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    Gayle Palombo, a worker with Independent Midway, takes a break in front of the fun house as crews set up for the 200th annual Skowhegan State Fair at the Skowhegan Fairgrounds on Aug. 8.

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    Kim Blanchard prepares her carnival game, Dakota's Root N' Toot-N Cork Gun Game, at the Skowhegan Fairgrounds for the 200th annual Skowhegan State Fair on Aug. 8.

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    People enter the Skowhegan Fairgrounds for the first day of the 200th annual Skowhegan State Fair on Aug. 9.

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    Casey Cole, Speed Pitch operator, wipes sweat from his brow as he waits for the fair to open at the 200th annual Skowhegan State Fair on Aug. 9.

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    Jon Quimby enters his vehicle after inspection before the Skowhegan State Fair demolition derby at the Skowhegan Fairgrounds Aug. 10, the first of three demolition derbies at the fair this year. The demolition derby is one of the main attractions, drawing several thousand people to the fair over its 10-day run.

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    Dillon Witham gets broadsided while competing in the annual Skowhegan State Fair demolition derby at the Skowhegan Fairgrounds Aug. 10, the first of three demolition derbies at the fair this year. The demolition derby is one of the main attractions, drawing several thousand people to the fair over its 10-day run.

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    Demolition derby participants stand on top of their vehicles at the annual Skowhegan State Fair demolition derby at the Skowhegan Fairgrounds Aug. 10, the first of three demolition derbies at the fair this year, which marked its bicentennial anniversary. The demolition derby is one of the main attractions, drawing several thousand people to the fair over its 10-day run.

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    One of the wrecker-workers celebrates removing another disabled vehicle from the arena at the annual Skowhegan State Fair demolition derby at the Skowhegan Fairgrounds Aug. 10, the first of three demolition derbies at the fair this year, which marked its bicentennial anniversary.

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    Terri Stewart passes the time by catching sharks at the Skowhegan State Fair on Aug. 14.

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    Xavier Arbo, 11, takes his chances on a ride at the Skowhegan State Fair on Aug. 14.

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    Mike Kirkpatrick drives his horses Bill, left, and Howie, right, during the 3,000-pound horse pull competition at the Skowhegan State Fair on Aug. 14.

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    Children chase down piglets during the pig scramble at the Skowhegan State Fair on Aug. 18.

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    The grandstand was nearly empty for the harness racing at the Skowhegan State Fair on Aug. 18.

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    A girl spins around during a break in the rain at the Skowhegan State Fair on Aug. 18.

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    Heath Campbell driving Bet You (2) leads the pack down the first clubhouse stretch in the Walter Hight Memorial race at the Skowhegan State Fair on Aug. 18.

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