Monthly Archives: February 2014

Whey to Go!

Mineral Point is very proud to be home to the world-renowned Hook’s Cheese Company. One of the perks to living in Mineral Point is being able to pick up fresh curd right from the Hooks’ charming stone factory on Friday … Continue reading

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The Password Is . . .

The Password is (spoken in a low, hushed tone) … Readers, see if you can guess: TEAM 1    clue: FAME   guess: RICH TEAM 2    clue: REWARD   guess: HEAVEN TEAM 1    clue: HONOR   guess: JUSTICE TEAM 2   … Continue reading

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A Box Labeled Teacher Stuff

Former Mineral Point teacher Sue Okas is one of High Street Beat’s avid followers.  We always enjoy hearing from her and seeing her when she visits town.  A couple years ago, she moved away from Mineral Point to be closer … Continue reading

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Show Us Your Carbunkles

One of the benefits of living in Mineral Point is that, unlike cities struggling to find salt for their roads, there is an endless supply of gravel from the local quarries to keep the roads less slippery.  The downside to … Continue reading

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Community Table

January was a frigid month, but locals have found a place to warm up, even if it’s just for a couple of hours. Rink DaVee hosts the Thursday night dinners for 10 to 12 people at Shake Rag Alley. It’s … Continue reading

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