Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - This year's Glacier Valley Rotary Club Duck Derby was a virtual affair thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The event, which is normally held at Twin Lakes, was a socially distanced affair at the studios of the Juneau Radio Center on Saturday.
The club hosts the annual derby as a fundraiser to support many projects, including youth scholarships, upgrades to Riverside Rotary Park and more.
A total of $10,000 was up for grabs, with a grand prize of $5,000 going to Betsy Shinn, who beat out 4,662 other ducks to win it all.
The other winners were:
- Ida Eliason - $1,000 plus 40,000 Alaska Air miles
- Richard Rountree - $1,500
- Jo Betts - $1,000
- Bridget Lujan - $500
- Max Mertz - $250
- Melanie Terrill - $250
- Denny DeWitt - $250
- Roberto Aceveda - $125
- John Modene - $125