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A mother and son head down the Fun Slide at the Becker County Fair midway on Thursday evening. BRIAN BASHAM/DL NEWSPAPERS

Great times at the fair

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It was a bright and sunny start to the Becker County Fair on Wednesday and Thursday, prompting fair manager Bob Sonnenberg to say with a smile, “It’s just what we ordered, you know.”


And the picture-perfect weather drew big crowds to the fairgrounds —even on Wednesday’s Entry Day, which is traditionally a much quieter day.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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