Continuing the Crook County News Since 1884

Fair begins this weekend

The annual Crook County Fair kicks off this weekend to the theme of "Wrangle Up the Fun at the Fair" and is set to include all the traditional animal shows and plenty to see and do.

Entertainment this year includes an opportunity to meet some cold-blooded friends. Danny Conner will be bringing his Reptile Adventures to the fair for three showings per day on July 27 and 28.

Conner has been caring for reptiles for three decades and brings his love of animals to kids of all ages in his shows, which include stars such as Apollo the Albino Burmese Python, Juanita the Reticulated Pythion and Spartac...