Local athlete wins gold at World Winter Games

(WEAU) - A local Special Olympian has gotten a gold medal at the World Winter Games in South Korea!

Daina Shilts of Neillsville won gold in the snowboarding super giant slalom, winning by .22 seconds over a competitor from the Czech Republic. She also won two silver medals in the slalom and the giant slalom.

We want to send a big congratulation to Daina from everyone at WEAU.

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