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GALLERY: The Nobles County Fair ramps up, with princesses, goats and more

The Nobles County Fair is in Worthington this week.

Nobles County Dairy Princesses Nakia Evans, left, and Karen Dykstra, right, serve milkshakes at the Nobles County Fair Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022.
Nobles County Dairy Princesses Nakia Evans, left, and Karen Dykstra, right, serve milkshakes at the Nobles County Fair Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022.
Tim Middagh / The Globe
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WORTHINGTON — The Nobles County Fair is in Worthington this week .

Okabena Bees 4-H'er Cassidy Madison takes a nap with her dairy calves between 4-H shows at the Nobles County Fair Thursday evening.
Okabena Bees 4-H'er Cassidy Madison takes a nap with her dairy calves between 4-H shows at the Nobles County Fair Thursday evening.
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Judge Garrett Moorse looks over Milking Doe 5+ class goats during the 4-H Nobles County Goat Show in the Olson Arena Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022, with, from left, Grace Barber, Hannah Henning and Claire Hoffman.
Judge Garrett Moorse looks over Milking Doe 5+ class goats during the 4-H Nobles County Goat Show in the Olson Arena Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022, with, from left, Grace Barber, Hannah Henning and Claire Hoffman.
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Judge DJ Folkerts, in Class 16 Spring Calf, eyes the final four during the Nobles County 4-H Beef Show in the Olson Arena Thursday morning, with, from left, Anna Gordon, Abby Reetz, Montana Wilson and Lance Gordon, all representing the Elk Tip Toppers.
Judge DJ Folkerts, in Class 16 Spring Calf, eyes the final four during the Nobles Sounty 4-H Beef Show in the Olson Arena Thursday morning, with, from left, Anna Gordon, Abby Reetz, Montana Wilson and Lance Gordon, all representing the Elk Tip Toppers.
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Hannah Henning teams up with Samuel Bents, helping him lead a goat to the Olson Arena for show during the 4-H Nobles County Goat Show in the Cloverbud class Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022.
Hannah Henning teams up with Samuel Bents, helping him lead a goat to the Olson Arena for show during the 4-H Nobles County Goat Show in the Cloverbud class Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022.
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 Alexa Kilker from the 4-H Clovers holds her Senior Yearling Breeding Heifers during judging at  the Nobles County 4-H Beef Show in the Olson Arena Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022.
Alexa Kilker from the 4-H Clovers holds her Senior Yearling Breeding Heifers during judging at the Nobles County 4-H Beef Show in the Olson Arena Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022.
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Brynn Bullerman, left, and Alexa Kilker hold their Senior Yearling Breeding Heifers for Judge DJ Folkerts during the Nobles County 4-H Beef Show in the Olson Arena Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022.
Brynn Bullerman, left, and Alexa Kilker hold their Senior Yearling Breeding Heifers for Judge DJ Folkerts during the Nobles County 4-H Beef Show in the Olson Arena Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022.
Tim Middagh / The Globe
The judge explains how he grades Lanae, left, and Paula Dykstra's Brown Swiss fall calf in the 4-H Dairy Show, and Paula takes the advantage Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022, at the Nobles County Fair.
The judge explains how he grades Lanae, left, and Paula Dykstra's Brown Swiss fall calf in the 4-H Dairy Show, and Paula takes the advantage Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022, at the Nobles County Fair.
Tim Middagh / The Globe
Hope Zimier, left, of the Elk Tip Toppers 4-H club, gets help bringing her Market Pen Ducks to be judged during the Wednesday afternoon poultry show at the Nobles County Fair in Worthington on Aug. 3, 2022.
Hope Zimier, left, of the Elk Tip Toppers 4-H club, gets help bringing her Market Pen Ducks to be judged during the Wednesday afternoon poultry show at the Nobles County Fair in Worthington on Aug. 3, 2022.
Tim Middagh / The Globe
A 4-H judge selects four calves for consideration for Grand Champion Junior Calf at the Nobles County Fair in Worthington, from competitors, from left, Cassidy Madison, Austin Henning, Aiden Timmer and Trent Dykstra, Grand Champion goes to Trent Dykstra and Reserve to Aiden Timmer Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022.
A 4-H judge selects four calves for consideration for Grand Champion Junior Calf at the Nobles County Fair in Worthington, from competitors, from left, Cassidy Madison, Austin Henning, Aiden Timmer and Trent Dykstra, Grand Champion goes to Trent Dykstra and Reserve to Aiden Timmer Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022.
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4-H Judge Even Van Bueskom inspects the Brown Egg Production Layers for the Champion and Reserve Champion, from left, Molly and Mara Clarke, Hope Zimier and Cassidy Madison. Champion and Reserve Champion were awarded to Molly Clarke Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 3, 2022, at the Nobles County Fair in Worthington.
4-H Judge Even Van Bueskom inspects the Brown Egg Production Layers for the Champion and Reserve Champion, from left, Molly and Mara Clarke, Hope Zimier and Cassidy Madison. Champion and Reserve Champion were awarded to Molly Clarke Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 3, 2022, at the Nobles County Fair in Worthington.
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Calves get a bath Wednesday morning, Aug. 3, 2022, before the 4-H Dairy Show at the Nobles County Fair in Worthington.
Calves get a bath Wednesday morning, Aug. 3, 2022, before the 4-H Dairy Show at the Nobles County Fair in Worthington.
Tim Middagh / The Globe
4-H Judge Even Van Bueskom inspects a fancy rooster shown by Cassidy Madison from the Okabena Bees during the Wednesday afternoon poultry show at the Nobles County Fair in Worthington.
4-H Judge Even Van Bueskom inspects a fancy rooster shown by Cassidy Madison from the Okabena Bees during the Wednesday afternoon poultry show at the Nobles County Fair in Worthington.
Tim Middagh / The Globe
Faith White, 19, of rural Fulda, shows off her two alpacas, Opal and Ivory, at the Nobles County Fair Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022.
Faith White, 19, of rural Fulda, shows off her two alpacas, Opal and Ivory, at the Nobles County Fair Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022.
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Opal and Ivory hang out in their pen at the Nobles County Fair Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022.
Opal and Ivory hang out in their pen at the Nobles County Fair Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022.
Kari Lucin / The Globe
Nobles County Dairy Princesses Nakia Evans, left, and Karen Dykstra, right, serve milkshakes at the Nobles County Fair Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022.
Nobles County Dairy Princesses Nakia Evans, left, and Karen Dykstra, right, serve milkshakes at the Nobles County Fair Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022.
Tim Middagh / The Globe

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Sept. 10 event planned in Worthington.
For incidents reported the evening of July 29 through the early morning of Aug. 2.
Deadline to apply is Sept. 1

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