Ryan Howard has been the news editor of The Forest Lake Times since 2014.
Young goat owners get some pointers as they display their animals in the afternoon.
Amiable horse Ammo was happy to receive attention at the Stillwater-Forest Lake FFA Children’s Barnyard.
Carter Pulliams, 3, of Scandia, got creative in the Build A Potato competition, crafting the alter ego of billionaire playspud Bruce Wayne.
People wait in line for ice cream as temperatures neared 90 degrees on Aug. 1 at the Washington County Fair in Stillwater.
Some kids keep cool with an inflatable ball water attraction near the midway.
Many of the goats at the fair were kept at the Poplar Hills Dairy Goat Farm in Scandia, including this curious subject.
A cow gets a trim before its moment in the spotlight.