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Fundraising effort plows on for new 4-H building

April 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON — Even with more than half the money raised in an effort to build a new 4-H exhibit hall at the South Dakota State Fairgrounds in Huron, those involved in the project know there’s still a lot of work to be done.

“It’s work worth doing,” sai…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

South Dakota State Fair books ALABAMA

February 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

HURON –The South Dakota State Fair and Legend Seeds announce a performance by ALABAMA as a part of their All American Tour 2014 on Friday, Aug. 29.

“We are excited and proud to welcome ALABAMA and their All American Tour 2014 to the South Dako…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Replacement of SD State Fair 4-H building begins

November 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

HURON — Clover Hall, the largest non-animal building on the South Dakota State Fairgrounds, is being demolished.

On Thursday, crews began taking down the structure, which was built in the early 1950s. Over the years, Clover Hall, located at the…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Replacement of SD State Fair 4-H building begins

November 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

HURON — Clover Hall, the largest non-animal building on the South Dakota State Fairgrounds, is being demolished.

On Thursday, crews began taking down the structure, which was built in the early 1950s. Over the years, Clover Hall, located at the…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

SD State Fair attendance good despite heat wave

October 3, 2013 in Uncategorized

HURON (AP) — Officials say attendance was better than expected at this year’s South Dakota State Fair.

Despite the heat wave that hit during the annual fair’s first three days, total attendance this year was the third highest ever recorded.

T…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Lake County 4-H demonstrates knowledge and skill at state fair

September 12, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

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Farmers Union hosts farm bill rally at fair

September 3, 2013 in Uncategorized

HURON, S.D. (AP) — The South Dakota Farmers Union hosted a farm bill rally at the South Dakota State Fair.

The Saturday afternoon event put on by the Farmers Union and a number of other agricultural groups aimed to show the agriculture industry’…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Nearly $1.2M already raised for new 4-H building

September 3, 2013 in Uncategorized

HURON — Nearly $1.2 million has already been raised in an effort to build a new, $4 million 4-H building at the South Dakota State Fairgrounds in Huron.During a fundraising campaign kickoff held Sunday at the fairgrounds, State Fair Commissioner Lor…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Nobles Co. 4-H’ers do well at Minnesota State Fair

August 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

FALCON HEIGHTS — Jaren Solt, a member of the Elk Tip Toppers 4-H Club, earned reserve champion purebred market barrow and reserve champion Yorkshire barrow during the Minnesota State Fair’s 4-H swine show last weekend in Falcon Heights. Meanwhile…continue reading on dglobe.com

It’s cool to be Princess Kay of the Milky Way

August 22, 2013 in Uncategorized

FALCON HEIGHTS — A young northwestern Minnesota woman received a chilly and warm reception Thursday, hours after receiving the coveted Princess Kay of the Milky Way crown.

The reception was warm for MarJenna McWilliam because Princess Kay candid…continue reading on dglobe.com