The 2017 Marion County Fair Queen candidates were recently announced.
Paige Busick, Ashlee Dethrow, Kaley Iddings, Alexia Lepley, Natalie Montgomery and Kortney VanderLinden were chosen as candidates for the fair queen competition to take place on June 24.
Candidates will be scored by a panel of judges. Questions will range on topics on Marion County and the Marion County Fair.
The winner will be named the 2017 Marion County Fair Queen. She will represent Marion County during the fair and during the Iowa State fair.