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Garett Fisbeck Modified: April 18, 2013 at 11:58 am •  Published: September 29, 2012
Mike Neilsen plays trumpet with the Milo Schedeck band at Czech Hall in Yukon, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012.  Photo by Garett Fisbeck, The Oklahoman
Mike Neilsen plays trumpet with the Milo Schedeck band at Czech Hall in Yukon, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. Photo by Garett Fisbeck, The Oklahoman

I went to Yukon tonight to take photos of the Bohemian Knights Polka Band.  It goes along with coverage of the Yukon Czech Festival.

The Czech Hall is an interesting place.  There were people that have been dancing there for decades, and everyone was super friendly, especially the band.

John and Joan Bivins, of Edmond, dance while the Milo Schedeck band performs at Czech Hall in Yukon, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012.  Photo by Garett Fisbeck, The Oklahoman
John and Joan Bivins, of Edmond, dance while the Milo Schedeck band performs at Czech Hall in Yukon, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. Photo by Garett Fisbeck, The Oklahoman
Milo Shedeck plays saxophone with the Milo Schedeck band at Czech Hall in Yukon, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012.  Photo by Garett Fisbeck, The Oklahoman
Milo Shedeck plays saxophone with the Milo Schedeck band at Czech Hall in Yukon, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. Photo by Garett Fisbeck, The Oklahoman
Dick Albreski plays the accordion with the Milo Schedeck band at Czech Hall in Yukon, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012.  Photo by Garett Fisbeck, The Oklahoman
Dick Albreski plays the accordion with the Milo Schedeck band at Czech Hall in Yukon, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. Photo by Garett Fisbeck, The Oklahoman
Mike Neilsen plays trumpet with the Milo Schedeck band at Czech Hall in Yukon, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012.  Photo by Garett Fisbeck, The Oklahoman
Mike Neilsen plays trumpet with the Milo Schedeck band at Czech Hall in Yukon, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012. Photo by Garett Fisbeck, The Oklahoman

-Garett Fisbeck

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