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Brewery Gets A Boost

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The beer business is getting a boost over in Whitefish.

The Great Northern Brewing Company just got three new 100-barrel fermenting tanks set up on Wednesday to the tune of nearly $250,000.

Later this week, they're planning to start using them to get ready for summer, their busiest season.

This makes for about 2,500 more barrels they can put out each year.

"I am very excited about the expansion and I've been nervous about getting the tanks in all winter long," said Joe Barberis, the head brewer.

Even though they only export within Montana, they've had to hire an extra brewer just to keep up with demand.

The growth doesn't stop here though. Find out what the brewery is planning next on the Fox Montana News @ Nine.

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