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New lawmakers find surprises
By Danielle Killey The public often sees lawmakers fight, debate and disagree. But new Minnesota legislators say people might not be getting the whole picture. I think people would be surprised how m...
5/6/13 at 11:36 AM Legislative notebook: Health marketplace heads to negotiations 3/8/13 at 4:19 PM
Capitol notebook: Ag to be first budget bill signed 4/15/11 at 4:30 AM
When Irish stomachs are growling
Faith and Begorrah (a phrase that Ive been told no self-respecting Irish person would ever utter) St. Patricks Day is just a few days away! Since it falls on a Sunday, that phrase, which translates lo...
3/12/13 at 1:01 PM Chowder weather 9/3/11 at 10:38 AM
Not-so-depressing dish 8/6/11 at 10:18 AM
Enjoy Thanksgiving Without Colossal Calories
Thanksgiving is a time to be grateful for all the wonderful things in our lives, as well as a time to enjoy a delicious meal shared with ones family. Food should be enjoyed on Thanksgiving; this being...
11/8/12 at 9:08 AM
Why do we like certain things?
When I was a young child, I hated green beans. With a passion. I don't think I can tell you how much I hated them. As far as I was concerned, green beans could rot in hell. They were the Devil hims...
6/20/12 at 10:11 AM
Baby Artichokes -- Pure and Simple
When I visited Green Scene Organic Market in Walker a couple of weeks ago, I was given a lesson on artichokes that covered both the large globe artichokes and the smaller variety referred to as baby a...
6/3/12 at 3:17 PM Green Scene No-Bake Energy Bites 5/13/12 at 6:00 AM
Drink green on St. Patrick's Day -- and I don't mean beer 3/16/12 at 8:25 PM
Thoughts on the Runnin O' the Green
I talked to too many people at the Runnin O' the Green. Yes, it actually is possible to do that, when you're a reporter. I found there were at least four or five people extra interviews I ended up ...
3/26/12 at 5:13 PM Potted Plant Planted in Pot: Help Me Name a Mascot! 7/25/11 at 11:00 PM
Spring Cupcakes 2/18/10 at 8:50 AM
The Burden O' the Green
Names come with expectations. Name your child Edsel and hell at least by the older generations be automatically thought of as a loser. Name your child Judas and no one will trust him. Name your c...
3/16/12 at 6:30 AM
Wulff steps down. Is the End of the Dream Coalition near?
At the beginning of the year, I submitted a piece on the changes scheduled to take place in 2012, which included the end of many eras, like the Euro and Germanys Dream Coalition. This include...
2/22/12 at 12:07 PM Flynnism for the Arrogant and Cocky 2/1/12 at 5:23 PM
First you walk, then we talk! 11/17/11 at 5:41 AM
1985: Local Girl Participates in State Broadcast
A local girl participated in a state teleconference broadcast in 1985. Next post at 6 p.m....
5/30/10 at 6:00 AM 1960: Great Neighbors 5/11/10 at 6:00 AM
1945: The Green Lantern Offers Free Coffee 3/29/10 at 12:00 AM