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PHOTO: Coffee for a cause

October 5, 2013 in Uncategorized

Colleen Dean works on an order Friday morning at Caribou Coffee inside the County Fair Food Store in Mitchell.

During October, which is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Caribou is honoring a former roastmaster employee who died of cancer.

The com…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Who are you to judge?

August 13, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Douglas County kids work on projects all summer and, come county fair time, it’s time to face the judges.
Who are the people that decide a blue ribbon goes to Johnny and a red ribbon goes to Sue? Continue Reading

Mmmm, Malts

August 8, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Some come for the mini-donuts, others have to get in line for the hot beef commercial, but the most popular fair fare seems to be the thick, creamy malts sold at the Nobles County dairy farmers’ malt stand.Despite cloudy skies and cool…continue reading on dglobe.com

Mmmm, Malts

August 8, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Some come for the mini-donuts, others have to get in line for the hot beef commercial, but the most popular fair fare seems to be the thick, creamy malts sold at the Nobles County dairy farmers’ malt stand.Despite cloudy skies and cool…continue reading on dglobe.com

Make memories at the fair

August 8, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

The Douglas County Agricultural Association is celebrating 125 years of service to the community this year.
Its main purpose is to put on the annual Douglas County Fair, and it’s the dedicated board members who work to not only ensure that the fair goes on, but also that it continues to grow and maintain its status as one of the most successful county fairs in Minnesota. Continue Reading

New features set for 2013 Nobles County Fair

August 5, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

WORTHINGTON — From livestock shows to Midway rides, musical entertainment and free food, the 2013 Nobles County Fair is sure to have something to appeal to everyone.

The four-day fair officially begins Thursday with Senior Day and Boome…continue reading on dglobe.com

NTPA truck, tractor pull kicks off fair week

August 5, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — After filling the grandstands in each of the last two years, the National Truck Pullers Association (NTPA) is hoping for a repeat Wednesday night as local residents and regional competitors hit the track for rip-roaring, ear-splitting …continue reading on dglobe.com

Osceola County Fair kicks off Wednesday

July 15, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

SIBLEY, Iowa The 2013 Osceola County Fair will host a plethora of 4-H related events, as well as diverse entertainment, during its four-day run this week. Continue Reading

Mitchell to get vehicle registration self-service terminal

November 8, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Machine at County Fair will dispense license-plate renewal tags on-the-spot Continue Reading

County Fair greenhouse now at convenience store

May 3, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Due to construction at County Fair Food Store in Mitchell, the greenhouse has been moved to the County Fair Food and Fuel lot. Continue Reading