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Former Lake Park, Minn., police chief found dead after hunting-related incident
Brainerd Parks and Rec to host coloring contest
Midterm aftermath: State GOP chair talks 2018 election, eyes 2020 races
Teen passenger dies in eastern Minnesota crash
Kellyanne Conway on Acosta video: 'That's not altered. That's sped up. They do it all the time in sports.'
Seasonal worker didn’t know former boss was escaping after fraud accusations
Co-op seeking access to inventory taxidermy, property
Chad Schwendeman Takes Top International Honors
Destination Downtown spotlight: Bakery
Biz Buzz: Planet Fitness to open in Westgate Mall: Thrifty White to open Monday, Nov. 12
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Area Football: Pierz cashes in, returns to the Bank for 3A semifinals
Cheerleading: Brainerd varsity third at Jefferson Jaguar Jam
Boxing: Gathering for former Wadena coach Wednesday, Nov. 14
College Volleyball: Raiders finish 4th at national tournament
Area Girls Hockey: Luverne outscores Prairie Centre 5-3
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McFeely: Saying farewell to radio
Guest Opinion: Ask a Trooper
War story: This U.S. soldier from Germany made false teeth for his comrades during WWII
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Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame inducts Matt Straw
Manvel, N.D., couple brings baby along for the hunt
WATCH: Female hunters are on the rise in Minnesota, North Dakota
Minnesota opening weekend deer harvest down from last year
Experienced outdoorsman selected to lead outdoor coverage for Forum Communications
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
New government guidelines say you can get your exercise in small doses
Happy Holidays? Hospice offers classes to get through grief during a happy time of year
Overwhelmed caregiver accounts for insufficient family updates
Realtor credits mom for faith-work blending
Vine identified, how to protect junipers and more
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Young Authors Conference is Nov. 13 in Staples
Entertainment Briefs - Nov. 8
Special Events - Nov. 8
'My Name is ..., and I'm an Alcoholic': BCT drama chronicles the birth of AA
Performing Arts - Nov. 8
Her Voice Magazine
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Essentia Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
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Dan & Shirley Barto
Robert Emerson Hassett
Pamela Kay Elling
Rockne D. Anderson
Carol Jean (Erickson) Kalmbacher
Brett Robert Halverson
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September 15, 2018
Get hooked on roasting a whole fish
A couple of months ago, my husband brought home a whole Chesapeake rockfish (aka striped bass) that had been on sale at Whole Foods Market. I...
September 15, 2018 - 7:30am
September 12, 2018
These fudgy, flourless brownies are a chocolate-lover's dream
I suspect you've never eaten a brownie and thought, "Hmm, there's too much chocolate in here." That's the point of a brownie, right? A delectable,...
September 12, 2018 - 9:07pm
Chili dip a hit made-from-scratch take on a football favorite
FARGO — My husband, Tony, is a lifelong Miami Dolphins fan, which means that the only thing we usually get to cheer about in our home during...
September 12, 2018 - 10:55am
September 7, 2018
'BeerCycle' among several new food, beverage options at Vikings' games
MINNEAPOLIS—Another Minnesota Vikings season, another lineup of new food at U.S. Bank Stadium. On Thursday, Sept. 6, food and beverage...
September 7, 2018 - 9:37am
September 5, 2018
Commentary: Aggression Cookies taste better the more they're mixed
FARGO — School is back in session throughout the region, and this week I'm sharing a recipe for an easy after-school snack that has been...
September 5, 2018 - 8:52am
September 3, 2018
Forget food trucks - now 'food halls' are having a moment, and they're changing the landscape
For months, Arturo Mei parked his food truck - a tricked-out old school bus painted blue - in a craggy Northern Virginia parking lot by a defunct...
September 3, 2018 - 7:19pm
September 1, 2018
Tradition and love: The American hamburger
Like anything good, the beginnings of the hamburger are covered in mystery, legend and competing claims of invention. Some say the burger was...
September 1, 2018 - 10:00am
August 29, 2018
Grim's Grub: Wild mushrooms add flair to dishes
This year in Minnesota I've had a successful harvest of hedgehogs, lobsters, oysters and chickens of the woods. No, I'm not talking animals....
August 29, 2018 - 8:00am
August 28, 2018
Summer skewers: Shish kebabs are perfect grilled party fare
Labor Day weekend is upon us, and although I'm painfully aware that this holiday also ushers in the end of summer, that's no reason to eschew...
August 28, 2018 - 10:53am
August 27, 2018
How to send your child to school with a tasty lunch without turning your routine upside down
Do you hear that? It is the sound of parents everywhere collectively exhaling as kids return to school. My days working from home have become...
August 27, 2018 - 7:41pm
August 25, 2018
America's top apple is now the Gala
The Red Delicious apple, an easy-to-transport variety that dominated grocery selection for decades, is no longer the most popular variety in...
August 25, 2018 - 9:09am
August 23, 2018
Puttin' on The Mitts: A splurge and a sweet
When Chelsey told me she came up with this great recipe using halibut, I nearly panicked. The only fish I ever make is in the oven—and...
August 23, 2018 - 5:00pm
August 22, 2018
You don't need a single drop of mayo to make your best potato salad
There are plenty of things I would like to tell my younger self if I could dial her up and share my wisdom. Sure there were some - okay, a lot...
August 22, 2018 - 4:16pm
Animal crackers have been caged for 116 years. Pressure on Nabisco helped free them.
After more than a century of imprisonment, Barnum's cracker creatures are roaming free - until they meet their mushy demise in the mouths of...
August 22, 2018 - 8:28am
Roasting up flavor: Red Pepper Pesto perfectly complements steaks, pasta
FARGO — Red peppers are the latest crop coming into harvest in our garden, and we've been blessed with an abundance this year. Roasting...
August 22, 2018 - 7:12am