Be careful what you wish for.
These are record-setting days, as today’s MPR News Presents segment at the Minnesota State Fair with two of the region’s best weather experts reminded us, and that’s keeping attendance down at the State Fair.
Listen Mark Seeley & Paul Huttner headline State Fair weather show
August 27, 2013
Our State Fair is a great state fair but our weather rather stinks right now.
Worry not! In a few moments it’ll be all over, as these 2009 images from MPR’s Nikki Tundel proves.
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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