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Duluth police to purchase riot gear: Chief says equipment to be used with discretion
Franken's Senate vacancy is hardly Minnesota's first
Airbnb owners roll out red carpet to make guests feel at home over Christmas
Behold the cosmic snake
How to stay sane during craziness of holiday season
Niederreiter's OT goal lifts Wild over Sharks
On second thought, Thielen says call was good
Towns, Wolves hold off Mavericks
Vikings' Keenum looking ahead after 8-game win streak ends in Carolina
Local Roundup: Willmar gymnasts win Becker Invite
Netflix confirms 'House of Cards' will return, and will have new star
A cloudy morning after for 'Today'
Matt Lauer recently grilled Bill O'Reilly about sexual harassment. Lauer could have been talking about himself.
'Greatest Love Story' is the surprise country hit of the year - with some help from Netflix
Two Minn. orchestras, Dylan earn Grammy nominations
Practicing moderation, spending time with family top the holiday to-do list
December/January issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Jessica Ann Rauenhorst
Beverly J. Haverly
Dale E. Anderson
Jessie M. Van De Riet
Earl D. Ihnen
Enjoy Momma's mouth-watering fudge recipe
Tribune Editorial: Christianson must address bias concerns
The stupidest patents of 2017
Did Hefner's death punch a hole in the dam?
Tribune Editorial: Sen Franken made the right decision to resign
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Martin & Judi Berghorst
Riley Gregory Muench
Ammermann - Cappiello
August 2, 2017
Flurry of wine tastings reveal new affections
Wine tastings where you try something different than what you typically consume can either open a new discovery of something to adopt, or a thankful...
August 2, 2017 - 1:38pm
July 26, 2017
Trust us, there is logic behind wine pricing
The British Prime Minister and King Louis XV both drank bottles of Château Lafite Rothschild Bordeaux wine on a regular basis. In 1855, Napoleon...
July 26, 2017 - 10:24am
July 19, 2017
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
I've written a few times about blind wine tastings and wine tasting protocol. Someone asked me if I drank all my wine that way; see, swirl, smell,...
July 19, 2017 - 11:07am
July 12, 2017
World of Wine: Enjoying summer wines covers all varietals and blends
If you are going to drink just one wine at a summer evening meal, make it one of the many good types of bubbly I have mentioned in previous articles....
July 12, 2017 - 10:49am
July 5, 2017
World of Wine: An introduction to the major sparkling wines of Europe
With the possible exception of Thomas Jefferson who liked just still wine — no bubbles — I think I'd be safe in saying that probably...
July 5, 2017 - 11:22am
June 28, 2017
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
The best, most explosive pop I've ever heard recently came from a bottle of Champagne, specifically a Charles Heidsieck Brut Reserve Champagne....
June 28, 2017 - 10:55am
June 21, 2017
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
Sherry wine is perhaps the most underappreciated wines to pair with food. While I have never tried it with my wine class students, a review...
June 21, 2017 - 2:29pm
June 14, 2017
World of Wine: What does moderate consumption mean as we age?
Would "two glasses of red wine with dinner, three or four beers after, followed by two shots of vodka" every day for decades be considered moderation?...
June 14, 2017 - 8:07am
June 8, 2017
Summer and rosé go together
Summer smells are definitely here. And with it comes the desire for cold rosé that pairs well with anything off the grill or out of the refrigerator. Fortunately, there are abundant choices of these beautiful wines on the market from which to choose. Their flavors are unmistakably...
June 8, 2017 - 8:42am
May 31, 2017
Wine tasting room etiquette
With Memorial Day weekend being the official celebration of the arrival of summer, wineries — both locally and across the country —...
May 31, 2017 - 6:50am
May 23, 2017
WORLD OF WINE: Looking for a new wine to try? My latest taste-test results
FARGO — My wine aficionados got together with us to sample some wines from eight different locations around the world. The wineries were...
May 23, 2017 - 1:00pm
May 10, 2017
Vineyards rely on more technology as politics limit farmworker immigration
Hold the next glass of wine in your hand and contemplate for a moment how this wine came about. Certainly not by wishful thinking, but by careful...
May 10, 2017 - 6:59am
May 2, 2017
WORLD OF WINE: Coffee and wine share some historical roots
FARGO — I just ordered a pound of "Black Insomnia Coffee" — stuff that is supposed to take care of your caffeine fix with just one...
May 2, 2017 - 5:00pm
April 26, 2017
More good news on moderate wine consumption
FARGO — Thomas Jefferson was perhaps one of the first to say moderate wine consumption is good for one's health, and he certainly credited...
April 26, 2017 - 6:00am
April 19, 2017
World of Wine: Spring flavors bloom with rosé wine varietals
As the vines slowly come out of dormancy and begin breaking bud, this isn't the first activity to occur since last fall's harvest. The harvested...
April 19, 2017 - 3:14pm