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Sitka “State Fair” coming in August.

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Jeff Budd, Sarah Lawrie, and Alaina Brown discuss plans for this year’s Sitka “State Fair,” which will be held on August 11 at Harrigan Centennial Hall. There will be 23 categories of judged events. For more information visit the Greater Sitka Arts Council online.


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