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First Pea Soup Medallion Hunt clue revealed

Starting May 15, the Somerset Pea Soup Days Committee will begin posting clues for its annual Pea Soup Days Medallion Hunt on its website (, Facebook and Twitter pages, as well as in the New Richmond News.

Each clue will be released at 9 a.m. each Wednesday leading up to Pea Soup Days. All participants in the medallion hunt will need a Pea Soup Days button in order to take part in the hunt, which can be purchased for $2.

Buttons can be found at the following businesses: RCU, First National, Holiday, SuperAmerica, OSI, David Bracht Real Estate, Perfect Reflections, Somerset Chiropractor and Treadmill.

The first clue for the 2018 Medallion Hunt is as follows:

Clue No. 1

Hello again, friends!

Can you believe it's that time

To put on your thinking caps,

And decode our silly rhymes?

The 2018 Pea Soup Days Medallion is

Yours for the taking.

If you find it this week,

It's history you'll be making!