Nokomis to Close and Morning Roundup

Duluth’s Nokomis is closing Oct. 28, the well-regarded Sushi Fix food truck is becoming a storefront restaurant in Wayzata, Flat Earth Brewing is one of the businesses that will move into the old Hamm’s brewery, an orchard party and hard cider launch that looks like exactly the right way to celebrate autumn, Slow Food’s annual […]


May 17 Morning Roundup

Vandalism takes a toll on the newly opened Derrick’s BBQ, one of our former interns reviews eating a boiled ball of ants, the Hamm’s beer bear tombstone and insight into preserving the old Schmidt brewery, Izzy’s harnesses the awesome power of RFID to let you track their ice cream flavors in real time, the joy […]


May 10 Morning Roundup

The debut of the locally produced Brewing TV, a sharp-eyed blogger eviscerates the sign for Historic Piggy’s Restaurant in La Crosse, a report from week 2 at the Midtown Farmers Market,  the Arcade Bar now and then (1888) and the secret origins of the Hamm’s Beer bear, SGT checks out the rooftop garden at The […]