AUDIO: Blake’s Prairie Junior Fair Underway in Bloomington

The Blakes Prairie Junior Fair gets underway today in Bloomington. Every year the fair puts an emphasis on the area youth:

That’s one of the fair organizers Mary Sue White. She says a bitter-sweet part of the fair for the exhibitors is the meat animal auction:

Tonight’s featured entertainment is the Tri-State Truck and Tractor Pull with the Local Tractor Pull and Too Hot Too Farm Class tomorrow night. On Sunday the River Ridge FFA Chicken Barbeque takes place from 10:30 until1; Pie Contest at 11:30, Horse Pull at 1:30 and the Demolition Derby at 6:30. Find the full schedule at

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