The Burnsville Senior High School Blaze Band marched through the Minnesota State Fair on Friday, Aug. 27 as part of the daily parade and high school marching band competition. Dakota County was well represented that day with the Rosemount Fire Department on exhibition during the Governor’s Fire Prevention Day and the Dakota County 4-H exhibit in the Agriculture Horticulture Building. Attendance records were set in the first two days of the fair. Over 119,000 attended the fair last Thursday, opening day, and more than 132,000 were in attendance on Saturday, Aug. 28.
(Photo by Rick Orndorf)