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Taya Asmussen, 3, Mansfield, takes a look at her blue ribbon during the fitting and showing competition that she had just won with her goat Giggles at the NCW Fair. It was the first year she has shown an animal at the fair.

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I was born in Wenatchee, went to Eastmont High School, graduated from the University of Washington with a communications degree in journalism. I have a wife and three children.