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Meet the TCL Talent
Meet Steve at the White Bear Mitsubishi Fair Booth
Patio'ke Finals presented by Patio Town
Meet Steve at the Minnesota Rusco Fair Booth
Meet Emily at the Twin City Jacuzzi Fair Booth
Julene Haasch from Chaska is the next contestant to try her luck inside the Hiway Federal Credit Union Money Machine!
Emily has been providing us with some hot history as she’s hanging out in a hot tub from Twin City Jacuzzi.
Steve and Elizabeth are taking on each other this final day at the fair to find out who will “win the state fair” and a prize pack from Midwest Dairy Association.
Emily hit the fair with our new kid reporter, Hunter Kadlec. Just like Emily, Hunter has an adventurous side too which he showed off when they checked out Key Log Rolling.
Five Eyewitness News anchor, Bill Lunn knows a thing or two about fishing. He has been fishing Minnesota waters for 30 years. Of course it comes as no surprise that his favorite place to be at the fair is the DNR Outdoor Fish Pond.
There’s a lot of good food and good fun at the fair. When you come, it’s a safe bet you’ll go through some cash! TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson says it’s possible to do the fair without spending a fortune. She brought her family of four and $50 and found out there was plenty of fun and food to be had!
Tracy Judge from Inver Grove Heights is the next contestant to try her luck inside the Hiway Federal Credit Union Money Machine!
All sorts of talented kids tried their luck at our Wendy’s Kid Reporter auditions. Eight year old Hunter Kadlec from Blaine was the winner this year. Emily put his reporting skills to the test during their visit to the Little Farm Hands Exhibit.
Even though Elizabeth is a country girl at heart, she knew that when it comes to the new draft horse barrel racing competition at the fair she was out of her league. So they brought in someone with a little bit more experience with horses – Twin Cities Live Executive Producer, Mandy Tadych. She met up with the Goldsmith family from Chatfield that have been raising Belgian draft horses for more than 30 years.
Matt Hoffman from Minneapolis is the next contestant to try his luck inside the Hiway Federal Credit Union Money Machine!
The Sanitation Department at the fair is – undoubtedly – on of the dirtiest jobs! The guys and gals that work it make sure things stay nice and clean. Elizabeth, Emily, and Kelli found out that there is a reason that the crew is called The A Team!
Emily is hanging out at Twin City Jacuzzi getting the coop on some great tubs…and some hot history!
We are in Carousel Park. It’s at the carousel in the park that you might find Leah McLean from 5 Eyewitness News. The carousel is located between Dan Patch and the Grandstand in Carousel Park. Tickets are $2.50.
Marisa Schroeder from Savage is the next contestant to try her luck inside the Hiway Federal Credit Union Money Machine!
The Sound Exchange has been performing for over three years. Their sound, known as a capella, has been made popular with groups like Pentatonix and shows like Glee. You can see The Sound Exchange perform in the Leinie Lodge at the State Fair Wednesday at 10:30 AM and 11:45 AM and on Thursday at 11:45 AM.
Sometimes we talk so much about the food at the fair that we forget the about some of the other parts of the fair. Five Eyewitness News traffic reporter, Josie Smith loves to visit the Horse Barns. The Horse Barn is located on the corner of Judson and Liggett.
Mikko from Minneapolis won our Patio’ke Contest Finals on Saturday, walking away with $1000. Our runner up, Barry Travis, made his own impression on the judges and spectators. We invited Barry to share his moves with us again.
Shannon Berg from Belle Plaine is the next contestant to try her luck inside the Hiway Federal Credit Union Money Machine!
Emily is hanging out at Twin City Jacuzzi with some Hot Fair History! www.twincityjacuzzi.com
Steve challenges Elizabeth to see who can milk a cow better in an Udder Showdown! The Moo Booth at the fair is celebrating its 25th anniversary with activities and demonstrations throughout the Great Minnesota Get Together. You’ll find it inside the Cattle Barn which is on Judson Avenue on the south end of the fairgrounds.
We’re back out at the Great Minnesota Get Together! All week we are playing Hot Summer Fun Fair Trivia presented by Mystic Lake!
There is more to check out at the fair than new foods! Now there are a lot of fashion options to pick from too. We brought three fashion experts to pull together a winning look you can find at the fair.
The world’s only Price tribute band that Prince sanctioned himself is here to help us celebrate Unite in Purple Day! Chase and Ovation perform.
Five Eyewitness News Mornings anchor, Chris Egert took our cameras along for his morning meal at the fair. His go is the breakfast burrito from The Mexican Hat located east of Chambers and south of the Grandstand.
Kim Pierson from Blaine is the next contestant to try her luck inside the Hiway Federal Credit Union Money Machine!