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Help set up fairgrounds


The Southeast Alaska State Fair seeks volunteers to help prepare the fairgrounds at 10 p.m. on Saturday, July 21.

Volunteers also are needed to run rides and games for children and adults during the 44th annual Fair, which runs July 26 through 29.

Work on Saturday, July 21 includes assembling the Ferris wheel and antique carousel, setting up the logging area, moving tents, planting flowers, painting signs, and registering Fair exhibits.

Volunteers contributing at least four hours receive a free day pass to the fair. Call the fair office at 766-2476 for more information.