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Stories tagged: fair

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 10:12 p.m.

Toned-down day at the Spokane County fair has appeal

It was notably quiet at the Spokane County Interstate Fair on Tuesday, and that wasn’t an accident. It was the fair’s first sensory day: a day devoted to turning down …

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 10:27 p.m.

Northwest Passages, S-R host readings, conversations, demonstrations at Interstate Fair stage

The Spokesman-Review and the Northwest Passages Book Club will host, for the second year in a row, a series of readings, conversations, tutorials and demonstrations with everyone from country music …

UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 27, 2019, 8:47 p.m.

Spokane fair won’t add metal detectors, bag searches, as state fair will do

The Puyallup Herald reported Tuesday that the state fair, which about 1 million people attend over 20 days, will have metal detectors and mandatory bag checks for the first time …

Use of force review board: Yakima police officer ‘reasonable’ in kicking pepper-sprayed teen at fair

A Yakima police officer who was videotaped kicking a teenager who’d been pepper-sprayed has been put back on patrol and will not face administrative action after a use of force …

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 17, 2017, 10:02 p.m.

After tough week, crowds rally to county fair for final hurrah

Turnout at the 2017 Spokane County Interstate Fair may have lagged in its initial week, but the crowds that descended on the event over the weekend seemed determined to make …

Palouse Empire Fair opens Thursday

The Palouse Empire Fair will open Thursday with the annual senior’s pancake breakfast 8-10 a.m. at the event center of the fairgrounds, 322 Fairgrounds Road, west of Colfax.

Three file claims in incident involving spooked horse at fair

SEATTLE – Three people have filed tort claims seeking damages after a spooked horse bolted through a crowd at a Washington state fair, injuring five people. The Chronicle in Centralia …

Ferris wheel fall: One girl in ICU among 3 injured in Tennessee accident

One of three girls injured in a fall from a Ferris wheel at the Greene County Fair in Greeneville, Tenn., on Monday night remained in the intensive care unit of …

South Perry fair, parade Saturday

The South Perry Street Fair and Parade is Saturday, but parade participants can get an early start at decorating their bikes today, at the South Perry Farmers Market in the …