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Indee Native Set to Headline 12th Annual Independence BrewBQ

Who says you can’t go home? Certainly not Brock Cole, a 1996 Independence graduate and front man for the band PHILO. The group is set to headline this year’s 12th Annual Independence BrewBQ on Saturday, August 26 at Riverwalk Parks. Hailing from many parts of the U.S., members of PHILO came together in 2010 to…
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Craft Brew Zone Pass Information (Will Call and Purchase)

Thank you for your interest the 11th Annual Independence BrewBQ.  In an effort to make the event more enjoyable by reducing wait time at the Craft Brew Zone (CBZ) entrance, we have made a change to the pass purchase and will call location.  Details are listed below: CBZ Pass Purchase To purchase a CBZ pass…
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Meet our 2016 “Chopped” Contestants

Brian and Maegan Sonksen Brian and Maegan Sonksen are two time “Chopped” winners. Brian is from Waterloo and studied Studio Art at UNI.  In high school he worked at Bonanza and found he enjoyed cooking.  He and Maegen feel that food is art which makes them unique competitors in our Chopped contest.  Brian has spent…
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