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German gummy bear maker Haribo plans to produce candy in U.S.
Top Senate Democrat vows to dig in heels on Gorsuch nomination
Couple escape house fire north of Willmar
Catholic leaders told to come down from pulpit to deal with sexual abuse
State Department to approve Keystone pipeline permit
United States celebrates first World Baseball Classic title
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Minnesota-born Lundquist chose broadcasting over the ministry 50-plus years ago
Bluejays ready to roll
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Milton M. Hamann
Marian A. Hanson
Ruth O. Jones
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
March 16, 2017
Trump wants 21 percent USDA budget cut; food, rural water hit
CHICAGO - President Donald Trump has proposed halting funding for rural clean water initiatives and reducing county-level staff, for a 21 percent...
March 16, 2017 - 2:05pm
February 9, 2017
Weighing in on 'Whole 30' diet trend
If the average American is told they need to go one month without eating processed foods, grains, dairy, beans, legumes, sugar or alcohol, two...
February 9, 2017 - 8:51am
February 8, 2017
Weighing in on 'Whole 30' diet trend
FARGO — If the average American is told they need to go one month without eating processed foods, grains, dairy, beans, legumes, sugar...
February 8, 2017 - 10:06am
December 2, 2016
Dine in on Saturday
WILLMAR — For many families, having a home-cooked meal together is a rare event. Given busy work schedules — plus getting kids to...
December 2, 2016 - 7:49am
August 29, 2016
Letter: Nutrition must start early in life
I am currently a dietetics intern working my way towards becoming a registered dietitian nutritionist. I have been doing my internship rotations locally and am woefully shocked with the lack of education parents have in regards to appropriate feeding practices for their infants....
August 29, 2016 - 1:51am
August 19, 2016
U.S. corn syrup makers seek record prices even as sugar finds more favor
CHICAGO—All four of the major U.S. corn syrup makers are raising prices, letters to customers seen by Reuters show, despite a years of...
August 19, 2016 - 7:30am
July 15, 2015
Home cooking better for diet than dining out, whether fast food or full service
Home cooking is still the best way to control the calories, fat, sugar and other nutrients that families consume, a new U.S. study suggests.
July 15, 2015 - 10:39pm
June 1, 2015
Summer programs will provide free meals for Willmar kids
WILLMAR — Free breakfasts and lunches will be available for Willmar children this summer. Times and dates may vary through the summer, but children will be able to receive free breakfasts from Wednesday to early or mid-July. Lunches will be available through June at some sites...
June 1, 2015 - 12:52am
February 28, 2015
Chili fest begins Willmar Area Food Shelf’s month-long fundraiser
WILLMAR — A chili fest and cook-off early next week will mark the start of the Willmar Area Food Shelf’s annual month-long fundraiser to...
February 28, 2015 - 7:00am
February 1, 2015
Cash Wise rolls out nutritional scoring system for grocery shoppers
WILLMAR — That bottle of apple juice in the grocery store aisle looks nutritious. But reach for a jar of unsweetened applesauce instead and...
February 1, 2015 - 11:48pm
Hormel Foods to buy Muscle Milk products maker CytoSport Holdings
(Reuters) — Hormel Foods Corp. said it would buy CytoSport Holdings Inc. for about $450 million, to add Muscle Milk sports nutrition products to its portfolio of brands. Hormel Foods said it expects the deal to be neutral to earnings in 2014 and add about 5 cents to earnings by...
July 1, 2014 - 10:41pm