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August 27, 2015
Something on a stick? It’s fair time
August 27, 2015 - 8:50pm
August 23, 2015
Dolores Anderson sits near her 841 ribbons that she won in baking contests at the county and state fair Aug. 11.  This year will be Anderson’s 61st year participating in baking competitions at the State Fair. Holly Peterson/Pioneer Press
For this champion, it’s a sweet life: Devoted State Fair fan has baked her way to 841 ribbons — and counting
August 23, 2015 - 9:27pm
July 22, 2015
Math on a stick — and free sunscreen
July 22, 2015 - 9:58pm
May 5, 2015
Minnesota State Fair adds acts
May 5, 2015 - 9:07pm
February 12, 2015
Def Leppard adds Minnesota to North American tour
February 12, 2015 - 9:00pm
October 1, 2014
Charges filed in $104,000 State Fair heist
October 1, 2014 - 8:57pm
September 2, 2014
“I guess it would be called breakfast,” said Nancy Cooper (left), Mankato, who along with her husband, Chuck Cooper, ate footlong hotdogs around 7:30 a.m.  one morning at this year’s Minnesota State Fair. They said footlongs are always their first stop at the fair. Forum News Service
Minnesota State Fair sets attendance record with 1.82 million visitors
September 2, 2014 - 8:53pm
September 1, 2014
State Fair attendees eat up more wireless data
September 1, 2014 - 8:27pm
August 24, 2014
Shown are paper hats given away at the Oink Booth in the Swine Barn, ca. 2012. The pink pig-eared hats were originally handed out by the Department of Agriculture in the 1990s and then by the Oink Booth starting in 1995. Forum News Service
Remembering some of the wacky Minnesota State Fair fads from the past
August 24, 2014 - 8:22pm
August 21, 2014
‘Bison Dog’ adds new flavor to Minnesota State Fair
August 21, 2014 - 8:36pm
With the media watching Thursday, Supreme Court justice candidate Michelle MacDonald confronts a volunteer security official who tries to keep her out of the Minnesota Republican Party State Fair booth. Forum News Service
Twist on fair politics
August 21, 2014 - 8:18pm
August 18, 2014
Winners named in Cottonwood County Fair Talent Contest
August 18, 2014 - 8:08pm
Andrea Severtson will represent Rock County as a Minnesota State 4-H Ambassador during the Minnesota State Fair this year. While at the state fair, she will promote the 4-H program and share stories of her 4-H experiences. Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe
Kenneth teen to serve as Minnesota 4-H Ambassador
August 18, 2014 - 7:52pm
August 17, 2014
An old advertisement for the speedway is on display at the State Fair’s new History and Heritage Center in Falcon Heights. Forum News Service
Museum embraces Minnesota State Fair’s past
August 17, 2014 - 8:55pm