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I-5 bridge collapses north of Seattle; people in water
New London man faces nine felonies; stolen guns found in fish house
New Bush Fellowship recipient to pursue growth of deep winter, local foods economy
Consumers will have to shell out more to have meat on their plates this summer grilling season
ACGC declines request to share superintendent with BLHS
Prep Track: Card girls 2nd, boys 3rd at CLC championships
Girls Golf: Lakers dominate subsection
Boys Tennis: Wildcats’ singles, doubles teams advance to 6A semis
Boys Golf: Dreier, Johnson lead NLS to 3AA-Northeast championship
Prep baseball roundup: ACGC bounces KMS
Paddle Theatre takes audience on newly-chartered waters in Granite Falls, Minn.
Willmar artist Fred Cogelow named Woodcarver of the Year
Community artists provide support and venue for New London-Spicer, Minn., art students
New London, Minn., potter wins internationally
Paddle Theatre will take its audience on a river ride (video)
Council member Ahmann fails to sway votes on Willmar Council for policy to address business closings
Bids awarded for $2.1 million renovation of Rice Hospital medical imaging department
Renville, Minn., sugar co-op reports improving water quality compliance
Counties gain financial aid and get tax break with new legislation
Schmoll to step down as executive director of Safe Avenues in Willmar, Minn.
Plan to enjoy your child's graduation party
Schoer — Henkel
Tulibaski — Holwerda
Polzin — Peters
Johnson — Lu
Audrey M. Nordquist
Doris Mable Messenbrink
Stanley G. Gatewood
Karen Ann (Schennum) Rovente
Leo Sebring Sept. 24, 1932 - May 20, 2013
Editorial: Report on city shows problems, challenges
Editorial: Be safe on this Memorial Weekend
Editorial: Wow is the word for new Viking stadium plan
Editorial: Good luck and safe fishing this weekend
Letter: Tribune editorial on Ahmann was naive
Sweet little girl turns into an ice cream bully
I come from a long line of ice cream lovers. A highlight of each trip to Chicago to visit my grandma was the moment she would say, "Let's take a...
taste / life
Mon, Jul 20, 2009 - 12:00am
Dancing dessert: Berry-filled Pavlova
For six years the Pavlova recipe was tucked into my "Summer Recipes" file. A cooking school classmate sent it to me with her penned comment beside the recipe, "This is...
Mon, Jul 13, 2009 - 12:00am
Going hog wild for cherries
The cherries are here. Once again I must carefully position the fingers on my right hand, discreetly hiding the cuticles dark with stain and the nails that look as though...
Mon, Jul 06, 2009 - 12:00am
I'm on an olive mission
I'm an olive lover. My husband loathes them. I think sometime during his childhood he must have had a tin-flavored pitted olive from a can and his taste buds gave...
Mon, Jun 29, 2009 - 12:00am
Craving cupcakes? Try these red, white and blue treats for the Fourth
I love little surprises. A couple of weeks ago my son, Andy, came walking into my house with a lovely turquoise box in hand. He had just returned from a...
Mon, Jun 22, 2009 - 12:00am
Which way to the grill? Steak on a plank kindles interest
Two New York Strip steaks were cooking on a smoldering wooden plank on our grill on the deck. The smell reminded me of a summer campfire combined with the fragrance...
Mon, Jun 15, 2009 - 12:00am
Take the lazy way out with Rhubarb and Peach Crisp
I remembered my mom's words as I measured flour, brown sugar and oats into the bowl of my food processor. As clear as the music of the birds outside my...
Mon, Jun 08, 2009 - 12:00am
Delightful discovery: Crunchy Peanut Butter & Fudge Delights
Keeping track of all the recipes I've marked, clipped and saved over the years is a huge challenge. After digging into piles on my desk, folders in my file cabinet...
Mon, Jun 01, 2009 - 12:00am
Surprise your taste buds with arugula salad
The flavor is a little unfamiliar. It's peppery. Or is it pungent? Maybe some would say a little bitter. But when you eat the delicate little greens when they are...
Mon, May 25, 2009 - 12:00am
Burger time is here
I picked up a copy of the current issue of Food Network magazine the other day. The cover photo is a delicious-looking cheeseburger on a sesame seed bun. And inside,...
Mon, May 18, 2009 - 12:00am
The early bird gets the herbs
Last year, as the month of May was nearing its end, I went to the local nurseries to shop for herbs to plant in my garden. Now I don't want...
Mon, May 11, 2009 - 12:00am
A yummy chocolate wake-up
Strudel. What comes to mind when you hear that word? My thoughts immediately travel back to my grandma's apple strudel. She would mix up some dough and then place it...
Mon, May 04, 2009 - 12:00am
I'm mad about mangoes
Are you ready for my next food mania? I've moved from lemons to mangoes. Although mangoes seem to be in grocery stores almost year 'round, I always seem to find...
Mon, Apr 27, 2009 - 12:00am
A low-mileage meal to celebrate Earth Day
A few weeks ago I attended the 31st annual conference of the International Association of Culinary Professionals in Denver. This year's theme was "Pioneering a Sustainable World." Sustainability is a...
Mon, Apr 20, 2009 - 12:00am
Thinking outside the carton: Ham and Eggs Couscous Salad
It happens every year. Easter arrives just as my craving for hard-cooked eggs comes to a peak. Just before Easter, I boil a bunch of eggs. Sons, daughters-in-law and grandchildren...
Mon, Apr 13, 2009 - 12:00am