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PIne River-Backus School Board: Cell phones pose tricky question in student handbook
Public comment sought on future of Gull Lake Dam Road
Theft of mother's tombstone worsens split as family enters court battle in western Minnesota
300 of more than 2,500 migrant children reunited as scramble underway to meet judge's deadline
Tech leaders say killer robots would be 'dangerously destabilizing' force in the world
Summit's new Soul: Minnesota brewer taps ND roots for new flavor
Amazon Prime Day shopping topped $4 billion, analyst estimates
Pine River State Bank marks milestone - More than 500 attend celebration
Minnesota counties to get grants for family home visits
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Legion Baseball: Brainerd rallies for win over Little Falls
NFL halts national anthem policy after talks with players union
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Beyond Boone's: Sommelier helps broaden wine horizons
Alcohol-related liver deaths have increased sharply
When it comes to politics, people are mad online like never before
A Virgin Mary statue has been 'weeping' olive oil. Church leaders can't explain it.
Cheery cherries: Galettes put in-season fruit into delicious individual pies
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July 19, 2018
Food-stamp use is still at recession-era levels despite job gains
Judging by the number of Americans on food stamps, it doesn't feel like one of the best job markets in almost a half century and the second-longest...
18 hours 38 min ago
July 16, 2018
Nearly half of consumers avoid GMO foods, survey says
A new survey reinforces what most people in agriculture already know: Many Americans have serious concerns about GMO foods, with nearly half of U.S. consumers avoiding them, even though many of the concerned consumers know little or nothing about genetically modified food. The survey...
July 16, 2018 - 7:08am
July 11, 2018
Chef's Hat: For a sweet treat, grill fruit
Fruit is one of the easiest foods to grill, yet seems to be something people never think about putting on the grill. When you grill fruit, the...
July 11, 2018 - 7:00am
July 4, 2018
How to roast peppers - the unsung heroes of your produce bin
Roasted peppers are one of the most versatile ingredients around. Use them on a salad or pizza, puree them into soup or sauces, toss them in...
July 4, 2018 - 1:33pm
June 19, 2018
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
ST. PAUL—Turducken sausage sandwich. Deep-fried jumbo tater tots stuffed with corned beef. Nordic waffles. Hand-rolled ice cream. These...
June 19, 2018 - 7:32pm
No-cook sauce? No problem for Arugula Walnut Pesto
Pesto is one of our favorite "no-cook" sauces, meaning that there is no cooking required and once it's made, it's ready to use. In the past five...
June 19, 2018 - 3:21pm
June 16, 2018
Commentary: 'Mom, grass-fed beef? Is this really necessary? And what is organic?'
WISHEK, N.D.—During a recent visit to California for my sister-in-law's wedding, a friend recommended we eat at The Slanted Door, a top-rated...
June 16, 2018 - 9:30am
June 15, 2018
Imported produce infections increase in Minn.
ST. PAUL -- An increase in cyclospora infections, spread through consumption of imported fresh produce, has affected at least three dozen Minnesotans...
June 15, 2018 - 10:50am
June 12, 2018
More than grapes: Wine can be sourced from many different fruits
When discussing wine, the conversation often centers around the grapes from which it is made. Very few of us consider wine made from other fruits...
June 12, 2018 - 1:35pm
June 11, 2018
We now know what the 'b' in IHOb, formerly IHOP, means—and everyone is confused
GLENDALE, Calif.—America: you can officialy rest easy tonight. Nationwide restaurant chain IHOP, now known as IHOb, revealed on its social...
June 11, 2018 - 2:35pm
June 6, 2018
Popular restaurant chain IHOP is changing its name. The reason why remains a mystery.
Known more by the acronym "IHOP," the International House of Pancakes announced Monday, June 4, that the popular restaurant chain will be changing...
June 6, 2018 - 4:06pm
June 5, 2018
Angel Food French Toast is a heavenly take on the dish
My grandmother, Sunny Mathison, turns 100 this Sunday, June 10, and our family and friends will be gathering at Pelican Lake in Minnesota this...
June 5, 2018 - 12:51pm
May 30, 2018
Bingeing on food can turn into a serious disorder. Here are ways to head off an episode
Everyone overeats sometimes. Maybe it was an amazing buffet where you had to try more than you needed, or Thanksgiving dinner. Binge-eating is different. It involves eating a large amount of food in a short period of time. As a registered dietitian, I have clients who binge-eat to...
May 30, 2018 - 8:02pm
May 28, 2018
Commentary: Non-GMO food prices, labeling saddening
There it was on the salt container label, the proud proclamation that the product inside was "non-GMO." I looked at the label a second time and...
May 28, 2018 - 8:37am
May 22, 2018
Proud mom orders 'Summa Cum Laude' cake online. Bakery censors it to read 'Summa … Laude.'
Saturday was Jacob Kosinski's big day. His whole family, many from out of town, saw the Charleston, South Carolina, student graduate from his...
May 22, 2018 - 2:04pm