Average retail gasoline prices in Twin Cities have risen 3.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.26 Sunday, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com. That compares to the national average that has increased 3.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.21.
One Mean Man and jockey Orlando Mojica won the $200,000 Mystic Lake Derby by a head over Whatawonderflworld on Saturday evening at Canterbury Park. The wagering favorite returned $4.40. One Mean Man is trained by Bernie Flint and is owned by Ron Hillerich of Louisville, Ky.
The Pow Wow Committee of the "Little Dance in Chaska" would like to say that because of Mother Nature and her rain, it made it too wet for dancers and drummers to dance on the grounds. ("Little Dance in Chaska this weekend," Aug. 18.) So there was a decision to cancel the pow wow for Saturday and Sunday.