Lupulin Brewing Company Wins Two Awards at 2021 U.S. Open Beer ChampionshipBIG LAKE, MINN - Lupulin Brewing is very honored to be taking home two wins in the 2021 U.S. Open Beer Championship, one of the top 3 beer competitions in the USA. Breweries from Antioquia, Colombia to Columbia, South Carolina sent in more than 8,000 beers representing over 140 different styles for the 2021 U.S. Open Beer Championship. This competition is the only one to include beers from professional breweries and beers from gold
As students head back to the classroom, CAER Food Shelf is continuing its ‘Kids Weekend CAER Package’ program for families throughout school year. Each package provides food for two school-age children (K-12) and includes kid-friendly breakfast and lunch items for the weekend. Families can pick up a ‘Kids Weekend CAER Package’ Thursday and Friday each week during regular food distribution hours. No appointment is necessary. The program continues through the 2021-22 school year. "When kids aren't in the
Governor Tim Walz recently signed legislation into state law that strengthens workplace protections for new and expectant parents. The new law expands provisions of the Women's Economic Security Act (WESA), which was passed in 2014 to strengthen workplace protections and flexibility for expectant and new parents, among other priorities. The changes, which go into effect Jan. 1, 2022, include the following. Nursing and lactating employees are required to receive paid break time to express milk at work.
Anoka County Master Gardeners offer weekly online Q & A sessions to help residents with yard and garden questions. ANDOVER, Minn. (Mar 30, 2021)—Got yard and garden questions? Volunteers with the Anoka County Master Gardeners invite the public to join them live on Zoom every Tuesday evening April 13 – September 28 to ask questions and get research-based answers from local volunteers. Interested residents can visit www.anokamastergardeners.org/ask-a-master-gardener and register for free to get access to the