CRESCO - This year marks a substantial milestone for Joe Wacha: His 50th year of involvement with the Mighty Howard County Fair.  Presently a Howard County Fair Board member, Wacha has certainly come a long way from his early days at the fair where, as a young teenager, he helped paint buildings...
  Howard County - Did you know this is the 125th anniversary of the Mighty Howard County Fair? Well it is. And to help celebrate, local Cresco Area Chamber of Commerce businesses will be giving deals in their stores from June 1-24!  In addition, the Chamber is giving away three prizes of $125 each...
  CRESCO - “Giddy up oom poppa oom poppa mow mow” is Oak Ridge Boys speak for “We’re comin’ to the 2018 Mighty Howard County Fair!” The local fair is taking place Wednesday, June 20-Sunday, June 24, with the American country and gospel quartet performing as the headliner on Saturday, June 23’s...
  CRESCO - The 4-H and FFA ribbon auction at the 2017 Mighty Howard County Fair grossed $55,225 for the county youth this year. The average ribbon was $418.37 for the 132 ribbons sold. This compares to $473.18 for the 124 ribbons sold last year. There were 50 buyers. The highest ribbon bids were as...
  CRESCO - The Mighty Howard County Fair, held in Cresco, has been awarded the 2016 ‘Blue Ribbon Fair’ Award by the Board of Directors of the Association of Iowa Fairs.  The award was presented to the Fair’s Board of Directors at the Association’s 2016 Conference and Annual Meeting, which was held...

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