Join Todd Hale and special guests each Thursday morning at 9:40 on AM 1390 for Fair Talk. Dates for this year's Steele County Free Fair are August 16-21.

The Livestock Hall of Fame induction on Tuesday, August 16, will be the time that several FFA members receive special recognition. Greg Selk and Tim Kock of Owatonna and Tanner Nelson of Ellendale are American Degree winners from the Owatonna FFA Chapter. Steph Choudek of Owatonna  and Mariah Larson of Medford are also American Degree winners. Kathy Larson of Owatonna is a state winner from the Medford chapter. All these young people will be recognized Tuesday of the fair.

Mega Ride tickets are still on sale for $49 at the Owatonna Hy-Vee. These tickets entitle the purchaser to unlimited rides all week.

Bullsiblast will be returning to the fair. They have added a climbing wall. They are north of the race track.

More information can be found at the Steele County Free Fair website.