Minnesota State Fair hiring for 1,000 jobs

From the top of Machinery Hill to the far end of the Midway, the Minnesota State Fair is looking for people to fill about 1,000 open positions for the 2021 Great Minnesota Get Together.

How the Blue Barn comes up with their new state fair foods

Every year The Blue Barn at the Minnesota State Fair comes up with a unique new food offering. For 2021 it's a buffalo chicken doughscuit. Owner Stephanie Shimp joined the Buzz to chat about their "think tank" that works behind the scenes to make your taste buds water.

Minnesota State Fair to feature first tribal government exhibit in history

The Minnesota State Fair is continuing its annual festivities since the pandemic shutdown and now welcomes the first tribal government exhibit in the fair’s history, Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community. SMSC is federally recognized as a sovereign Dakota Native American tribal government located southwest of the Twin Cities.