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Nothing like digging back into your recipe bag of tricks to rediscover favorites you haven’t prepared in quite some time. Easy overlook, with the hundreds of recipes that have accumulated over the years without enough meals in the year to serve them all. I was reminded recently of a fantastic Chicken Parmesan recipe I needed to resurrect after listening to an Olive Garden commercial on TV.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota will not extend coverage for health insurance plans it will discontinue because of new standards under the Affordable Care Act. President Barack Obama decided two weeks ago to allow health insurers to extend coverage after many customers complained that they were losing coverage they wanted to maintain. In response, North Dakota Insurance Commissioner Adam Hamm asked insurers to consider extending coverage for the discontinued policies to give customers the option of keeping the policies.
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FOSSTON, Minn. - A late-night fire Sunday heavily damaged a building here that houses Fosston Chiropractic Clinic and two residential apartments. The fire alarm sounded at about 10:35 p.m. Sunday,...
AKELEY, Minn. – A Park Rapids woman was seriously injured when an SUV she was driving rolled near here early Sunday morning, the State Patrol reported. Cindy L. Lundmark, 56, was traveling westbound on Highway 34 about 2 a.m. when she left the road, drove into a ditch, and then hit a field approach, causing her 2010 Jeep to roll and come to rest on its roof, the patrol reported. A Hubbard County Sheriff’s Office dispatcher said deputies said Lundmark was taken from the scene by air ambulance.
ADA, Minn. – A 23-year-old man died early Saturday morning in a vehicle rollover about 5 miles east of here on Highway 200. Kirk F. Skaurud of Gary was ejected...
A time of festivities and celebration, the holidays pose special challenges for people with Alzheimer’s disease and those who are caring for them. When planning family events, “focus on what is safe, manageable and meaningful to that person,” said Ashley Magner, regional care consultant with the Minnesota and North Dakota chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association. “If you’ve always had Christmas at Grandma’s place, how to do change tradition?” she said. “You can make plans but change them if needed” in response to the needs of a person with Alzheimer’s.
DULUTH, Minn. – Police are investigating about 10 suspects who they say are responsible for a ring of at least a dozen residential burglaries spanning northeast Minnesota. Five suspects have been taken into custody, Hermantown police reported Wednesday. During a Nov. 12 search warrant executed at the home of one suspect, Hermantown investigators found what they described as a large amount of property stolen from homes in the region. Four adults were taken into custody while committing a burglary at a Rice Lake Township home Tuesday, police said.
CLOQUET — Quick thinking and fast reactions averted injury Tuesday afternoon when a school bus caught on fire at Cloquet Middle School. According to Middle School Principal Tom Brenner, the...
A pair of Dent maple syrup makers celebrated a sweet victory at this year’s international maple syrup competition. Stu and Corinne Peterson, owners of Camp Aquila Pure Maple Syrup of...