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Cedar Rapids Man Wins Adventure Ready Gift Card Giveaway
Posted: 11/19/2013
David Jontz, from Cedar Rapids, is this week’s winner of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources’ Adventure Ready Gift Card Giveaway. Jontz won a $50 gift card generously donated by Scheel’s All Sports.

Hunters and anglers who purchase one of fou
r new licenses in 2013 will be automatically entered into a weekly drawing for a $50 gift card.
To participate in the drawing, Iowans can simply purchase one of the four qualifying licenses at any license retailer or on the DNR’s website at www.iowadnr.gov. The four qualifying licenses are:
  • Bonus Line License – resident and nonresident anglers can fish with one additional line (with the purchase of the annual fishing license, which allows two lines), for $12.
  • Outdoor Combo License – annual resident hunting/fishing/habitat combo license for $47.
  • Angler’s Special – a three-year resident fishing license for $53.
  • Hunter’s Special – a three-year resident hunting license with habitat included for $86.
The DNR will draw every Monday at noon and announce the weekly winner on its website and through Twitter on Tuesday afternoon. The promotion will run through December 23, 2013.
Bass Pro Shops is sponsoring the Nov. 25 gift card drawing. Weekly winner announcements, gift card sponsors and complete drawing details can be found at www.iowadnr.gov/giveaway.



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