Hunt for golden egg ends Women discover prize discovered Tuesday morning The hunt is for the Vermillion Area Chamber of Commerce's golden Easter egg is over.
Congratulations to Lindsey Burrer and Tracie Zimiga, two employees of the Candy Bouquet, who found the egg Tuesday morning.
The egg was hidden under the fifth evergreen tree behind the tennis courts on Clark Street and Pine Street.
This is the second year the Vermillion Area Chamber of Commerce has held this holiday promotion. The hunt began on March 19.
To find clues to help determine the egg's location, searchers had to visit participating Vermillion businesses. Each day that the egg wasn't found, a new clue was revealed.
Here's a list of the clues that eventually led to its discovery by Burrer and Zimiga:
It's March 19, let the hunt begin, If you let your mind wander, you are sure to win!
REFERENCE: It's Golden Easter Egg time!
If I were the Golden Easter Egg, where might I be,
I'd start by looking as low as I could see!
REFERENCE: On the ground.
We all get in a bind every now and then,
Research this professional field and try not to do it again!
REFERENCE: The Old Law Library.
Although some of you are really close, some of you are definitely not,
I'll give you a hint, from where I sit, I see a lot!
REFERENCE: The egg was on the ground, looking out at the parking lot at McKusick Tech Center.
Look at the signs and you'll know what to do,
This historical place is a significant clue!
REFERENCE: To follow the signs � there is a Historical District sign on Clark Street which is the beginning of the Historical District
When I think about Christmas, the smell of pine comes to mind,
When picking out a tree, this is a favorite kind!
REFERENCE: The fifth evergreen tree behind the tennis courts on Clark Street and Pine Street.
Businesses participating in the holiday promotion are: Aramak, Bellezza Salon and Spa, Broadcaster Press/Plain Talk, Burger King, Candy Bouquet, Cherry Street Grille, Choice Pharmacy, Civic Council, Clay-Union Electric, CorTrust Bank, Culhane Communications, Davis Pharmacy, Deb's Hallmark, Dollar Discount, First Dakota National Bank, First National Bank, Vermillion, Fullerton Lumber Company, Herren-Schempp Building Supply, Hy-Vee, Jones' Ace Hardware, Jones' Food Center, Kalin's Indoor Comfort, Little Italy's Pizzeria, Mart Auto Body and Marine, McDonald's, Midwest Homes, Midwestern Homes, Midwestern Health Services, Never Never Land, Olson Medical Clinic, Pamida, Phase 2, Polaris Industries, Pump 'N Pak, Rasmussen Motors, Silver Dollar Restaurant, Sioux Valley Vermillion Campus, True Value, USD, Vermillion Beauty Shop, Vermillion Medical Clinic, Victorian West, Wells Fargo.