Minneapolis-based Phillips Distilling Co. said Monday it is now selling UV Vodka in Spain with plans to expand the brand throughout Europe and into Asia. The company is tapping into the huge demand for flavored vodkas. Some of the more unique UV flavors include chocolate cake, whipped cream, coconut and sweet green tea.
What were the best performing Twin Cities radio stations in Oct-Nov. 2022?
The latest Nielsen ratings are in.
Boys aged 15, 16 arrested after shooting of teen in Woodbury
The victim suffered non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.
Police: Woman found dead with 'traumatic injuries' inside Moorhead home
Police are investigating the incident as a homicide.
St. Paul's East Side Bar closes after two-and-a-half years in business
The bar opened just as the COVID-19 pandemic closed bars and restaurants.
Police: Man and woman found dead inside Rochester home
An investigation is ongoing as of Friday morning.
Fire destroys shop, kills four dogs in Perham Township
A passerby spotted the blaze.
Longtime Excelsior chocolate shop closed after destructive burglary
The Truffle Hill Chocolates shop opened in 1995.
Hospital chiefs say nursing strike will come at 'worst possible time'
A nurses union announced an almost three-week strike to take place in the Twin Cities.
Sven Sundgaard: What's in store for MN's weather in December?
Sundgaard recaps Minnesota's fall and looks ahead to December.
Brooklyn Park: 2 arrested after shots from 'ghost' gun killed teen, injured another
Syoka Siko died in the shooting.
Manure spill in Wisconsin leads to hours-long main street disruption
The spill was first reported just before 7:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.
Ice Cube to perform 2 nights at Mystic Lake Casino
The rapper hasn't performed in Minnesota since 2018.
Shakers Vodka brand and equipment being auctioned online
The Shakers brand will be sold along with bottling equipment and packaging materials, including recipes, patents and trademarks. Minnesota-based Infinite Spirits, the maker of Shakers Vodka, filed voluntary bankruptcy protection in early 2012. The online auction will run through June 26.
Minnesota schools watch for new tricks like vodka-soaked candies
School officials in western Minnesota say kids are pouring vodka over gummy candies, allowing them to soak and absorb the alcohol, before bagging them up and eating them at school.
Owners of Shakers Vodka file for bankruptcy protection
Infinite Spirits Inc., filed a Chapter 7 bankruptcy petition last month. The West Central Tribune reports the Minnesota-based company will be liquidated, but the Shakers brand could be sold. It was distilled in Benson up until last year.
Vodka-soaked Gummi bears newest method for underage drinking
The State Health Department warned hundreds of schools and police agencies about the growing threat. Health officials say the Internet has sparked the trend with how-to videos online.
Biometric identification for international travelers at MSP
According to the Associated Press, a special kiosk will be available for pre-approved passengers at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport starting Monday. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency predicts it will reduce wait times by 70 percent.
International Falls wins 'Best in Glass' taste test
International Falls won the competition held by the Minnesota Chapter of the American Water Works Association in Duluth for the best-tasting drinking water in Minnesota. St. Cloud and East Grand Forks took second and third place.
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