What will be the top stories of 1997?

Match your wits with Deseret News editors in the newspaper's annual Top 10 news stories contest. Winners will share $550 in gift certificates or receive one of the Deseret News' books, "The Jazz: Utah's Dream Team" or "The Great Trek: New Footsteps on the Old Mormon Trail."Enter today by turning to Page b5 for an official ballot or point your web browser to the Deseret News Web Edition (http://www.desnews.com) to enter on a fully interactive form. Paper copies can be sent by fax, by mail or delivered in person to the Deseret News offices. Deadline for entries is Dec. 29 at 5 p.m. One entry per person.

The top contest winners will be announced in the newspaper on Thursday, Jan. 1.