Tag: Aitkin County Fair

130th Aitkin County Fair a success from opening day

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (7/19/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The return of the Aitkin County Fair a couple of weeks ago was a success for all those people that put in the time to ensure fun, entertainment, activity, and safety after coming off the cancellation of the 2020 Fair due to COVID-19. We spoke to Aitkin…
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July 19, 2021 0

Last two days of Aitkin County Fair have plenty to offer

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (7/9/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The last two days of the Aitkin County Fair promise to be the best days of all the festivities from the Fairgrounds in Aitkin. Today, Friday, July 9th, all starts off with Artist in Residence painter Adelle McDonnell from 10am-2pm and Alan Jensen will be woodcarving from…
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July 9, 2021 0

Events ramp up at Aitkin County Fair Thursday

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (7/8/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Fair rolls on into its second day as events and activity ramp up at the Fairgrounds in Aitkin. Today, Artist in Residence and Live Music will highlight the day in the Creative Activities Building. Painter Karen Newton will hold live demonstrations from 10am-2pm. Bread…
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July 8, 2021 0

130th Aitkin County Fair opens today

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (7/7/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The 130th annual Aitkin County Fair opens the gates today with four days of fun, activities, and events in store after a one-year absence. Starting today the Midway with Crescent City Amusements will open at 12pm and remain open all the way through Saturday. Events for today…
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July 7, 2021 0

Aitkin Police Chief Paul Ryan talks new officers, construction impact on traffic

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (7/5/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin Police Department continues to be ready and is now more than prepared for summer events and activity after recently talking with Chief Paul Ryan in our monthly conversation. Chief Ryan noted that Highway 210 construction work will play a factor into traffic coming to and…
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July 5, 2021 0

Matt Doucette from GuidePoint Pharmacy talks COVID-19 vaccines, packaging, Fair

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/18/21) (Aitkin, MN) — We recently were afforded the opportunity to catch up with Dr. Matt Doucette of GuidePoint Pharmacy of Aitkin in the past year has forced many changes and implemented programs to help curve COVID-19. Doucette spoke on how the past year has given them more stance in the…
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June 18, 2021 0

Aitkin County Fair set to return July 7-11

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (6/11/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Many events and all of the annual fair staples will make their return to the Aitkin County Fairgrounds in one months time for the 141st annual Aitkin County Fair. We chatted with Aitkin County Fair Board members Leeann Moriarity and Kirk Peysar and noted that getting the…
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June 11, 2021 0