Grant County Fair

A test of character

August 20, 2016 at 6:00 am

MOSES LAKE ó Turns out most pigs donít like hot weather any more than most humans. ďThey get cranky, they donít want to show, they just want to lie down,Ē said Shanna Golladay, a volunteer for swine fitting and showing competition at the G...

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Demo derby kicks off Moses Lake Roundup

August 18, 2016 at 2:03 pm

{{tncms-asset app="editorial" id="4cd30338-673c-11e6-a381-974e45cd2281"}} MOSES LAKE ó When the dust cleared, the tires quit burning and the engines stopped roaring Seth Dompier was the last man standing during the grand finale demolition ...

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The heat is on

August 17, 2016 at 1:45 pm

MOSES LAKE ó The Grant County Fair is always the hot destination, but in 2016 thatís a literal description. Itís hot. Itís going to stay hot. The forecast high for Wednesday is 96 to 98 degrees Ė or to simplify it, Wednesday is going to be...

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Blue-ribbon cookies for all tastes

August 17, 2016 at 6:00 am

As you read this, the Grant County Fair will have started, and those of us who judge baked goods at the fair will have had the opportunity to taste all the entries this year to award ribbons. My favorites are always the cookies. When I star...

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Itís fair time!

August 16, 2016 at 1:45 pm

MOSES LAKE ó The cookies were being judged, the commercial exhibits were being tweaked, the carnival rides were being assembled. Volunteers were hanging quilt entries, washing the windows at the Grant County Republican and Grant County Demo...

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Demolition Derby kicks off Roundup with a bang

August 15, 2016 at 6:00 am

MOSES LAKE ó Even before Corey & Lange Flying Diamond Rodeo Stock bucking bull Bottle Rocket puts the fear of God into the best bull riders in the country. Before superstar bareback horse Trip Wire struts his stuff. The dirt track demons ar...

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Grant County Fair opens Tuesday

August 15, 2016 at 6:00 am

MOSES LAKE ó Fair exhibits, rodeo, demolition derby, carnival rides, fair demonstrations, fair food Ė itís fair time. The Grant County Fair begins Tuesday and runs through Saturday at the fairgrounds in Moses Lake. Tuesday is free admissio...

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Cowboy breakfast set for Friday

August 11, 2016 at 6:00 am

MOSES LAKE ó Itís a tradition, down on the ranch, to start the workday with a good breakfast, and itís tradition, when it's Grant County Fair time in Moses Lake, to start the fair with a good breakfast. The annual Cowboy Breakfast is schedu...

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Corey & Lange brings the good stuff

August 08, 2016 at 6:00 am

MOSES LAKE ó Corey & Lange Flying Diamond Rodeo Stock took 10 head to the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas last year to challenge the best cowboys in the world. You have to ride the best to be the best and local stock contractor Mike Cor...

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Jeff Evans dazzles fairgoers with illusion

August 22, 2015 at 6:00 am

MOSES LAKE - If you blink you might miss his next illusion. As children and adults gather around magician Jeff Evans Thursday at the Grant County Fair their eyes are transfixed on Evans' hands, as to not miss his how he performs his tricks...

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