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Wrangell and Petersburg represented at Southeast Alaska State Fair


August 22, 2019

Caleb Vierkant / Wrangell Sentinel

Several of the art pieces sent to the Southeast Alaska State Fair were put on display in Ottesen's front windows upon their return.

The city of Haines hosted the 51st annual Southeast Alaska State Fair earlier this summer. Communities from all across Southeast Alaska attend the event, and also enter into various contests and exhibits. From baked goods to woodworking, the fair gives people the opportunity to show off their talents in a wide variety of areas. These departments are further divided into separate divisions, explained Wrangell resident and artist Michael Bania. Within the "crochet arts" department, she gave as an example, there could be the divisions of "quilting" or "sewing." In short, there are numerous opt...

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