Paulson honored with Heritage Award
BEMIDJI — Allen Paulson was recently awarded the Heritage Award at the International Association of Fairs and Expositions 123rd Convention held in Las Vegas.
Paulson has served as manager of the Clearwater County Fair in Bagley since 1986 and as treasure of the fair from 1976 to 1986.
Under his leadership, the fair has improved accessibility for disabled fairgoers by adding asphalt walkways, officials said in a press release.
Each winner received a plaque and $1000.