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Annual Rice County 4-H Livestock Auction a Big Success
Saturday morning there was a big crowd at the annual 4-H Livestock Auction. This is the major fundraiser for the Rice County 4-H along with the 4-H Food and Malt stand at the Rice County Fair. Because of these three fundraisers, the Rice County 4-H does not have to go out into the community during t…
NTPA Truck and Tractor Pull at Rice County Fair Canceled
I was quite disappointed this afternoon when Rice County Executive Secretary John Dvorak told me the NTPA Truck and Tractor Pull this evening was canceled. This morning at the Rice County 4-H Livestock auction the thunderstorms moved in. Looking at the radar early this morning, I saw the line of sto…
Riding the Bull at High Noon Saturday
When I was up at the Cannon Valley Fair I saw a mechanical bull ride. I commented to John Dvorak the Executive Secretary of the Rice County Fair that the mechanical bull ride should be at the Rice County Fair. Well, he took me seriously! Yes, we have a mechanical bull ride at the Rice County Fair an…
Scenes from the Rice County Fair, Friday
Heat wave or no, the Rice County Fair is in full swing. The livestock judging is still happening, and the 4-H exhibits still look fresh. There's a misting bar just outside the 4-H building. Give it a walk-through, or two, if you need to cool down...
Rice County 2016 Senior Citizen of Year Selected
The 2016 Rice County Outstanding Senior Citizen could be the poster child for time management.
Carmen Tripp told those gathered in the Straight River Room on the Rice County Fairgrounds she was surprised to receive the award.
Before retiring from teaching full-time, she was active with 4-H as a Rice C…
Meet Your Friends at the Rice County Fair
The Rice County Fair is well underway and will continue straight through this Sunday, July 24. Tonight in the Grandstand it's the Enduro Auto races, both the compact and full size cars. Right behind us on the Sellner Midway Stage it's the doo-wop, rockabilly and rock and roll sounds of the Whiteside…
Scenes from the Rice County Fair, Thursday
The weather may be hot, but the Rice County Fair is cool. It's only Thursday, and the fair has so much yet to offer!
We saw plenty of kids visiting the fair, checking out the animal barns and other attractions. Both the Cannon and Sellner stages boast lots of free entertainment from jugglers to …

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