CAIR Calls For More Security For Ilhan Omar Following State Fair ThreatThe Council of American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) is calling for 24-hour government security of Rep. Ilhan Omar following a death threat she received saying she might be targeted at the Minnesota State Fair.
Reality Check: Minnesota State Fair’s Top 10 Bestselling FoodsOne of the main reasons people flock the Minnesota State Fair is to eat -- and many vendors bring in big bucks feeding us.
Rep. Ilhan Omar Tweets About Apparent Death Threat Targeting Her At The State Fair"We have a very capable person with a very big 'Gun,'" the note reads. "You will not be going back to Washington, your life will end before your 'Vacation' ends."
For The 3rd Time This Year, State Fair Breaks Daily Attendance RecordAt the halfway point of the fair, the total reported attendance is 924,882. That's well ahead of where 2018 traffic was pacing -- 882,311 after six days.
How Do Rides Affect Our Bodies?Have you ever felt a little queasy after an intense ride at the fair? Perhaps you sense something's just a little bit off?
'Rev It Up': Back At Home, Klobuchar Told To Get ToughFrom the day she entered the 2020 presidential race with a speech delivered in a snowstorm, such affection — the key to her success in Minnesota — has been the core of Klobuchar's claim on the Democratic Party nomination.
'The Guinea Pig Generation': Vaping Dangers In The Spotlight At MN Adult & Teen Challenge's State Fair BoothHealth officials in Illinois are confirming what could be the first death related to vaping in the United States.
Minnesota Weather: Monday Expected To Rain On State Fair's ParadeThe southeastern corner of the state is under a marginal severe weather threat, according to the National Weather Service.
MN State Fair Attendance Breaks RecordsGetting to the Minnesota State fair requires some patience. “I just breathe in, breathe out,” 10-year-old Olivia LaTart said.
Bernie Sanders Visits Minnesota State Fair And Talks Trade, Police ShootingsFrom cookies to curds, the Minnesota State Fair is famous for a lot of things. It's also known for its deep-fried politics and on Saturday, it was Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders' turn to make his case to voters.
State Fair Sets Another Attendance Record On Day 2We did it again! The first two days of the State Fair have broken records for daily attendance. Officials say 157,224 visitors enjoyed the Great Minnesota Get-Together on Friday.
Officials: GOP Volunteer Accuses Woman Of Groping Her At State Fair BoothMinnesota State Fair officials say a woman filed a police report Friday night accusing another woman of groping her after a political disagreement at the GOP booth.
Why Is Minnesota The Gopher State?Goldy is the mascot of the University of Minnesota. Fairchild the Gopher is the face of the Minnesota State Fair. And, since its inception, Minnesota has been known as the Gopher State.
Police: Uber Driver Runs Over Passenger's Leg Near State FairAuthorities say the juvenile female passenger suffered minor road rash. The driver was not cited for the incident.
St. Paul Neighbors Offer Up Garages, Lawns For Up-Close Paid State Fair ParkingOne option that gets people close to the fairgrounds and in secure locations is the garages of several St. Paul homeowners.