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Our 2009 Logan County Fair coverage wouldn't be complete without one nighttime look down the midway. By the time we finish up our fair coverage tomorrow this will be just one of 235 pictures that we will have published of this year's fair. We will keep our fair section online in our paper throughout this week so everyone will have a chance to look back and enjoy the fair again and again.

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Saturday, Aug. 8:

  • Remembering Logan County's 1st fair
    Popcorn vendor remembers the earliest days

  • Wind taking a place in the energy industry
    Part 1: Rail Splitter Wind Farm begins electrical production

  • Sen. Brady visits Lincoln over prison crisis
    Challenges governor to do the same

  • Open Sheep Show -- in pictures

  • Jr. and Open Swine Show -- in pictures

  • Candy and Cake winners -- in pictures

  • Trotters hit the track -- in pictures

  • 4-H show results:

    • 4-H Heifer Show

    • 4-H Steer Show

    • 4-H Sheep Show

  • Dissolutions

  • YMCA notes

  • Laura on Life: Yes, I do miss them

  • Home Country: Tough language for tough times

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