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Firefighters saved some piglets from a blaze; then they ate them as sausages
Fargo man delays ‘pro-white’ rally; no new date set
A postal worker faked cancer and got paid to miss two years of work. Here's how a judge punished her.
Small town Minn. grocery store shares tips on how to remain viable
The strange story of a 'Blacks for Trump' guy standing behind the president at his Phoenix rally
Walmart and Google are plotting to change your shopping habits
Google's newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
Macy's to restructure merchandising unit, cut 100 jobs
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Google is said to work on news product competing with Snapchat
Getting drought-relief hay to Northern Plains no easy task
SD ag, fishing officials update water issue
Officials seek trucking help for donated drought-relief hay
Seeing red: Take a trip to Wisconsin's cranberry marshes
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
ESD coaches poll: Harrisburg heavy favorite for conference football crown
DWU, DSU set for college football rivalry clash
New Twins reliever Curtiss reaches majors two years after elbow scare
ESPN Radio host Ryen Russillo arrested after police find him drunk and naked in stranger's condo
Robison wants preseason snaps but status is uncertain
Award-winning ‘Over the Ocean’ is first-rate read
KIRK: Gratitude for the little country things
Fulton sisters celebrate 10 years of bow rehairing, restoration business
ACT’s ‘Mary Poppins’ wows audiences with vocals, dance scenes
Saddle making: Hobby turned full-time career
John A. Fillaus
A time for wine, a time for beer
Commentary: Trump's Arizona rally showed just how unfit he is
DAUGAARD: There's something for everyone at the State Fair
WOSTER: Musings about tractor mowing
BANDA: From Parmesan to Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat and appreciate this palate pleaser
Wiltz: Adventures at Isle Royale National Park
South Dakota graduate student conducts fox study
Wiltz: Good outdoorsmen have to be on their game
South Dakota researcher study fish density
Wiltz: Chasing the thrill of hunting boars
James and Karen Geppert
August 19, 2017
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
"We're going to have cold soup," I said to my older daughter and husband. We were in our kitchen talking about the upcoming evening meal. "Gross,"...
August 19, 2017 - 1:57pm
August 17, 2017
Minnesota-based Man Cave Craft Eats striving to be the 'Mercedes of meats'
MINNEAPOLIS — Nick Beste — CEO and "chief instigator" of Man Cave Craft Eats — has overseen the specialty meat company's evolution from...
August 17, 2017 - 12:58pm
August 15, 2017
Try a new twist on zucchini with 'zoodles'
Zucchini is exploding in gardens and filling farmers' market stands. A popular option for this green veggie is zucchini bread. Recipes often...
August 15, 2017 - 11:07am
July 21, 2017
Column: There are several ways to enjoy grilled watermelon
The other day I was at my desk at work, talking to my computer screen, but I wasn't just being the "absent-minded professor." I actually had...
July 21, 2017 - 12:25pm
July 11, 2017
Column: Get kids involved in the kitchen, garden
Multiple studies show that the more children are involved with their diet, the healthier they eat. The process of experiencing planting a seed,...
July 11, 2017 - 10:42am
July 10, 2017
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
I'm never surprised at how much I love cherries. They're a summertime favorite, a member of my beloved stone-fruit family. But I tend to eat...
July 10, 2017 - 1:34pm
July 8, 2017
Like it or not, broccoli is good for you
Turns out our mothers may have been onto something when they told us to eat our vegetables — especially our broccoli.
July 8, 2017 - 11:45am
June 23, 2017
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
"For roll call, please say your favorite vegetable," our club officer announced. I was at a meeting of PEO, which is a philanthropic educational...
June 23, 2017 - 11:56am
June 16, 2017
Should you toss the food or eat it?
I answer a lot of questions by phone and email, and food storage questions usually top the list. "I picked up food at a fast-food restaurant...
June 16, 2017 - 7:44am
May 10, 2017
Looking to cut back on salt? Study says don't start with the shaker
Americans need to do more than stop reaching for the salt shaker if they want to cut back on the amount of sodium in their diets, according...
May 10, 2017 - 8:23pm
May 2, 2017
Watch for transfer addiction after weight loss surgery
DULUTH, Minn. — The National Institute on Drug Abuse defines addiction as a chronic, relapsing brain disease that is characterized by compulsive...
May 2, 2017 - 7:00am
March 16, 2017
Trump wants 21 percent USDA budget cut; food, rural water hit
CHICAGO - President Donald Trump has proposed halting funding for rural clean water initiatives and reducing county-level staff, for a 21 percent...
March 16, 2017 - 2:05pm
December 19, 2016
Under threat in Washington, first lady's food legacy may live on elsewhere
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Michelle Obama will be ceding the title of first lady to Melania Trump next month, but she may hold for some time the other...
December 19, 2016 - 12:07pm
November 22, 2016
Tips for staying trim this Thanksgiving
FARGO — Thanksgiving is usually the time of the year when people let their diets fall by the wayside. The holidays should be about family...
November 22, 2016 - 3:15pm
August 16, 2015
The science of skipping breakfast: how government nutritionists may have gotten it wrong
WASHINGTON — Researchers at a New York City hospital several years ago conducted a test of the widely-accepted notion that skipping breakfast...
August 16, 2015 - 4:39pm