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Burglars swipe $30K in tools from Minnesota school’s auto shop, principal's car
Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
Minnesota State says students need more emergency cash aid, food support, child care grants
Freighter's departure kicks off 2017 shipping season in Lake Superior
Coalition continues to oppose private prison in western Minn.
Vikings RB Murray has surgery on ankle
WATCH: Last-second heave sends No. 1 Champlin Park to 4A boys basketball semis
Whitefish womens league begins May 10
Highest-paid receiver Thielen says there are still a lot of non-believers
Vikings finalize deal with WR Thielen
Barbara "Barb" A. Berg
Peter A. Smude
Vernon L. Butson
Henry Michael Kargel
Card games: March 20, 2017
Senior Menus: March 20-24, 2017
Pages from the Past-March 19, 2017
Looking Back - March 18, 2017
Figure skaters find paradise
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
American wines are gaining in popularity
From the Lefthand Corner: Health care assurance, not health care insurance
Vogt's Notes: A conflicted time of life
Minding Our Elders: Family members may feel guilty about missing the passing
letters to the editor
Births-March 12, 2017
March 16, 2017
Chef's Hat: For the day, we're all a bit Irish
Even those who have no connection at all to Ireland enjoy the festivities and camaraderie that come about every year on March 17. This is a day...
March 16, 2017 - 6:05am
March 14, 2017
LOST ITALIAN: Irish soda bread a tradition of luck and loaves
FARGO — Every March when I was growing up, my mother would make several loaves of Irish Soda Bread throughout the month, and this is one...
March 14, 2017 - 1:30pm
March 12, 2017
Peterson's staff cooks up a winner in senator's hotdish competition
WASHINGTON—He may not have come up with the recipe himself, but U.S. Congressman Collin Peterson now has the right to brag that his staff...
March 12, 2017 - 10:30am
March 8, 2017
Lost Italian: Fresh asparagus salad will make you sing spring
The official start of spring this year is March 20, and springtime veggies are already arriving at our local grocery stores, including our favorite,...
March 8, 2017 - 9:36am
March 7, 2017
Chef's Hat: Pancakes - they aren't just for breakfast
In my many years (decades) of cooking, I've run into people who didn't like a variety of foods, including potato salad, baked beans and, believe...
March 7, 2017 - 12:06pm
March 1, 2017
Lost Italian: Have a Lenten fish fry Italian style
Today marks the beginning of the season of Lent and, as a Catholic, I welcome this opportunity for reflection, atonement and spiritual growth....
March 1, 2017 - 8:19am
February 24, 2017
Grim's Grub: Pout about it
It's that time of year again where people go nuts in Walker over the ugliest fish this far to the north. Eelpout, burbot, ling, lota lota - or...
February 24, 2017 - 11:46pm
February 22, 2017
Decadent slow cooker desserts to delight your palette
When it comes to dessert, the slow cooker might not be the first thing that comes to mind. The reality is that the versatile appliance is not...
February 22, 2017 - 11:12am
February 21, 2017
LOST ITALIAN: Biscotti: Twice-baked and double the fun
FARGO — I didn't understand biscotti when Tony first introduced me to it years ago. This strange-looking, dry, oblong Italian cookie had...
February 21, 2017 - 1:48pm
February 19, 2017
Chef's Hat: Not your usual chicken salad sandwich
Simple and perhaps a bit old-fashioned, the chicken salad sandwich is a great way to use up leftover chicken. For many people, chicken salad is simply diced chicken and a bit of mayo on toasted bread. Grapes are one of the traditional ingredients added to chicken salad. But there...
February 19, 2017 - 8:38pm
February 15, 2017
Slow cooker recipes for easy weeknight meals
Few aromas beat the smell of a home-cooked meal as families walk through the door after a long day at work and school. For some, it's the smell...
February 15, 2017 - 11:22am
February 8, 2017
Lost Italian: A Valentine's Day treat for the loved ones in your life
Chocolate cake holds a special place in my heart, especially on Valentine's Day. I still have the very first Valentine I ever received from Tony,...
February 8, 2017 - 9:05am
February 2, 2017
Chef's Hat: Bring nontraditional snacks to Super Bowl party
Super Bowl Sunday is right around the corner. For some people it is about the game, but for a lot of people it is more about socializing with friends and eating elaborate snacks. It may or may not surprise most people, but Super Bowl Sunday is the second biggest food day (or holiday,...
February 2, 2017 - 10:48pm
February 1, 2017
Slow cooker Super Bowl: 3 game-winning recipes
FARGO — Each year, football fans across the country look forward to one special weekend in February. They suit up in their chosen team's...
February 1, 2017 - 2:18pm
Lost Italian: Avocado dip and rainbow of veggies a Super Bowl score
A crudités platter may not be considered standard fare for Super Bowl Sunday, but when it's artfully presented with a creative variety of raw...
February 1, 2017 - 10:02am