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October 21, 2018
As I See It: So now what?
October 21, 2018 - 8:30am
October 20, 2018
Don Kinzler identifies the greenish-gray gourd at the front of this photo as heirloom squash, likely the Jarrahdale variety. Submitted photo
Heirloom squash identified, is it too late to plant bulbs and more
October 20, 2018 - 9:02am
Across the region, many oak and walnut trees produced heavier than normal crops of acorns and nuts. David Samson / Forum News Service
Are trees foretelling a bad winter this year with all those seeds and acorns?
October 20, 2018 - 9:00am
October 17, 2018
Dutch hutspot is potatoes, carrots and onions mashed together. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Going Dutch: Hodgepodge Potatoes are a cold-weather comfort
October 17, 2018 - 7:05am
October 10, 2018
Carrots, parsnips, fennel and clementine oranges are roasted with maple syrup, olive oil, herbs and spices. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Turn a new leaf: Fall into flavor with Orange Roasted Root Vegetables
October 10, 2018 - 8:02am
October 6, 2018
I'm Erin Bormett, and I'm the newest member of the Echo Journal staff.
Bormett's Vignette: Nomad no more, I've landed in the lakes area
October 6, 2018 - 10:00am
October 5, 2018
As I See It: He said; she said
October 5, 2018 - 7:30am
September 30, 2018
Commentary: Making the best of cold, cruddy weather
September 30, 2018 - 9:03am
September 29, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist.
Should I tell someone with advanced dementia about possible cancer?
September 29, 2018 - 7:00am
September 22, 2018
Vogt's Notes: We welcome letters, but watch your word count
September 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
Iris are among a short list of perennials that are best cut back in fall, rather than spring. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
September 22, 2018 - 8:38am
Don Kinzler says this reader-submitted photo shows common buckthorn, an invasive species that's toxic to humans. Submitted photo
Berries of invasive species toxic to humans, how to cut back lilacs and more
September 22, 2018 - 6:00am
September 19, 2018
A blend of tomatoes, soffritto and red wine is strained to make sauce. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
September 19, 2018 - 7:42am
September 15, 2018
Carol Bradley Bursack, Minding Our Elders columnist.
Care home not delivering adequate intellectual stimulation
September 15, 2018 - 9:22am
Don Kinzler identifies this reader-submitted photo as Silver Buffaloberries. Submitted photo
Berries identified as edible, a rosebush hasn't ever bloomed and more
September 15, 2018 - 7:56am