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Column: Poverty, hunger can’t match inflation

June 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

By LEE EGERSTROM, Minnesota 2020

ST. PAUL — Look across Minnesota’s landscape and everything that doesn’t have standing water has turned an explosive dark green. The growing season is under way; early season lettuce and other plants are…continue reading on dglobe.com

Column: Poverty, hunger can’t match inflation

June 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

By LEE EGERSTROM, Minnesota 2020

ST. PAUL — Look across Minnesota’s landscape and everything that doesn’t have standing water has turned an explosive dark green. The growing season is under way; early season lettuce and other plants are…continue reading on dglobe.com

US pork group predicts virus could hike consumer prices 10-12 percent

May 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Ros Krasny

WASHINGTON — U.S. hog prices could rise by 15 percent to 25 percent and consumer prices for pork by 10 percent to 12 percent as a result of a virus that has killed some 7 million piglets in the United States, the National Pork Prod…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Letter: Volunteers sought for senior dining deliveries

April 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

By Rhonda Lorang, Assistant Director, Lutheran Social Services, Senior Nutrition Program

In Worthington the Senior Nutrition Program sends out about 45 home-delivered meals to seniors that may not get a hot, nutritious meal. These m…continue reading on dglobe.com

New Hy-Vee Market Cafe to open in June

April 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Step inside the Worthington Hy-Vee and it’s difficult to miss a sign of the construction that began last week.

The area reserved for folks who want to enjoy a meal or snack inside the supermarket is currently sectioned off, and t…continue reading on dglobe.com

No hood, no food service: Italian restaurant closing after fire code requires equipment to handle grease fumes

February 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

Mama Rosina’s seems to be getting hit at all angles.
Dickinson’s only Italian restaurant will close March 28 unless they can find an empty location with a commercial kitchen and affordable rents.
The mom-and-pop eatery opened up shop three year…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Benefit to help local cancer survivor

February 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

ADRIAN — Family and friends of Sara Vortherms will be hosting a benefit on her behalf from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Adrian American Legion. There will be a silent and live auction, a bake sale, games, and food and beverages at the event.
Vor…continue reading on dglobe.com

Benefit to help local cancer survivor

February 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

ADRIAN — Family and friends of Sara Vortherms will be hosting a benefit on her behalf from noon to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Adrian American Legion. There will be a silent and live auction, a bake sale, games, and food and beverages at the event.
Vor…continue reading on dglobe.com

Cargill adds ‘textured beef’ wording to labels

February 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Cargill, one of the nation’s largest meatpackers, has added wording to its labels on ground beef packages that indicates whether the meat inside includes a product that’s been called “pink slime.”

Since Jan. 20, all of Car…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Avon School implements peanut ban

February 6, 2014 in Uncategorized

AVON — The Avon School District is saying no to nuts.

In January, the district banned peanuts and peanut products, such as peanut butter or granola bars, and all other nuts and nut products, which means none of those products is allowed at the sc…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com