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Today is MPR Day at the Minnesota State Fair!

Posted at 5:11 AM on September 3, 2010 by Julia Schrenkler

Please come visit us at our booth near the corner of Judson and Nelson or to Carousel Park on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds today, as we have a full day of broadcasting and special live shows!

Cubicle captive or otherwise unable to travel? Our live webcam will get you in on all the action. (The virtual view is sponsored by the Iron Mining Association of Minnesota)

Here's the full listing of our activities today, including what you can watch online:

Carousel Park:
11 am - 12 noon:
Midday live broadcast with Gary Eichten hosting Gubernatorial debate among the three major-party candidates - Watch LIVE on Webcam
12 noon - 1 pm:
Midday live broadcast with Gary Eichten and guest Garrison Keillor - Watch LIVE on Webcam

12 noon - 2 pm:
Meet Morning Edition, including host Cathy Wurzer and meteorologists Paul Huttner and Mark Seeley
2 - 3 pm:
Cantus live performance with Classical MPR's Alison Young - Watch LIVE on Webcam

3:30 - 4 pm:
Meet Mark Wheat from The Current

4 - 5 pm:
Dessa live performance presented by The Current - Watch LIVE on Webcam

MPR Booth:
11 am:
Peter Smith, MPR Commentator, book signing

3 - 6 pm:
The Current live broadcast with Mary Lucia

5:30 pm: Dessa interview
6 - 9 pm:
The Current live broadcast with Mark Wheat

Grandstand:
7:45 pm:
A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor

For details on the holiday weekend plans, see our complete schedule.

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