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MNfusion: Spoon & Stable’s Nathaniel Smith Heads To Nat’l Bartending Competition

Twin Cities foodies have yet another reason to brag. A mixologist from our very own Spoon and Stable is heading to the United States Bartenders’ Guild’s Most Imaginative Bartender Competition!


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Mike’s Mix: Cafe Caribe’s Hard Root Beer Float

Café Caribe, on Carnes Avenue at the entrance to the Midway at the Minnesota State fair, opened 17 years ago. This year, for the first time, adults will get to imbibe like kids with the brand-new Hard Root Beer Float.


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Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Football Fall Camp Starts With 134 Players

It’s already feeling like fall around the state this week, with only some of that having to do with the cooler temperatures and wind. Over in St. Paul, coaches and 134 players with the St. Thomas football program reported for fall camp on Aug. 18. They’ve already been working out and holding practices for about a week. The season opener is just around the corner as the Tommies travel to UW-Eau Claire on Saturday, Sept. 5.


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Esme’s Blog: Review Of Klobuchar’s New Book

No one in Minnesota underestimates Sen. Amy Klobuchar these days, and her new memoir reveals what has led to her remarkable political success.


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Top 5 Must-Try New State Fair Foods

For their 2015 season, the Great Minnesota Get-Together decided to go big or go home and released a whopping 51 new foods; 40 dishes and 11 desserts. It may seem like an unapproachable task to taste all new foods, and it probably isn’t wise for your wallet or your stomach. So, we’ve taken on the burden.