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Seifert casts wide net in primary campaign
Minn. to N.D.: Don’t wait to work out details of outdoors amendment
Perham to host walking tour July 31
Legion Post 15 loses 3 in Water Carnival; head into Sub-State
Kluwe’s quest for justice turns in different direction
Ulen man excels in truck racing
HI-10 League Playoffs: Angels swoop into Regions
Thielen enters training camp fighting for WR spot
In the Zone
Light and heavenly: Zabaglione is the perfect summer dessert
Social Security: Age 60 is earliest spouse can claim age-based SSA survivor’s benefits
Area students on dean’s list at NCTC
Area students on Northwestern dean’s list
Area students graduate at UM-Morris
Friends & Neighbors
WE Fest 2014
79th Annual Northwest Water Carnival
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Garfield company making its mark in the archery field
Mussels on Green Lake?
Brad Laabs: High water can cause dramatic changes on area lakes
Blane Klemek: Adaptable kestrels probably the most observed raptor
Now is the time to take a hunter safety course
Gasoline experts say ‘shop around’ for dips
Plain language award celebrated in MN
Norby traveling to D.C. for retail conference
DL woman opens up pet sitting business
Summer day care means tax credit
Letter: Politicians shouldn’t expect Israel to give up land
Letter: Poor decision by county to re-surface Frazee Main St.
‘Survey shows’ is a good trend in itself
Jeff Van Wychen: Price of government to hit all time low
The race for campaign cash
Artist creating painted keepsakes for lakes area residents
Creedence, revisited: Band to play at Shooting Star Casino this Friday
Frazee Turkey Days is next weekend
Minnesota author to hold book signing in Detroit Lakes Saturday
Northwest Water Carnival continues through this weekend in Detroit Lakes
February 26, 2014
Cooking with superfood: Chia seeds a good source of nutrients
You might be familiar with the chia seed because you’ve pasted the tiny seeds onto a porous clay figurine and heard the catchy/slightly annoying ch-ch-ch-chia jingle on the infomercials. But did you know that chia seeds make a great addition to your diet and are said to be a “superfood”?...
life / food
February 26, 2014 - 7:00am
February 19, 2014
Jessica Karley: Pheasant recipes offer indulgent flavors
One of the most common items I’m asked how to use is wild game. Coming from a hunting family, I have plenty of experience working with various game. While many of the questions refer to the 30 pounds of venison that are still in the freezer despite their family members out hunting...
life / food
February 19, 2014 - 8:00am
November 5, 2013
Jessica Karley: Homemade sausage
I have told you about my son’s love of steak, but there is one other food that he can’t get enough of, and that’s sausage. He likes it in all varieties and would eat it at every meal if I let him. As an easy way to keep him happy and start our day out right, I make him sausage...
life / food
November 5, 2013 - 2:08pm
July 1, 2013
STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE Serves: 8 Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 15 minutes Ingredients Strawberries: 4 c strawberries, sliced 1/3 c sugar Glaze: 1/2 c sugar 2 Tbsp cornstarch 1 Tbsp lemon juice 1 1/2 oz strawberry gelatin (1/2 of a 3 ounce package) Shortcakes: 2...
July 1, 2013 - 12:30am
March 13, 2013
Go gourmet on St. Patrick’s Day
Whether you’re planning on celebrating this St. Patrick’s Day by wishing for a little “luck o’ the Irish” or trying to find the fabled “pot of gold,” there’s no denying that Irish-themed food will be on menus everywhere. It’s not unusual to see Guinness stout...
life / food
March 13, 2013 - 9:02am
February 1, 2013
Boomers recipe omission
A portion of the ingredients for the Banana Bars recipe in Karen Huber's cooking column for the February issue of "Minnesota Boomers" was inadvertently omitted. Those who would like to try the recipe should add 2 cups of flour to the list of dry ingredients. No other changes to the...
February 1, 2013 - 3:30pm
January 8, 2010
Recipes wanted for Ulen cookbook
To celebrate Ulen's 125th Anniversary in 2011, a community cookbook will be printed. The Viking Sword Historical Society is organizing this project, and cookbooks should be ready for distribution by fall of 2010. Whether you live in or near Ulen now or in the past, or if you have...
January 8, 2010 - 11:53am
Bemidji woman wins $25,000 for cranberry recipe
BEMIDJI -- Patrice Hurd of Bemidji won a $25,000 grand prize Tuesday in Ocean Spray's third annual Ultimate Cranberry Recipe Contest. The results were announced during a private cocktail reception at Rockefeller Center in New York City. Prizes were awarded by celebrity chef Tyler...
October 8, 2009 - 11:11am
June 15, 2008
A great salad, any way you say it
OK, you're probably feeling a bit leery about today's recipe. I understand. After all, who wants to prepare a dish using ingredients you can't pronounce, let alone eat the stuff? I must tell you that I've been eating quinoa, one of the oldest foods in the world, for only a few years....
June 15, 2008 - 12:00am
June 8, 2008
Sliding into summer with tasty sandwiches
What is it about a sandwich that makes it so loved? Maybe it's the ease of preparation. The fact that there's almost no cleanup involved certainly doesn't hurt. And who doesn't appreciate the simplicity of eating out of hand? Yes, it seems most humans love a good sandwich. On weekend...
June 8, 2008 - 12:00am