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Friday, September 6, 2013

Don’t call it Puyallup: Washington State Fair opens

On a damp opening day Friday, workers used squeegees and blowers to ready the Giant Slide for fairgoers. Seven tickets at 50 cents each get you on the slide. Rain may have kept some people away Friday, but the weekend forecast is drier.