Bands heat up the NCW Fair

Aug. 22 was a busy first day at the NCW Fair with especially good attendance for Thursday. One of the big attractions was the first ever NCW Fair Battle of the Bands held in the Community Hall.
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Youth are stars of the NCW Fair

Evalee Shafer and Tiera Moore of Mansfield Critters and Kids 4-H group hold their chickens during Entry Day on Aug. 21. They were among 4-H and FFA members from around the area entering animals and various other exhibits.
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The NCW Fair is here!

It's all happening on the plateau, the 130th NCW Fair is underway Thursday through Sunday. There will be lots of activities for the entire family including a variety of adult and youth exhibits, livestock fitting and showing, auctions, equitation, a dog show and more.
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Link Transit services NCW Fair

WATERVILLE — Link Transit will serve the NCW Fair in Waterville with all trips of the Route 25 Aug. 22-23. Route 25 departs Columbia Station at 5:30 and 7:30 a.m., and 1:30, 3:30 and 5:30 p.m.; and returns from the fairgrounds at 6:25 and 8:25 a.m., and 2:25, 4:25 and 6:25 p.m. This route serves parts of East Wenatchee as well. The fare for this service is $2.50 each way, and seniors may ride...
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Mansfield youth readies for fair

It’s that time of year again, and North Central Washington Fair participants are gearing up for an exciting four days of fair exhibitions, competitions and fun Aug. 22-25. This year at the Asmussen Ranch, Jackson, 7, and Taya Asmussen, 3, are getting ready for the fair by preparing their entries.
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Fair has lots planned this year

It’s hard to imagine a more fun-packed four days than what is on the schedule for this year’s NCW Fair, to be held Aug. 22-25 in Waterville. There is something for people of all ages and interests.
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Plan your entry for the fair

Do you like to garden? Do you bake? Do you enjoy photography or creating artwork or crafts? Any of these hobbies and activities could be a source of an item to enter into this year’s NCW Fair, which will be held Aug. 22-25 in Waterville.
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New projects at fairgrounds

The NCW Fairgrounds has been a busy place this spring as four improvement projects around the grounds are underway.
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NCW Fair event a success

This year’s Friends of the NCW Fair Crab and Prime Rib Dinner and Auction yielded over $57,000 in proceeds for capital improvements at the fair. The NCW Fair Community Hall was packed with people from all over the area.
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Apply to the North Central Washington Fair Board

WATERVILLE — Registered voters in Douglas County can apply to serve on the North Central Washington Fair Board. The Douglas County Commission appoints people to serve on the 15-member, volunteer advisory board. To apply, visit douglascountywa.net and click on “Volunteer Commission and Board Application” on the left under “Forms and Documents.” Applications are due by March 18. They...
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