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Homecoming week: All Douglas County high schools celebrating this week
Woman jumps into lake to help save duck hunters
UPDATE 11 a.m: Fatal crash closes I-94 near Osakis
Developer seeks tax break for $3 million apartment project
New facility to provide outpatient mental health care
Tennis: Osakis sweeps Mainstreeters
AGC Junior Golf Academy finishes summer program
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Sept. 27
Girls soccer: Knoblach's goal stands up at Cathedral
Boys soccer: Cards can't find the net in loss at Cathedral
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Life campaign gathers for the unborn
The Kingery Family presents music with a vision
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Ervin "Erv" Kluver
Matthew "Matt" Kjelland
Robert W. Cochran
Kathleen L. Haining
EDITORIAL: How to survive a crash with a power pole
IN THE KNOW: A wonderful, vibrant area
LETTER: Heroic actions saved lives
IT'S OUR TURN: Photos and the First Amendment
EDITORIAL: Don't take emergency care for granted
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
YOU ASKED: Who planted the sunflowers near interstate?
Extension Column: Now is the time to take cuttings from your favorite annuals
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
Hires and Promotions
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UPDATE 11 a.m: Fatal crash closes I-94 near Osakis
Everyday Gourmet: Salmon, sesame asparagus are great for summer
Ever since I left culinary school, people have always asked me what my “go to” meal is when I get home at the end of the night and it’s...
May 27, 2015 - 12:00am
April 29, 2015
Everyday Gourmet: Asparagus - a versatile vegetable
Asparagus is coming into season again, and I couldn’t be happier about it. It is definitely a favorite vegetable in our house. A few nights...
April 29, 2015 - 12:00am
April 8, 2015
Everyday Gourmet: Better with breading: try light and airy panko bread crumbs
“Panko” is a term that, thanks to a friend from Japan, I learned simply means bread crumbs in Japanese. In the U.S., the term refers to a...
April 8, 2015 - 12:00am
March 25, 2015
Everyday Gourmet: Sweet treats to share (or not!)
Sweets are something we don’t do a lot of in my house, but when we do, we do it well. Molten chocolate cakes, or lava cakes, are a popular...
March 25, 2015 - 12:00am
March 11, 2015
Everyday Gourmet: Make ricotta cheese from scratch
I am usually all about keeping things in the kitchen as easy and “real life-ready” as possible. Most of the time, that involves buying some...
March 11, 2015 - 12:00am
February 25, 2015
Everyday Gourmet: Satisfy comfort food cravings with cream-based soups
During this recent cold snap, I started craving comfort foods. One day, as the kids were asking what was for lunch in their best “we’re starving”...
February 25, 2015 - 12:00am
February 11, 2015
Step up chicken wings with Fireball Chicken Lollipops
Today, I am going to share with you a recipe for chicken drummies that is far from ordinary. The recipe for Fireball Chicken Lollipops is a quick...
February 11, 2015 - 12:00am
January 21, 2015
Taco night done right
Slow cooker adds depth of flavor to tacos, soup
January 21, 2015 - 12:00am
December 31, 2014
Cocktails, mocktails are season staples
One of my favorite things about the holiday season is being together with family and friends. Some of the get-togethers are over lunch or dinner,...
December 31, 2014 - 9:11am
December 17, 2014
Homemade for the holidays: Trio of foods makes perfect gifts
Homemade gifts have been gaining popularity the past few holiday seasons. They make great gifts for those people you are looking to give something...
December 17, 2014 - 12:00am
November 25, 2014
Beef brisket: Not your typical leftovers
A few days ago, when I was doing my food shopping, I came across a piece of meat that I don’t often give a second thought to other than when...
November 25, 2014 - 12:00am
November 21, 2014
Make your holiday meals easier with these simple shortcuts
Making a meal for the whole family can be the most stressful part of the holidays. But there are ways to cut down on baking and cooking without anyone noticing – and in some cases, it will result in something better than we could ever hope to make from scratch. Here are five...
November 21, 2014 - 12:00am
November 12, 2014
Cassoulet makes perfect one-pot meal for chilly weather
Recently, I was asked to donate a culinary experience to the Community Violence Intervention Center’s fundraiser. Nights like these provide...
November 12, 2014 - 12:00am
October 29, 2014
It’s time to get stuffed!
One food trend that has been fun to follow this year is that of foods stuffed inside other foods. I guess saying “food” is pretty general;...
October 29, 2014 - 12:00am
October 15, 2014
One thing I love about football is tailgating. OK, it might be the only thing I like about football, but don’t tell my fiancé! Seriously,...
October 15, 2014 - 12:00am