #12 / June 6, 2018 / 3:30pm:

Time to go!...moving north'ish fast!..
Maybe a little wine for the team...
Time to grind it out past the Valley...
Past the rinks and diamonds it seems...

Clue #13 / June 7, 2018 / 10:30am:

Not in this park…
No toys for the kids…
You’ll be “shocked” and surprised…
How dynamic the sign bids…

Clue #14 / June 7, 2018 / 3:30pm:

Over the crick it’s an adventure for sure…
Hopefully no bear to be seen… 
Going four seasons, going country past State trails… 
Found the bug yet?…time to get keen!…

 

Front of Medallion

Aquabug

Back of Medallion

Aquabug

Back of Medallion Instructions:

Congratulations…

You have found the 2018 Royal Credit Union Aquabug Medallion

The bug medallion needs to be turned with-in 12 hours of finding. You must be wearing an Aquafest Button. Take the medallion to Royal Credit Union at 1421 South Main Street (715-234-3319) during regular business hours for verification. After hours the finder of the medallion needs to call 715-296-0839. You will be asked by a committee member to verify that you have found the 2018 Royal Credit Union medallion. The prize will be awarded on Sunday - June 11, 2017, during the awards ceremony at Intermission of the water ski show located on Lakeshore Drive in front of the Rice Lake Elks Lodge. Paper work will need to be completed and a photo will be requested accepting the prize from Royal Credit Union.