Mary Lahammer

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2012

    It's fantastic Fair time this Week in Food

    It's the Week in Food we wait for all year: Minnesota State Fair time. But man cannot live on grease alone, so we've packed this week's listings with everything from fair events to charity happy hours so you can spread out your gorging. 8/21 Tuesday night from 7 to 8:30 the Edina Barnes and Noble ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2012

    Minnesota Cooks events at the State Fair: Celebrating 10 years

    See also:Minnesota Cooks brings something rare to the fair - gourmet cookingMinnesota State Fair's newest foods: Camel burgers and lamb testiclesFor the last 10 years Minnesota Cooks, a local organization affiliated with the Minnesota Farmers Union, has held cooking demonstrations, discussions, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2011

    Dayton wants 13,000 workers spared from shutdown

    ‚ÄčThe Legislature and Gov. Mark Dayton keep stumbling toward a possible government shutdown on July 1, and now the governor has submitted a list state services deemed essential--and who should keep working despite the shutdown. The list encompasses about 13,000 workers providing core services to 2 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2010

    Jesse Ventura says "all Minnesotans are liars"

    TPTVentura doesn't trust you.​After growling about the failure of Republicans and Democrats in the Legislature to deal with the state's budget woes, and calling for the abolition of all political parties, former Gov. Jesse Ventura went on record believing that, "All Minnesotans are liars." Ou ... More >>

  • News

    May 5, 2010

    UpTake uproar: Citizen journalists get the cold shoulder

    Blog loses battle with group who says they are "compromising media"

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2008

    Coleman says he's been loyal, no ladies in his basement pad

    norm400.jpg While the senator has completely stonewalled reporters about who buys his suits, he opened up about his relationship with his wif ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2006

    5 Silly Questions: Mary Lahammer

    In a new feature at Culture To Go, I've sent out five silly questionns to a local blogger to find out about their life beyond being ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2005

    10/19: Morning Communique

    Canada stinks up the joint, Bill O'Reilly feels Lindsay Lohan's pain, Vice President Condi, Sylvester Stallone's pudding, the Minnesota blog of the day and more...

  • News

    January 19, 2005

    Minnesota Eats Itself

    Another Pawlenty budget, another round of bloodletting