Totes Weather Picture Contest Rules

Totes Weather Picture Contest Rules

  • No purchase necessary.
  • Void where prohibited by law.
  • Weekdays June 26, 2006 – July 26, 2006

To enter:

  • Send an original photograph depicting a weather event you witnessed. Make sure that you include your name, address, and telephone number along with the picture. Pictures can be sent via US Mail addressed to Weather Picture, c/o KLKN-TV, 3240 South Tenth Street, Lincoln, NE 68502, or email your picture to along with your name, address and telephone number.
  • Entries must be received by noon on the day of each drawing. The first drawing will take place at noon on June 26, 2006 and the last drawing is noon on July 26, 2006.


  • Nightly winner will receive a Channel 8 Eyewitness News Weather Central Totes umbrella valued at $25.

Random Drawing

  • A random drawing of all eligible entries will be held a noon each weekday during the contest. The photograph sent by the winner will be shown during the Channel 8 Eyewitness News at Ten.
  • If the judges determine that the weather picture drawn is not appropriate to air, due to content, quality, etc., then there will be another drawing, or drawings until a suitable picture is drawn.
  • Winners' entries will be removed from the drawing and will not be eligible to win again during the contest.
  • Odds of winning are based upon the number of entries received. For example, if one hundred people enter, then each entrant has a one in one hundred chance of winning on the first day of the drawing.
  • Winners will be notified by a representative of Channel 8 KLKN-TV by telephone.


  • Only one winner per family per household per contest.
  • All participants must be able to receive Channel 8 KLKN-TV over the air, from cable or via satellite service.
  • Employees or families of Channel 8 KLKN-TV, its divisions, affiliates, subsidiaries or their advertising/promotion agencies are not eligible to win.
  • Winners MUST present a valid drivers license or state issued ID to claim their prize. No prize will be awarded without proper identification.
  • All other costs associated with accepting, redeeming and using prize is the responsibility of the winner, including any state and local government surcharges, and all taxes (sales, income, value-added and other), and all other costs and expenses relating to Sweepstakes.
  • KLKN-TV reserves the right to reject a claim to a prize based on contest irregularities.
  • KLKN is not responsible for use or misuse of prizes, and will not accept liability if a prize is used or misused in any manner.
  • By entering the contest, the entrant agrees to allow Channel 8 KLKN-TV the use of the weather picture for any future use in broadcast and/or print.
  • Photographs must be original photographs taken by the entrant.
  • Entry pictures become the property of Channel 8 KLKN-TV and will not be returned to the entrant.
  • All decisions by our judges are final.