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August 22, 2012
Read and Ride Day at the Minnesota State Fair
August 22, 2012 - 12:00am
August 21, 2012
Liberty Livewires 4-H member Alexis Kokett of Alexandria reacted to the cold water her cousin, Kristen Kokett, spilled on her during the 4-H Olympics held in the Erickson Pavilion Sunday at the Douglas County Fair. (Photo by Al Edenloff)
VIDEO: A fun and sun-filled Douglas County Fair
August 21, 2012 - 12:46pm
August 11, 2012
What's new at the Eco Experience at the Minnesota State Fair?
August 11, 2012 - 10:10am
July 2, 2012
Bacon ice cream? New foods announced for State Fair
July 2, 2012 - 9:07am
August 17, 2011
4-H members named to the Court of Honor for Clothes You Make include (back row, left to right) Jodee Oelke, Jackie Oelke, Jack Schouweiler, (front) Morgan Mittag, Meredith Lieser, Amanda Brezina, Katie Kent and Christina Kuismi. Lieser, Jodee and Jackie Oelke and Schouweiler also earned Clothes You Make 4-H Choice Awards. Jackie Oelke was the Overall Fashion Revue Clothes You Make Champion and Jodee Oelke was the Clothes You Make Overall Champion.
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4-H'ers share their fashion sense
August 17, 2011 - 12:00am
April 6, 2011
The second annual Community Eco Fair is set for Thursday, April 14 from 4 to 8 p.m. at Woodland Elementary School in Alexandria. A highlight of the event will be guided tours of a giant Earth balloon every 20 minutes in the school gymnasium.
District 206 presents the second annual Community Eco Fair
April 6, 2011 - 12:00am
March 2, 2011
State Fair and Farm Bureau accepting Century Farm applications until April 1
March 2, 2011 - 12:00am
October 8, 2010
County fair at a new site?
October 8, 2010 - 12:00am
August 25, 2010
Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
From sun up to sun down, the Douglas County Fair drew good-sized crowds during its four-day run that wrapped up on Sunday. However, the scorching mid-day heat on the weekend may have discouraged some from going to the fair. A special souvenir edition of the Douglas County Fair will be printed in Friday's newspaper.
Fair sizzles: Heat helps, hurts fair crowds
August 25, 2010 - 12:00am
August 20, 2010
Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
Getting ready for the fair
August 20, 2010 - 12:00am
July 19, 2010
Wadena County Fair will go on
July 19, 2010 - 5:12pm
March 3, 2010
Peer Rohr and Owen Myhr demonstrated their science project to other students. The boys' experiment tested how the weight of a rocket affected the height it could fly.
St. Mary's students experiment during science fair
March 3, 2010 - 12:00am
October 9, 2009
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Elden's Food Fair owners Elliot (left) and Dennis Christensen show the awards they received at the Affiliated foods Midwest Fall Food Show.
Elden's honored at fall food show
October 9, 2009 - 12:00am
August 26, 2009
Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
Douglas County Fair goers experienced the dizzying rush from the Tilt-a-Whirl Friday. Rides at the fair were a hit this year.
Big crowd enjoys the fair
August 26, 2009 - 12:05am
August 21, 2009
Echo Press photo by Lowell Anderson
Fair swings into action
August 21, 2009 - 12:05am