Former NCW Fair manager comes back for interim

The North Central Washington Fair met with a difficult situation this fall as both fair Manager Eric Granstrom and fair secretary Leitha Weller left their positions.
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NCW District Fair Results

These are the remaining results from the NCW Fair held Aug. 25-28 in Waterville. 4-H Food and Nutrition, using Honey & Herbs Best in Show: Corban Wilder, Nespelem Food and Nutrition, Jams Best in Show: Corban Wilder Food and Nutrition, Fruit Leather Best in Show: Chellbie Johnston, Malaga Food and Nutrition, Breads Best in Show: Missy Hart, Cashmere Food and Nutrition, Dried Fruit Best in...
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Results from the NCW Fair

Here are some of the results from the NCW Fair held Aug. 25-28
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NCW has fun at the fair

The North Central Washington Fair provided a wide range of activities for participants and visitors Aug. 25-28.
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Crowds take in rodeo, races

This year’s Big Bend Round-Up Rodeo and Races held Aug. 27-28 featured a strong lineup of racing teams and special acts between the rodeo events.
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Commentary: Volunteers are vital to the NCW Fair

Each year at North Central Washington Fair time, Waterville residents begin a whirlwind of activity to prepare.
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Efforts shine at livestock sale

The livestock barns were bustling at this year's NCW Fair, with a total of 176 animals auctioned, including 27 beef cows, 103 swine, 28 sheep, and 18 goats.
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The NCW Fair!

Scenes from the North Central Washington Fair held Aug. 25-28.
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Our Past: Mutton busting and bingo new to the 1984 NCW Fair

This article marks the addition of mutton busting to the North Central Washington Fair. The event is a contest to see how long children can stay on the back of a sheep. According to longtime rodeo volunteer Dave Mires, the event stopped about 20 years ago. It was brought back again for the 2016 Fair. Dave’s wife Marvel remembers bingo being played under a tent at the fair, but said that it has not been played for a long time now. This article comes from the Aug. 30, 1984 edition of the Waterville Empire Press.
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It’s time for the NCW Fair

WATERVILLE — The 2016 NCW Fair is here from Aug. 25-28. There will be lots of activities for the entire family including adult and youth exhibits, livestock fitting and showing, auctions, equitation, a dog show and much more. Country rockers Sawyer Brown will perform Aug. 26, with the Wild Turkeys opening the show. Other entertainment during the fair will include the Chance Brothers, Rockin’...
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