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Candyland Stays In The Sweet Spot

Rising prices put pressure on a store that relies on volume, not margins.

November 25, 2015


How Big Ag Is Becoming More Sustainable

Cargill and General Mills are among the big local companies changing to meet new demands to reduce environmental harm from food production.

November 25, 2015

A year after wife's death, farmer harvests sunflowers he planted in her memory

On Nov. 17, 2014, Babette Jaquish passed away from cancer. A year later, her husband is making good on a promise he made to her. We wrote earlier this year about Wisconsin farmer Don Jaquish Jr...

November 25, 2015


St. Paul Poised To Change Booze Rules For Restaurants

Among other things, the new laws would allow for an increase in the number of restaurants that could offer hard liquor.

November 24, 2015

General Mills Promises Cage-Free Eggs By 2025

General Mills had previously been working toward cage-free eggs but hadn't specified a date.

November 24, 2015

Glockenspiel, popular St. Paul German pub, abruptly closes its doors

The culinary gods giveth, and they taketh away. In St. Paul, they’re doing both this month. On Sunday night, The Glockenspiel, a popular German restaurant, made a sudden announcement on...

November 23, 2015

E. coli outbreak at Chipotle spreads to Minnesota, 5 other states

An outbreak of E. coli linked to Chipotle restaurants in the Pacific Northwest has now spread to a total of six states, including Minnesota, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC...

November 21, 2015

German ship investigated in Duluth for environmental law violations

German ship anchored in Twin Ports under investigation for alleged environmental violations: — Jennifer Austin (@jenniferfaustin) November...

November 17, 2015

Wedge Co-op

Wedge Co-Op Workers Vote To Unionize

It’s the first grocery co-op in the state to organize.

November 17, 2015

Pork processor taking 'corrective measures' after release of slaughterhouse video

A Minnesota pork processing company says it is taking “significant corrective measures” after an undercover video was released by an animal rights group, which it says shows inhumane...

November 14, 2015

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