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Ruth Janke of Esko has fun on the set of “The Price is Right” with son Steven (left), husband Howard and son-in-law Kevin. (Submitted photo)

Esko woman hears: ‘Ruth Janke, come on down’

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If Esko’s Ruth Janke would have outbid one of the prior bidders by $1 during her appearance on “The Price is Right,” she might have been on her way to Rome by now.


Unfortunately, Janke didn’t quite make it that far.

“I wasn’t a winner,” she said. “But my performance was a hoot and a half.”

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