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?
'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.
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.
In 2nd Day, State Fair's Parking Fills Up Fast AgainIt's another lovely day outside, and evidently throngs of people are regarding it as the perfect day to hit up the Minnesota State Fair.
DeRusha Eats: New State Fair Foods 2019 (Day 2)For many Minnesotans, the Great Minnesota Get-Together is all about the food. For WCCO-TV's resident foodie, Jason DeRusha, that's certainly the case.
'I Do So Much Cardio, So I'm Able To Eat': Vikings DT Linval Joseph Grabs A Big Meal With Mike MaxWCCO-TV's Mike Max grabs a meal at Crazy Cajun in Brooklyn Park with VIkings defense tackle Linval Joseph.
Minnesota State Fair Kicks Off With A #Top10WXDayThe first day of ”The Great Minnesota Get-Together” just happened to be a Top 10 Weather Day!
State Fair Parking Lots Fill Up Early On 1st DayGiven that it's a #Top10WxDay, it's probably not much of a surprise that everyone high-tailed it to the Minnesota State Fair.
DeRusha Eats: New State Fair Foods 2019Thursday is the first day of the Great Minnesota Get-Together, and Jason DeRusha is out trying the state fair's newest eats.
Amy Kyllo Crowned 2019's Princess Kay Of The Milky WayA new princess reigns over Minnesota's dairy farms Wednesday night.
Don’t Let Parking Spoil Your Minnesota State Fair FunThe excitement of getting to the Minnesota State Fair on the first day can lead to nightmare amounts of traffic, free shuttle lots filling up well before the lunch hour, with no shuttle bus in sight.