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Hubbard County Fair

July 16, 2016
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Emily Knapp of the Stony Lake Beavers 4-H Club holds her chicken as Christian Thorson, right, and Axsel Knapp look on prior to the poultry show Thursday at the Hubbard County Fair in Park Rapids.
Hubbard County Fair sees increase in entries
July 16, 2016 - 10:27am
July 13, 2016
Miranda Kowalke, 7, tends to “Daisy,” a Black Polish rabbit. This breed, also known as “Little Aristocrat,” is one of the smaller domestic rabbits.  As a Cloverbud, Miranda can bring three general projects and two animals to the county fair.
Park Rapids family focused on 4-H
July 13, 2016 - 9:03am
July 9, 2016
The high-flying motor muscle action of the monster truck show returns to the Hubbard County Fair this year. The crowd favorite show is scheduled for Friday, July 15 at 7 p.m. in front of the grandstand.
Hubbard County Fair opens Wednesday
July 9, 2016 - 9:34am
July 23, 2015
The Monster Truck rally held Friday at the Hubbard County Fair had the crowd cheering, with Larry Quick of Aledo, Ill. winning the racing, wheelie and freestyle events. Quinton Adams of Indiana was behind the wheel of Defender I, brother Zach Adams drove Defender II. Matt Clark of Kansas was Freedom Keeper’s driver. Darren Migues was a Nitro Menace. Quick drove Ghost Ryder and Minnesotan Jim Bendzick of New Ulm  sent Thunder 4X4 around the track.
Monster trucks entertain Hubbard County Fair crowd
July 23, 2015 - 6:34am
July 19, 2015
Park Rapids teenagers, from left, Hailey Goble, 13, Molly Paulson, 13, and Dwayne Johnson, 15, enjoy their time visiting on the Midway at the Hubbard County Fair just prior to a storm Thursday evening. Goble was lucky enough to win a stuffed bear earlier playing a bank-a-ball game.
Hubbard County Fair continues through weekend
July 19, 2015 - 8:56am
Palmer Vaadeland assumed the position of  Shell Prairie Fair poultry superintendent when his father, Olaf, died in 1976.  The Avian flu outbreak prevented a poultry exhibit this  week, but he’s been told Hubbard County’s is “one of the nicest in Minnesota.”
County fair poultry superintendent reflects on 70 years with summer tradition
July 19, 2015 - 8:31am
July 23, 2014
The Sunday mud run attracted hundreds of spectators, who got showered  in mud.
Hubbard County Fair ends on a noisy note, big crowd
July 23, 2014 - 10:34am
July 14, 2010
Aidan Pietila, at one and a half years old, is intrigued by the cows at the Hubbard County Fair. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
County fair fares well against many competing events
July 14, 2010 - 1:00pm
Lucas Pritchett, at left, gives the thumbs up to Andrew Carmichael after he struck Carmichael's car in the exact spot Carmichael directed him to. In the background, Lucas' father Lance, in the red shirt, watches his son's first event. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Duel at the derby: Kids steal the show
July 14, 2010 - 1:00pm
July 11, 2009
Veteran 4-Her Lindsay Pearl shows off one of her three Jersey Wooly rabbits. She enjoys improving each year at the Hubbard County Fair. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)
Showing animals at summer fair is rewarding for 4-Hers
July 11, 2009 - 12:00pm