Starting Wednesday, May 15, the Somerset Pea Soup Days Committee will begin posting clues for its annual Pea Soup Days Medallion Hunt on its website (, Facebook and Twitter pages, as well as in the New Richmond News.

Each clue will be released at 9 a.m. each Wednesday leading up to Pea Soup Days. All participants in the medallion hunt will need a Pea Soup Days button in order to take part in the hunt, which can be purchased for $2.

The second clue for the 2019 Medallion Hunt is as follows:

Now that you are wondering "Where should I look?"

There is no map of the treasure or story in a book.

Get outside and explore the village with the prize in your mind.

Use every street, sidewalk and trails that may wind.

To start off on the right track, let's not waste time east of the river,

And you shouldn't climb any trees for you might get a sliver.

So enjoy the weather as you stroll through town.

Leave no stone unturned as you guzzle pea soup down!

Clue 1

Oh where, oh where could the medallion be?

I hope it's not too far away from me.

Its hiding so I got to read the clues

So I can find it before the Eicthen's do.

Clue one isn't much fun unless you're a troll.

Where in town would you find James Hetfield and George Carlin on a stroll?