Reuters reports the brewing giant is buying the nation's third-largest cider maker as it tries to tap into a growing thirst for the beverage across the country.
Authorities now looking into MN lawmaker's report of assault
Video shows Rep. Nolan West being grabbed and pushed out of a public event.
COVID treatments: Essentia Health to help test 3 existing meds
The clinical trial includes the much-discussed drug ivermectin.
Suspect crashes into Minneapolis snow plow, fires shots at plow driver
The plow driver was pulled to the side of the road when the incident happened.
Coldest day of the winter is possible this week in Minnesota
An air temp of -30F isn't out of the question too far from the metro.
District fires school counselor accused of sexually assaulting student
He's been charged with felony criminal sexual conduct.
Authorities pinpoint source of CO that killed family of 7
The victims, all members of Hernandez-Pinto family, were found dead in a Moorhead home.
Photos: Winners of the World Snow Sculpting Championship in Stillwater
Twelve teams from around the world competed.
Court issues mixed ruling on PolyMet, orders more analysis on water permit
The court, however, overruled several challenges to the permit.
Police release images of woman driving stolen Audi that had puppy inside
It's not clear whether she was involved in the vehicle theft.
Fatal hit-and-run driver can avoid prison time with plea deal
He was charged with striking and killing a 56-year-old who was walking her dog.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Monday, January 24
Case levels remain very high in Minnesota.
Lionheart cider is changing its name – and opening a taproom in Minneapolis
Lionheart Cider will become the Minneapolis Cider Company.
Orchard recalls apple cider potentially carrying toxin
Peppin Heights orchard is urging consumers not to drink their brand of Honeycrisp Fresh Pressed Apple Cider if the expiration date reads Feb. 9.
Best Buy's new boss starts retail gig
Hubert Joly, Best Buy's new new president and CEO, officially joined the troubled Richfield-based consumer electronics giant on Tuesday, the Star Tribune reports. Joly, a native of France, is the first chief executive officer at Best Buy recruited from outside of the company. He most recently led the Minnetonka-based hospitality and travel company Carlson. Joly will begin his new role at Best Buy on the sales floor of several stores in the Twin Cities metro. He tells Reuters, "I want to not learn our businesses from the headquarters. I want to learn from the front line."
Insurers buy Minneapolis-based Bloom Health
The Star Tribune reports Bloom Health has been purchased by WellPoint Inc. and two Blue Cross Blue Shield nonprofits. Bloom now works with about 50 employers in Minnesota, Michigan and Indiana but aims to be in all 50 states by 2012 now that it has a national network.
TCF Stadium braces for first alcohol sales
University officials are carefully preparing for the first alcohol sales at TCF Bank Stadium at the University of Minnesota on Saturday. Fans at the football team's home opener will be able to buy beer and wine – only two drinks at a time – and take the beverages back to their seats. University regents in July approved a two-year trial of alcohol sales at games.
Target, Best Buy to help eBay launch same-day delivery service
Ebay Inc. is teaming up with some of the nation's biggest retailers, including Minneapolis-based Target and Richfield-based Best Buy, to test a same-day delivery service, Reuters reports. The move comes as rival Amazon.com Inc., the world's largest online retailer, is building more warehouses to deliver items faster and cheaper.
Minnesota's new cider guild is planning a summer festival
The Craft Cider Festival is the only festival in the state dedicated to cider – a gluten-intolerant person's dream.
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