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Lisa Allmendinger on August 27th, 2017

Chelsea Update would like to thank Tim Bristle for the photos in this slideshow.  

Continue reading about Chelsea Community Fair in photos by Tim Bristle

Lisa Allmendinger on August 27th, 2017

Slideshow by Burrill Strong.

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 27th, 2017

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 26th, 2017

Chelsea’s Savanna Burchett, daughter of Harold and Becky Burchett, was named Chelsea Community Fair Queen Friday night. She also won the talent portion of the fair queen contest performing aerial silks to music, a combination of dance and gymnastics suspended above the ground while hanging from fabric. Her sponsor was Choice Home Designs. First runner-up […]

Continue reading about Savanna Burchett named Chelsea Community Fair Queen

Lisa Allmendinger on August 26th, 2017

By Lisa Carolin At 7 a.m. when the first volunteers arrived at the Multipurpose Arena Friday, Aug. 25 to begin Ladies Day at the 80th annual Chelsea Community Fair, there were already five attendees sitting in lawn chairs waiting to get in. The early risers wanted to be sure to receive the complimentary coffee, juice, […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 26th, 2017

Photo gallery by Burrill Strong  

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 25th, 2017

The members of the Chelsea-Dexter-Grass Lake Community Fair Livestock Club would like to thank all the folks who so generously bid and purchased their animals at the 80th annual Chelsea Community Fair livestock auction on Thursday, Aug. 24. A huge thank you goes out to the Chelsea Fair Board, Chelsea State Bank, and auctioneer Loren […]

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Story and photos by Lisa Carolin There is something timeless about a community fair, and that is certainly the case at the 80th annual Chelsea Community Fair. Wednesday, Aug. 23, kicked off with the judging of the goats followed later by the judging of dairy feeder calves, beef and sheep. There was an all-day Youth […]

Continue reading about Lisa Carolin takes a tour of the 80th annual Chelsea Community Fair (with slideshow)

Lisa Allmendinger on August 25th, 2017

By Crystal Hayduk From the mother-daughter superintendent team and the judge to each young person showing goats, all were females who dominated the Chelsea Community Fair goat show held the morning of Aug. 23 in the Multipurpose arena. The handlers were attentive and dedicated caregivers; as well as intelligent, strong, and determined young goat exhibitors. […]

Continue reading about Shelby Williams takes top goat show honors at the Chelsea Community Fair