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GALLERY: Racing thrills at the fair

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Hannah Anderson of Park Rapids lands after a jump during the motocross event at the fair in Park Rapids. Four-wheelers are made for mud, and young racers had fun tearing around the track. After torrential rains Wednesday morning, the track was beginning to dry off in spots at race time, but wet enough in others to make the course challenging. Lorie Skarpness/Enterprise.
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Kicking up dust on one of the drier stretches of the track, motocross rider Jonah Howard of headed for the home stretch in 15-29 year old class race at Wednesday night's event. He finished in third place. (Photos by Lorie Skarpness/Enterprise)
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Lorie Skarpness has lived in the Park Rapids area since 1997 and has been writing for the Park Rapids Enterprise since 2017. She enjoys writing features about the people and wildlife who call the north woods home.
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