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Trio of North Dakota State offensive linemen looking for NFL shot this weekend
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Port: Legislators end session, state general fund spending down more than 38 percent from oil boom peak
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Letter to the editor: State Mill profit-sharing should be kept
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Update: Fighting cancer through dance Father/Daughter/Grandfather Dance to be held May 5 at JHS
Volunteer Day set at SDA campus
Community calendar of events for April 27, 2017
Community calendar of events for Aptil 26, 2017
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Darrell and Emmy Roorda
ND legislators set final budget at $13.6 billion, end session
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February 9, 2017
North Dakota State Fair announces Grandstand lineup
Jason Aldean, Thomas Rhett, Little Big Town, Brothers Osborne and Lonestar will all perform at the 2017 North Dakota State Fair. Tickets will go on sale on at 8 a.m. Friday, Feb. 10.Aldean will take the stage on Friday, July 28. With his seventh album, “They Don’t Know,” which...
February 9, 2017 - 7:26am
January 12, 2017
State Fair trial to evict Pioneer Village Museum delayed a year
MINOT, N.D.—A civil trial involving the North Dakota State Fair Association trying to evict the Ward County Historical Society's Pioneer Village Museum will not be held until Jan. 30, 2018. The association wants the museum removed from the state fairgrounds.
January 12, 2017 - 7:30am
December 6, 2016
Battle between ND State Fair Association and Ward County Historical Society to be settled in January trial
MINOT, N.D.—The long-running dispute over whether the Ward County Historical Society's museum will be allowed to remain on the North Dakota...
December 6, 2016 - 6:57am
July 27, 2016
Hague a winner at State Fair
Linda Hauge, Carrington, was among the blue ribbon winners in the quilts category at the North Dakota State Fair in Minot.
July 27, 2016 - 8:33am
July 22, 2016
Salvation Army to benefit from fairgoers
The North Dakota State Fair starts this weekend, and on Monday fairgoers can get a dollar off admission by donating food. The fair’s food drive will benefit families from Williston to Fargo.All of the non-perishable food items and money donated will go to The Salvation Army of North...
July 22, 2016 - 7:36am
Area winners named at NDSF
The North Dakota State Fair announced winners from various events. Local winners included Beth Cole, Jamestown, who was awarded best quilt technique. Cole was awarded three blue ribbons in quilting. Placing in the North Dakota State Fair Pony Pull July 19 were Dennis Fick, Litchville,...
July 22, 2015 - 8:02am
July 20, 2014
Woman injured in ride at North Dakota State Fair
MINOT, N.D. -- A woman was injured Friday on a carnival ride at the North Dakota State Fair in Minot, KXMC-TV reported. The woman, in her early 20s, was on the Kamikaze ride, which turns upside down in a forward circle. Crews treated her for injuries to her head and took...
July 20, 2014 - 10:09am
July 27, 2013
Anti-abortion group passes out toy fetuses at state fair
MINOT, N.D. -- An anti-abortion group is taking heat for handing out small toy fetuses during the parade at this year's North Dakota State Fair. North Dakota Right to Life and other local chapters have since stopped passing out the dolls, said fair General Manager Renee Korslein...
July 27, 2013 - 12:01am
July 10, 2011
North Dakota State Fair canceled this year
MINOT - The North Dakota State Fair Board decided in an emergency meeting Saturday afternoon to cancel the 2011 North Dakota State Fair due to the continuing Mouse (Souris) River flood situation. Fair and city officials reviewed the revised hydrograph from the National Weather Service,...
July 10, 2011 - 2:22pm
June 29, 2011
North Dakota State Fair to go on, with some changes
North Dakota State Fair officials announced today that this year's annual event will begin as scheduled on July 22 and will run through July 30, but will be more limited in scale due to this year's historic Minot flood. Renae Korslien, NDSF manager, announced that the State Fair...
June 29, 2011 - 11:05am
March 2, 2011
N.D. State Fair announces entertainment lineup
MINOT, N.D. (AP) -- The North Dakota State Fair has announced its entertainment lineup for 2011. The Minot Daily News reports that classic rocker Kid Rock will join country stars Tracy Lawrence, Lady Antebellum, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Charlie Daniels Band and Toby Keith. Tickets...
March 2, 2011 - 5:23pm
KISS concert sells out at North Dakota State Fair
For the first time in the history of the North Dakota State Fair, the Grandstand Country Showpass and the major rock concert (KISS) sold out. The Grandstand Showpass sold out with 16,000 Showpasses while KISS sold out with 15,082 fairgoers in attendance. The CSRA Wounded Warrior Project...
August 2, 2010 - 1:26pm
July 20, 2010
Pride of Dakota Day is July 26 at State Fair
The 22nd annual Pride of Dakota Day, Monday, July 26, promises shopping, food and more for those attending the North Dakota State Fair in Minot. "You'll find a wide range of quality Pride of Dakota products, including foods and condiments, notecards, recordings, books, wearing apparel,...
July 20, 2010 - 2:29pm
February 8, 2010
Korslien named general manager of N.D. State Fair
Renae Korslien, originally of Newburg, N.D., has been appointed to the position of general manager of the North Dakota State Fair. The board approved it this morning at the North Dakota State Fair Board meeting. "We are extremely excited to promote Renae to this position. She has...
February 8, 2010 - 3:04pm
December 14, 2009
N.D. State Fair manger fired
The North Dakota State Fair Board of Directors has relieved State Fair Manager Bob Wagoner of his position. Renae Korslien, assistant general manager, has temporarily been promoted to acting general manager. Korslien, who has been assistant general manager since 2002, has been...
December 14, 2009 - 3:20pm