4-H Fair: Monday

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    Brysen Hopf of St. Marks, 4, squealed as his aunt Sami Hopf of St. Anthony, 20, left, clutched his arm and legs so family friend Melinda Johnson of Jasper, right, could tickle his stomach Monday in a cattle barn at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds in Bretzville. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Tom Scherle of Ireland, left, chuckled as he watched his daughter Cheyenne, 9, niece Hannah Schwenk of Jasper, 11, and son Cody, 12, wrangle their sheep before checking in Monday at the Dubois County 4H Fairgrounds in Bretzville. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Kiersten Haas of Schnellville, 16, and tied her cows with her brother Justin, 20, as she checked in her animals Monday at the Dubois County 4H Fairgrounds in Bretzville. Haas planned to show swine at this year’s fair but all swine-related events are canceled because of a virus affecting pigs. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Adria Giesler of Ferdinand, 18, washed her cow while chatting with Jared Schwenk of Jasper, 14, during check-in Monday at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds in Bretzville. The cancelation of all swine-related events at this year’s fair means Haas won’t participate in her favorite livestock show. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Brayden Wineinger of Dubois, 17, left, and Nicholas Weigel of Schnellville, 17, hung a sign for Wineinger Farms at their cattle stall during check-in Monday at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Camren Giesler of Ferdinand, 10, tried getting his cows to stand up during check-in Monday at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Chloe Johnson of Dubois, 17, cleaned up one of her cows Monday at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Nicholas Weigel of Schnellville, 17, lower left, Brayden Wineinger of Dubois, 17, Harlee Zehr of Dubois, 15, and Jared Schwenk of Jasper, 14, kicked back after checking in their cattle Monday at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Brayden Wineinger of Dubois, 17, unloaded cattle during check-ins Monday at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Luke Jacob of Schnellville, 17, scrubbed down one of his cows Monday at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Kendra Wineinger of Dubois, 19, helped walk cattle into the barn during check-in Monday at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    A cow mooed during check in Monday at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds. Rachel Mummey/The Herald

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    Linda Jacob of Schnellville, 12, softly stroked one of her cows Monday at the Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds. Rachel Mummey/The Herald