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The joy of raising butterflies in the classroom
Weekly crime report - Sept. 22 edition
Wadena County wanted - Sept. 22 edition
Living History: City loses out on solar energy plant
Six-foot long boa constrictor found wandering along Grand Forks road
Bowling scores - Sept. 22 edition
Wolverines tag Pirates with first setback of season
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSL Hall of Fame
Girls tennis team makes strong showing at Midstate tourney
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
2016 Chili Cook-off winner announced
Area artist carves, paints decorative gourds
Slow Cooker Russian Chicken
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
Birth announcements - Sept. 15 edition
Bacon-Cheese Hot Dogs
What is zipper merge and how does it work?
Expanded role of service dogs
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
What are the license requirements for three-wheeled motorcycles?
When is the best time to claim Social Security?
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
June 14, 2016
Buffalo Chicken Pasta Salad
Do you like buffalo wings? Do you have some picnics or barbeques coming up? Why not make this Buffalo Chicken Pasta salad to share? It will remind you of buffalo wings and is simple to make. You can substitute your favorite vegetables when this easy side dish. Enjoy! Buffalo Chicken...
June 14, 2016 - 12:08am
June 8, 2016
Spicy Cashew Chicken Stir-Fry
I was looking through my old recipe cards looking for something to make the other night when I cam across this recipe for Spicy Cashew Chicken Stir-Fry. I made it that night and it was a hit with the family! You can eliminate the Sriracha sauce to make the dish milder. Enjoy! Spicy...
June 8, 2016 - 12:10am
May 31, 2016
If you are like my family, any holiday is an excuse to go all out with numerous dishes and have a real feast. Memorial Day is no exception. Inevitably, there will be too much food and the last thing we will want is a heavy dessert. Why not try this recipe for Basil-Lime Sorbet?...
May 31, 2016 - 12:10am
May 23, 2016
Cheddar Bacon Pasta Salad
Over Mother's Day, we had a cheddar-bacon pasta salad that was superb. It is a creamy, flavorful side dish that is perfect with grilled steaks. Why not try it for Memorial Day? Enjoy! Cheddar Bacon Pasta Salad Makes 10 servings • 1 (12 oz.) pkg. uncooked tri-color rotini pasta...
May 23, 2016 - 8:15am
May 17, 2016
Grilled steak kebabs
It's warming up outside and that means grilling season! The scent of this delicious recipe for steak kebabs is the perfect accompaniment to the warm weather, blue skies and an ice-cold beer. Enjoy! Grilled Steak Kebabs Makes eight servings • 1/4 cup soy sauce • 3 Tbsp. light brown...
May 17, 2016 - 8:15am
May 10, 2016
Chinese Cabbage Salad
I attended a bridal shower last week where another woman brought a lovely Chinese noodle salad. I have since been trying to recreate the recipe and found the following similar creation. Enjoy! Chinese Cabbage Salad Makes six servings • 2 Tbsp sesame seeds • 1 1/2 Tbsp rice vinegar...
May 10, 2016 - 8:15am
May 3, 2016
Shredded Beef Tacos
If you like Mexican food and are planning on a Cinco de Mayo feast, why not add these authentic shredded beef tacos with lime and avocado? Hailing from Mexico City, these tacos are full of tender, flavor-bursting beef and delicious avocado. Enjoy! Shredded Beef Tacos Makes 12 servings...
May 3, 2016 - 8:15am
April 27, 2016
Cinco de Mayo is coming up fast and I love Mexican food. This holiday gives me an excuse to whip up some delicious dishes and get creative in the kitchen. If you don't want to make flan for dessert, why not try this Avocado-Lime Cheesecake? You won't believe avocados are in the dish....
April 27, 2016 - 8:15am
April 19, 2016
Pad Thai Bowl
Thai food is my absolute favorite food in the entire world! I love the explosion of flavors and the colorful dishes. Unfortunately, there are no Thai restaurants within one hour of my home. So when I travel to Minneapolis, that is what I eat. When I have a craving for Thai between...
April 19, 2016 - 12:10am
April 12, 2016
Chinese Broccoli Slaw
Are you looking for a spring dish that is light yet full of flavor? This super-easy recipe for Chinese Broccoli Slaw is perfect. It isn't a heavy dish, takes less than an hour to put together and can be made for a main meal or as a nice side dish. Enjoy! Chinese Broccoli Slaw Makes...
April 12, 2016 - 12:10am
April 5, 2016
My daughter loves Mongolian beef, but I don't often prepare it. I recently found this recipe which is really simple to make. Marinade overnight and you can have dinner on the table in less than 30 minutes the next day. Enjoy! Mongolian Beef Makes four servings • ¼ c. low-sodium...
April 5, 2016 - 12:10am
March 30, 2016
Pecan French Toast
My children love caramel rolls. We don't make them often, but save them as a special treat. This Easter, they will wake up to the heavenly smell of Pecan French Toast. Prepare it the night before and it will be a wonderful start to the easter holiday. Enjoy! Pecan French Toast Makes...
March 30, 2016 - 12:10am
March 22, 2016
Pear, Bbueberry and Feta Salad
Now that St. Patrick's Day is passed, it is time to focus on Easter. My family always has a big feast with traditional and nontraditional recipes. This recipe for Pear, Blueberry and Feta Salad is simple to make and combines sweet and tangy flavors for a delicious side dish. Enjoy!...
March 22, 2016 - 12:10am
March 15, 2016
My family is hosting a boy from Germany right now. He loves nearly everything about Wadena and the US, but he misses traditional German bread. I decided to try and make it for him. This recipe for German bread takes some time, but it is well worth the wait. Enjoy! German Bread Makes...
March 15, 2016 - 8:15am
March 8, 2016
I enjoy themed holidays very much. Decorating the house, baking foods associated with the holiday, getting into the spirit of the holiday - it's all fun. For St. Patrick's Day, even though I'm not Irish, I plan on baking these Pistachio Cupcakes. They are a nice green color and not...
March 8, 2016 - 12:08am