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Data: Nov. 16, 2018
Emmer to lead U.S.House GOP campaign committee
Gov. Dayton back in hospital after post-surgery complications
Three-month weather outlook sticks with warmer than normal winter forecast
FDA unveils sweeping anti-tobacco effort to reduce underage vaping and smoking
Wilson, Seahawks drive past Packers
Wild offense explosive in win over Vancouver
Ideal snowmaking conditions make for early season start for Minnesota ski hills
Bemidji Beavers, No. 2 Huskies square off in St. Cloud
Wild’s Matt Hendricks watches another contemporary call it quits
Frozen out of China, American farmers refuse to sell their soybeans
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
trū Shrimp board approves plans in Luverne
Tesla names a new chairman to replace Elon Musk
Place a Business Announcement
Letter: Support Minnesota's Give to the Max Day
Letter: Crailsheim exchange student readies for move to new host family
Jessie Veeder: The making of me
Veterans Day changes today
Vina "Alice" McHugh
Denis M. Schneider
Donald W. Schmuck
Roger A. Hesebeck
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
Chocolatiers need more cocoa, and they want millennials to help
Seasonal depression, 'winter blues' and SAD
Disheveled Theologian: Life after death
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
out and about
McCready family -- five generations
Lawrence and Sara Mae Klingenberg
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
Don't miss your chance to bid on the 2018 NIE Silent Auction!
Minnesota State Fair
September 8, 2018
First-generation 4-H’ers experience Minnesota State Fair
WORTHINGTON — A dozen Nobles County kids dually enrolled in 4-H and the EDGE afterschool program at Worthington Middle School experienced the...
September 8, 2018 - 9:45am
September 4, 2018
Minnesota State Fair attendance breaks 2 million mark
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. -- Minnesota State Fair organizers are calling the 2018 Fair “the best ever” after final Labor Day figures broke the...
September 4, 2018 - 9:23pm
September 2, 2018
Man in critical condition after being beaten outside State Fair
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. — St. Paul police are investigating a severe beating that occurred outside the Minnesota State Fair early Saturday morning, Aug. 1, that left a man in critical condition. According to the man's brother, the victim is 48-year-old Mike Donnelly of Little...
September 2, 2018 - 7:06pm
Trash talk: Recycling at State Fair isn’t as easy as it sounds, but growing
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. — Bryan Schave of Burnsville and Keith Hughes of Minnetonka did their best to recycle while at the Minnesota State...
September 2, 2018 - 7:05pm
September 1, 2018
Which Christmas tree best fits you? Find out now
ST. PAUL — During their Tuesday, Aug. 28, visit to the Minnesota State Fair, James and Margit Kegel ditched the food stands to partake...
September 1, 2018 - 5:29pm
August 29, 2018
Western Minnesota roosters have something to crow about at state fair
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—Here's something to crow about: It's not all about fancy feathers in the Poultry Barn; the Minnesota State Fair even...
August 29, 2018 - 9:19pm
August 28, 2018
K-9 demonstrations called off for rest of Minnesota State Fair, mayor orders
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. -- After five days of St. Paul police K-9 demonstrations at the Minnesota State Fair, St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter directed...
August 28, 2018 - 4:58pm
August 26, 2018
Minnesota State Fair expands horse show
ST. PAUL — More big horses. More little horses. This year's Minnesota State Fair is shaping up to be a hit for horse enthusiasts. The Minnesota...
August 26, 2018 - 6:45am
August 24, 2018
Minnesota State fair breaks first-day attendance record
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. -- The Minnesota State Fair broke an attendance record Thursday, Aug. 23. The Fair saw 122,695 visitors come through the gates — the most ever for the first day of the fair. The previous record was 119,145 in 2010. Last year, 117,877 came through the gates...
August 24, 2018 - 9:38pm
Minnesota State Fair breaks first-day attendance mark, but its far from daily record
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. -- The Minnesota State Fair broke an attendance record Thursday. The fair saw 122,695 visitors come through the gates —...
August 24, 2018 - 5:28pm
August 23, 2018
Minnesota State Fair Princess Kay and finalists have, well, milk in their veins
ST. PAUL — It's something of a Dairy Dynasty. Rebekka Paskewitz, the 65th Princess Kay of the Milky Way to have her likeness carved from...
August 23, 2018 - 8:27pm
August 22, 2018
College student from central Minnesota selected Princess Kay of the Milky Way
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—A 20-year-old college student from Browerville in central Minnesota has been crowned the 65th Princess Kay of the...
August 22, 2018 - 10:24pm
State Fair-goers are hooked on the fish pond
ST. PAUL — Some of the biggest stars of the Minnesota State Fair showed up Wednesday, Aug. 22, to get properly settled in before the gates...
August 22, 2018 - 9:31pm
August 19, 2018
Mental health comes to the fair: Carlton County official’s brainchild gets its own day at the Great Minnesota Get-Together
CLOQUET, Minn. — It would be difficult to overstate Dave Lee's enthusiasm for the Minnesota State Fair. "As long as I can remember, we've gone to the fair probably multiple times a year," said the director of Carlton County Public Health and Human Services. In his work, he's...
August 19, 2018 - 6:38pm
August 18, 2018
Buckets of change coming to Minnesota State Fair
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. — Aside from stalwart animal-lovers who wanted to watch live dog and cat surgeries in the Pet Center or skateboarders looking to catch some new twists, the north end of the Minnesota State Fairgrounds hasn't drawn a lot of traffic. Nothing like the clustered...
August 18, 2018 - 2:19pm