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Traffic and campers lined up along Becker County Road 22 near the WE FEST grounds Tuesday morning, Aug. 5, 2014. The line of campers moved steadily into the Blue Ox campground and dwindled to nothing in just an hour. Brian Basham/DL Newspaper

WE Fest provides steady beat to Detroit Lakes-area businesses

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DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – WE Fest’s main stage will start rocking tonight, but Detroit Lakes businesses have been tuning up all week.


The three-day country music festival, one of the largest in the country, brings in more than 45,000 fans. For some businesses, it competes with Fourth of July for the biggest business period of the year.

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