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'Your voices are important,' 15-year-old speaker says to open tribal conference
WHS Marching Trojans claim Tri-State Band Festival Parade Sweepstakes, People’s Choice
1 dead, 1 hospitalized after shooting on St. Paul's East Side
Sanford Worthington recognized for flu protection efforts
A Q&A with new Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Anne McKeig
Girls soccer: Trojans fall to Willmar in the rain
College football: Slow start comes back to bite Bluejays
Prep volleyball: Worthington goes 2-5 at St. James Tournament
Prep football: E-E's precision on display in Fulda
Cross country: Fairmont wins Class 2A title at Milaca
Letter: Be sure to attend NCHS book release event
Column: Republicans' kangaroo court
Column: A Republican worth voting for
Column: District 518 offers PASS classes to connect with, inform families
Column: Cut out this column if you like cutting the grass
Patricia Marie Adelmann (Janssen)
Douglas R. Geertsema
Norma J. Janssen
Bosmas add barn quilt to their northwest Iowa property
Column: Shaking Up the Sanctuary
Looking Back: 1991 -- Perkins family receives conservation honor
Column: Robert Kennedy’s visit to city brought unprecedented excitement
School of Prayer event is Oct. 7-8
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Bakker 50th anniversary
De Berg 80th birthday
Gerber 95th birthday
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Notice of Public Hearing
School Board Minutes for August
Data: Sept. 23, 2016
May 10, 2015
All in the family
LAKE PARK, Iowa — When Lake Park’s grocery store closed April 18 the town was devastated. Luckily, when Scott and Teresa Vogelaar heard about...
May 10, 2015 - 7:59pm
April 6, 2015
Baking Bad: Sometimes kitchen experiments go awry
Last week, I went home from work to bake a cake, hoping to create fodder for this food page while also ending up with a dessert that would be...
April 6, 2015 - 11:17am
March 29, 2015
General Mills changes with consumers’ tastes
GOLDEN VALLEY — General Mills is a large company with a big problem. It’s a food-processing powerhouse at a time when more and more consumers are shunning processed food in favor of fresh and local. It’s a flour-milling legend whose cake mixes and crescent rolls dominated...
March 29, 2015 - 8:04pm
Women’s Expo offers up info, food and freebies
WORTHINGTON — Some people come for the seminars, to find out pertinent health information or to glean new recipes. Others like to learn about...
March 29, 2015 - 7:46pm
March 18, 2015
Food Safety Certification, renewal courses offered
WORTHINGTON — University of Minnesota Extension will offer two courses to help food service establishments meet the educational requirement for Certified Food Managers. The initial certification course, using the ServSafe curriculum, is from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. April 15 at the...
March 18, 2015 - 8:46pm
March 10, 2015
FEMA Emergency Food and Shelter Program grant funds available
WORTHINGTON — Southwestern Minnesota Opportunity Council Inc. (SMOC), the community action agency serving Murray, Nobles, Pipestone and Rock counties, was awarded federal funds through the FEMA Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program. The funds are to supplement emergency...
March 10, 2015 - 9:37pm
February 16, 2015
Suppertime stash: Put bolognese sauce in freezer for future meals
Who has time to spend hours tending to a pot simmering on the stove? Not me. I usually gravitate toward recipes that offer quick suppertime...
February 16, 2015 - 11:48am
January 13, 2015
Souper powers: Chicken noodle provides comfort for whatever ails you
I am a firm believer in the restorative powers in a bowl of chicken noodle soup. I’m not talking about the kind that comes out of a can. I...
January 13, 2015 - 1:30pm
January 11, 2015
King’s Wok to reopen today
WORTHINGTON — Ten months after a fire forced the closure of their restaurant, Zai Chen and his wife, Yong Li, are excited to reopen the doors...
January 11, 2015 - 6:47pm
January 7, 2015
HSUS alleges cruelty at Butterfield chicken plant
BUTTERFIELD — A southwest Minnesota food company denies allegations from an animal rights group that it scalded alive spent laying hens, and...
January 7, 2015 - 9:19pm
December 18, 2014
Holidays present challenges for people with diabetes
Editor’s note: This is the first in a three-part series about living with diabetes. WORTHINGTON — With a virtual buffet of Christmas cookies and holiday goodies offered up at family gatherings, office potlucks and in trips to the grocery store, people living with diabetes are...
December 18, 2014 - 10:03am
December 16, 2014
Celebrating Christmas, German-style
FULDA — Based on the number of lutefisk suppers and lefse connoisseurs, it is rather obvious that southwest Minnesota is home to a large contingent...
December 16, 2014 - 8:26pm
December 8, 2014
Celebrating cultures through traditions and food
WORTHINGTON — Individuals representing nearly 30 countries and cultures will be sharing their traditions, offering food samples and presenting information during a Celebrations Around the World event Friday evening at Minnesota West Community and Technical College’s Worthington...
December 8, 2014 - 10:21pm
November 30, 2014
Cutting it out: Bullermans mark 30 years of Christmas cookie tradition
ADRIAN — Thirty years ago, Marlene and Landel “Boysie” Bullerman of Adrian stumbled on an ideal recipe for promoting extended family togetherness:...
November 30, 2014 - 9:33pm
November 27, 2014
Prairie students "Eat a Rainbow' during healthy eating program
WORTHINGTON — After a month-long “Eat a Rainbow” challenge, students in Julie Ebbers’ first-grade classroom at Prairie Elementary...
November 27, 2014 - 9:02pm