The N.C. Board of Agriculture will be asked to raise the Mountain State Fair admission ticket price by a buck when it meets on Tuesday in Raleigh.The Agriculture Department has asked for the $1 increase in admission prices for the Mountain State Fair, which runs Sept. 6-15 this year at the Western N.C. Agricultural Center in Fletcher. If approved, it would be the first increase in the Mountain State Fair's admission price since 2010.
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