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September 6, 2012
Willmar, Minn., Police, area law, feds investigating counterfeit bills
September 6, 2012 - 3:23pm
August 19, 2012
Tim and Tammy Hagensen of TNT's Diner in West Fargo display the Fargo Jet Center T-shirt signed by Tom Hanks and his family after their early morning breakfast visit. David Samson / The Forum
West Fargo diner abuzz after actor Tom Hanks and family drops in for breakfast
August 19, 2012 - 7:40am
March 27, 2012
Juan Perez prepares a plate in the kitchen of Sonora's, his family's new bar and restaurant in Litchfield. Tribune photos by Linda Vanderwerf
Locally owned Mexican restaurant opens in Litchfield
March 27, 2012 - 12:00am
September 20, 2011
Rachelle, left, and Dennis Jacobson serve a table of women in the dining room of The Food Garage. The Jacobsons remodeled the former Ford garage in Lake Lillian into a restaurant. The business opened its doors nearly a year ago and draws customers from a 30-mile radius. (Tribune photo by David Little)
Oil changes are out but meals are in at Food Garage in Lake Lillian, Minn.
September 20, 2011 - 12:00am
October 5, 2010
Gabe, left, and Eloise Valentino have made downtown Montevideo a popular dining destination since they opened their restaurant, Valentino's American Restaurant, in 1997. Eloise brought the culinary skills to the business, while it was Gabe's carpentry skills and penchant for collecting things that made possible the interesting and attractive décor. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Valentino's packs a punch on Main Street Montevideo
October 5, 2010 - 12:00am
August 12, 2010
Iowa restaurant ticketed for toad-licking chef
August 12, 2010 - 1:13pm
June 8, 2010
Dave Baker, owner of The Oaks at Eagle Creek, inspects the site on the restaurant's east side where a new 1,000-square-foot deck is being built for outdoor dining and special events. Contractors for the project include Duininck Concrete, West Central Steel and Perkins Lumber. Tribune photo by Anne Polta
Renovations, deck bring The Oaks to a new level
June 8, 2010 - 12:00am
February 5, 2010
McMillan's sold to new owners
February 5, 2010 - 12:00am
February 4, 2010
McMillan's Restaurant of Willmar sold to new owners
February 4, 2010 - 11:20am
June 25, 2009
Aaron Holmgren, pictured in the bucket, and Hans Thorson, employees with Holmgren Sign of Benson, remove the sign Wednesday from the facing of Wendy's on First Street South in Willmar. The fast-food restaurant closed its doors more than a month ago and city officials are still unsure of what led to the closure. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Wendy's closure remains a mystery
June 25, 2009 - 12:00am
June 23, 2009
For Spicer trio, the past business failures at the site now home to Blue Sky are simply circumstance
June 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 31, 2009
Are you ready for Super Bowl Sunday?
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am
January 19, 2009
This hearty meat soup, recreated from an old Hungarian recipe, makes a body and soul feel warm and cozy on a cold winter day. Photo by Sue Doeden
Warm up for winter with hearty Hungarian meat soup
January 19, 2009 - 12:00am
September 30, 2008
Willmar country club restaurant gets new name and new owners
September 30, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Montevideo eases rules for businesses to acquire city permit to construct patios for customers who smoke
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am