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November 7, 2017
People of all ages walk through the 9/11 Never Forget mobile exhibit that was on display at the Douglas County Fair this past August. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
2017 Douglas fair: Small shortfall, big impact
November 7, 2017 - 5:28pm
November 30, 2016
Attendance at the Douglas County Fair was strong again in 2016. (File photo)
Ag association seeks fair manager
November 30, 2016 - 6:00am
August 24, 2016
Two people bounce around and into each other in the Xtreme Ball area at the fair. The ball-shaped body suits were new at this year's fair and were very popular.  (Photos by Lowell Anderson, Echo Press)
Douglas County Fair deemed a success
August 24, 2016 - 12:00am
August 19, 2016
A princess and her cows
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
Obedience winners are (back row, left to right) Ben Kakac, Samantha Kakac, Amy Corneliusen, (front) Arianna Maras, Kelsey Krohnfeldt and Analise Schroeder.  (Contributed photos)
Going to the dogs
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
August 16, 2016
Cody Drewes (right) talks about his Lego spaceship entry with 4H judge Dyan Tigges Monday evening at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. Tuesday is Open Class entry day, with the fair beginning on Thursday.
Douglas County Fair begins Thursday
August 16, 2016 - 8:37am
August 12, 2016
Free nitrate water testing offered
August 12, 2016 - 12:00am
August 5, 2016
Wanted: Your ideas for the fairgrounds
August 5, 2016 - 12:00am
January 8, 2016
Committed to a balanced budget
January 8, 2016 - 12:00am
August 23, 2015
It's easy to tell it's a cold day at the fair when a belly dancing troupe performed with sweaters. The crowd still enjoyed the performance and some were prompted to join in the dancing and playing the zils or finger cymbals. (Al Edenloff | Echo Press)
A chilly Sunday at the fair
August 23, 2015 - 8:51pm
September 3, 2014
Agility winners were Madison Strand, Madison Floden, Brooke Strand and Jamie Lanoue.
Douglas County 4-H Dog Show results announced
September 3, 2014 - 12:00am
August 17, 2014
Douglas County 4H students capped off another fair with a lot of fun and games (and water-bucket dousings) during a 4H Olympics at the T.A. Dad Erickson building Sunday afternoon. A tug of war ended the friendly competition. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Douglas County Fair wraps up four-day run
August 17, 2014 - 7:43pm
August 14, 2014
Paige Gabrielson of Alexandria (right) talked to 4H judge Stephanie Rutten-Ramos about the apples she entered at the Douglas County Fair on Wednesday. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
Douglas County Fair begins four days of fun
August 14, 2014 - 10:59am
August 25, 2013
State Fair booth showcases transportation
August 25, 2013 - 7:51am
August 24, 2013
Get free red pine seedling at Minnesota State Fair
August 24, 2013 - 3:24pm