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Truck, tractor pull set for Aug. 24

PRINCETON — Truck and tractor pulls take center stage at the 158th Bureau County Fair, Princeton on Aug. 24 with an antique pull at noon, the farm stock at 5 p.m. and then the main truck and tractor pull sanctioned by The Illini State Pullers.

Local participants are encouraged to compete at the fair. Complete rules are available on line at; or call Jason Yakey at 815-979-2406.

Tickets for the pulls are on sale now at the Bureau County Fair office, with adult admission $10, kids age 7 though 12 $5 and 6 and under are free. Pit passes are $20. For ticket information, call 815-875-2905. Tickets purchased in advance also include the fair gate admission, saving up to $5 per ticket.

For complete ticket information for this year’s fair, see the fair’s web site at

The 158th Bureau County Fair runs Aug. 21 through Aug. 25 in Princeton.


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