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Wed July 06, 2011 - Midwest Edition
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(L-R): Angie Johnson, Ann Miller, Ken Tritz and Debra Koenig  of Annie’s Catering, Belle Plain, Minn., make sure everyone has something great to eat during the auction.
(L-R): Angie Johnson, Ann Miller, Ken Tritz and Debra Koenig of Annie’s Catering, Belle Plain, Minn., make sure everyone has something great to eat during the auction.
(L-R): Angie Johnson, Ann Miller, Ken Tritz and Debra Koenig  of Annie’s Catering, Belle Plain, Minn., make sure everyone has something great to eat during the auction. Steve (L) and Dave Udovich of Udovich Logging, Gheen, Minn., a family-run logging business in northern Minnesota, like what they see in this Komatsu PC220LC. Brett Muecke of Bremik Materials Inc., Slayton, Minn., thinks about bidding on this Grove RT58 rough-terrain crane. Abdi Omar of Salaama Construction, who came all the way from Somalia, thinks this Cat D6RXW might be a perfect thing to help get the parts and supply company he’s planning under way. Perry Bootsma of Woodstock Blading and Heavy Equipment, Woodstock, Minn., bought a Tymco 600 street sweeper on this Ford L7000 platform and will put it to use immediately, servicing small towns around Woodstock.

Ritchie Bros. held and auction June 17 in Medford, Minn., just outside of Minneapolis. Highlights of the sale included a 2005 Caterpillar D6R XW Series II that went for $160,000 and a 2006 Caterpillar 330DL hydraulic excavator that also brought in a winning bid of $160,000.

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