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Donkey basketball coming to WDC Friday
Menahga man charged with felonies in snowmobile crash
Empty Stocking Fund celebrates 90 years of giving
Wadena Nativity lighting ceremony is Thursday
Secret Santa Workshop slated for Dec. 1, 3
Wolverines hope to shake off problems on court
WDC icemen going after another winning season
Wheeler, Dykhoff named to All-Section 6AA squad
Blue Devils streak past Packers 7-1
Bowling - Nov. 24 Edition
Carol A. White
Carol A. White
Three new providers have joined Tri-County Health Care
Wadena Insurance opens in downtown Wadena
Tri-County Health Care recognized as CALS hospital
Friendly Rider Ridership increasing as new service added
Wadena restaurant owners open restaurant in Perham
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 1 edition
'Book as Art'
Wadena Christmas Festival is Saturday
Christmas in Wadena show returns this weekend
Entertainment briefs - Nov. 24
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Birth announcements - Nov. 24 edition
Leftover Thanksgiving casserole
Clergy View: The turkey must wait
Hanging of the Greens service is Nov. 27
Veeder: Feeding cows memorable in so many ways
Vehicles broke down alongside the road
Veterans who need routine audiology and optometry appointments will soon be able to directly schedule
Time to hold Big Pharma responsible for opioid epidemic
Your letters - Nov. 17 edition
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Deer harvest could reach 185,000
Minnesota deer facts
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
September 16, 2015
I recently celebrated my birthday and I do not care for cake, especially the store-bought kind. I prefer a nontraditional birthday treat and I love caramel. These caramel bars fit the bill perfectly. Rich and decadent, moist and gooey, they will leave you wanting more. Enjoy! Caramel...
September 16, 2015 - 12:10am
September 7, 2015
Asian Lettuce Wraps
These Asian Lettuce Wraps can be prepared in 20 minutes. They are full of flavor, but work well as a light meal and are fairly healthy. Enjoy! Asian Lettuce Wraps Makes four servings • 2 c. jasmine rice • 1 lb. ground chicken • ½ c. stir-fry sauce • 1 stalk...
September 7, 2015 - 12:08am
September 1, 2015
Garlic chicken fried rice
I love Asian food. It is absolutely my favorite food and I love trying new recipes. This recipe uses brown rice, which is healthier and delicious. But you can use white rice if you want. Enjoy! Garlic Chicken Fried Rice Makes four servings • 2 Tbsp. and 2 tsp. vegetable...
September 1, 2015 - 12:10am
August 25, 2015
Bacon Egg Muffins
It's hard to believe, but school is starting in two weeks. To make sure your children get off to a good start, try these Bacon Egg Muffins. They can be made ahead of time and reheated for a quick, filling breakfast. Enjoy! Bacon Egg Muffins Makes 12 muffins • Cooking...
August 25, 2015 - 12:08am
August 18, 2015
No Bake Lemon Pie
Last week I talked about easy, no bake recipes for potlucks. Another really great recipe that fits in this category is this no bake lemon pie, which is quick and easy. Enjoy! No Bake Lemon Pie Makes one nine-inch pie • 1 (9 in.) prepared graham cracker pie crust •...
August 18, 2015 - 12:08am
August 11, 2015
Lime Mousse Torte
This summer has been a warm one. Summers seem to be filled with picnics, barbeques and other parties with friends and family. When deciding what to bring, I almost always want to make something that doesn't require the use of my oven on these hot days. This recipe for Lime Mousse...
August 11, 2015 - 12:08am
August 5, 2015
Pesto Chicken Salad
During this time of temporarily living alone, I have been experimenting a bit more in the kitchen. I get tired of the same old sandwiches for lunch and dinner, but don't want to get too elaborate, especially on the hot, muggy days. This recipe for Pesto Chicken Salad is surprisingly...
August 5, 2015 - 12:08am
July 29, 2015
Zucchini Summer Salad
Is your garden overflowing with zucchini? Are you tired of making zucchini bread and you don't know what to do with the extra? Then this recipe for zucchini summer salad is perfect for you. It is perfect for one person or for a crowd. I eat it as a main dish, but you can take out...
July 29, 2015 - 12:10am
July 22, 2015
Fun Drink No. One
Years ago, I had a friend who was a bartender and liked to experiment with different mixes. I remember going into his bar and asking him to whip me up something a little sweet and a lot feisty. He took up the challenge and created this cocktail, which he called Fun Drink No. One....
July 22, 2015 - 12:08am
July 14, 2015
Cooking for one often seems like too much effort and I have a difficult time motivating myself to do so. This recipe of Chicken Caprese is simple to make, yet full of flavor and will make you feel fancy. Enjoy! Chicken Caprese Makes 16 skewers • 1 lb. chicken breast, cooked...
July 14, 2015 - 12:10am
July 8, 2015
This Fourth of July, my family and some friends are going camping, RV style. Normally we stay home and have a golf tournament followed by a feast, prepared in a fully stocked kitchen. With a limited amount of cooking space, we have to get creative with our holiday dinner. This recipe,...
July 8, 2015 - 12:10am
June 30, 2015
I love cauliflower. It is such a versatile vegetable and because of it's own mild flavor, can take on the flavors of anything you mix it with. This recipe for loaded cauliflower, courtesy of Allrecipes.com, resembles loaded potatoes but is a healthier version. Enjoy! Loaded Cauliflower Makes...
June 30, 2015 - 12:10am
June 23, 2015
Breakfast sandwich with turkey and avocado
Now that my children are gone for the rest of the summer, I suddenly find myself cooking for one, which can get a little lonely. But just because I don't have an army to feed doesn't mean I have to resort to cereal for breakfast, lunch and dinner. To get a good start on the day,...
June 23, 2015 - 12:10am
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