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Minn. food blogger earns her spot on Food Network

Molly Yeh, food blogger, flips through some pages in her new cookbook "Molly on the Range" while sitting at her kitchen table. Jesse Trelstad / Forum News Service

EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn.—Blogger and food writer Molly Yeh will be starring in food show premiering next month.

The Food Network announced Tuesday, May 15, the writer whose blog is titled "My Name is Yeh" will be the focus of a show titled "Girl Meets Farm," starting at 11 a.m. June 24.

Originally from Chicago, and a previous resident of New York City, Yeh moved to East Grand Forks in 2013 with her husband, Nick Hagen, a local farmer.

In addition to blogging, Yeh has worked as a freelance writer, recipe developer and has published a cookbook, "Molly on the Range." Yeh's recipes and work have earned recognition from the New York Times and Betty Crocker. In 2017 she was named to the 30 Under 30: Food and Drink Forbes list and received the 2015 Saveur Blog of the Year Award in addition to the 2015 Saveur Readers' Choice Best Baking & Desserts Award.

According to Food Network, the series will feature seven episodes, opening with a pilot episode that focuses on Yeh preparing a buffet for her sister's baby shower. The rest of the episodes will see Yeh baking and cooking for friends and family.

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