Illinois State Fair runs through Sunday - nwherald

Central Illinois farmers, Dalton Harper of Scottsville, Ill., left, and Rex Evans of Jacksonville, Ill., unload hay for livestock from a truck in preparation for the start of the state fair at the Illinois State Fairgrounds. The Illinois State Fair in Springfield, will continue through Aug. 19. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

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