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U.S. legislators announce safety improvements at Wadena airport
Cruel words - and rocks - thrown at local legislative candidates
Missing Staples man located over weekend
Courts - Aug. 25 edition
3rd annual Never.Give.Up. Suicide Awareness 5K is Saturday
WDC volleyers out to improve on 2015 finish
PRC teams can expect more trouble with Pirates
WDC harriers hunting for personal bests
Twins should have sights set on 2017
Wadena State Bank golf team triumphs
Joan Gertrude Wagner
William 'Bill' Bretz
Joan N. (Asselin) Marquardt
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
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 25 edition
Step back in time at Finn Creek Folk Festival
Railroad Days celebration is this weekend in Staples
England Prairie Show Days return this weekend
50-year marriage focus of Long Lake Theater's musical
Do youth see God and religion as irrelevant?
Garlic Parmesan Chicken
Birth announcements - Aug. 18 edition
Perkins graduates from Northwest Technical
Extraordinary encounter with stranger enlivens parish pilgrimage
New Ways of Stealing Credit Card Data
State legislature frozen in dysfunction
Your letters - Aug. 18 edition
Bad ideas to improve VA services
Can a vehicle be sold without a VIN plate?
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
Anglers exceed Mille Lacs walleye quota, season continues anyway
DNR offers tips to private forest owners dealing with storm damage
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
June 15, 2015
Campfire banana dessert
One of my favorite memories from my childhood is family camping trips to Rainier National Park, fishing in the lakes and catching salamanders. We often made S'mores over the fire and had a great time. One recipe I loved was these Campfire bananas. This dessert is super easy to...
June 15, 2015 - 12:10am
June 10, 2015
I recently had to say goodbye to my exchange daughter from Brazil, Victoria. Victoria is a very special, wonderful young lady and her presence is greatly missed in our house. While here, she would make brigadeiro for us, a traditional Brazilian sweet similar to a truffle. I like to...
June 10, 2015 - 12:08am
June 3, 2015
With the warm weather here to stay (hopefully), the last thing I want to do is cook inside and have a hot house. Light, easy meals are on the menu at the Bullock household and this recipe for Broccoli-Bacon Salad is just the ticket. Enjoy! Broccoli-Bacon Salad Makes eight servings •...
June 3, 2015 - 12:10am
May 27, 2015
Broccoli Stuffed Shells
There are plenty of days when I don't have the time or much energy to prepare an elaborate meal. This recipe for Broccoli Stuffed Shells is very simple and quick to make. I can have these ready in about 45 minutes, ready for my ravenous children. Enjoy! Broccoli Stuffed Shells Makes...
May 27, 2015 - 12:08am
May 19, 2015
Strawberry Pretzel Salad
Strawberries are in season and now is the time to get the freshest, juiciest, sweetest strawberries. A family member makes a wonderful strawberry pretzel salad that is delicious. We always find room for dessert when this is on the menu. Here is a similar recipe, found on Allrecipes.com....
May 19, 2015 - 12:08am
May 9, 2015
Mandarin Chicken Pasta Salad
Mother's day is coming up quick and for us single moms, some of the best gifts are of our children's time. My daughter loves to cook and wants to prepare a meal for me. This recipe for Mandarin Chicken Pasta Salad, found on Allrecipes.com, is flavorful and super easy for her to...
May 9, 2015 - 12:08am
April 27, 2015
Slow cooker lime chicken and rice
Do you ever have one of those days when you are feeling lazy and uninspired in the kitchen? When cooking a meal seems like too much work? This recipe for Lime Chicken and Rice is the perfect solution. Cooked in a slow cooker, you can put it all together in the morning or the night...
April 27, 2015 - 12:10am
April 17, 2015
Loaded Chicken Potato Casserole
I came across this recipe on Facebook and decided I had to try it on my family. With a little tweaking and adding of ingredients, this recipe became an instant hit with my children. And it was delightfully simple to make. Enjoy! Loaded Chicken Potato Casserole Makes 12 servings •...
April 17, 2015 - 12:10am
April 14, 2015
Herb-crusted pork loin
I don't normally eat a lot of red meat. I tend to stick to chicken and fish, and the occasional pork. I recently tried this recipe for herb-crusted pork loin and it was fabulous! This recipe, courtesy of the Food Network, will satisfy a crowd and is delightfully simple to make. Enjoy! Herb-Crusted...
April 14, 2015 - 12:08am
April 5, 2015
Spinach Mini Quiches
Easter is next weekend and my family loves to get together for a potluck brunch. These spinach mini quiches are delightfully simple to make and so delicious. If you don't like spinach, substitute your favorite vegetable and enjoy! Spinach Mini Quiches Makes 24 mini quiches •...
April 5, 2015 - 12:08am
April 1, 2015
Key lime pie
With Spring in full swing, I love to make fresh, light desserts that mimic my light mood. This recipe for Key Lime Pie is incredibly light and fabulously easy to make. Enjoy! Key Lime Pie Makes one pie • 1 nine-inch graham cracker pie crust • ½ c. light sour cream •...
April 1, 2015 - 12:08am
March 24, 2015
Chicken, Asparagus and Bamboo Stir-Fry
I love stir-fry. It is my version of food heaven. I love crunchy fresh vegetables blended with a spicy sauce over a bed of fluffy brown rice. Perfection. But it can also be high in sodium and not so healthy. I have tried several times to make a healthier stir-fry and I have finally...
March 24, 2015 - 12:10am
March 17, 2015
Chicken, Corn and Avocado Salad
I have recently been craving avocado - it is such a delicious food and a healthy fat. I searched through my recipe cards and found this recipe for Chicken, Corn and Avocado Salad. The dish is full of flavor and makes a perfect lunch. Enjoy! Chicken, Corn and Avocado Salad Makes...
March 17, 2015 - 12:10am
March 11, 2015
St. Patrick's Day is coming up quick. Even though I am not Irish, I enjoy celebrating the day with a pint and wearing green. This recipe for Pistachio Cake is very moist, easy to make and will get you in the spirit of the holiday. Enjoy! Pistachio Cake Makes one cake •...
March 11, 2015 - 12:08am
February 28, 2015
General Tso's Chicken
Chinese New Year began Feb. 19. I love Asian food, in particular Chinese. To celebrate the Chinese New Year, why not make up a batch of General Tso's Chicken? This version is milder than restuarant versions, easy to make and not deep-fried, making it a healthier dish. Enjoy! General...
February 28, 2015 - 12:10am