New Minnesota Distillery Debuts Gin, VodkaA new micro-distillery in Waconia is hoping to make a name for itself in Minnesota’s growing craft distillery industry. J. Carver Distillery sent its first shipment of gin and vodka to Twin Cities liquor stores last week.
Dayton Urges Feds To Step In On Grain DelaysGov. Mark Dayton is urging the federal government to step in on railroad delays hitting Minnesota grain farmers. A growing backlog of railroad shipments cost corn, wheat and soybean farmers $109 million in lower prices this spring, according to a University of Minnesota study.
Shakopee Energy Plant Explosion Damaged Two Silos, Cause Still UnknownThe city of Shakopee is giving the all-clear after a plant explosion rocked the city south of Minneapolis.
Small Grain Planting Advances In Minnesota Small grain planting is advancing at a strong pace in Minnesota, aided by warm, dry weather.