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Derby staff members were on standby to flag derby cars down and watch for fires, with extinguishers on hand.
Clods of dirt fly in the final round of the demolition derby. This year’s final, all-out round was canceled because the vehicles were too smashed.
A tough truck entrant gets some air.
Dirt clouds the scene in an earlier round of the demolition derby, in which drivers crash into one another with the hopes of being the last ones standing.
Sparks fly as participants repair their vehicles in between derby rounds.
Jason “Backflip” Baskett performs his characteristic back flip off his car for the crowd after a derby round.
Fans filled the stadium to watch this year’s demolition derby on Saturday evening.
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Akima Cane holds one of her giant Pekin ducks she raised then sold at the livestock show. Friend Nolan West helped take them back to the barn.
The community gathered at the Montezuma County Fair to bid on animals raised by local 4-H’ers.
Tanna Young poses with her Grand Champion steer, Charley.
The Montezuma County Fairgrounds were a flurry of chicken feathers and scrappy kids on Thursday for the first chicken chase of the 2020 summer fair.
Fire crews battled the East Canyon Fire on Tuesday, dealing with dry, hot and windy conditions.
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