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U.S. oil & gas rig count falls to record low for 15th week
Monday storm impacted an estimated 37.7 million acres of Midwest farmland
Former FBI lawyer to plead guilty as part of Russia probe -defendant's lawyer
UPS, FedEx warn they cannot carry ballots like U.S. Postal Service
U.S. Postal Service watchdog to probe service woes as worries rise about mail ballots
Vikings getting O-line line in order, and it could feature Pat Elflein at right guard
Twins and Royals postponed; doubleheader Saturday
Without Sylvia Fowles, time for Lynx’s Napheesa Collier to bust out of sophomore slump
Vikings linebacker Cam Smith says COVID-19 might have saved his life
Speedy 16-year-old center from Wisconsin commits to SCSU
June 5, 2019
A global trade war could boost America's lunch bill by $875 million
The growing threat of an all-out global trade war means Americans may have to fork out more cash at lunchtime.Firehouse Subs will likely bump...
June 5, 2019 - 11:54am
October 30, 2018
Celebrate fall at Westfields Hospital & Clinic festival
Westfields Hospital & Clinic is hosting a fall sustainability festival to coincide with the final farmers market of the season. On Tuesday,...
October 30, 2018 - 5:00am
August 27, 2018
How to send your child to school with a tasty lunch without turning your routine upside down
Do you hear that? It is the sound of parents everywhere collectively exhaling as kids return to school. My days working from home have become...
August 27, 2018 - 7:41pm
August 6, 2018
Back to school: What's new for lunchboxes? Pixels and sequins and bright colors.
Lunchboxes take a lot of punishment. They get smashed into backpacks. Their zippers get yanked. Their insides are leaked on and speckled with...
August 6, 2018 - 1:02pm
January 10, 2018
Puttin' on The Mitts: Unexpected creations
What is it about Spam that often makes people cringe? Is it the taste? Is it the questionable substance of which it's made? (It's pork, people,...
January 10, 2018 - 10:14pm
Great Northern exposure: Chef rolls into bike shop eatery
FARGO, N.D. - When his wife asked what he thought of moving to Fargo, Granville Wood said he hadn't even thought of moving to Fargo. After a...
June 10, 2014 - 4:32pm
May 28, 2014
Pipeline explosion leaves Minn. towns without gas service
WARREN, Minn. - Almost the entire towns of Warren and Argyle, Minn., are without gas service after a nearby gas line ruptured Monday causing an explosion and large fire. Viking Gas Transmission Co., which owns the underground gas line, is unable to say when service will restart until...
May 28, 2014 - 8:39am
May 22, 2014
Hillsboro bakery offers people gathering spot, homemade food
HILLSBORO, N.D. - Conversation and croissants fill the lull between the morning and lunch crowds at Our Town Bakery in Hillsboro. The group...
May 22, 2014 - 9:30am
April 23, 2014
New smoothie shop set to open doors in Fargo
FARGO, N.D. - A new smoothie shop called Tropical Smoothie Café will open Monday at 2424 13th Ave. South. The franchise is owned by James Hensyel...
April 23, 2014 - 7:52am
March 7, 2014
Bakery owner fills need in Hillsboro
HILLSBORO, N.D. -- Amanda, a California native, and her husband, the Rev. Joe Johnson, moved to Hillsboro in 2011 after he was called to serve...
March 7, 2014 - 8:31am
February 11, 2014
Hooters to close in Fargo restaurant shuffle
FARGO, N.D. - After more than 20 years here, Hooters, the chain known for its wings and scantily clad waitresses, is leaving the nest. Hooters...
February 11, 2014 - 10:27am
April 7, 2013
OPINION: School lunch should be part of the learning
Thanks partly to the efforts of first lady Michelle Obama, most school districts are trying to make school lunches more nutritious and less fattening. But there is more to lunch than food, and many schools are missing opportunities for teachable moments. If you are older than 50,...
April 7, 2013 - 10:01pm
April 4, 2013
More Minnesota students on free or reduced lunch
In school lunchrooms across the state, more kids are in need a free meal. New data from the Minnesota Department of Education show the number of students on free or reduced price lunch rose 3.8 percent over last year. There are now more than 320,000 students on the program, or 38.3...
April 4, 2013 - 5:30am
March 15, 2013
Changes proposed for school lunch programs
Proposed legislation moving through the state Legislature would require that students who qualify for reduced-price lunches be provided with...
March 15, 2013 - 12:00am
November 9, 2012
OTHER VIEW: A recipe for failure in schools
It makes no sense for public schools to offer an allegedly healthy lunch menu that students won't eat. It makes even less sense to assume younger students will be "educated" and therefore embrace a dull-as-sawdust menu when they enter middle school and high school. Not gonna happen...
November 9, 2012 - 8:21am