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Riverview plans fifth large dairy west of Willmar
Records published Nov. 21
Texas woman tells CNN that Sen. Franken inappropriately touched her at State Fair
'Our family is complete': Minnesota family reunited with dog who spent 10 days in ND cold
Willmar council unanimously OKs Rice Hospital lease to newly formed Carris Health
Devils score goal in overtime to nip Wild
Howard, Hornets down Timberwolves
Vikings' Riley Reiff ready for return to Detroit
Gophers need to focus more on perimeter defense, coach says
Fleck, Gophers scrambling to fill QB void after Ohio prep star decommits
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
'Marian' opens tonight on Ridgewater College stage in Willmar
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
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
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
Helen D. Johnson
Thomas "Tom" Rice
Shelby Kingman Jr.
Donald Schmitz Sr.
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
Tribune Editorial: County sales tax needed to invest in critical infrastructure
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!
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Emma Anne Williams
October 25, 2017
Great flavors to be found in light lager beers
This week I am going to talk about a style of beer enjoyed by nearly 90 percent of regular beer drinkers: light lager. Just for a little reference,...
October 25, 2017 - 12:27pm
October 11, 2017
Column: The basic art of a beer dinner
Attending or hosting a beer-themed dinner at a restaurant or at home always makes me excited. The prospect of a special meal prepared with food...
October 11, 2017 - 2:10pm
September 26, 2017
HOOPS ON HOPS: Coffee + beer = coffee beer
DULUTH — Two of the most enjoyed beverages in the world are certainly beer and coffee. This week, I enlisted help to talk about how to...
September 26, 2017 - 11:30pm
September 13, 2017
Hoops on hops: Brewing way up north
As the leaves start to turn, folks will head north to check out the fall colors. Those who want to grab a beer can pick from the many great...
September 13, 2017 - 8:38am
August 23, 2017
BANDA: From Parmesan to Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat and appreciate this palate pleaser
DULUTH — My love affair with cheese began when I moved to Wisconsin as a teenager with my family. Before that, the only time I enjoyed...
August 23, 2017 - 6:30am
August 16, 2017
Black beans offer a variety of health benefits
The history of black beans in the human diet goes back at least 7,000 years, and there are good reasons for modern humans to keep eating them....
August 16, 2017 - 6:07am
July 26, 2017
Hoops on Hops: All about wheat beer, styles, stories and summer
I love wheat beers. I have as long as I can remember. I'm pretty sure my first taste of a deliciously banana, clovey hefeweizen was Franziskaner...
July 26, 2017 - 11:16am
July 12, 2017
Watermelon has a diverse history, can be used many ways in the kitchen
In the U.S., watermelon seems to be the quintessential fruit of the season. It wasn't until I spent a summer in San Francisco about six years...
July 12, 2017 - 11:57am
June 28, 2017
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
Beer has a bit of a journey to make to end up in your stomach. In fact, it has to pass some pretty rigorous and protective barricades —...
June 28, 2017 - 2:58pm
May 31, 2017
Mushroom beer? Craft beer makers are using a whole new world of ingredients.
With the continued and explosive growth of craft beer in the market, the old rules have been expanded on a bit. Brewers are always looking to...
May 31, 2017 - 7:06am
Nyanyika Banda: Eat well in the woods
My ability to comprehend beauty came once I experienced nature in its purest state. I moved to Ely in May 2008 to work as a seasonal chef at...
May 31, 2017 - 6:04am
May 10, 2017
Hoops on Hops: Beer tourism a growing trend on all levels
DULUTH — As we head into summer, now is a perfect time to talk about the growing popularity of beer tourism. Duluth is a destination for...
May 10, 2017 - 8:30am
April 26, 2017
Hoops on Hops: Techniques bring out the best in barrel-aged beer
One of my favorite things to do in the brewery is to age beer on wood. Fermentation of beer in wood vessels was done for centuries, but the inside...
April 26, 2017 - 6:44pm
Cooking with items straight from Mother Nature can be a holistic dining experience
DULUTH, Minn. — While growing vegetables and raising animals for food is a rewarding process, I find foraging to be more holistic. Consuming...
April 26, 2017 - 12:56pm
April 12, 2017
HOOPS ON HOPS: Spring beers to try
I like change-of-season beers to innovate and create approachable beers. Many breweries embrace the transitions of the season to showcase their...
April 12, 2017 - 9:54am