The fair’s back in town

Larry Owens, with Great Northern AFair, climbs the Ferris wheel Tuesday while setting up for the La Plata County Fair. The carnival will open at 4 p.m. today with 20 rides and games. Enlarge photo

JERRY McBRIDE/Durango Herald

Larry Owens, with Great Northern AFair, climbs the Ferris wheel Tuesday while setting up for the La Plata County Fair. The carnival will open at 4 p.m. today with 20 rides and games.