20150304 - MC Spelling Bee (SN) - nwherald

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Sarah Nader- snader@shawmedia.com
Mareike Western, 14, of Johnsburg spells her final word before winning the annual McHenry County Spelling Bee at McHenry County College in Crystal Lake Wednesday, March 4, 2015. Western competed against 11 local students to earn a trip to the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C.