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Walmart wants to send people into your house to stock the fridge - even when you're not home
Hudson, Wis., says pink paint job on downtown beauty shop has to go
Public invited to share ideas on search for new Ridgewater president
Voice for the rivers: 'Waterway Jay' quits his job to paddle state's 4,500 miles of water trail
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Vikings QB Bradford to miss second straight game
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Country Quilters show is this weekend in Willmar
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'Idiots' worth a visit at The Barn Theatre in Willmar
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Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
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Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
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Finders keepers doesn't apply to kindness
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WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
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Minnesota State Fair
September 5, 2017
Minnesota State Fair breaks attendance record again
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. -- This year’s Minnesota State Fair was yet another record-breaker. Attendance over the 12 days this year was 1,997,320,...
September 5, 2017 - 4:18pm
August 25, 2017
For 120 years, Hamline Church has fed the hungry at Minnesota State Fair
ST. PAUL — It was 1897, and a group of women from the Hamline Methodist Episcopal Church Ladies Aid Society were on a mission from God....
August 25, 2017 - 10:36pm
August 24, 2017
U of M student named Princess Kay of the Milky Way
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—A 19-year-old University of Minnesota student from St. Peter on Wednesday was crowned the 64th Princess Kay of the...
August 24, 2017 - 10:12am
Regional farms recognized as Century Farms
FALCON HEIGHTS — Minnesota farms of 50 acres or more and which have been owned continuously by the same family for at least 100 years are...
August 24, 2017 - 8:48am
June 20, 2017
Minnesota State Fair announces 31 new foods, 4 new vendors
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—Cookie dough. Corn. And once again, bacon. These are among trendy ingredients that have made their way onto the list...
June 20, 2017 - 6:53pm
June 8, 2017
Minnesota State Fair art unveiled
ST. PAUL—St. Paul artist Ta-coumba Aiken's commemorative art for the 2017 Minnesota State Fair was unveiled Thursday afternoon at the Fairgrounds....
June 8, 2017 - 9:15pm
September 4, 2016
Fair frenzy: Minnesota State Fair sets daily attendance record
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—If you attended the Great Minnesota Get-Together on Saturday, you were one of a record number of people to walk through...
September 4, 2016 - 10:12pm
August 28, 2016
Wild about wine: Carlos Creek expands into Xcel Energy Center, other Twin Cities venues
ST. PAUL—When the puck drops for Minnesota Wild games at the Xcel Energy Center this season, fans can sip on wine from Alexandria's Carlos...
August 28, 2016 - 9:48pm
August 25, 2016
He's un-fur-gettable: Minnesota State Fair mascot dishes on staying cool, big huggers and Goldy ties
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—With his green-striped jacket and his jaunty straw hat, Fairchild the gopher is a bouncy, furry representative of...
August 25, 2016 - 8:49pm
August 22, 2016
State Fair prepping for poultry after last year's ban
ST. PAUL—Mariah Huberty's prized chickens missed the Minnesota State Fair last year because of the avian flu outbreak. But the ban on live-fowl...
August 22, 2016 - 1:00pm
January 18, 2016
Minnesota State Fair reveals plans for expansion
With arctic air gripping the region, the Minnesota State Fair seems a long way off. But fair officials are already planning for a sequel to the...
January 18, 2016 - 11:34pm
August 31, 2015
Black Lives Matter chant ‘disgusting,’ St. Paul police leader says
ST. PAUL — Law enforcement groups are criticizing a chant during the Black Lives Matter St. Paul march to the Minnesota State Fair, saying it promotes death to officers, something the organizer disputes. A 19-second video posted on Twitter shows marchers chanting, “Pigs in a...
August 31, 2015 - 11:18pm
Minnesota State Fair pulls a Bill Cosby portrait made with ‘rapeseed’
ST. PAUL — It took Nick Rindo just a few hours to throw together a crop art portrait of Bill Cosby. The medium: canola seeds — a variant...
August 31, 2015 - 11:16pm
August 27, 2015
Math on a stick joins state fair treats
FALCON HEIGHTS — Something does not add up here: Math on a stick at the Minnesota State Fair? Fried candy bars on a stick? Sure. Twinkies...
August 27, 2015 - 11:59pm
Black Lives Matter says State Fair booth isn’t theirs
FALCON HEIGHTS — The leader of Black Lives Matter in St. Paul says a booth at the Minnesota State Fair is not affiliated with his organization and will not stop the group from marching on Snelling Avenue and protesting outside the Fairgrounds on Saturday. Rashad Turner, organizer...
August 27, 2015 - 11:30pm