Photo of the Week: Tasty treat at the fair
Photo of the Week of a girl eating a rosette at the Douglas County Fair
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ALEXANDRIA – 'Tis the season for holiday plants to start blooming. Many people may wonder why their Christmas cactus is blooming at Thanksgiving or even earlier. There are actually several popular holiday cacti: the Thanksgiving, Christmas, and less familiar Easter cactus. Despite the name "cactus," these plants are not from the desert; instead, the Thanksgiving and Christmas cacti are both in the Schlumbergera family, and native to the tropical forests of Brazil.
Columnist Sarah Nasello shares recipes for Horseradish-encrusted roasted beef tenderloin, Christmas brunch strata and Pookie’s Christmas ice cream cake.
State Trooper Jesse Grabow answers your road safety questions.