Ty Hallgarth in parade

Elgin Stampede president Ty Hallgarth, 53, rides his horse through Elgin during the Elgin Stampede Grand Parade on Saturday, July 10, 2021.

ELGIN — Elgin has lost a popular and successful community leader.

Ty Hallgarth, a man whose steady and tireless leadership helped spur the Elgin Stampede to new heights, died unexpectedly of natural causes on Monday, Jan. 31, at St. Alphonsus Regional Medical Center, Boise.

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