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Salem Fair Kicks off in Salem

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Wednesday kicked off the 27th annual Salem Fair. This year's event feature new rides, more attractions and plenty of food.

It's estimated that, on average, the fair makes about $150,000 in profits. Fair manager, Carey Harveycutter said the event also brings close to $11 million in business to the area.

The fair runs from Wednesday July 2 through Sunday July 13. Attendance is estimated to reach 350,000.