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Minnesota State Fair

September 4, 2018
Sani, left, and Rabi Baba, with their baby, Sa’adat spend their first day ever at the Minnesota State Fair in Falcon Heights on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018. “It’s amazing! Lots of people, lots of food,” said Sani. (Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press)
Minnesota State Fair attendance breaks 2 million mark
September 4, 2018 - 9:23pm
August 22, 2018
Hank and Ellen Hanten of Hudson have worked together at the Minnesota State Fair for nearly 40 years. It’s become a family affair. Photo courtesy of Hanten family
It's a Hudson family affair at the Minnesota State Fair
August 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 27, 2018
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Newport Transit Station will be park-and-ride for state fair
March 27, 2018 - 6:00am
November 17, 2017
Minn. roundup: Florida men convicted of credit card skimming; Man pleads guilty to lewd Minn. State Fair conduct
November 17, 2017 - 11:00am
June 20, 2017
Swing dancer sandwich is honey smoked salmon, cucumbers, capers and cream cheese with fresh dill on pumpernickel, served with sliced lemon garnish.
Minnesota State Fair announces 31 new foods, 4 new vendors
June 20, 2017 - 6:53pm
September 15, 2016
A grand finish: Woodbury girl wins State Fair Amateur Talent Show
September 15, 2016 - 3:13pm
September 9, 2015
Fire Explorers compete at Minnesota State Fair
September 9, 2015 - 5:30pm
August 24, 2015
Woodbury woman teaches herself ukulele and auditions for state fair
August 24, 2015 - 12:22am
No time for stage fright, WHS sophomore spends her time singing and dancing
August 24, 2015 - 12:20am
August 17, 2015
Indiana Ben cracks whip at state fairgrounds
August 17, 2015 - 8:20am
August 13, 2015
Woodbury 4-year-old performs 'Frozen' song at Minnesota State Fair on Sept. 4
August 13, 2015 - 7:12am
July 29, 2015
Washington County Fair rolls out today in Lake Elmo
July 29, 2015 - 8:27am
September 11, 2009
Woodbury resident Bob Everett has owned and run the Tom Thumb mini donut stand at the Minnesota State Fair since 2003. He is one of a few local residents to leave their impression on fair-goers at this year's "Great Minnesota Get-Together." Staff photo by Amber Kispert.
Woodbury left its mark at the State Fair
September 11, 2009 - 9:59am
September 4, 2009
Sounding a bit like a carnival pitchman, Secretary of State Mark Ritchie recruits two Minnesota State Fair visitors to be elections judges next year. He regularly works in his office's fair booth.
It's fun, it's serious, it's the fair
September 4, 2009 - 9:01am