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Update: 1 child dead, 1 missing in St. Paul park landslide
Oklahoma tornado damage could top $2 billion
Tax break could make Mall of America bigger
Gov. Dayton signs $15.7B education bill
Coverage: Stories and video of the F5 tornado that hit Moore, Okla. and the recovery
Lynx hungry after WNBA finals loss
Stingers notebook: Willmar adds 11 to complete opening day roster
Boys tennis: Fergus blanks NLS
Prep golf: All-Conference teams
Girls golf: Section 5A-South
Paddle Theatre will take its audience on a river ride (video)
Spring comic fest set at Minnesota State Fairgrounds
Angelina Jolie says she had double mastectomy
Video shows Reese Witherspoon's arrest in Atlanta
Twilight' actor part of Red Lake youth conference
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
Kevin L. Alinder June 27, 1954 - May 21, 2013
James M. Kjolsing July 10, 1949 - May 21, 2013
Luella Stamp April 15, 1912 - May 21, 2013
John A. Novotny Jr. Dec. 14, 1929 - May 19, 2013
Stanley G. Gatewood
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
How about one last indulgence before the new year?
With anticipation of a new year, we prepare for a fresh start, with new goals and good intentions. But hold your horses. Before you begin 2011 with a strategy to...
Mon, Dec 27, 2010 - 12:00am
Caramel Corn just right for snacking and snuggling
Popcorn. It's the official winter snuggling snack in our family. Whether it's a snowy Saturday afternoon or a way-below-zero evening in front of the fire, there is often a big...
Mon, Dec 20, 2010 - 12:00am
A saucy gift from the kitchen
This time of year many of us are up to our ears in butter, flour and sugar as we mix and pat and roll and bake. Many holiday bakers will...
Mon, Dec 13, 2010 - 12:00am
Got cranberries? Versatile fruit adds color, flavor to holiday meals
The fun and festive holiday season is upon us. In my quest for keeping my stress levels low and my spirits high, I'm keeping everything as simple as possible this...
Mon, Dec 06, 2010 - 12:00am
Crazy about crullers
Bill, I just mixed up some crullers. It seemed a much less intimidating task when you were in charge. Wish me luck! Sue As I mixed up the dough to...
Mon, Nov 29, 2010 - 12:00am
Fluffy, fabulous frittata can be served any time of day
One morning I was sitting in a small café having breakfast, taking notes on the unique combination of ingredients in the scrambled eggs I was eating. The next afternoon I...
Mon, Nov 22, 2010 - 12:00am
Claiborne's pecan pie recipe stands the test of time
One day in 1960, a woman in Connecticut asked her daughter, Irene, to drive her to Stamford, about an hour away from their home. Craig Claiborne was going to be...
Mon, Nov 15, 2010 - 12:00am
Grouse who's coming to dinner
Ten years ago I could say I'd never seen a ruffed grouse. I definitely had never tried to cook one. Then I moved to northern Minnesota. My first peek at...
Mon, Nov 08, 2010 - 12:00am
Looks like pasta, but it's really squash
It's magical, really. As the family gathers around to observe, your sharp knife skillfully passes through pale yellow skin of a cylindrical fruit that has been cooked to tenderness. Curiosity...
Mon, Nov 01, 2010 - 12:00am
Just can't get enough popcorn
A snack of warm, buttery, freshly popped corn has been one of my favorite treats for as long as I can remember. It stems way back to my childhood when...
Mon, Oct 25, 2010 - 12:00am
Muffin monsters will love these pumpkin-banana delights
I love the rituals of autumn. All those things and places that mark the passage of time that I wait for all year. Visits to apple orchards, raking leaves, pulling...
Mon, Oct 18, 2010 - 12:00am
Cauliflower power: A healthful, creamy side dish
With a new puppy in our house since the middle of July, I wasn't able to do my usual weekend treks with my two biking partners. But finally, the first...
Mon, Oct 11, 2010 - 12:00am
Brown rice: A rice that's twice as nice
I discovered brown rice around the same time I bought a yogurt maker. I was on a mission to provide only healthful food for my toddler-aged son. I was determined...
Mon, Oct 04, 2010 - 12:00am
Delicious detour: Apple Thyme Tapioca Sauce
This time of year I'm drawn to apple orchards like a fly to honey. So, as I was driving home from a recent trip to Minneapolis, it was no surprise...
Mon, Sep 27, 2010 - 12:00am
Celebrate Oktoberfest with German-Style Potato Bake
When the air becomes crisp and summer turns to fall, the Germans host a raucous event in Munich to mark the change of seasons. I've thought about what fun it...
Mon, Sep 20, 2010 - 12:00am