Looking back at snapshots of some of the many Washington County events and activities this summer.
Blair Otte Middle School, Gateway to the West parade.
Blair High School band, Gateway to the West parade
Jenson Shires Emily and Destiny in front and June and Ebony pull wagon driven by Dean Jensen and Megan Degons. Gateway to the West parade
Kids race to the finish line at the Kids Triathlon
Blair Kids Triathlon
Jim and Judy Pounds in their Model T Roadster.
Rachel Vogt answer questions from beef judge Mike Pallas. Round Robin Competition
Cowboy 5K, Washington County Fair
Kids play in the spray at Christmas in July i Lions Park.
Members of the Sixth Infantry and the 1st Rifle Regiment march in formation during the Independence Day celebration Saturday. Fort Atkinson Living History July 1
Chris Hagemann reads the Declaration of Independence Saturdayn during the Independence Day celebration at Fort Atkinson Living History July 1
Dr. Oxygen, far right, entertains kids with giant soap bubbles at the Blair Library Reading party. A free picnic lunch followed the awards presentation and Dr. Oxygen science show.
Springer Spaniel Clyde springs into the pool during the doggie splash.
Christina Bowser holding moon and Tess Rutledge with the sun and FC elementary teachers arrive at school dressed in costume and ready to celebrate space, the eclipse and launch an exciting new school year.
Kids build sand castles and search for treasure in a gigantic sand pile at the FC Parking lot party Saturday.
Brothers and Fort Calhoun elementary teachers PJ and Michael Mallete help launch a new school year Friday morning.