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Brothers Osborne rocked the Chase County Fair grandstand arena Friday night with several of their top songs including “It Ain’t My Fault” and “Stay a Little Longer.” Ticket sales bypassed 2,200 for the laser-lit show that featured Kendell Marvel as the lead-on. (Johnson Publications photo)

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Sebastian Bach, the voice of the rock group Skid Row, shows his appreciation to his fans as they rocked along together with his music at the Chase County Fair Saturday night. (Johnson Publications photo)

Chase County Fair measures up

    Fair board members look at lots of factors when measuring up the fair’s success for the year.

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Chad Oxford, president of the fair board, presents the Nebraska Pioneer Farm Family Award to Patricia Toft and her family. Pictured, front from left, are Daisy, Darby and Patricia Toft and Oxford. Standing in back, from left, are Greg and Mike Toft. (Johnson Publications photo)

Pioneer Farm Award presented to Toft family

    Five members of the Toft family were present at the Chase County Fair parade Saturday to accept this year’s  Nebraska Pioneer Farm Family Award.

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This 1996 Isuzu Rodeo was a total loss after a rollover accident Sunday night west of Champion. A family of three sustained injuries, with the driver Rhonda McDaniel suffering the most serious ones. She had to be flown out to a Kearney hospital. (Photo courtesy of Chase Co. Sheriff’s Office)

One severely injured in Sunday night SUV rollover

    A rural Haigler family sustained injuries in an early Sunday evening rollover west of Champion that sent the driver to a Kearney hospital.



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