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    Find It Local Friday: Crapola

    It doesn’t happen very often that I’m wandering down the grocery store aisles and spot a new local product. I’ve done so much research to find Made in Minnesota products and receive lots of email updates when new things are hitting the shelves, not much slips by me. Last weekend I was strolling through the cereal aisle at Kowalski’s when some flashy red letters caught my eye. Crapola. A packaged granola called Crapola: “Makes even weird people regular.” Really? Crapola? When I looked a little closer, it turns out it’s made in Ely, Minnesota! Brian and Andrea Strom are the brains behind Crapola (the name comes from cranberry-apple granola) and have been…