Petersburg wins 18 blue ribbons at SE Alaska State Fair
September 6, 2018
Petersburg won two department grand champion ribbons and 18 blue ribbons at the Southeast Alaska State Fair in Haines.
Thirty-nine residents submitted art projects, crafts and photography with nearly every entry winning a ribbon.
"That's the big thing,"
said Josef Quitslund, Petersburg's representative at the fair. "Sharing what people create."
Mandy Kivisto and Marsha Fernandez both won department grand champion ribbons. Kivisto submitted a photo titled, 'Lilly pad,' which won her the department grand champion ribbon in photography. A two sided woven bag with a Ravenstail weave on one s...