The show has a two-weekend run at Maple Grove Senior High Auditorium, according to the show's star Mari Hyman and choreographer Ann Marie Oemish (). WCCO Mid-Morning - July 17, 2019
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Smokey The Bear BirthdayThe fair celebrated Smokey the Bear’s 75th Birthday. The crowd was able to take some photos with Smokey and sing “Happy Birthday” to him (00:15). WCCO 4 News at 5 – Aug. 23, 2019
Blue BarnFrank Vascellaro and Amelia Santaniello try Blue Barn's new breakfast potato skin (1:39). WCCO 4 News at 5 – Aug. 23, 2019.
5 P.M. Weather ReportAfter a record-setting opening day at the fair, Chris Shaffer reports beautiful days for the weekend ahead (2:13). WCCO News at 5 -- Aug. 23, 2019.
Family Plan StudyCell phone family plans are growing in popularity among non-family groups (00:30) WCCO 4 News at 5 -- Aug. 23, 2019.
Dogs and HealthOwning a dog or owning other pets was linked to better cardiovascular health (00:47). WCCO 4 News at 5 – Aug. 23, 2019.
Rabbit 4H AgilityThere’s a push at the State Fair to get rabbit agility approved as a sanctioned 4-H event (2:07) WCCO 4 News at 5 – Aug. 23, 2019
Vikings Super Bowl InterestThe Vikings have started an effort to try to host another Super Bowl at the U.S. Bank Stadium (00:52). WCCO 4 News at 5 – Aug. 23, 2019.
River Parkway StabbingProsecutors charged a Minneapolis man with murder after he admitted to stabbing a man more than a dozen times (00:23). WCCO 4 News at 5 – Aug. 23, 2019.
Todd County MurdersInvestigators in Todd County think a man who killed his parents is now in Mexico. The two victims are former Vikings player Barry Bennett and his wife, Carol (00:32). WCCO 4 News at 5 – Aug. 23, 2019.
U of M RobberiesPolice say two men on bikes approached and robbed a victim on the University of Minnesota Campus, Reg Chapman reports (2:00). WCCO 4 News at 5 – Aug. 23, 2019.
Princess Kay Of The Milky Way Stops By The WCCO BoothWe have fair royalty with us today, Princess Kay Of The Milky Way, Amy Kyllo, stopped by the WCCO booth Friday (). WCCO 4 News at the Fair – Aug. 23, 2019
What In The Fair Are They Eating?WCCO loves a friendly competition. On Friday, Amelia, Chris, Maxie and Frank played a food guessing game at the State Fair (6:04). WCCO 4 News at the Fair – Aug. 23, 2019
4 P.M. Weather ReportAs Chris Shaffer reports, it’s another gorgeous day at the fair Friday with high’s reaching into the mid-70’s (2:07). WCCO 4 News at the Fair – Aug. 23, 2019
Belinda Carlisle To Perform At State Fair FridayChris Shaffer sits down with Belinda Carlisle ahead of her state fair performance (2:04). WCCO 4 News at the Fair – Aug. 23, 2019
The Giant Slide At The State Fair Turns 50!It’s one ride at the state fair that you cannot miss. And this year, the giant slide turns 50! (1:58). WCCO 4 News at the Fair – Aug. 23, 2019
Chris And Maxie Try Cricket Flour At The FairUniversity of Minnesota Professor Sujaya Rao and Margot Monson are live at the WCCO booth to talk about cricket flour (3:13). WCCO 4 News at the Fair – Aug. 23, 2019
WCCO JonnyPops Contest At The State FairWe can't have JonnyPops at the State Fair without a contest. On Friday, Amelia, Frank, Chris and Maxie competed to see who can eat the most JonnyPops in a minute! (5:48). WCCO 4 News at the Fair – Aug. 23, 2019
Showing Goats At The State Fair: A Penegor Family TraditionWell it wouldn't be the State Fair without goats. John Lauritsen caught up with one family who has been raising goats for more than half a century (2:22). WCCO 4 News at the Fair – Aug. 23, 2019
Fried Fruit & Fried Olives At The FairFood is the star of the fair. Fried Fruit and Fried Olives are one of our favorites. They stopped by the WCCO booth to show off a new item on their menu (1:41). WCCO 4 News at the Fair – Aug. 23, 2019
4-H Animal Competitions At The State FairPart of the magic of the State Fair is bringing farm life into the city. On Friday, some 4H’ers stopped by the WCCO booth to talk about their animals (2:13). WCCO 4 News at the Fair – Aug. 23, 2019
Sean Emery Performs Live At The State FairSean Emery has entertained families around the world as a Ringling Brothers clown. On Friday, he stopped by the WCCO booth for a live performance (2:51). WCCO 4 News at the Fair – Aug. 23, 2019
WCCO Evening Digital Update: Aug. 23, 2019Erin Hassanzadeh has your WCCO Evening Digital Update for Aug. 23, 2019 (1:35).
Jason DeRusha's Top 3 FoodsFoodie Jason DeRusha shows off his favorite fair foods – so far! WCCO 4 News at Noon – Aug. 23, 2019.
Noon Weather UpdateKatie Steiner reports a mostly sunny Friday, with some scattered showers on Sunday and Monday (1:35). WCCO 4 News at Noon – Aug. 23, 2019.
Goldy VS Cancer DayDr. Ingrid Polcari from the University of Minnesota tells us about ways to protect against skin cancer (3:08). WCCO 4 News at Noon – Aug. 23, 2019.
Fire Prevention Day SpotlightDan Bernardy talks about fire safety and life-saving activities throughout the fairgrounds (2:12). WCCO 4 News at Noon – Aug. 23, 2019
State Fair Parking UpdateState fair parking is hectic, but Marielle Mohs reports that there are some creative solutions (2:21). WCCO 4 News at Noon – Aug. 23, 2019.
Hawaii Plane Emergency LandingAfter their plane cabin filled with smoke, pilots were forced to make an emergency landing (1:11). WCCO 4 News at Noon – Aug. 23, 2019.
St. Paul Trash ReferendumThe Minnesota Supreme Court is ordering the city to include a referendum on the ballot this year (00:24). WCCO 4 News at Noon – Aug. 23, 2019.