Hurry, it's your last chance for 'Dinner on Us'

And this time, you choose the prize!

We've warned you. And here it is. This is your last chance to win "Dinner On Us." 

First, we have to announce the winner of our Week 10 drawing, Debbie Root, who wins a $50 gift certificate to the Contented Cow.

That's right, we've had 10 weeks of winners, enjoying 10 weeks of dinners at our favorite Northfield restaurants.

And now you can win the big prize: $100 you can use to create your dream dinner. Yes, you can choose any restaurant in town and we'll pick up the tab, up to $100. You can use the money to buy wine and flowers and groceries to cook up a romantic dinner at home. You can buy beer and burgers for for a football party for the whole gang. The only catch is that you have to send a photo and tell us what you've "cooked up" for that perfect dinner.

You can enter the contest by becoming a member of you will be entered into the next Dinner On Us membership drawing.  The deadline for this week is noon on Friday, September 22, with the winner announced next Monday, September 28.

You don't have to contribute to enter; and if you have entered already and haven't won, your name has been forwarded to the final drawing.

To sign up now, just go to the New Member page. The suggested donation is $20 per year per person. Of course, if you'd like to suggest a higher number, we'd be thrilled and very grateful.

To enter without becoming a member, just send a message through the Contact Us button.

This is our way of saying thank you for becoming a member and for visiting the site to find out what's happening in your community.  The following is a summary of past winners.

Week  Resturant
1 The Ole Store  Anne Jarvis
2 Rueb 'N' Stein Mary Schier
3 Chapati Bill Ostrem
4 Froggy Bottoms Kevin & Peggy Fink
5 Contented Cow Helene Haapala 
6 Tavern of Northfield Tim Freeland
James Gang Hideaway Laurie Fleming
Hogan Brothers   JoAnn Kleber

Richard Noer

10  Contented Cow Debbie Root