This year, veteran Twin Cities journalist Rusty Gatenby is bringing his unique perspectives on the Minnesota State Fair to BringMeTheNews readers. Check back daily for video updates.
There are always new foods and new rides at the fair, but who would ever eat the new foods and then ride the new rides? "Not me," Rusty says. "That's a job for a fearless 12-year-old who does not know the meaning of nausea!"