Estherville News Sportsen-usTue, 26 Jul 2016 17:41:31 EDTTue, 26 Jul 2016 17:41:31 EDT time is near comes the 2016 Emmet County Fair. The annual four-day county celebration starts this Thursday with all the usual activities for 4-H and FFA youth as well as events for the whole family.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTClass 3A State Softball ELC wraps up in eighth place DODGE - Ending the season at the state tournament is the goal in any sport. While Estherville Lincoln Central was unable to come up with a victory at the Class 3A Softball Tournament this week, the Midgets showed they played to the end.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTSkrepak's named EXCELlent property home of John Skrepak, 904 N. Seventh St., was selected as the EXCELlent Property of the Month this week.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTClass 2A State Softball Warriors split final games to place sixth David Swartz Managing Editor FORT DODGE - North Union wrapped up the 2016 with its second consecutive sixth-place finish at the Class 2A State Softball Tournament on Thursday.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTSay 'mmmm' to AAA candy's Downtown Market was lightly attended due to the heat index, reported by the National Weather Service as 104 degrees through to 7 p.m. Thursday evening.Sun, 24 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT