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August 10, 2017
Grand Prairie Rockets members Dawn Anderson (from left), Lauren Madison, Paige Madison, Kendra Frodermann, Devin Frodermann, Damon John, Dakota John and Brody Loosbrock stand in front of a Soles4Souls collection bin at the Nobles County Fair. (Karl Evers-Hillstrom / The Globe)
At Nobles County Fair, 4-H’ers collect shoes for those in need
August 10, 2017 - 10:01pm
Dale Solt (back left) and Paul Haberman (back right) stand with some of the 4-H'ers who made wooden bowls on a lathe to exhibit at the Nobles County Fair this week. The youths include Skylar Fisher (front, from left), Trace Solt, Logan Barber and back: Jorgia Lowe, Emmett Bickett and Ethan Haberman. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
4-H workshop leads to fair projects
August 10, 2017 - 9:15pm
August 9, 2017
Nobles County 4-H member Trace Solt serves food to Leann Enninga. (Karl Evers-Hillstrom / The Globe)
Fair food stands raise key funds for 4-H, FFA chapters
August 9, 2017 - 8:07am
Kasey Solma, of rural Adrian, has made the most of his 6-year 4-H career, serving as president of the Clovers 4-H Club and as a 4-H Federation officer, as well as being a 4-H Ambassador and Cloverbuds helper. This is Solma's last year and last county fair as a 4-H'er. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
UPDATED: Fair time -- Solma a role model for 4-H youths
August 9, 2017 - 7:21am
August 7, 2017
Fair time: Solma a role model for 4-H youths
August 7, 2017 - 4:08pm
August 2, 2017
Scott Nordby of Compeer Financial presents a $3,000 county fair upgrade grant to Katie Klosterbuer, Nobles County 4-H Program Coordinator, for improvements to the Nobles County Fairgrounds. They are surrounded by Nobles County 4-H'ers and adult volunteers. The funds helped pay for new swine show stalls in Olson Arena, as well as new boards around the show ring, vent cleaning in McCarvel Hall, new locks, hinges, small kitchen appliances and more.  (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
New funds for the fair
August 2, 2017 - 9:15am
July 27, 2017
Egypt Forrest, 12, of Luverne, gets a closer look at a goat before filling out her livestock judging card for the Rock County Fair livestock judging contest, new this year. (Alyssa Sobotka/The Globe)
Rock County adapts livestock judging contest
July 27, 2017 - 5:05pm
July 26, 2017
Members of the Hinkeldey family pose for a photo Tuesday at the Jackson County Fair. (Alyssa Sobotka/The Globe)
Hinkeldey family a fair fixture
July 26, 2017 - 7:41am
July 19, 2017
4-H club collecting shoes to fight poverty
July 19, 2017 - 4:30pm
July 13, 2017
Jill Berkland rides her horse, Ernie, in competition Wednesday morning at the Osceola County Fair in Sibley, Iowa. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
Berkland reflects on 4-H career at Osceola County Fair
July 13, 2017 - 11:37am
July 9, 2017
Tammy Swift, columnist
4-H: The H's stand for helping hands and harming horrible little sisters
July 9, 2017 - 8:44am
July 4, 2017
Nobles County's 4-H Interstate Exchange program is hosting 4-H teens and chaperones from Minidoka County, in southern Idaho, this week. Seven Nobles County 4-H families are hosting the visitors. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
Nobles County 4-H’ers host Idaho teens this week
July 4, 2017 - 9:15pm
June 24, 2017
Attendees of the 4-H Extension Youth Conference were challenged to spread stories about how 4-H has positively impacted them. (Katie Pinke/Agweek)
Column: 4-H speaking inspires, prompts memories of grandfather
June 24, 2017 - 9:39am
June 23, 2017
Letter: Thanks given for support of Habitat fundraiser
June 23, 2017 - 10:48pm
June 16, 2017
Members of the Okabena Bees 4-H Club stand with Ron Hyvari (back, left) of Southwestern Minnesota Habitat for Humanity, Bigelow City Clerk Louise Edwards, Bigelow Mayor Stacie Golombiecki and Bigelow Councilman Terry Neugebauer. The 4-H'ers include Ava Vander Kooi (front, from left), Liv Vander Kooi, Vince Vander Kooi, Abigail Meester, Brayden Meester, Chloe Bents, Claire Hoffmann and Lane Hoffmann. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
Fundraiser planned Tuesday for Bigelow Habitat project
June 16, 2017 - 8:05pm