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ALC graduates celebrate overcoming obstacles
Area cities hopeful for flood mitigation funds
Zoning amendment would increase garage door height for RV storage
School officials like state education bill
Prep softball: Just another family outing
Prep softball: Holdingford takes out Paynesville
Prep softball: ACGC eliminated from 5A-West
Prep track roundup: Cards’ Jackson 2nd in 200
Prep baseball roundup: Koll, Kinny lead Litch past Annandale
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
Stanley G. Gatewood
LaVern "Bud" Lloyd Johnson Sr.
Linnea Hagman Sept. 21, 1917 - May 24, 2013
Audrey M. Nordquist
Karen Ann (Schennum) Rovente
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
Tropical cake is a tribute to Mama D
I was feeling sad and nostalgic as I pulled Mama D's Homestyle Italian Cookbook from the shelf. I had just heard of her death. Giovanna D'Agostino, known as Mama D,...
Mon, Apr 06, 2009 - 12:00am
Chocolate Glory Muffins: Cute ... and so good
As I was leaving my early morning Rotary meeting, one of my fellow Rotarians asked me what recipe was up next. "Cute little chocolate muffins," I responded. I heard a...
Mon, Mar 30, 2009 - 12:00am
Perfect partner for pasta
It doesn't seem that long ago when several people I know were strictly adhering to a no-carb diet. As they would politely pass on the bread, I would be eyeing...
Mon, Mar 23, 2009 - 12:00am
Here comes the sun: You'll never guess what's in this luscious cake
When you live in the Midwest, March is never an easy month to handle. In more ways than one. As I sit in my office writing this on a March...
Mon, Mar 16, 2009 - 12:00am
From pantry to plate: Cabbage and Potatoes with Noodles is low in cost, high in flavor
Just like many people these days, I'm being more mindful about how I spend money at the grocery store. My trips through the market take a little more time as...
Mon, Mar 09, 2009 - 12:00am
You say 'frittata,' I say 'let's eat'
The large, round, deep skillet was filled to the brim with meat, vegetables, cheese and eggs. I had watched Aunt Lil slice tomatoes, peppers and onions from the backyard garden...
Mon, Mar 02, 2009 - 12:00am
Endive: The accidental vegetable
Have you ever been hesitant to ask about some item in the grocery store because you weren't quite sure how to pronounce it? I have. It just happened to me...
Mon, Feb 23, 2009 - 12:00am
Not your same-old sandwich
On a recent trip to the Twin Cities, I was driving east on University Avenue in St. Paul when I came upon a huge sign marking the Trung Nam French...
Mon, Feb 16, 2009 - 12:00am
Cherry lovers unite with this cobbler
If you think pie and Fourth of July when you see cherries, you probably love picnics in the park and pies with flaky crust that is perfectly crimped and beautifully...
Mon, Feb 09, 2009 - 12:00am
An enchanting dessert for Valentine's Day
When I was in college I had a hamster named Aphrodite. She was named after the Greek goddess of love. I was taking a Greek mythology class when I bought...
Mon, Feb 02, 2009 - 12:00am
Red Beans and Rice: A super tasty bowl
It was the summer of 1989. I was in Memphis, Tenn., on one of those trips that was a vacation for me and my two sons, but mostly work for...
Mon, Jan 26, 2009 - 12:00am
Warm up for winter with hearty Hungarian meat soup
In Hungary, it's called husleves (HOOSH-levesh) or "meat soup." A pot of rich broth created by simmering meat and bones, fresh vegetables and spices for hours. And it is delicious...
Mon, Jan 19, 2009 - 12:00am
The price is right: Ramen noodle dish only looks expensive
It seems we're all price-watching and bargain shopping a little more than we used to. We're finding ourselves in the kitchen more often because we're eating out less. But we...
Mon, Jan 12, 2009 - 12:00am
Stumped no more: Healthful salad is the answer
Sometimes we just don't realize what we have in our own backyard - or refrigerator. It was two days before my deadline and I had a big problem. I had...
Mon, Jan 05, 2009 - 12:00am
Hotdish revival: It's time to rethink the casserole
Casseroles are making a comeback. That's what cookbook author Beatrice Ojakangas claims in her newest book, "The Best Casserole Cookbook Ever." When they are made the way Beatrice prepares them,...
Mon, Dec 29, 2008 - 12:00am