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Farmers and Merchants Bank Gives More!!

December 9, 2016

$25,000 Added to Make Total Gift of $55,000 toward Nordby Exhibit Hall!  

Farmers and Merchants Bank of Huron, a branch of First National Bank, added $25,000 to its initial $30,000 gift toward the State Fair Foundation's capital campaign.  

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Last Modified: 12/09/2016 10:57:32 am MST


Dedication for Nordby Exhibit Hall Sept. 4!

August 29, 2016

Join us to Celebrate the Construction - Sept. 4 at 4PM!  

The dedication for the Nordby Exhibit Hall for 4-H, Youth, and Community takes place Sept. 4 at 4PM at the new exhibit hall site.   

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Last Modified: 08/29/2016 10:34:36 am MDT


Fun and Games for the Nordby Exhibit Hall!

August 29, 2016

Play Games at the State Fair - Benefit the New Building!

During this year's State Fair, Sept. 1 - 5, there are a variety of opportunities to win prizes while at the same time having fun! 

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Last Modified: 08/29/2016 10:30:15 am MDT


The Final Brick Countdown!

February 26, 2016

500 Bricks to Go to Our Goal!!

There is still time to reserve your brick!  Count down the last $500,000 of the Nordby Exhibit Hall Campaign with us!    

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Last Modified: 02/26/2016 9:18:10 am MST


Nordby Exhibit Hall Takes Shape!

February 8, 2016

The Frame of the Nordby Exhibit Hall for 4-H, Youth, and Community is Up

In Huron, the Nordby Exhibit Hall is standing tall on the State Fairgrounds, as the metal building's supporting structure goes up.  

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Last Modified: 02/08/2016 3:11:45 pm MST


South Dakota Beef Industry Council Invests in the Future of Agriculture!

September 21, 2015

Group Joins other Statewide Agricultural Groups for Display Walls in New Exhibit Hall

The SD Beef Industry Council has provided $30,000 toward a permanent educational display in the Nordby Exhibit Hall for 4-H, Youth, and Community.  They join the SD Pork Producers Council, SD Wheat Inc, the SD Corn Utilization Council, the SD Farm Bureau, and the SD Farmers Union in providing significant investments toward permanent educational displays in the building.  

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Last Modified: 09/21/2015 2:43:45 pm MDT


Nels and Dorothy Olsen of Huron Invest in Future of Huron Community!

August 11, 2015

Former Implement Owners Provide $20,000 Gift toward New Exhibit Hall

Nels and Dorothy Olsen, long-time owners of Olsen Case IH Implement, recently presented the State Fair Foundation with a check for its capital campaign for a new exhibit hall.  

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Last Modified: 08/11/2015 10:56:07 am MDT


Construction Begins on Nordby Exhibit Hall!!

August 5, 2015

Dirt Moves as Construction Team Prepares Site for Building

The expected completion date for the Nordby Exhibit Hall is Summer 2016!  

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Last Modified: 09/21/2015 2:42:25 pm MDT


BNSF Railway Provides $50,000 for New Building!

July 23, 2015

Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway Foundation Gives Significant Investment to Longtime Neighbor

Huron's railroad tracks and the State Fairgrounds have been close neighbors for more than 100 years.  The two groups have teamed up to build a future for 4-H members and the region through investing in the Nordby Exhibit Hall's construction.  

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Last Modified: 07/23/2015 2:26:18 pm MDT


Book of Articles by Huron's Bob Glanzer Benefit Exhibit Hall

July 1, 2015

Bob Glanzer's "You Can't Unring a Bell" Book Now Available -
$10 of Each Book's Sale Goes Toward State Fair Foundation's 4-H Exhibit Hall Campaign

Former State Fair Manager, banker, and chuckwagon enthusiast Bob Glanzer has been writing articles for the Huron area's "Prairie Tracks" magazine for years, and now they are available in a full-color, coffee-table-style book for $25!  40% of each buyer's investment will be donated to the State Fair Foundation's 4-H Exhibit Hall Campaign.   

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Last Modified: 07/01/2015 3:32:25 pm MDT