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Minnesota couple's garden draws tourists by the busload
Minnesotan may have tied record with 57-inch muskie
Veteran’s issues topic for town hall meeting Tuesday in Willmar
Watkins man charged with beating woman with baseball bat
Contract awarded for Peach Creek diversion
NWL Baseball: Bucks score four in 10th to best Stingers
Heat was on for Foot Lake 4
WNBA: Sparks put emphatic end to Lynx’ record win streak
Area Baseball: SH/M Legion splits two games at tourney
MLB: Yankees hand Twins 50th loss
Chippewa County Fair featuring two big bands in one night
Little Crow Skiers All-School Reunion at Willmar Fests
Pioneer Public TV announces local PBS Kids Writers contest winners
Willmar woman to audition for 'The Voice'
Netflix price hikes could lead to customers bailing
Here are the Willmar Fests Ambassador nominees
Willmar Fests Grande Day Parade
KMS Marching Saints: honoring "The Greatest Generation"
Cardettes final tune-up for Fests parade
Willmar Fests Kiddie Parade marches on
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
Perry H. Smith
Larry D. Ellingson
Lois (Rheingans) Aasland
Edgar B. Zimmerman
Orrian W. Syverson
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Midwest Opinion: Great Lakes diversion deal is a good outcome
Commentary: The risk factor of Donald Trump
Commentary: Trump's pivot to Damascus
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
June 11, 2012
Early strawberry season means it's time for cake
I headed straight to my recipe file when I heard a recent news report that Minnesota strawberries are ripening earlier this year. Growers are...
June 11, 2012 - 12:00am
October 31, 2011
Caramel Apple Bundt Cake satisfies my apple fix
The sweet smells of fresh-pressed apple cider and warm cinnamon-spiced apple doughnuts are fall pleasures that I must experience every year....
October 31, 2011 - 12:00am
September 19, 2011
Have some cake, honey
A beekeeper friend of mine invited me to watch as he introduced a wooden box of at least 30,000 bees and one queen to their new home - a hive...
September 19, 2011 - 12:00am
July 25, 2011
Almond Peach Cakes with Raspberry-Basil Sauce
I had been working on Almond Peach Cakes for a week. I was sure the recipe was perfect when I mixed up my last batch. I spooned the sweet, peachy...
July 25, 2011 - 12:00am
April 11, 2011
Tropical Mini-Bundt Cakes feature the fresh taste of mangoes
As much as I try to eat foods that are as local as possible, there are some edibles from faraway places that I just don't want to be without....
April 11, 2011 - 12:00am
August 23, 2010
Got zucchini? Moist cake flavored with orange liqueur, zest makes good use of summer's bounty
Many years ago, when my husband and I bought our first house, I couldn't believe our luck when we moved in just as the beautiful vegetable garden...
August 23, 2010 - 12:00am
May 17, 2010
This cake comes with (health) benefits
"What are a few things you always have in your pantry?" I'm often asked this question by curious cooks. There are actually more than a few pantry...
May 17, 2010 - 12:00am
September 28, 2009
Caramel apple cake could become a seasonal favorite
When golden leaves begin collecting along the roads I drive each day, and brown pine needles fill the gutters on my house and blanket the grass...
September 28, 2009 - 12:00am