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Living history: Primary needed in WDC School Board election
Wadena County wanted - July 21 edition
Goeden graduates from U of M College of Pharmacy
Wadena County youth attends 4-H Shooting Sports Championships
Police Scanner - July 21 edition
Speer hired as GM, publisher of Northland Outdoors
Pirates capture 7 on 7 title at Nevis
Senior Babe Ruth crew qualifies for district baseball tourney
Sure Vikes look good on paper, but so do some others
Blazers suffer two setbacks in Countryside League weekend
Michael Charles Brakefield
Betty L. (Powell) Shiflett
Jennie-O Turkey Store announces new hire
Tri-County Health Care scores well in national wellness initiative
Gray Horse Quilt Shop opening in Wadena
Larry's Family Pizza finishing extensive remodel
Star Tribune names NJPA a 2016 Top 150 Workplace
'Annie Get Your Gun' performance coming up in Park Rapids
Alan Godage & Sundown to perform at Staples Music in the Park
Entertainment briefs - July 21 edition
Monroe Crossing to perform Friday at Spirit Lake
Interdisciplinary landscape artist to speak Friday
Grilled Wonton Chicken Salad
Perez graduates from Rochester Community and Technical College
Living Faith: A full house beats a good flush, I always say
What does the Bible say about racism?
Must vehicles have hoods?
AgeOptions partners with AmeriCorps for in-home care for vets
Be alert, it's election season
Letters - July 14 edition
What are the rules regarding cyclists?
Wadena grad wins fishing contest on Otter Tail
Ruffie drumming counts up in Minnesota
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
AgweekTV: Bringing Up Bison
Signs all point to a good fishing opener in area
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
February 24, 2015
I really enjoy a good chicken salad. If you have leftover cooked chicken and want to create something new, this is an easy way to repurpose the chicken into a delicious lunch. Enjoy! Chicken Salad Makes 12 servings • 4 c. cubed cooked chicken breast • 1 c. mayonaise •...
February 24, 2015 - 12:10am
February 13, 2015
Valentine's Day dessert and drinks
Last week, I introduced an appetizer and main course for a special Valentine's Day dinner for two. This week, I have included a decadent yet simple dessert and a special drink to finish up the evening. I hope you enjoy these recipes as much as I do. Berry Pavlova Makes two servings •...
February 13, 2015 - 12:10am
February 9, 2015
Valentine's dinner for two
Valentine's Day is fast approaching and even if you don't have a significant other, take the time to celebrate the most important person in your life - you! Below are two recipes to get you started on a delicious gourmet meal. Next week, I will have a decadent dessert to finish your...
February 9, 2015 - 12:10am
January 30, 2015
The big game is just a few days away and if you are like my family, you are attending a big viewing party. Don't show up empty-handed. These appetizers featuring bacon will make you the hit of the party. Nearly everything tastes better with bacon. Enjoy! Bacon-Wrapped Potatoes Makes...
January 30, 2015 - 12:10am