Skip to main content
Murder, kidnapping charges await man accused of killing Watkins' 5-year-old
Living history: Wadena County population shrinks
Property Transfers, Marriages - Aug. 18 edition
Wadena County wanted - Aug. 18 edition
Courts - Aug. 19 edition
Wadena State Bank golf team triumphs
Wolverines have veteran talent in tennis ranks
Senior baseball state tournament coming to area
Does the NFL really need pre-season games?
Riewer fans 18 but Blazers fall in state tournament bid
William 'Bill' Bretz
Joan N. (Asselin) Marquardt
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
New coffee, boutique shop to open on Highway 10
Jennie-O Turkey Store announces new hire
Tri-County Health Care scores well in national wellness initiative
50-year marriage focus of Long Lake Theater's musical
Madhatters to perform 'Twelve Angry Men' this weekend
Bluffton Hometown Days kicks off Thursday night
Old Wadena Rendezvous folklife festival returns this weekend
Country singer to perform at Staples Music in the Park
Garlic Parmesan Chicken
Birth announcements - Aug. 18 edition
Perkins graduates from Northwest Technical
Extraordinary encounter with stranger enlivens parish pilgrimage
Area students graduate from Bemidji State
Your letters - Aug. 18 edition
Bad ideas to improve VA services
Can a vehicle be sold without a VIN plate?
It's here: The coming workforce squeeze
Your letters - Aug. 11 edition
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
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 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 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 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