Re: “Extending the state fair’s run makes fiscal sense” (editorial, 1-23).
Last year will probably be my last trip to the fair. It has become so expensive I can’t afford to take my family.
Calling the fair nonprofit is an oxymoron. Meeker Days is a small-town community celebration; the fair is nothing but a good-old-boys-club shakedown. Who pays $3 for a bottle of water?
I wrote the fair management team last year expressing my concern that they were pricing themselves out of existence. I didn’t receive one response. Seeing how the fair chose not to release attendance figures, I’m probably …