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Winter Olympics: big thrills and big air
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Refusing to waste time
Pumpkin Run/Walk set for Oct. 21
Award winning theatre troupe to perform Friday
Cookin' at the 'O'
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Licenses for 2017 fish, game and trapping expire Feb. 28
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Dirt bikes on ice
Coyote mating season underway
June 18, 2017
Let kids play with their food? Sure, sometimes!
Sometimes it's a great idea to let kids play with their food.
June 18, 2017 - 8:46am
September 11, 2016
The bounty is plentiful this time of year
With all this and more, we at the Carlton County Farmers Market are delighted to invite you to our First Annual Harvest Festival, which will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, at the Premiere Theatres parking lot in Cloquet.
September 11, 2016 - 7:21am
July 15, 2016
Crispy greens and root vegetables are plentiful at the Farmer's Market
July arrived with fanfare and fireworks, including some thunderstorms to quench our increasingly thirsty gardens. Beautiful lettuces and crispy greens are a staple at the market, with appearances of homegrown mushrooms after rainy spells. Root vegetables are now becoming available:...
July 15, 2016 - 4:11pm
August 28, 2015
FARMERS MARKET NEWS: Zucchini, corn, peppers and tomatoes now available
Garden harvest is in full swing and gardeners are finding time to be even more precious. Days are getting shorter and there's a little nip to the air in the mornings, reminding us that fall is just around the corner. Filling our own pantries and freezers along with marketing the wonderful...
August 28, 2015 - 3:32pm
June 19, 2015
Freshen summer salads with vinaigrettes
Farmers Market News By Roberta Follett
June 19, 2015 - 10:03am
May 26, 2015
Farmers Market News
The Carlton County Farmers Market will open Saturday, June 6, at our new location in front of Premiere Theatres in Cloquet, and Tuesday, June 9, at Four Seasons Event Center in Carlton. You can expect to find a wonderful selection of plants for your home gardens, including many heirloom...
May 26, 2015 - 8:52am
July 1, 2011
We all know the story of the first Thanksgiving in 1621, when, with the agricultural assistance of Squanto, a Pawtuxet Indian, and the foraging...
July 1, 2011 - 12:00am
The Art of the Hotdish
When I moved to Minnesota more than 15 years ago, I was invited to a colleague's home for dinner. She said we were going to have a Minnesota...
July 1, 2011 - 12:00am
July 5, 2010
Kentucky Sidecar 1/2 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice 1 oz. Fresh Tangerine Juice 1 1/2 oz. Bourbon (a nice small-batch bourbon preferred) 3/4 oz. Triple Sec 1. Rub the rim of a chilled cocktail glass with a tangerine wedge and sugar the rim. 2. Put all ingredients into a cocktail shaker...
July 5, 2010 - 1:31pm
Savvy Seasonal Cooking
What makes produce grown locally in season taste better? Maybe it's because it's grown with care and love. Because our dinner today from a grocery...
July 5, 2010 - 1:25pm
August 15, 2009
LN FOOD: The Perfect Pizza
I grew up during the space race. I remember the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo programs. I remember the names of Glenn, Chaffey, Armstrong. And...
August 15, 2009 - 8:36am
July 12, 2009
6 ingredients or less recipes for July 12
RutaMoose 2 medium rutabagas, cubed 6 medium potatoes, quartered 4 to 6 pork steaks water salt and pepper to taste Cover the pork steaks with water and boil until the meat falls off the bones. Remove the bones from the pot and add the rutabagas and potatoes. Add more water...
July 12, 2009 - 8:00am
July 5, 2009
6 ingredients or less recipes for July 5
Garlic Spread 1 - 8 oz. pkg. cream cheese, softened 1 stick butter, softened 2 T. onion 1 garlic clove 2 T. parsley In the bowl or food processor with a blade, process the onion and garlic, scraping down the sides of the bowl as needed until fine. Add butter and cream cheese...
July 5, 2009 - 11:34am
June 28, 2009
6 ingredients or less recipes for June 28
Best Surprise Chicken 3 to 4 chicken breasts bacon pepper jack cheese jalapenos in a jar McCormick Grill Mates - Zesty Herb Teriyaki sauce Place the chicken breast in between 2 pieces of wax paper. Pound out to make flat. Follow directions on McCormick seasoning and marinate...
June 28, 2009 - 3:40pm
June 21, 2009
6 ingredients or less for June 21
This week we are sharing casserole recipes from our six ingredients or less recipe collection. Beef Noodle Casserole 1 small onion 1 lb. hamburger 2 cans cream of mushroom 1 small box elbow macaroni 1/2 lb. Velveeta Cook the noodles and separate. Brown the onion and hamburger....
June 21, 2009 - 3:36pm