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Lisa Allmendinger on July 22nd, 2015

The Chelsea Lions Club invites folks to be participants in the dunk tank at the Chelsea Community Fair, Aug. 25-29. To sign up for 30-minute shifts, please click here. For more information, please call Chuck Armstrong at 475-8224 or email him at Chucknjude3@aol.com.

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 17th, 2015

(Chelsea Update would like to thank Matt Pegouskie for the information in this story.) Run for the Rolls recently announced the return of a 5K to its annual event on Aug. 29 and in its ninth year, will welcome Lt. Gov. Brian Calley and his son as participants. The races precede the Chelsea Community Fair […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on July 15th, 2015

Although this year’s 78th Annual Chelsea Community Fair doesn’t officially get underway until Tuesday, Aug. 25, the Chelsea-Dexter School District Lamb Club kids were at the fairgrounds Monday night for some pre-fair pointers. Superintendents Lisa Lutchka and Judy Hermosillo told the lamb club kids that they should be working with their lambs, leading them around […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 26th, 2015

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 23rd, 2015

Please be advised that the 2015 Chelsea Community Fair will not be permitted to hold its annual poultry show at this year’s fair because of new state regulations. Please click here or here to find out more about avian influenza. “We regret this change but we must follow this directive as it was intended to […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on June 11th, 2015

By Lisa Carolin The Chelsea Community Fair will host a new event this August — the Diesel Shootout Truck Pull. “This pull was added as a feature in place of Demolition Derby due to the lack of cars available for derby cars,” said Jamie Lane, assistant secretary of the Fair Board. “It will be held […]

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Lisa Allmendinger on December 14th, 2014

For those of you who missed Hometown Holiday last weekend, it was another fun-filled community event that included everything from gingerbread house decorating and Christmas carols to a live nativity, photos with Santa and the light parade. This year, for the first time since I’ve been attending the light parade, 2014 Fair Queen Amy Gilbert […]

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As Chelsea Update wraps up its coverage of the Chelsea Community Fair, here are some photos from Burrill Strong from the Farm Stock and Super Stock and Mini-Mods tractor pulling contest on Friday, Aug. 22. For more of Burrill’s work, please click here. Please enjoy the slideshow below.

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Lisa Allmendinger on August 31st, 2014

By Elizabeth Richardson What an amazing and fun experience I had at the Chelsea Community Fair. It was my first fair adventure ever and I wanted to make the most of it. Lisa had been telling me all about it since December. She encouraged me to enter something to feel a part of it, introduced […]

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This weekend, I’m wrapping up Chelsea Update’s coverage of the Chelsea Community Fair. Please enjoy the photo gallery from Burrill Strong of the 4-Wheel and 2-Wheel truck and diesel truck pulling contest on Aug. 23. For more work by Burrill, please click here.

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