Results tagged with 'rick frenette'
Published Aug. 11, 2016
It makes sense if you think about it, but it was news to me that Wisconsin has three - not one - annual State Fair. And just because I hadn't heard of them doesn't mean the Northern Wisconsin State Fair and the Central Wisconsin State Fair are newbies.
Published April 22, 2014
The Wisconsin State Fair is still many months away, but it's not quite too early to start the anticipation. It was in that spirit that the fair held its 100 Days to the Fair Preview at the State Fair Exposition Center Monday night.
Published Aug. 5, 2011
You can't fight acts of anger and alleged racism with anger and certifiable racism while expecting something good to come out of it. After the mob-like attacks on and around the Wisconsin State Fair grounds last night, this seems to be the reaction of many people - both white and black.
Published Jan. 14, 2010
Rick Frenette isn't joining the Wisconsin State Fair because he was homesick or wanted a cream puff. A life-long "Fair guy," Frenette saw challenges at his home state's fair that he thinks he can help overcome.