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At beginning,WE Fest was no sure success

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Though there were no exact attendance numbers available Thursday, WE Fest co-founder and current legal counsel Terry McCloskey estimated that there were "about 1,000 more" people expected to attend this year's festival than last year.


Their methods of measuring crowds are a lot more sophisticated, however, than when he and Jeff Krueger started the country music showcase 25 years ago.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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