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Weather drawing - May 9
Aitkin library to host used book sale
2 Fargo schools ranked among best in ND by U.S. News
Suspect pleads guilty in deadly Twin Cities crime spree
Greenbush Middle River district votes to close Middle River School
145 million Social Security numbers, 99 million addresses and more: Every type of personal data Equifax lost to hackers, by the numbers
Ray Szmanda, longtime pitchman for Menards, dead at 91
Obamacare premiums to surge next year, early rate requests show
Stensland Family Farms promotes farm fresh and local
BisMan Community Food Co-op puts focus on the story of food
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High School Baseball: Willmar nudges Warriors in top of 7th inning
Area Girls Golf: Huskies finish third
Softball: Warriors, Willmar split
Area Track and Field: Pillager boys and girls advance to state
Girls Lacrosse: Warriors close to first win
Athlete of the Week
Commentary: Melania Trump trolls her husband
Commentary: MnDOT's choices left Greater Minnesota behind
Commentary: The financial forecast for colleges is gloomy - how can they weather the storm?
Opinion: Face facts: Immigrants commit fewer crimes than U.S.-born peers
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This owl had an extraordinary survival story after a very bad day
Tent caterpillar season looks mild in Minnesota, DNR forest expert says
Outdoor notes for May 6
Commentary: The water's fine - or almost melted - so let's go fishing!
Outdoors enthusiasts urged to practice tick bite prevention
Outdoor Traditions Magazine
A bride-to-be lost her arm in a crocodile attack - and still got married five days later
Have sage advice from Mom to share?
Calling all moms - "MOM!"
3 Things for Better Health - May 7
'I saved them because I'm a superhero!': Philadelphia 4-year-old donates bone marrow to his baby brothers
Science and Tech
This Was Brainerd
Final three acts announced for Minnesota State Fair grandstand
CLC spring concert to honor retiring conductor
LAMF winter concert series to wrap up with Franz Schubert piece
Special Events - May 3
Bill Cosby, Roman Polanski expelled from film academy that runs the Oscars
Her Voice Magazine
Special Issues and Magazines
Marilyn Brutsman 80th Birthday
Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd, births
Albert T. Schroeder
Trevor G. Bridgwater
Larry C. Bahls
John Christian Ostenso
Donald R. Eckmann
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Crow Wing Co. In-Custody
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May 6, 2018
Grim's Grub: This recipe has 'bean' a long time coming
I remember a graduate studies class where a friend brought a tray of brownies to share. I sampled a small one and then she asked all of us how...
May 6, 2018 - 7:00am
May 4, 2018
Mandatory GMO labels are coming to your food
Foodmakers will soon be required to disclose when their products contain genetically modified ingredients - but those labels may not be as obvious,...
May 4, 2018 - 8:07am
May 2, 2018
First death reported from E. coli-contaminated romaine lettuce as outbreak spreads
The nationwide food poisoning outbreak from E. coli-contaminated romaine lettuce has claimed its first fatality, an unidentified person in California,...
May 2, 2018 - 3:00pm
Salmon tacos and avocado salsa a mouth-watering combo
FARGO — Cinco de Mayo is Saturday, and it's become an annual tradition in our family to celebrate with a new taco recipe. There's something...
May 2, 2018 - 7:45am
April 25, 2018
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
FARGO — I love crostini, an Italian appetizer consisting of slices of toasted bread that can host an endless assortment of toppings. Their...
April 25, 2018 - 8:55am
When it comes to wine, what are tannins?
FARGO — Tannins are part of the biochemical makeup of living, fruit-producing plants. In high concentrations in under-ripe fruit, they...
April 25, 2018 - 8:21am
April 22, 2018
Americans waste about a quarter of the food they buy, and the environmental consequences are staggering
The mass quantities of food Americans waste every year has staggering environmental consequences, according to a study published Wednesday, April...
April 22, 2018 - 10:52am
April 20, 2018
U.S. consumers who have store-bought romaine lettuce should 'throw it away immediately,' CDC says
WASHINGTON - Public health officials are now telling consumers to avoid all types of romaine lettuce because of an E. coli outbreak linked to...
April 20, 2018 - 4:31pm
April 18, 2018
Welcome to Sarah's Culinary Q & A: How to slice an onion without crying
I often receive emails from our readers who will ask questions about a recipe or culinary technique or share a memory about a dish we recently...
April 18, 2018 - 8:00am
3 affordable wines to consider this spring
FARGO — This day in history has two possible reasons to raise a toast. On this date in 1956, the beautiful actress Grace Kelly married...
April 18, 2018 - 6:35am
April 17, 2018
How to prep and enjoy a mango, the sunniest fruit in the grocery store
I adore mango in so many forms. Puree as the base of an Indian dal (lentil dish). Chutney to go on a grilled cheese sandwich. Frozen in ice cream....
April 17, 2018 - 6:06am
April 15, 2018
Nine ways you're ruining your pasta
In 2017, Italy landed the No. 1 spot on the Bloomberg Global Health Index. Eating all that pasta pays off.
April 15, 2018 - 10:37am
April 11, 2018
French classic: Madeleine cookie recipe simple to master
Every year around this time, my mind invariably fills with thoughts of France. In my former life as a cruise director, Tony and I spent several...
April 11, 2018 - 8:30am
Wine bottle shapes communicate quality and content
FARGO — When in the Burgundy or Bordeaux regions of France, the bottles of wine from those particular regions have distinct shapes. The...
April 11, 2018 - 7:50am
April 5, 2018
Puttin' on The Mitts: 2 meals, 1 pan
I'm happy to put this statement into print: I will never go on another diet again! My new way of cooking and eating has become my lifestyle—eating...
April 5, 2018 - 11:00am