During the economic recession, many manufacturers laid off workers and moved operations overseas. Despite those pressures, Ellery McCardle highlights local businesses who are committed to keeping jobs local and making their products in Southeast Minnesota and North Iowa.

Companies who are proud their products are “Made in the Midwest.”

Italian Dessert Nachos

Deep Fried Ribs and Italian Dessert Nachos are Just a Few of the New Food Items at the Minn. State Fair.

Minnesota State Fair attendees will have 40 new food items and 11 new frozen treats to choose from at this year’s Great Minnesota Get-Together...