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This year's Franklin County Fair fell victim to the coronavirus pandemic just like most other county fairs, and even the Iowa State Fair. But that didn't mean all was lost.

In May, the Fair Board announced the fair would be canceled. Still, the 4-H and FFA livestock show was allowed to go on with competitors and their immediate families allowed to attend.

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