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Film fest brings unique cinema to Wadena
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Minnesota set to up its fight against opioid abuse with $2.5 million in federal funding
News briefs - Sept. 22 edition
Sculpture tour will add to Art Leap experience
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
Pirates shut out Bears 20-0 Friday
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
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
How to become a disciple
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?
Are you prepared for a new school year?
Your letters - Sept. 8 edition
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
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
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
May 3, 2015
Watermelon, Arugula, Feta and Mint Salad
I recently discovered this unique recipe for watermelon, arugula, feta and mint salad. The flavor combinations are interesting and delightful on the palate. This is a light, healthy meal that is perfect for those days when you just don't feel like cooking. Enjoy! Watermelon, Arugula,...
May 3, 2015 - 1:31am
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