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December 12, 2018
Lost Italian: Stop and smell the Norwegian Rosettes this holiday baking season
FARGO -- The holiday baking season is in full swing, and my repertoire is filled with favorites from Christmases past as well as recipes that...
December 12, 2018 - 7:00am
August 3, 2018
FDA issues recall of popular brand of almond milk for containing actual milk
HP Hood, a Massachusetts-based dairy company, is voluntarily recalling a limited number of half-gallon cartons of refrigerated Vanilla Almond...
August 3, 2018 - 10:00am
May 8, 2018
10 Minnesota illnesses linked to national E. coli outbreak in romaine lettuce
ST. PAUL—Minnesota state health officials are investigating an outbreak of E. coli related to romaine lettuce from the Yuma region. The...
May 8, 2018 - 4:30pm
January 19, 2018
It's National Popcorn Day and here are 2 ways you can celebrate
Today, Friday, Jan. 19, marks a hallowed day for American snackers. It's National Popcorn Day, a day set aside specially to honor one of our...
January 19, 2018 - 8:34am
October 5, 2017
Area chefs to compete for Top Chef honor in Lake Elmo
LAKE ELMO, Minn. — On Sunday, Oct. 8, seven local chefs will take part in an epic culinary competition with the goal of raising money for...
October 5, 2017 - 8:45am
Lots of 'craft' beer is brewed by Anheuser-Busch - here's how to spot the real stuff
As Big Beer has snapped up craft breweries, it's grown harder to tell who the true indies are. But a new industry effort hopes to clear up the...
July 5, 2017 - 4:35pm
June 8, 2017
Cottage Grove farmers market opens Thursday, June 8
The Cottage Grove United Church of Christ Farmers Market begins with a soft opening Thursday, June 8, in the church parking lot, 7008 Lamar Ave.,...
June 8, 2017 - 12:47pm
December 6, 2016
Sugar rush: Annual cookie sale draws a large crowd in St. Paul Park
The Masonic Center may need an overflow crowd plan for next year's Christmas cookie sale.
December 6, 2016 - 11:49am
November 24, 2016
Try these 4 innovative Thanksgiving leftover recipes
FARGO — For many, the joy of Thanksgiving is linked to food. Cooks spends hours – even weeks – before the holiday preparing a meal that...
November 24, 2016 - 5:00pm
November 20, 2016
Thankful for help: Volunteers pack 340 Thanksgiving meals for south Washington County families
The Thanksgiving meals are part of the food shelf's Share the Joy program during the holiday season.
November 20, 2016 - 10:24pm
September 1, 2016
Senior dining program expanding to include all ages
Tastes are changing, and so is the senior dining program at the DPC Community Center. Beginning Sept. 12, nutritious hot lunches that were formerly available to those 60 and older can be enjoyed by people of all ages. Instead of catered meals, the food will be prepared on-site by...
September 1, 2016 - 10:20am
December 23, 2015
New home means bigger bills for Friends in Need food shelf
Friends in Need Food Shelf does indeed have a lot of friends. Many of them turned up at a formal groundbreaking for a new food shelf building...
December 23, 2015 - 8:00am
March 12, 2015
South Washington County's weekly fish fry dinners have diners hooked
Along with daffodils, daylight saving time and opening day at Target Field, the return of the Friday night fish fry is a sure sign that spring...
March 12, 2015 - 9:00am
December 8, 2014
Sugar rush: Cookie customers line up for Queen Esther sale in St. Paul Park
Members prepared over 55 kinds of homemade cookies and other sweets for their 14th-annual fundraiser.
December 8, 2014 - 1:46pm
November 25, 2014
Helping hands: Volunteers pack Thanksgiving meals for south Washington County residents in need
Dozens of volunteers turned out early Sunday morning to assemble 450 boxed turkey dinners for needy families in south Washington County.
November 25, 2014 - 8:00am