New state records set at Anamosa Pumpkinfest
ANAMOSA, Iowa (KCRG) - There are some new state record holders after Saturday’s Anamosa Pumpkin & Ryan Norlin Giant Weigh-Off.
City officials said Pete Caspers, of Peosta, set a new state record with the largest pumpkin, coming in at 2,424 pounds. That beats the previous state record, which Caspers also held.
Marc Petersen, of Clinton, set a record for his long gourd that came in with a measurement of 131.75 inches.
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