Crossword Puzzle: Issue 71 – September 2019 – “Vegetable Medley”

This Month: “Vegetable Medley” Across 1 Memory without understanding 5 Author Jennifer whose surname sounds like a Twin Cities suburb 9 1960s labor leader 14 Start of a magic spell 15 River with a monster 16 To come 17 Vegetable growers, collectively? 19 Three-time Oscar nominee Nick 20 Having an assertive personality 21 Highlands highlights … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 70 – August 2019 – “Extreme Heat”

This Month: “Extreme Heat” Across Across 1 ___ out (barely made) 5 Main Street trees 9 City that neighbors Tel Aviv 14 The Kinks rhymed her with “Coca-Cola” 15 Partner of “trouble,” for Shakespeare 16 Self-evident principle 17 *Many a John Williams composition 19 “Goodfellas” co-star Joe 20 Love letter format, maybe 21 Prohibition ___ … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 69 – July 2019 – “Not a General Knowledge Puzzle”

This Month: “Not a General Knowledge Puzzle”   Across 1 Summit IPA 5 Hourglass filler 9 Exposed completely 14 Fall birthstone 15 Twin or Royal, e.g. 16 Android helper 17 1961 Pulitzer Prize winner (not Robert) 19 Hood with a bow 20 Edgeless object 21 “The Shield”’s Detective Mackey 22 Stir up 24 Unlikely to … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 68 – June 2019 – “Culture Club”

This Month: “Culture Club” Across 1 Gmail Button 5 Choice for one who can’t choose 9 ___ pants 14 Maker of rows 15 Creative meeting output 16 Gender-neutral pronoun 17 Long-form exam 19 Totaled, as a bill 20 John ___ (tractor company) 21 Kicker’s asset 23 Color of khaki 24 Sports fan’s draft selections 29 “Amazingly…” … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 67 – May 2019 – “Give Me A Sign”

This Month: “Give Me A Sign” Across 1 “Goodness gracious!” 5 With 57-Across, Summit specialties 9 Grocery store supply 13 Elsa’s “Frozen” sister 14 Osprey’s grabber 15 Run ___ 16 LASTAYNE 18 Name of the Mets’ home field 19 “Death on the Nile” sleuth Hercule ___ 20 The Twins’ Rocco Baldelli, e.g.: Abbr. 21 Starting … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 65 – March 2019 – “Graph Theory”

This Month: “Graph Theory” Across 1 City that sounds like a supermarket section 6 Faith for Minnesota congresswoman Ilhan Omar 11 Little bit 14  Expect 15  Language of origin of “kiwi” 16  180 degree turn, say 17  Enjoys the hammock, perhaps 18  Like potato chips or popcorn 20  Shade of blue 21  Barely made, with … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 64 – February 2019 – “That’s Debatable”

This Month: “That’s Debatable” Across 1 Making out for all to see, briefly 4 Bring to a near boil 9 Complicated situation, in slang 14  Slip up 15  St. Anthony of ___ 16  Nocturnal baby 17  Choice between treating an injury by wrapping it or applying ointment? 19  F on a test 20  Dropping from … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 63 – January 2019 – “Network Upgrades”

This Month: “Network Upgrades”   Across 1 Resting on 5 Put away 9 Thing of value 14 Mischievous son of Odin 15 Opera set in Egypt 16 Structure often topped with a cross 17 Process in international trade [2G] 20 Watch feature 21 Relative of “your highness” 22 Sermon subject 23 Computer cores, briefly 26 … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 62 – December 2018 – “Coming to a Head”

This Month: “Coming to a Head” Across 1 Dateless, say 5 One of the ABC islands 10 Lady ___ 14 Whole bunch 15 Carpenter’s tool 16 Vikings great Page who received the  Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2018 17 Garden of Genesis 18 Get around 19 Put one’s finger on, perhaps 20 Sci-fi creatures 22 … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 61 – November 2018 – “Engineering Advances”

This Month: “Engineering Advances”   Across 1 Does one better 5 Firebug 9 Impediments to a striking success 14  Like a 1-A draftee 15  Chestnut relative 16  Breathless state 17  Tendency to use bad words 19  Carried on 20  High-end plug-in 21  Like angora wool 23  Shelter accessed during one’s golden years? 24  Canadian gas … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 60 – October 2018 – “Batter Up”

This Month: “Batter Up”   Across 1 They may get loaded at Target Field, informally 5 Move one’s tail 8 Launch the hook 12 Weapon for some hunters 14  Michael of “Arrested Development” 15  Running shoe brand 16  Rock collector’s prize 17  Portland daily, with “The” 19  Brian who co-produced “The Joshua Tree” 20  Steps … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 59 – September 2018 – “The Mini Apple”

This Month: “The Mini Apple” Across 1 Defeat narrowly 5 2017 A.L. MVP José Altuve, for one 10 Product that’s the subject of an Austin, Minnesota, museum 14 Carnivore’s diet 15 Large-scale painting 16 ___ Sutra 17 Capital served by Will Rogers Airport 19 Tending to the issue, say 20 Cafeteria jiggler 21 Use a … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 58 – August 2018 – “Beer Necessities”

This Month: “Beer Necessities”   Across 1 George Orwell’s Boxer, e.g. 6 Places to buy screwdrivers 10 Lack of continuity 13  For others to hear 14  Lamp-polisher’s find 15  Get something out of 16  Line spoken by a ham? 18  “How was ___ know?” 19  State as true 20  Grandson of Amenhotep III, for short … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 57 – July 2018 – “Minnesota Wild”

This Month: “Minnesota Wild” Across 9 in dates: Abbr. 5 Drum set 8 Like the Olympians 14  ___ vera 15  Surface for the Minnesota Wild 16  Heretofore, poetically 17  Popular Brainerd-area vacation spot 19  Actress Tripplehorn 20  Parting Parisian’s word 21  S on a label 23  Triple ___ (Long Island iced tea ingredient) 24  Take furtively … [ Read more]

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Crossword Puzzle: Issue 56 – June 2018 – “A ‘Superior’ Puzzle”

This Month: “A ‘Superior’ Puzzle” Across 1 High-carb salad base 6 Exterminator’s expletive? 10 Egyptian snakes 14 Distant 15 Where Bhutan and Bahrain are 16 Playwright George Bernard ___ 17 Busiest port on Lake Superior 20 Clean Air Act target 21 Veracruz, por ejemplo 22 Tom Kelly’s number (retired in 2012) 23 Hand-off word 25 … [ Read more]

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A Blind Tasting beer festival

Taste & Rate 48 Minnesota Oktoberfests

Sept. 20, 2019 | 5:30–9pm
Upper Landing Park
Tickets: GA $40 | DD $20