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Wadena County wanted - Jan. 21 edition
U.S. Senate bill attacks growing number of robocalls
Minn. gun-control plan faces opposition from within
NDSU fall 2018 graduates announced
Change Your Weighs Support Group meets Jan. 29
Wadena-DC dance review postponed
Wolverines fall at home to Crookston
Loer's big night helps Wadena-DC over Verndale
Willmar skates past Prairie Centre
WATCH: The Rink Live plans second day of streaming Hockey Day Minnesota interviews
Robert "Bobby" Jackson
Karen Yvonne White
Community health survey needs your help
Irrigation Clinic planned Jan. 24 in Wadena
Wadena State Bank donates to Food Shelf
Wadena Pioneer Journal and Perham Focus publisher promoted and moving on, former publisher back with expanded role
Join a business planning seminar
Poet Laura Hansen visits BookEnds Feb. 9
Madhatter's "Believe," the play, will go on
History in dance to be performed Nov. 30
Book Ends: Mike Lein brings northwoods humor to Wadena
Vintage Songs and Dances of Immigrant America: Ken Burns' pianist Jacqueline Schwab in concert
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Veteran Services: Showing appreciation to Minnesotans in the military
Ask a Trooper: Who can pull me out of the ditch?
Ask a Trooper: Who cleans up after a crash?
Veteran Services: Changes for special survivor indemnity allowance
Ask a Trooper: When must vehicle lights be illuminated?
Central Minnesota family makes world's largest spinning ice disc
DNR invites public to apply for new deer advisory committee
UPDATE: Road-kill cougar to get full examination
Wardens wrestle deer that crashed into Minn. basement
Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
In memory of James Bounds
Hadley Jo Tabery
Briggs William Meyer
Kieren Reino Fraki
September 5, 2017
Beef and Avocado Quesadillas
Looking for a quick, inexpensive and delicious lunch? Want to try something other than fast food, leftovers or sandwiches? Try this easy Beef and Avocado Quesadilla. It is a perfect lunch for someone on the go or a college student on a budget. Enjoy! Beef and Avocado Quesadillas Makes...
September 5, 2017 - 6:28pm
August 29, 2017
Korean Beef Bowl
I spend a lot of time looking at recipes, trying to find new and interesting dishes to introduce to my family. Not only does this prevent boredom in the kitchen, but it helps to enrich my family's palate and prevent them from being picky eaters. With school about to start, my search...
August 29, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 20, 2017
Broccoli Chicken Divan
It's hard to believe, but the summer is almost over and school is approaching rapidly. With the start of school comes the beginning of sports and after school activities. When you are in a pinch for a healthy, delicious dinner, why not try this recipe for Broccoli Chicken Divan. It...
August 20, 2017 - 10:18am
August 15, 2017
Waffle Fry Nachos
I used to really love The Uptown. I would meet friends there for a drink or dinner before going to a movie. One of my favorite things to order were their Waffle Fry Nachos. They are no longer on the menu and I find myself craving them every once in awhile. I decided to try and recreate...
August 15, 2017 - 5:35pm
August 8, 2017
Chili Cheese Omelet
Most mornings I am rushed getting ready for work. I grab a cup of coffee and maybe a handful of almonds or a yogurt. But sometimes I am in the mood for a heartier breakfast. This recipe for a Chili Cheese Omelet is perfect. It is ready to go in 10 minutes and is filling and delicious....
August 8, 2017 - 4:40pm
July 25, 2017
Spicy Chicken Stir-Fry
Another favorite recipe of mine that is a single serving is this recipe for Spicy Chicken Stir-Fry. I love spicy food and I especially love Asain - it reminds me of all the good food back home in Seattle, where I grew up. When I am really missing home, I whip up this and it takes...
July 25, 2017 - 4:40pm
July 18, 2017
Cranberry Chicken Avocado Bowls
There are many days when I am cooking for just me and more times than not, I make a sandwich or a light salad. When I want something different, this is my go-to recipe. The sweetness of the cranberries pairs very nicely with the savory flavors of the chicken and avocado. It is a healthy,...
July 18, 2017 - 5:40pm
July 11, 2017
Independence Day might be over, but that doesn't mean you can't still have picnics with friends and family. I love a good potluck when I can relax with good company and lots of laughs. I also love good food - food that makes me smile. This recipe for Corn Salad fits the bill. It is...
July 11, 2017 - 7:26pm
July 3, 2017
Rosemary Ranch Chicken Kabobs
Fourth of July means fireworks, good food and fun! If you are hosting a party this year, why not try something new besides the usual burgers and hotdogs? This recipe for Rosemary Ranch Chicken Kabobs is so delicious, tender, and juicy the chicken will melt in your mouth. Enjoy! Rosemary...
July 3, 2017 - 4:40pm
June 27, 2017
Caramel Apples with Bacon
One of the best things about summer is all the fairs and festivals that happen. I love going to the county fair. There is always a lot of fun, new things to do and new foods to taste. One of my favorite treats is caramel apples. This recipe for caramel apples adds a twist with crispy...
June 27, 2017 - 5:28pm
June 20, 2017
Summer - warm weather, fun gatherings and the chance to enjoy some great fruity drinks! This recipe for Watermelon Margaritas is so refreshing on hot days. One sip will have you begging for more. Enjoy! Watermelon Margaritas Makes four servings • 1/2 c. white sugar • 1/2 c. water...
June 20, 2017 - 8:22pm
June 6, 2017
Mexican corn on the cob
Summertime brings lots of opportunities for picnics, parties and gatherings with friends and family. If you attend many of these, you might get tired of the same food being served over and over. Why not try this recipe for Mexican corn on the cob? The cheese will melt in your mouth...
June 6, 2017 - 4:56pm
May 30, 2017
The end of the school year is coming up which means graduation parties are imminent. Memorial Day is also this weekend. For big gatherings like these, instead of serving the same boring desserts, why not try something new and unique like this recipe of lemon brownies? These little...
May 30, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 23, 2017
Greek Chicken Kabobs
Looking to change up your Memorial Day meal? Looking for something healthy? This recipe for Greek Chicken Kabobs fits the bill. It is simple to prepare, tangy and delicious. Enjoy! Greek Chicken Kabobs Makes four servings • 1 (8 oz.) container fat-free plain yogurt • 1/3 c.crumbled...
May 23, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 16, 2017
Lemon Cheesecake Pancakes
Mother's Day is this Sunday and if you really want to show your mother some love, try these Lemon Cheesecake Pancakes. They are light and fluffy and so elegant. I love this recipe ad have hinted to my kids that this would be a perfect breakfast in bed meal. Enjoy! Lemon Cheesecake...
May 16, 2017 - 4:40pm