ST. PAUL - Final attendance numbers are in. In total, a record 1,824,830 fair fans made the 2014 Great Minnesota Get-Together the best-attended Minnesota State Fair in history.
ESKO - Instead of opening up notebooks, students at the Little Barnyard Preschool will be picking their snacks from the garden and going on nature hikes.
ESKO - North Country RIDE in Esko will start the fall 2014 six- week riding session the week of September 8.
ST. PAUL - Hunters participating in Minnesota's bear season, which opens Monday, Sept. 1, are asked to avoid shooting radio-collared research bears, some of which are marked with large colorful ear tags.
HIBBING - A community on the Iron Range is the safest place to live in Minnesota.