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Dike work began June 20 to protect the North Dakota State Fair Center in Minot. (AP Photo/Minot Daily News)

North Dakota State Fair canceled due to flooding

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MINOT, N.D. - Saturday night was a tough one for Ranae Korslien.

The manager of the North Dakota State Fair said she was "worn out from the tears" after the state fair board decided this year's event would have to be canceled. This is the first time a state fair has been canceled since Minot began hosting it in 1965.


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