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New M State programs target business needs
Buddy Bench designed to help students advocate for themselves
Hee-haw! Donkey basketball makes for fun evening at WDC School
Wadena opens Christmas season with Nativity lighting
Capitol Chatter: Legislature by the numbers
Three Wolverines place in top four at Kaatz Memorial
Wolves overcome Wolverines 4-2
Ross, Wolverines topple Thunder 76-60
Tigers stop Blue Devils 3-0
Bowling scores - Dec. 1 edition
Diana Lynn Aker
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
Betsy Nelson to discuss 'Tasting Minnesota' at second Book Ends event
Winter reading program begins Jan. 2
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 1 edition
'Book as Art'
Wadena Christmas Festival is Saturday
Christmas Rum Cake
Birth announcements - Dec. 1 edition
Life expectancy for person with advanced dementia hard to predict
Clergy View: What a difference a day can make
Area students win Northern Co-op Foundation scholarships
Your letters - Dec. 1 edition
What's the difference between careless and reckless driving?
Good news in the battle of the bulge
Veterans retired pay can be used in divorce, separation
Veeder: Feeding cows memorable in so many ways
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
Deer harvest could reach 185,000
Minnesota deer facts
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
May 3, 2016
Shredded Beef Tacos
If you like Mexican food and are planning on a Cinco de Mayo feast, why not add these authentic shredded beef tacos with lime and avocado? Hailing from Mexico City, these tacos are full of tender, flavor-bursting beef and delicious avocado. Enjoy! Shredded Beef Tacos Makes 12 servings...
May 3, 2016 - 8:15am
April 27, 2016
Cinco de Mayo is coming up fast and I love Mexican food. This holiday gives me an excuse to whip up some delicious dishes and get creative in the kitchen. If you don't want to make flan for dessert, why not try this Avocado-Lime Cheesecake? You won't believe avocados are in the dish....
April 27, 2016 - 8:15am
April 19, 2016
Pad Thai Bowl
Thai food is my absolute favorite food in the entire world! I love the explosion of flavors and the colorful dishes. Unfortunately, there are no Thai restaurants within one hour of my home. So when I travel to Minneapolis, that is what I eat. When I have a craving for Thai between...
April 19, 2016 - 12:10am
April 12, 2016
Chinese Broccoli Slaw
Are you looking for a spring dish that is light yet full of flavor? This super-easy recipe for Chinese Broccoli Slaw is perfect. It isn't a heavy dish, takes less than an hour to put together and can be made for a main meal or as a nice side dish. Enjoy! Chinese Broccoli Slaw Makes...
April 12, 2016 - 12:10am
April 5, 2016
My daughter loves Mongolian beef, but I don't often prepare it. I recently found this recipe which is really simple to make. Marinade overnight and you can have dinner on the table in less than 30 minutes the next day. Enjoy! Mongolian Beef Makes four servings • ¼ c. low-sodium...
April 5, 2016 - 12:10am
March 30, 2016
Pecan French Toast
My children love caramel rolls. We don't make them often, but save them as a special treat. This Easter, they will wake up to the heavenly smell of Pecan French Toast. Prepare it the night before and it will be a wonderful start to the easter holiday. Enjoy! Pecan French Toast Makes...
March 30, 2016 - 12:10am
March 22, 2016
Pear, Bbueberry and Feta Salad
Now that St. Patrick's Day is passed, it is time to focus on Easter. My family always has a big feast with traditional and nontraditional recipes. This recipe for Pear, Blueberry and Feta Salad is simple to make and combines sweet and tangy flavors for a delicious side dish. Enjoy!...
March 22, 2016 - 12:10am
March 15, 2016
My family is hosting a boy from Germany right now. He loves nearly everything about Wadena and the US, but he misses traditional German bread. I decided to try and make it for him. This recipe for German bread takes some time, but it is well worth the wait. Enjoy! German Bread Makes...
March 15, 2016 - 8:15am
March 8, 2016
I enjoy themed holidays very much. Decorating the house, baking foods associated with the holiday, getting into the spirit of the holiday - it's all fun. For St. Patrick's Day, even though I'm not Irish, I plan on baking these Pistachio Cupcakes. They are a nice green color and not...
March 8, 2016 - 12:08am
February 29, 2016
Bacon Potato Pancakes
St. Patrick's Day is fast approaching. If you are Irish, or even if you aren't, and you want to celebrate this holiday, why not start the day off right with this recipe for Bacon Potato Pancakes? Everything tastes better with bacon and this recipe is quick and easy to make. Enjoy!...
February 29, 2016 - 12:08am
February 24, 2016
If you are like me and love all things spicy, you will love this recipe for Cajun-Roasted Almonds. These almonds aren't too hot, but provide just a little kick to warm you up on these cold days. Enjoy! Cajun-Roasted Almonds Makes four servings • 4 c. raw almonds • 4 tsp. extra-virgin...
February 24, 2016 - 12:08am
February 16, 2016
Rum-soaked oranges and caramel
Are you looking for something different for Valentine's Day? Don't have a lot of time? Why not finish a romantic dinner with this recipe for rum-soaked oranges and caramel? It has just enough sweetness for a dessert but is unique, delicious and simple to make. Enjoy! Rum-Soaked Oranges...
February 16, 2016 - 12:08am
February 2, 2016
Chocolate Liqueur Souffle
Valentine's Day is just around the corner. If you want to plan a special treat for your sweetheart, why not try this Chocolate Liqueur Souffle? The velvety chocolate will melt in your mouth. Top with sliced strawberries or raspberries and cream if you prefer. Enjoy! Chocolate Liqueur...
February 2, 2016 - 8:15am
January 26, 2016
Mexican Chicken Avocado Cups
In my ongoing quest to find interesting, flavorful, healthy recipes, I stumbled upon this recipe for Mexican Chicken Avocado Cups, courtesy of Allrecipes.com. These are wonderful! They are light enough to be healthy, but bursting with yummy goodness. Enjoy! Mexican Chicken Avocado...
January 26, 2016 - 12:08am
January 19, 2016
Slow Cooker Oatmeal
Lately, these dark, cold mornings are making it very difficult to get out of bed. With subzero temperatures, the last thing i want to do in the morning is get up early and make the kids breakfast. The solution? This easy recipe for slow cooker oatmeal. I can put it together the night...
January 19, 2016 - 12:10am