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August 20, 2015
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Dakota County Fair Photos
August 20, 2015 - 1:46pm
July 9, 2015
There will still be cages in the poultry barn at this year’s Dakota County Fair, but thanks to fears about avian flu they will be filled with photos.
Pictures will replace poultry at this year's fair
July 9, 2015 - 8:52am
June 25, 2015
Beware cheap county fair tickets
June 25, 2015 - 9:06am
June 4, 2015
4-H scrambles for poultry replacements
June 4, 2015 - 9:31am
August 19, 2010
Ashlynn Johnson hauls in her target during Saturday's greased pig competition at the Dakota County Fair. Weather was a challenge at this year's fair, but Saturday and Sunday were near perfect.
When weather cooperated, fair went well
August 19, 2010 - 9:55am
Letters: Fair judges should lighten up
August 19, 2010 - 9:48am
Column: Lessons learned at the fair
August 19, 2010 - 9:47am
August 13, 2010
Column: A lifetime at the county fair
August 13, 2010 - 7:52am
August 12, 2010
Tony Donnelly has a long history showing beef and dairy cattle at the Dakota County Fair.
The finer points of showing cows
August 12, 2010 - 10:32am
August 11, 2010
People in the crowd at Wednesday's demolition derby can expect plenty of low-speed collisions and overturned garden tractors in the Dakota Couty Fair's first lawnmower demolition derby. The event is relatively new in Minnesota but it is popular in the South.
Off the lawn and into the pit
August 11, 2010 - 3:21pm
Animals need adjusting, too
August 11, 2010 - 3:21pm
Earn that fair food: Go for a run in the fair's first 5K
August 11, 2010 - 3:18pm
August 10, 2010
4-H members prepare for cattle judging Monday on the first day of the fair.
Fair photo of the day
August 10, 2010 - 10:41am
August 9, 2010
With a keen eye for color and texture, Jackie Dooley puts together another garden outside the sheep barn at the Dakota County Fair on Monday. Dooley cares for about 40 gardens she has planted on the fairgrounds.
Getting dirty
August 9, 2010 - 8:00am
August 5, 2010
Dakota County shows its skills
August 5, 2010 - 11:09am