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April 3, 2019
The Forada Lions Club is hosting a Harvest Pack packing event Thursday, April 4, at the Forada Fire Hall. Packing times are 2-4 p.m., 4-6 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. (Echo Press file photo)
Food packing event set for April 4 in Forada
April 3, 2019 - 5:36pm
February 28, 2019
Janet Nevalainen (right) prepares hot meals Friday at the Alexandria Senior Community Center with the help of Barb Jorgenson and Art Berg. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Meals on Wheels: Program delivers about 100 meals each weekday
February 28, 2019 - 6:52am
February 6, 2019
Char Hanson, a volunteer from the Douglas County Historical Society, serves hotdish to Wayne Freimuth of Miltona. The Big Bertha Tex-Mex Casserole, as it was labeled, came from the Oscar Lake Lutheran Church cookbook. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
A recipe for success
February 6, 2019 - 8:21am
February 2, 2019
Laura Kremer from Knute Nelson serves up the winning chicken bacon ranch hotdish to Chuck Jensen of Alexandria. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
First-ever 'Great Hotdish Bake-Off' a success
February 2, 2019 - 1:35pm
December 22, 2018
Salvador Carillo (right) helps chef Santiago Ludano prepare for the afternoon rush at Fajitas Place Family Mexican Restaurant in downtown Alexandria. (Abel Mehari / Echo Press)
Faith and opportunity : Fajitas Place owner takes mission to heart
December 22, 2018 - 12:54pm
December 14, 2018
State Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, collects food and clothing items in the parking lot of Eldens Fresh Foods Saturday, Dec. 8. Scott Olson (middle) and Alexandria City Council member Todd Jensen volunteered to help. (Al Edenloff / Echo Press)
Franson's food, clothing drive a success
December 14, 2018 - 6:54pm
June 27, 2018
Brian Sletto prepares ribs for the Ron’s Warehouse team during Ribfest at Awake the Lakes in Alexandria Saturday evening. (Lowell Anderson / Echo Press)
Ribfest delivers tasty fun
June 27, 2018 - 11:51am
April 6, 2018
The Forada Lions Club is hosting a Harvest Pack packing event Thursday, April 12. There will be two sessions, one from 4 to 6 p.m. and another from 6 to 8 p.m. Food packs like these will be assembled and either delivered to local food shelves or shipped to Children’s Health Ministries in Haiti. (Celeste Edenloff / Echo Press)
Forada Lions to host Harvest Pack event
April 6, 2018 - 5:16pm
March 15, 2018
LETTER: Farmers and food awareness
March 15, 2018 - 8:14am
March 10, 2018
LETTER: Food program is vital for rural areas
March 10, 2018 - 2:01pm
February 28, 2018
Echinacea (coneflower) is a favorite hardy perennial for butterfly gardens. Forum News Service file photo
Why have a garden? Good question
February 28, 2018 - 2:09pm
January 29, 2018
The outside of Goat Ridge Brewing Co. shows construction underway Jan. 24 in New London. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Goat Ridge brewery expansion includes farm-to-table restaurant
January 29, 2018 - 8:18pm
January 12, 2018
Higginbotham tells girlfriend Peyton Lausch (center) and Forum reporter Tracy Briggs how shocked he is to see breakfast on a stick at Hornbachers in south Moorhead. Photo: Chris Flynn / The Forumplay button
5 things about Midwest grocery stores foreigners find surprising
January 12, 2018 - 9:04am
December 16, 2017
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AgweekTV: Food blogger Molly Yeh makes the big time
December 16, 2017 - 8:30am
March 12, 2017
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson's winning entry, the "Right to Bear Arms Hotdish," included actual bear meat. It was one of 10 entries in this year's Hotdish Competition hosted by Sen. Al Franken. Special to Forum News Service
Peterson's staff cooks up a winner in senator's hotdish competition
March 12, 2017 - 10:30am