Despite having their fireworks cancelled twice, the Linn County Fair took place this past week without the weather issues of last year. Molly Hogan of Coggon, a Junior at North Linn High School is this year’s Linn County Fair Queen:
Heidi Steffen from the Linn County Fair Board says attendance at the fair has increased steadily of the last 8 years:
Steffen says they put the emphasis on the 4H and FFA projects at the fair:
The Delaware County Fair Board was recognized at the start of the Linn County Fair with the “Friend of the Fair” Award for allowing the Linn County Fair to use their grounds after the Linn County Fairgrounds got flooded last year. Several members of the Delaware County Fair Board were on hand to accept the award and received a standing ovation from the many fair goers, 4-H/FFA members, and Linn County Fair Association members as they thanked them for their help and support.