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New master plan addresses maintenance, repair issues at historic Willmar City Auditorium
Video: Bunnies and Chicks Featured at Library
RNs in midst of contract talks urge Willmar's Rice hospital to invest in its nurses
Master plan outlines upgrades to extend life of City Auditorium
Bluegrass Proteins acquires Dawson plant, begins hiring workers
NHL Playoffs: Wild blow late lead, lose to Avs
Twins walk past Blue Jays in Game 2 to sweep twin bill
Prep Baseball: Tribune area prep previews
Prep Baseball: State champ Warriors keeping level heads
Stephen Colbert named to takeover 'Late Show' on CBS
4-part harmony on stage Saturday at WEAC in Willmar, Minn.
Bemidji featured as FX posts first seven minutes of 'Fargo' series
Mickey Rooney, versatile actor and master showman, dies At 93
David Letterman to retire from CBS 'Late Show' In 2015
Family Dollar to cuts jobs, plans to close about 350 stores
Green Mill reopens after extensive remodel
BlackBerry severs sales ties with T-Mobile
Nominatinations sought for B2B’s ‘5 Over 40’ issue in west central Minnesota
GlenOaks expands services offered at Village Apartments in New London
Mildred "Micky" H. Wermager
Chester "Chet" L. Olsen
For area Magic: The Gathering fans, it’s more than just a game
Twitter rolls out new look to user profile pages
Motorcycle safety: Training key to saving lives this riding season
Valle — Steinhaus
Monson — Wetterling
Cartoon by Marshall Ramsey
Letter: Bill won’t end bullying
Editorial: Underage drinking is always dangerous
Editorial: Boston responds through strength, to reclaim it's
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
August 1, 2013
Salad-tied outbreak widespread, source not pegged
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Food safety advocates are sounding an alarm at the lack of information being disseminated about an enduring intestinal illness tied to prepackaged salad that has sickened nearly 400 people nationwide. The outbreak of the rare parasite cyclospora has been reported...
news / nation
August 1, 2013 - 7:00am
July 31, 2013
Salad pegged in Iowa, Neb. cyclospora outbreak
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Health officials in Iowa and Nebraska on Tuesday identified prepackaged salad mix as the source of a severe stomach bug that sickened hundreds of people in both states, but federal authorities said it's not clear whether cyclospora outbreaks elsewhere in...
news / nation
July 31, 2013 - 7:50am
July 23, 2012
New twist on an old favorite: Marinated Asian Cucumber Salad
Fresh long, seedless cucumbers are showing up at the farmers market and some grocery stores that carry produce from local growers. I buy cucumbers...
July 23, 2012 - 12:00am
July 2, 2012
It's love at first (or second) bite with some food
Sometimes it takes baby steps, or baby tastes, before we realize we actually like a certain type of food. For some, it might have been a first...
July 2, 2012 - 12:00am
June 18, 2012
How about salad in a jar?
It's time to pull those boxes of old canning jars out of storage. I'm suggesting this not just because it is the season for pickling asparagus,...
June 18, 2012 - 12:00am
May 28, 2012
Confetti Bean Salad can feed a crowd
As I used a wooden spoon to mix up a big bowl full of bright-colored ingredients for bean salad, I thought of what my mom would say if she was...
May 28, 2012 - 12:00am
March 19, 2012
Bowl your guests over with Watercress Salad in The Flatbread Bowl
First there was fire. Then there was flatbread. The first hard mixture of hand-ground flour and water was baked in hot ashes or on a stone over...
March 19, 2012 - 12:00am
February 21, 2011
Try some sunshine for supper tonight
"What's for supper tonight?" It's a question my husband frequently poses to me during an afternoon phone call from his office. Occasionally,...
February 21, 2011 - 12:00am
August 16, 2010
Join the Clean Plate Club with Whole Wheat Italian Bread Salad
According to registered dietitian Diane Welland, there's no better way to take care of yourself and your family than by putting healthful, nutritious,...
August 16, 2010 - 12:00am
June 21, 2010
To market, to market to get some fresh greens
Most people take a vacation to get away from it all. Especially work. I recently hefted my suitcase into the trunk of my car, put my bike on...
June 21, 2010 - 12:00am
May 24, 2010
Freestyling it in the kitchen
If you come home after a long day of work, toss a frozen Lean Cuisine dinner into the oven and hit the television remote control to tune into...
May 24, 2010 - 12:00am