The ducks will take to the water on Thursday, June 8, at 5 p.m. as the Skunk River Duck Race takes place in the South Park. With a grand prize of $1,000 and about 50 other prizes available, there will be lots of winning duckies. The ducks are on sale through noon on Thursday. The cost is $5 or a “six quack” for $25. Stop in at the GCC office, NuCara Pharmacy, Reliance State Bank, GNB Bank, Norsemen Realty, Great Western Bank, Town and Country Insurance, or visit the GCC’s website storycity.net under GCC and Organization to purchase ducks.


2017 prize list:


•$1,000 (Sponsored by MBS Genetics)


•ACT Insurance - 31 travel bag


•Alley’s pizza - Various Pizza Coupons


•Bertha Bartlett Library - (2) Book Totes filled with books


•Blank Park Zoo - Family 4 Pack free admission


•Boone Scenic Valley Railroad - 4 Complimentary Railroad coach passes


•Boone Seven Oaks Recreation - $25 Seven Oaks Gift Certificate


•Casey’s General Store - $35 Gift Card


•Century 21: Brandi Nelson - Nest Smoke & Carbon Monoxide detector


•Chicago Bears - Signed Team Photo


•​Chicago Cubs - Autograph Kyle Hendricks photo


•Cook Family Dentistry - Oral B tooth care kit


•Culver’s - (4) Free Value Baskets


•Cyclone Engraving - $40.00 Story City Cash


•Dinners By Dawn - DBD T-Shirt & $10 Gift Card


•Edward Jones Investments (Tammy Shadlow) - Beach Bag filled with Goodies


•GNB Bank - $25 Visa Gift Card


•Gookin Ford - Two T-shirts with Oils Changes & a flash light with T-shirt


•Harlan’s Food Mart - $25 Gift Card


•Iowa Children’s museum - Family Day pass for 5 people


•Iowa Cubs - 4 game tickets


•Jacobson’s Gun Center - $50.00 Gift Certificate


•J.A.D.E - $50 in JADE bucks


•KaffeGeita - Coffee bundle $40 value


•Kum & Go - $50 Gift Card


•Los Altos - $20 Gift Card & $15 Gift Card


•Love’s Truck Stop - $25.00 Card Card


•Minnesota Vikings - Signed photograph of Stephan Diggs


•Miss Mell’s Clothing - Men’s and Women’s Norsemen Apparel


•Norsemen Realty Team - Fire Extinguisher


•NuCara Pharmacy - $75 Gift Basket


•PDG Printing - Summer Fun Basket


•Pete Tekippe Photography - Family Photo Session


•Peterson’s Floors - $100 Story City Cash


•Reliance State Bank - Travel Basket


•Romsey Art & Gifts - Gift Basket


•Royal Cafe - (2) Buy 1 entree get one Free (2) $10 Gift Certificates


•Sam’s Club - $25.00 Gift Card


•Security State Bank - $50 Cash


•Slim’s Country Market - $20.00 Gift Certificate


•Story City Building Products - Tool Pouch Gift Bundle


•Story Car Wash - (5) Car wash tokens


• Story City Floral & Garden - Indoor/Outdoor Rug, Bird House, and Yankee Candle


•Story City Laundromat - $50 Cash


•Story Construction - $250 Story City Cash


•Story Theater - 4 Movie Passes


•Kupka Mortgage Team - $50 Cash


•Town and Country Insurance - (2) $25 Story City Cash


•Wanda Holm/Gray Antiques - Wine Basket


•Wild Birds Unlimited - Hummingbird Feeder​