Name-the-fair competition begins
March 28, 2002
Preparations for the 2002 Great Northern Fair are well under way, beginning with a competition to name the 79th annual event's theme.
The winner will not only have his or her theme plastered on fair posters and premium books, he or she will land $80 worth of tickets to various fair favorites.
The deadline to enter is May 1.
According to Mike Spencer, the fair's manager, the winner will receive two tickets to each of the following events: Wednesday night's junior rodeo; Thursday night's concert by the Doo Wah Riders, a modern Western band from California; Friday's demolition derby; and Satur...