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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
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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
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'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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Robert Emerson Hassett
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October 31, 2018
Chef's Hat: Cooking for two: Give these soup recipes a try
There are times when leftovers are great. But other times, not so much. For large families, leftovers are not much of an issue. But when it is...
October 31, 2018 - 8:00am
October 17, 2018
Going Dutch: Hodgepodge Potatoes are a cold-weather comfort
FARGO — Back in our cruise ship days with Holland America Line, the culinary staff would celebrate the line's Dutch heritage once each...
October 17, 2018 - 7:05am
October 10, 2018
Turn a new leaf: Fall into flavor with Orange Roasted Root Vegetables
FARGO — Fall is here and that means that the season for roasting has arrived once again. If the rapidly decreasing temperatures of late...
October 10, 2018 - 8:02am
September 26, 2018
That's amore: Sarah's Pasta e Fagioli, a beloved Italian soup, is perfect for fall
"When the stars make you drool, just like pasta fazool, that's amore..." We've all heard Dean Martin croon these famous lyrics in the song, "That's...
September 26, 2018 - 6:45am
September 19, 2018
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
FARGO — Last spring, my son Gio and I planted about 30 tomato plants in our garden, which have produced an abundance of beautiful garden...
September 19, 2018 - 7:42am
September 12, 2018
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 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
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 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
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
August 15, 2018
300 and still going strong: Lost Italian celebrates with new feature highlighting local chefs
FARGO — Today marks the 300th edition of this weekly column and the launch of a new monthly feature that will celebrate local chefs. There...
August 15, 2018 - 7:53am
August 8, 2018
Commentary: Chocolate Flaxseed Soy Nut Biscotti showcases ND’s agricultural bounty
FARGO — For the past five summers, Tony and I have participated in Banquet in a Field, an annual event hosted by Common Ground North Dakota...
August 8, 2018 - 7:38am
August 1, 2018
Saddle up: Cowboy Caviar boasts bounty of veggies, legumes
FARGO — Sweet corn is coming into season locally and when it's this fresh, we love to incorporate it into our meals and snacks whenever...
August 1, 2018 - 9:00am