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June 27, 2020
Great Plains Food Bank program offers free meals to children across North Dakota
FARGO — More than 33,000 children in North Dakota rely on free or reduced lunch programs to eat during the school year. But these programs...
June 27, 2020 - 11:50am
June 24, 2020
Hoops on Hops: Beers are the rock stars of summer
DULUTH, Minn. — Hello all! The past few months, I’ve strayed a bit from covering just beer to focus more on life and humanity during the...
June 24, 2020 - 6:15am
June 18, 2020
Daeuber: Trip to Zorbaz for nachos finds 'eerie emptiness' in restaurant usually bustling with summer diners
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — This year marks the 80th anniversary of nachos. Or it might be 2023. Nacho scholars are divided on the issue, it seems....
June 18, 2020 - 8:00am
June 17, 2020
ND man beefs up his kitchen chops on 'The Worst Cooks in America'
BISMARCK — For a man with the word "baker" in his name, Evan Baker realized early on that he was no top chef, though he kept a "positive attitude"...
June 17, 2020 - 7:00am
May 28, 2020
Molly Yeh to guest judge virtual Jewish Food Fest show
GRAND FORKS — Molly Yeh, local cookbook author, food blogger and host of the Food Network show, “Girls Meets Farm,” is a judge on “The...
May 28, 2020 - 8:05am
May 11, 2020
Fargo Public Library, NDSU partner to grow vegetables for food pantries
FARGO — The Fargo Public Library’s planned seed library had to be scrapped this spring as the coronavirus pandemic made it impossible for...
May 11, 2020 - 8:00am
April 30, 2020
Restaurant owned by former Gov. Mark Dayton's sons fails amid pandemic
MINNEAPOLIS — The Bachelor Farmer, closed for the past six weeks in response to the coronavirus pandemic, will shutter its doors permanently,...
April 30, 2020 - 8:41pm
Great Depression recipes are trending, like this peanut butter bread
ST. PAUL — Baking bread is trending in this pandemic. So are recipes from the Great Depression. I decided to combine those trends after noticing a recipe for peanut butter bread in an Old Recipes forum on Reddit.
April 30, 2020 - 8:00am
April 29, 2020
Beatrice Ojakangas: Cooking with five ingredients or less
DULUTH, Minn. — “What’s for dinner?” is what I hear from the next room where Dick is working on his computer. It’s not even noon, and...
April 29, 2020 - 7:00am
April 2, 2020
During pandemic, Fargo-Moorhead musician and professor fires up his sax for a musical cooking show
FARGO — People in the Fargo-Moorhead area know Russell Peterson primarily as a musician, teacher and arranger, playing bassoon in the Fargo-Moorhead...
April 2, 2020 - 7:30am
April 1, 2020
Beatrice Ojakangas: Comfort foods for uncomfortable days
This is getting monotonous, not to mention scary. I have thought a lot lately about my grandmother, my mother’s mom who died in the last great...
April 1, 2020 - 7:30am
March 25, 2020
Hoops on Hops: Be positive, stay together, be determined — and get a beer
DULUTH, Minn. — Greetings to all my northern Minnesota friends. As I write, we are all going through uncharted waters. I read Sam Cook’s...
March 25, 2020 - 8:00am
March 3, 2020
Ezekiel, wild-rice breads make a hearty addition to suppertime
DULUTH, Minn. — About a month ago, I got a letter from a woman who had my soup and bread cookbook (which, by the way, is going to be republished...
March 3, 2020 - 3:00pm
March 2, 2020
New 'Man vs. Food' episode features Fargo favorites
FARGO — Popular food and travel show "Man vs. Food" features downtown Fargo restaurants in a new episode premiering Tuesday night, March 3....
March 2, 2020 - 6:25pm
March 1, 2020
Maplewood school lunch lady’s fruit and vegetable displays go viral
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. — The salad bar at John Glenn Middle School comes with instructions. A sign in the Maplewood school’s cafeteria explains...
March 1, 2020 - 5:04pm