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Rose City Threshing and Heritage Festival is set for this Saturday and Sunday - gates open at 8 a.m. each day. Check out the schedule at (Echo Press file photo)

Farming and fun scheduled in Rose City

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Whether you are curious about old-fashioned farming or just looking to have a good time with your family, the Rose City Threshing and Heritage Festival will keep all ages entertained.


The event will take place Saturday, August 9 and Sunday, August 10 at the Rose City show grounds, two miles west of Rose City. Gates open at 8 a.m. each day.

Admission for the entire weekend is $8. Ages 12 and younger are admitted free.

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Amy Chaffins is a journalist working for the Echo Press newspaper. After graduating from St. Cloud State University, Amy’s first job was at KSAX-TV working as an anchor and reporter. From 2003-2010, Amy worked as an editor and reporter for the Pope County Tribune and Starbuck Times newspapers. During her journalism career, Amy earned writing and photography awards from the Associated Press, Minnesota Newspaper Association and Society of Professional Journalists. Amy and her husband, Brandon, live in Alexandria and together write “He Sez, She Sez,” a humor column in the local women’s magazine, Chicz
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