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Forum to focus on state health care

June 18, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Citizen Solutions, an effort to engage Minnesotans in a conversation about what’s important to the future of health and health care in our state, will offer a local forum from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Farmers Room of the Nobles County Courthouse, 315 10th St. Continue Reading

Clara City: Hinterland opens the prairie to new possibilities

April 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Just over eight years ago, Karin and Ron Koenen and their sons decided to grow their traditional corn and soybean farm in a way entirely new to the Chippewa County prairie. Continue Reading

Spicer: Glacial Ridge shows good things come to those who wait

April 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Kandiyohi County was one of the last in the state to go “wet,” holding off until 1966 before it would allow the sale of intoxicating beverages.
Good things come to those who wait. Continue Reading

Benson: Benson Bakery takes pride in delivering local products to schools

April 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune

The Benson Bakery may look like a small business, but Toby Johannessen and his staff can bake hundreds of dozens of whole grain rolls in a single day. Continue Reading

Watson: Dry Weather Creek … by the numbers

April 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune

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Watson: Dry Weather Creek mills its own

April 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune

When Albert Angrimson began farming this land in western Chippewa County in 1910, just about every community had its own mill to grind wheat to flour. Continue Reading

Willmar: Jennie-O … by the numbers

April 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune

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Willmar: At Jennie-O, a commitment to turkey, quality, innovation

April 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune

The turkey burgers were on the grill. The cameras were ready to roll.
In case the crowd wasn’t large enough, Jennie-O Turkey Store had hired some actors to help film its new television ad, set outside a California taco shop and touting the taste of lower-calorie, lower-fat burgers made with ground turkey. Continue Reading

Willmar: The Original Mr. B Chocolatier… by the numbers

April 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune

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Willmar: Mr. B’s serves up decadent creations at Willmar shop

April 12, 2012 in West Central Tribune

It all started with a love of Belgian chocolate truffles. Continue Reading