19-Year-Old SE Minnesota Woman Named Princess KayA 19-year-old college student from southeastern Minnesota has been crowned the 63rd Princess Kay of the Milky Way.
Daily Guide To The State Fair: Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016Today, the first day of the fair, is Thrifty Thursday at the Minnesota State Fair. Admission prices are reduced all day, and many merchandise and food vendors offer special Thrifty Thursday bargains for all fair guests.
State Fair Vendors, Employees Add Finishing Touches To FairgroundsWith a matter of hours before the gates open at the Great Minnesota Get-Together, it's a mad rush at the fairgrounds.
Tap Talk: Corn, Cookies Among Inspiration For State Fair BeerFor the 2016 Great Minnesota Get Together, corn, cookies and even funnel cake served as inspiration for brewers. So, wash down your favorite fair food on a stick with some these new craft beers!
Going Back-To-School Shopping? Save Your ReceiptsBack-to-school time can mean bigger tax refunds for parents. The Minnesota Department of Revenue is telling parents to save receipts from buying school supplies as many purchases qualify for tax credits and refunds.
Tap Talk: Lakes & Legends Turns State Fair Corn Into BeerLakes and Legends Brewing Company is creating a Sweet Corn Summer Ale special for the Great Minnesota Get Together.
WCCO-TV At The Minnesota State FairThink you have what it takes to be a news anchor or reporter? Give it a try inside the WCCO-TV booth this year at the Great Minnesota Get-Together.
Minnesota State Fair To Now Check Bags At All Entry GatesMinnesota State Fair officials on Tuesday announced a major expansion in its security program for this year's fair.
Vendors Making Final Preps For Minnesota State FairThe Minnesota State Fair is just 10 days away. While 10 days may seem like plenty of time, it's already down to the wire for hundreds of vendors.
Minnesota State Fair Plans To Honor Prince With 'Unite In Purple' DayMinnesota State Fair officials are inviting fairgoers to "Unite in Purple" to honor the life of Prince on Friday, Aug. 26.
Auditions Begin For Minnesota State Fair Talent ShowThe Great Minnesota Get Together is set to begin in just about a month, and the search is on for performers to take part in this year's talent contest.
New State Fair Attractions AnnouncedWhile there are tried-and-true State Fair staples, there will be several new attractions to enjoy this year.