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"Nile Valley Days" celebration

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Nile Valley, WASH.--The Nile Valley community wrapped up its annual "Nile Valley Days" celebration Sunday.

The Chinook Pass Community Association hosted the weekend event at Jim Sprick Community Park.

The celebration features logging events like cross cut saw competitions and horse shoe tournaments.  Community members said it's meant to take people back to older and much more simple times.

Craig Baird, a community member, said "People come up to see these different competitions. Kind of catch a glimpse of life the way it used to be."

The event also had several vendors selling hand-crafted items and food.

Community members said they're happy with the turnout this year.

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