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August 31, 2018
This Nigerian dwarf goat climbed on the shoulders of Chris Pappenfuss of Alexandria, Minn., cocked its head and wondered what she would do next. (Ross Evavold / Forum News Service)
Minnesota couple finds success with goat yoga
August 31, 2018 - 12:20pm
August 22, 2018
Commentary: Parents, prepare your empty-nest bucket lists
August 22, 2018 - 7:45pm
Craig Lubovich looks over an order of ribs at Louie's Bucket of Bones in Ironton. Lubovich is the new owner of the rib joint and reopened it in January. (Jeremy Millsop / Brainerd Dispatch)
Area Dining: Ironton's Rib joint back in fashion
July 22, 2018 - 6:10pm
July 8, 2018
New Cragun's Resort Executive Chef Wayd Lovaas looks over the menu he created for Irma's Kitchen in East Gull Lake. Jeremy Millsop /  Brainerd Dispatch
Area Dining: A southern infusion is happening at Cragun's
July 8, 2018 - 8:00am
July 1, 2018
Flor Molero (left) and Brian Plum talk to the audience about making homemade pasta. The new husband and wife executive chefs at Lost Lake Lodge are working hard to connect with the community in their first year in the lakes area. play button
Area Dining: Lost Lake's community outreach through pasta
July 1, 2018 - 8:00am
June 11, 2018
"When we heard that existing wood flower planters were in rough shape we decided to enlist the help of local artisan Josh Porter to help us with the new design for the flower planters. Of course, the design had to be a bobber, keeping with our town identity," said Barb Merritt, president of Community Action of Pequot Lakes. Community Action of Pequot Lakes raised $8,600 to cover the planter costs. Submitted Photo.
Community Action donates planters to Pequot Lakes
June 11, 2018 - 7:00am
May 31, 2018
What's Doing: Support Groups
May 31, 2018 - 10:41am
April 22, 2018
DeLynn Howard lost 100 pounds in less than a year in her recent journey. After steadily caring for others in recent years, she made her own health and well-being a priority.
Willpower, strength and determination: A personal journey to losing 100 pounds in less than a year
April 22, 2018 - 6:00am
March 25, 2018
Image from Pixabay/janbrokes
The 'hygge' trend took America by storm. Just don't try to translate it.
March 25, 2018 - 10:07am
February 20, 2018
Internet addiction test
February 20, 2018 - 2:05pm
February 13, 2018
Strawberries are perfect for Valentine's Day
Celebrate Valentine's Day with healthy strawberries
February 13, 2018 - 8:49am
February 8, 2018
Heather Meyer, left of center, was among approximately 10,000 volunteers to make the grade and help out at the Super Bowl in Minneapolis.
Area residents take part in Super Bowl LII
February 8, 2018 - 5:00am
January 21, 2018
This kitchen by Studio McGee features standard subway tile with a darker grout. Subway tile is a go-to because it pairs easily with so many different styles, designer Shea McGee says. "It's also really easy to change the grout color or tile layout to shake things up."  Travis J Photography) (/The Washington Post
Subway tile rises to the height of farmhouse chic
January 21, 2018 - 10:46am
January 9, 2018
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Five reasons not to diet in 2018, and what to do instead
January 9, 2018 - 3:13pm
Various legumes on porcelain spoons
Pulses rich in lean protein and fiber
January 9, 2018 - 5:33am
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