4 Things To Do At The Fair From Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016The Minnesota State Fair got off to a rainy start Saturday, but it may turn out to be the most comfortable one weather-wise. Here are four ways to get the most from your ticket!
Minnesota State Fair Awash In Purple For PrinceReady to party like it's 1999 at the Minnesota State Fair? The State Fair is honoring Minnesota's own Prince by hosting Unite in Purple Day!
Park & Ride To The State Fair!About half of Minnesota State Fairgoers arrive at the fairgrounds via bus.
Vote: What's The Best Animal Exhibit At The Minn. State Fair?Seeing the animals on exhibit at the Minnesota State Fair is an experience as essential as grabbing a Pronto Pub or visiting the WCCO Booth (wink, wink)!
Ask. Screen. Know.: Awareness Of Early Diabetes Screening & Detection"Hip-hop legend Rev Run and Novo Nordisk have teamed up for Ask.Screen.Know., a national program dedicated to increasing awareness of the benefits of early diabetes screening and detection. Now in its fourth year running, the A.S.K. campaign aims to reach the estimated 79 million Americans who are living with prediabetes."
Tickets For Tours Of Paisley Park Go On SaleTickets go on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park. Prince's compound is being turned into a museum that will open in October for tours.
Family, Community Mourn Murdered 5-Year-Old Girl At VisitationThe community of Watkins will gather Thursday to remember the life of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl.
Stillwater Lab Developing Test For Early Zika Virus DetectionA test that could have a dramatic impact on the Zika virus outbreak is being developed right here in Minnesota.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsThe Minnesota State Fair is officially underway so many people will be enjoying fair festivities all weekend. But, if you're looking for fun outside of the fair, we have you covered with festivals for apples, yoga, and even chalk art.
Fans Say Acoustics At U.S. Bank Stadium Uncomfortably LoudHearing experts are asking fans to take precautions to protect their ears when they go to major events at U.S. Bank Stadium.
Life Story: Dr. Robert MeisterlingA trusted doctor from Stillwater is being remembered for his expertise in sports medicine, his contributions to the community and his kind spirit.
Paisley Park To Open For Tours In OctoberPaisley Park, the private estate and studio complex of the late rock superstar Prince, will open for public tours starting Oct. 6.

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