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Medical examiner: 24 dead in Oklahoma twister
Chronic pain affects growing number of MN veterans
Toddler stabbed in Rochester last year has died
Minnesota farmers plant 70 percent of corn crop
Capitol, flooding, veterans, disaster funding end Minnesota Legislature
Bemidji Speedway season begins during Memorial Day Weekend
Bemidji area softball teams begins playoffs
Bemidji Blue Ox opens season with win over Staples
This week at Bemidji High School: softball team earns top seed in playoffs
Mix of Bemidji varsity, junior varsity players top Park Rapids
Edith Edie Hill
Thomas "Tommy" Matt Hardwig
Shirley Marie Defoe
Pleasant "Bud" Gay
Audra McDonald returns with new, personal CD
'Trek' does $70.6M but falls short of studio hopes
Taylor Swift wins 8 trophies at Billboard Awards
'Mad Men' Vincent Kartheiser finds a new role
Obama to host concert honoring Carole King
Fishing guide looks back on hosting Dayton
Blane Klemek: Orioles, too, are a sure sign of spring
Minnesota begins 2013 gypsy moth trapping program
Bemidji area lakes finally open and walleye fishing can begin
Fight to stop spread of Asian carp goes high tech
Volunteer committee turns over last of pledges for event center
Pioneer Viewpoints: Lending a hand during difficult times
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Assaulting our core values
Doug Patton: IRS scandal is proof we need the Fair Tax
Joe Gandelman: Obama’s 2nd term curse
Patrick Guilfoile: Drink to their health, How fruit flies use alcohol to protect their young
Arland O. Fiske: The story of Helsinki’s ‘rock church’
John R. Eggers: Laughter makes the heart young
Master Gardener: Penstemon can offer season-long color
Sun, Jul 29, 2012 - 10:50pm
That's some stinkin' good garlic sauce
I've been to wine tasting parties, cheese tastings and olive oil tastings, but a garlic tasting party? Never. When veteran gardener Carol Schmidt invited me to her farm near Pelican...
Sun, Jul 29, 2012 - 12:00am
New twist on an old favorite: Marinated Asian Cucumber Salad
Fresh long, seedless cucumbers are showing up at the farmers market and some grocery stores that carry produce from local growers. I buy cucumbers just as I buy fresh tomatoes...
Sun, Jul 22, 2012 - 12:00am
A simple supper: Summer-Fresh Bowtie Pasta
Hot summer weekend afternoons are meant for lounging with friends on a pontoon boat floating down the Mississippi River. Preferably with a cooler full of ice and beverages. It's best...
Sun, Jul 15, 2012 - 12:00am
Cherishing cherry memories with Quick Cherry Turnovers
As soon as I see shiny dark red cherries in the grocery store, my mind floods with memories of summer days spent with my grandparents on their Indiana farm. Midway...
Sun, Jul 08, 2012 - 12:00am
Summer salad easy to tote to Independence Day picnics
Mon, Jul 02, 2012 - 10:37am
It's love at first (or second) bite with some food
Sometimes it takes baby steps, or baby tastes, before we realize we actually like a certain type of food. For some, it might have been a first bite of a...
Sun, Jul 01, 2012 - 12:00am
We all scream faux ice cream
I had my eye on an old ice cream maker at an antique shop a couple of weeks ago. I found it when I was crouching on the floor digging...
Sun, Jun 24, 2012 - 12:00am
Cool breakfast in a jar
Mon, Jun 18, 2012 - 9:26am
How about salad in a jar?
It's time to pull those boxes of old canning jars out of storage. I'm suggesting this not just because it is the season for pickling asparagus, making jams of fresh...
Sun, Jun 17, 2012 - 12:00am
Layers of Chocolate, Strawberries and Cream
Sun, Jun 10, 2012 - 12:11pm
Early strawberry season means it's time for cake
I headed straight to my recipe file when I heard a recent news report that Minnesota strawberries are ripening earlier this year. Growers are expecting a sensational strawberry season, with...
Sun, Jun 10, 2012 - 12:00am
Baby Artichokes -- Pure and Simple
Sun, Jun 03, 2012 - 10:53pm
Slow down, peel away, enjoy Simmered Artichokes
Eating an artichoke for the first time is an experience one remembers forever. Years ago, maybe 15 or so, my friend Cathy taught me how to eat the beautifully shaped...
Sun, Jun 03, 2012 - 12:00am
Farmer markets offering variety of produce, products
BEMIDJI - The early spring means an early opening for the Natural Choice Farmers Market, which opened May 12 for the early season in the Union Square parking lot. "We've...
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Thu, May 31, 2012 - 12:00am