Statue photo contest open

MARQUETTE – Profiles Hair Design of Marquette is sponsoring a photography contest in honor of the 100 year anniversary of the Father Marquette Statue. Photographers of all ages may submit their photos of the statue to the salon, located at 412 S. Front St., across the street from the statue. Submissions will be accepted between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. May 13-17.

Photos will be displayed in the salon in May and June and will be voted on by salon customers. Cash prizes of $75, $50 and $25 for first, second and third place, respectively, will be awarded in July in conjunction with the rededication of the statue.

All submissions must be framed or matted, with the photographer’s name and phone number on the back. Photos may range from 5-by-7 to 16-by-20 inches. For more information, call 236-4540.