The Winona County Fair Board is seeking nominations of individuals who exemplify the “best” of Winona County’s residents in the following categories:
• Hall of Fame — Includes those who volunteer in their communities or at the fair, represent agriculture, serve a role in county government or have been or are an integral part of the business community of Winona County. Five Hall of Fame honorees will be recognized during the fair.
• King and Queen — Couples or individuals may be nominated. The board is looking for people who have a strong connection with the Winona County Fair and who would enjoy “reigning” during the five-day run of the fair.
• Outstanding Senior Citizens — The board is looking for one male and one female who will represent Winona County at the Minnesota State Fair 2018 Outstanding Senior Citizen Competition. Nominees must be age 70 by June 1, 2019, and must do volunteer activity that is unpaid and demonstrates a commitment to their local community. Volunteer activity must be accomplished after reaching the age of 65.
Nominations must be mailed to Winona County Fair, P.O. Box 646, St. Charles, Minn., 55972, or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org and must be received by Sunday, April 28, 2019. Letters must include nominator’s name, address and phone number, and a written statement why the individuals should be considered. An address and phone number is also required for each nominee.
The 161st Winona County Fair will be from July 10-14, 2019, in St. Charles.