Ernie’s on Gull won the Restaurant and the Community Choice awards Wednesday at the 2011 United Way Chili Cook-off at Westgate Mall.
Corporate Awards went to Brenny Funeral Home, first; Hughes Technologies, second; and BL Broadcasting, third.
Nonprofit Awards went to Lakes Area Senior Activity Center, first; and Lakes Area Restorative Justice, second.
Best Booth — Cuyuna Regional Medical Center.
Best Costumes — Cub Foods.
United Way officials had been expecting close to 40 chili recipes at the annual networking event, which also serves as the kickoff of its fall fundraising campaign.
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