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Video thumbnail: Almanac Gary Eichten On MPR's First Fifty Years

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Gary Eichten On MPR's First Fifty Years

Honored MPR host Gary Eichten recalled MPR’s First Fifty Years with State Fair memories.

Gary Eichten On MPR's First Fifty Years

Video thumbnail: Almanac The Index File Section | State Fair Edition

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The Index File Section | State Fair Edition

David Gillette did a live edition of the Index File question with State Fair fans.

The Index File Section | State Fair Edition

Video thumbnail: Almanac Kevin Kling Tells Us A Tall Tale

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Kevin Kling Tells Us A Tall Tale

Kevin Kling told us a story that involved nacho cheese, the Metrodome and Kirby Puckett.

Kevin Kling Tells Us A Tall Tale

Video thumbnail: Almanac Political Scientists Visit the State Fair

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Political Scientists Visit the State Fair

We talked national politics with David Schultz, Kathryn Pearson and Larry Jacobs.

Political Scientists Visit the State Fair

Video thumbnail: Almanac Politics at the 2017 State Fair

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Politics at the 2017 State Fair

Reporters Brian Bakst and Mary Lahammer assessed state politics in this non-election year.

Politics at the 2017 State Fair

Video thumbnail: Almanac State Fair Music | Brian Wicklund of the Barley Jacks

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State Fair Music | Brian Wicklund of the Barley Jacks

Brian Wicklund of the Barley Jacks played his mandolin for us on the MPR stage.

State Fair Music | Brian Wicklund of the Barley Jacks

Video thumbnail: Almanac State Fair Sheep History with the Bobendrier Family

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State Fair Sheep History with the Bobendrier Family

The Bobendriers have been showing sheep at the Minnesota State Fair for a full century.

State Fair Sheep History with the Bobendrier Family

Video thumbnail: Almanac State Fair Weather with Mark Seeley

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State Fair Weather with Mark Seeley

Mark Seeley looked back 50 years and ahead 50 years at our state’s weather.

State Fair Weather with Mark Seeley

Video thumbnail: Almanac What's New This Year At State Fair Political Booths

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What's New This Year At State Fair Political Booths

Mary Lahammer visited some of the politicians wooing voters at the fair this year.

What's New This Year At State Fair Political Booths

Video thumbnail: Almanac The Wrap | Best of the Fair 2017

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The Wrap | Best of the Fair 2017

David wants to know - what's your favorite part of the Minnesota State Fair?

The Wrap | Best of the Fair 2017