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Minnesota has a food desert problem: Here's what's being done to address it

About 1.6 million Minnesotans – nearly 30 percent – lack access to healthy food because of how far they live from a grocery store that supplies fresh fruits and vegetables, according to a report...

April 17, 2016

Blackeye Roasting Company announces its first cafe location

A popular Twin Cities based coffee company has announced the opening of its first cafe. Blackeye Roasting Company is known for its cold brew coffee that comes on tap and in cans. It’s first...

April 14, 2016

SPAMalot? Your favorite brand may be getting a recipe change

Austin-based Hormel Foods is looking to simplify – and its campaign will produce recipe tweaks in products including a couple varieties of SPAM. Hormel announced Wednesday its “clean label...

April 13, 2016

General Mills

Former Employees Sue General Mills For Age Discrimination

A lawsuit alleges the company was more likely to let go of older employees during a recent round of layoffs.

April 12, 2016

Feds make MN brewery change the name of a seasonal honey ale

Feds weren’t happy with how a Minnesota brewery was marketing one of their beers, so the company had to go back to the drawing boards. Indeed Brewing Company in Minneapolis is releasing their...

April 09, 2016

Surly beers will soon be available to Dakota neighbors, Nebraska

Surly Brewing is continuing expansion and will soon be available in North Dakota, South Dakota and Nebraska. The Twin Cities-based craft brewery will be available at bars, restaurants and retailers...

April 09, 2016

New proposed Stadium Village apartment could threaten several restaurants

A new proposed apartment building in Stadium Village near the University of Minnesota could threaten several favorite restaurants. The 27-story apartment complex was proposed to the City of...

April 09, 2016


Schell’s, Summit Ranked Among Top-Selling Craft Brewers

Both breweries produce more than 130,000 barrels of beer annually.

April 07, 2016

Meritage owners to close down their last Minneapolis restaurant

The owners of acclaimed St. Paul restaurant Meritage are leaving Minneapolis, closing down their final eatery while taking a swipe at city bureaucrats. Russell and Desta Klein closed down Brasserie...

April 06, 2016

Following petition, General Mills finally puts Greg Louganis on a Wheaties box

Wheaties has announced the newest champions to be honored in the @Wheaties Legends series — General Mills (@GeneralMills) April 5, 2016 It...

April 05, 2016

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