Artist of the Month: Don Austrum

Artist’s Statement The subject matter for my work is just the normal everyday “stuff” we see in and around Dunn County. I enjoy nature, old buildings and abandoned vehicles and machinery. The medium used in the artworks on display is colored pencil. I really enjoy working with colored pencil, and now that I am retired I have more time for doing so. I work too slowly, in my opinion, and sometimes think I get too […]

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Eco-Friendly Product Guide

Eco-Friendly Product Guide

Earth Day 2018 Every day should be Earth Day. We know it takes more than one day or a few small changes to impact the overall health of our planet. But we also know that meaningful change often begins small – each of us taking our own unique steps toward making permanent lifestyle changes. Whether you are living off the grid and are a sustainable living expert or are just learning more about how you […]

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Co-op Basics Goodness Giveaway

Goodness Giveaway: Win Groceries, Give Groceries Generosity is its own reward, but if you’d like the opportunity to give to others and get great groceries yourself, stop by the co-op in early December to participate in the “Goodness Giveaway,” featuring great Co+op Basics groceries. Menomonie Market Food Co-op will be giving away an assortment of Co+op Basics items valued at $75 to one lucky winner and making a $75 donation in the winner’s name to […]

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Turkey Roasting Tips

Reprinted by permission from StrongerTogether.coop. Find articles about your food and where it comes from, recipes and a whole lot more at www.strongertogether.coop. Roast your turkey to perfection with these turkey roasting tips. Roasting • Remove the giblets from turkey cavities after thawing. Cook separately. • Set oven temperature no lower than 325°F. • Place turkey or turkey breast on lower rack in a shallow roasting pan. • For even cooking, bake stuffing in a separate casserole […]

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October Artist of the Month: Joe Maurer

October Artist of the Month: Joe Maurer

Joe Maurer is a public artist, musician, and painter based in Eau Claire. He is showing acrylic paintings from an in-progress series on titled: “LAKE MANOOMIN?: I WANT TO BE A RIVER, Recent developments in Menomonie, WI” “Having tried all corrective possibilities to navigate the blue-green algae waters of the Red Cedar River, Lake Menominee and Lake Tainter, the citizens of Menomonie and the greater Red Cedar watershed opted to return the “Lake” (really a […]

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