Weekend planner: County fair, Pioneer Day this weekend
Fair time is upon us beginning with the 139th version of the Washington County Fair, through Sunday, Aug. 8 at the fairgrounds in Lake Elmo. For details, go to www.washingtoncountyfair.org.
On Saturday, it's all-you-can-eat corn on the cob at Newport's Pioneer Day, at Pioneer Park, Fourth Avenue and Sixth Street. This year's event features trains.