The Steele County Exchange Club along with the Steele County Free Fair announce that Carol Prokopec and Vern Wilker are recipients of the 2019 Senior Citizen Volunteers award for Steele County. They will be introduced and recognized on the United Prairie Bank Stage on Thursday, August 15 at 11:30am.

On Tuesday, August 13 inductees to the Equine Hall of Fame and Steele County Livestock Hall of Fame will be recognized. The Equine Hall of Fame will be at 12:30pm in the livestock show arena. Inducted this year will be Henry Rypka. The Livestock Hall of Fame will be in the show arena at 2pm on Tuesday. Inductees will be Robert Chladek and Ronald Van Nurden.

Tickets for all the grandstand shows at the Steele County Free Fair are still available online. Dates for the fair are August 13-18.

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