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Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: Feathers and leaves comparable
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Red River Valley Fair
July 25, 2016
Red River Valley Fair attendance in 2016 lowest since 2008
WEST FARGO -- The Red River Valley Fair brought just over 90,000 people in 2016, the lowest it has been since 2008. Red River Valley Fair general...
July 25, 2016 - 5:45pm
July 14, 2016
After poultry ban, birds are back at the Red River Valley Fair
WEST FARGO - There is no question. The roosters are glad to be back at the Red River Valley Fair. "You can get pretty close to your chickens,"...
July 14, 2016 - 9:04am
July 13, 2016
Week In History: July 13, 2016
The West Fargo City Commission and School Board announced their budgets for 1971-72. The city budget was $404,700, up $108,626 from the previous year. The budget included $50,000 for a new well. The school district budget totaled $1,334,080, a $75,000 increase with new line items...
July 13, 2016 - 12:35am
Speedway's return 'exciting' during Red River Valley Fair
Though Cole Schill has never won a track championship, there wouldn't be much better feeling than winning on his home track. Especially because...
July 13, 2016 - 12:34am
July 6, 2016
Red River Valley Fair opens Tuesday, July 12
Good weather and easy-moving traffic is all Red River Valley Fair manager Bryan Schulz is hoping for to make this year's fair, July 12-17, a...
July 6, 2016 - 7:01am
May 4, 2016
Red River Valley Fair Association honors employee for 60 years of service
The Red River Valley Fair Association congratulated and thanked Roy Faught for 60 years of service at the fair. Faught also served as the president of the association's board from 1979 to 1980. Faught played a key role in the Big Iron Farm Show, almost since its beginning, the Fair...
May 4, 2016 - 7:29am
April 13, 2016
Nominations sought for military heroes
In conjunction with Military Appreciation Day on July 14 during the Red River Valley Fair, the fair will be honoring local active-duty military or veterans through its Hometown Heroes program. RRVF is asking members of the community to nominate past or present members of the military...
April 13, 2016 - 7:11am
March 15, 2016
Red River Valley Fair Association to meet
The Red River Valley Fair Association will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday in the Schollander Conference Room at the Red River Valley Fairgrounds in West Fargo. The board will discuss several items including the remodel of Schollander South, golf cart leases, Bonanzaville/North Department...
March 15, 2016 - 3:00pm
November 18, 2015
No exact cause of E. coli found after July outbreak at Red River Valley Fair
State health officials could not pinpoint the source of an E. coli outbreak linked to the Red River Valley Fair in July, but they did find that more than 60 people got sick, including a toddler whose mother is now planning a lawsuit. The state Department of Health recently wrapped...
November 18, 2015 - 12:20am
August 19, 2015
RRV Fair to host fireworks convention in 2017
WEST FARGO – The Red River Valley Fair Association was awarded the 2017 bid for the Pyrotechnics Guild International annual convention. Bryan Schulz, CFE, general manager of the Red River Valley Fair Association attended the convention in Gillette, Wyo., and presented a proposal...
August 19, 2015 - 4:45am
July 21, 2015
Officials investigate E. coli outbreak link to Red River Valley Fair
Three children sickened in a recent E. coli outbreak in eastern North Dakota reported attending the Red River Valley Fair earlier this month, prompting state health officials to investigate whether animals there were the source of the infection. Officials said Monday it’s still...
July 21, 2015 - 2:31pm
July 14, 2015
Fair takes hit from heat
Attendance for the 2015 Red River Valley Fair was down slightly from last year. Fair officials estimated that about 102,000 visited the 2015...
July 14, 2015 - 4:59pm
July 8, 2015
2015 Red River Valley Fair underway
The 2015 Red River Valley Fair, titled "Crave the Fun," is off and running. "Our biggest features to the fair this year are free ground acts," said Bryan Schulz, general manager.
July 8, 2015 - 6:19am
July 1, 2015
The Mustang Weekly: Putting in the work for the Red River Valley Fair
The Red River Valley Fair is an event enjoyed by all, especially those in charge of it. Sheyenne Junior Karli Schulz, daughter of the general manager Bryan Schulz, said, "I work out there almost all summer long, doing office work and organizing." For Karli, this fair...
July 1, 2015 - 2:06am
June 17, 2015
Red River Valley Fair's Military Appreciation Day will be held on Thursday, July 9
The 2015 Red River Valley Fair's Military Appreciation Day will be on July 9. In conjunction with Military Appreciation Day, the fair will honor local veterans through its Hometown Heroes program. Members of the community can nominate past or current members of the military whom...
June 17, 2015 - 2:06am