New California Mid-State Fair ride is a scream

As the California Mid-State Fair wraps up for 2016, Tribune reporter Lindsey Holden goes for a spin in one of the fair’s newest attractions — the Slingshot. Riders are strapped into a sphere and shot 240 feet in the air at almost 100 mph.
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As the California Mid-State Fair wraps up for 2016, Tribune reporter Lindsey Holden goes for a spin in one of the fair’s newest attractions — the Slingshot. Riders are strapped into a sphere and shot 240 feet in the air at almost 100 mph.

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David Middlecamp

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Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com .