MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — America’s favorite word puzzle game show is looking for Minnesota contestants. “Wheel of Fortune” talent scouts invited “promising candidates” to a second audition in St. Paul Wednesday morning.
The potential contestants were called back after tryouts last June.READ MORE: Minneapolis North H.S. Principal Will Now Finish School Year
A miniature wheel was on hand, and several puzzles were presented to be solved. Those mock games were then followed up with interviews.READ MORE: Jif Peanut Butter Recalled Over Salmonella Concerns (CBS News)
Needless to say, there was a lot of excitement from Minnesota fans.
“I’ve watched for so many years,” Pamela Tandberg said. “To have an opportunity just to play — I don’t even care if I win, just to play!”MORE NEWS: Buffalo Clinic Shooting: Opening Statements Begin Monday In Gregory Ulrich Trial
Contestants chosen from this round will go to Los Angeles to do their best with the real “Wheel of Fortune.”