Updated August 19, 2021

Welcome to the Fair
On behalf of the Fair Board, I would like to welcome everyone to the 2021 Idaho County Fair. . . .
Also on this page is the Fair Schedule. . . .

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School Board meets
The re-entry plan for the 2021-22 school year was discussed at the August meeting of the school board Monday, August 16, and it will look a lot like last year. . . .
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Bertie Forsmann is Grand Marshal
A familiar face around the fair, and Cottonwood in general, will serve as the 2021 Idaho County Fair grand marshal.  . . .
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Blood drive in need of donors
The Cottonwood Community blood drive is scheduled for Tuesday, August 24th, from 12:00 am to 6:00pm at the Cottonwood Community Hall.   . . .
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Senior projects to help children
Two Prairie High School seniors are using their senior project experience to help others.   . . .
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Fair Royalty Profiles
On this page are profiles of this year's Idaho County Fair Royalty. . . .
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Various Fair features
On this page are the football schedules for both Prairie High School and Prairie Jr. High. . . .
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Improtant Jr. High Football dates
The following are important dates for those athletes playing Junior High Football at Prairie this year:  . . .
Also on this page are the football schedules for both Prairie High School and Prairie Jr. High. . . .
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Prairie to host Volleyball Jamboree
Prairie High School will host a volleyball jamboree next Tuesday, August 24 starting at 5 p.m. at the PHS gym. . . .
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St. John Bosco volleyball schedule
On this page is the high school volleyball schedule for St. John Bosco Academy. . . .
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Letters to the editor
On this page are letters to the editor that appeared in this week's print edition of the Cottonwood Chronicle. You can also find Jake Wren's Redneck Review on this page. . . .
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The 2021 Idaho County Fair Royalty welcome you to the Idaho County Fair. From left and 2nd Princess Leann Lighfield, Queen Dani Sonnen and 1st Princess Olivia Klapprich.  See article at left for profiles. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The 2021 Idaho County Fair Grand Marshal is Bertie Forsmann. She is shown where you quite often find her at the Fair, in the 4-H Food Booth.  See story at left. Photo by Lorie Palmer, ICFP. Click on the photo for a larger view.

2021 Idaho County Fair Board (L-R) Scott Godfrey, Brett Uhlenkott, Dennis Pecarovich, Pam McIntire, Mary Charley, Joyce Gehring-Sonnen, Margaret Munson. Not picture is Alicia Asker. Contributed photo. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Some more of Eva Herzog's Ferdinand Area News columns from 1975. The above two are both from the April 24 edition. Click on each photo for a larger view.

From top down are photos of the stage décor for the 4-H Fashion Show. Photos show portions of the décor from left to right and feature caricatures of several country music legends. We aren’t country music experts but believe that is Willie Nelson, Loretta Lynn, Johnny Cash, Patsy Cline and Waylon Jennings from left in the middle photo and George Strait, Dolly Parton and Randy Travis  from left in the bottom photo.  Click on each photo for a larger view.

Models get instruction from Susie Heckman as to where their competitions will be Monday at the Fair. Click on the photo for a larger view.

The three Cloverbud models in the Beginner Constructed Clothing competition. Click on the photo for a larger view.

Chloe Rowland during the Making the Most of Me judging on Monday at the Fair.

Olivia Klapprich models in front of the judges in the Making the Most of Me competition on Monday morning.
Eva Herzog's column from the May 8, 1975 issue of the Cottonwood Chronicle. Click on the photo for a larger view.

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