Dean Larson of Pennock in No. 37 guns The Silver Bullet down the front stretch in the Mod-4 second heat leading Derek Zieske in No. 24z. Larson finished second in the heat and drew the pole for the feature at the Corn Growers Ethanol Challenge on Thursday night at the KRA Speedway in Willmar. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
Tribune photographer/videographer. Began working in radio and at weekly newspaper in Munising, Michigan, in 1972. Started parttime at West Central Daily Tribune Sept. 1974. Fulltime news/sports beginning Feb. 1979. Married to Tribune news clerk Donna (Miller) Middleton, formerly of Kerkhoven. 2 grown children.