Photo of the week

Backyard wildlife, captured in Jackson Township.

Reader Don Hedlund sent in this photo of a deer captured in Jackson Township.

The image was captured at 2 p.m. Oct. 22 using a Sony MVC-CD500 camera.

The Shakopee Valley News publishes the best photo from readers every week. To enter our contest, submit your photo with a caption by Friday each week to Please include the name of the photographer, where it was shot, and what kind of camera you used (if you wish).

The prize? Getting the photo printed in the paper and online. What could be better? So get snapping!