Manhattan (Kansas)

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2014

    Beer of the Week: Tallgrass Brewing's Halcyon Wheat

    This week's Beer of the Week is Halcyon, an unfiltered American pale wheat ale from Tallgrass Brewing Company out of Manhattan, Kansas.Though Tallgrass now brews this one year round, Halcyon has all the trappings of early summer: a light and lively body, beautiful hazy golden color, and a whole corn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2013

    Sample Buffalo Sweat and Italian classics this chilly Week in Food

    We know -- it's hard to muster the strength to leave your house when there's a minus in front of that all-important temperature digit. But trust us that it's worth it this week, whether you're rallying to go to the (outdoor) beer festival in St. Paul on Saturday or just driving over to the Four Firk ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2011

    Michael Beasley's bag man: "Beasley knew everything"

    Michael Beasley claimed innocence, but his benefactor says otherwise.​Michael Beasley is suing Joel Bell, the street agent who pursued Beasley when he was a 14-year-old prospect and tried to lock up his future rights. Among Beasley's allegations in the lawsuit are benefits that Bell and other men ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2011

    Firkin Fest 2011: A recap

    Michael AgnewFirkin fun at Firkin Fest​Firkin Fest 2011 took place Saturday at the Happy Gnome in St. Paul. The annual approbation of cask-conditioned ale attracts beer fans from the metro and beyond to sample a wide range of beers served in the traditional English style; naturally carbonated ... More >>

  • Music

    June 23, 2010

    Andrew Broder of Fog finds new work

    The former frontman-turned-solo artist plays with Why? this weekend

  • News

    July 18, 2001

    The Gay '40s

    A man named Flaming Youth cruised the tearooms, drag weddings hit Lake Minnetonka--and everyone remained cloistered in the closet: An excerpt from Ricardo J. Brown's memoir of gay life in old St. Paul