Great Northern Fair comes together
The Hill County Fair Board discussed the upcoming Great Northern Fair during their meeting at the fairgrounds Tuesday, with fairgrounds Manager Tim Solomon saying preparations are nearly complete.
Solomon said the carnival is pretty well set, with ticket prices running the same as last year. The list of food booths also is about complete, with mostly the same vendors as last year and one planning to return after a one-year absence.
Solomon said a shaved-ice booth that was at the 2009 fair is interested in coming back this summer.
He said work is planned to upgrade the roads at the fairgr...