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Violet Days: Baby T-time
57 min 43 sec ago
Bryan Butler, winner of the best butcher in Austin, Texas, cuts pork chops as he and members of Team USA for the World Butchers' Challenge 2018 do a practice run at Taylor's Meat Market. (Hector Amezcua/Sacramento Bee/TNS)
Training begins for World Butchers' Challenge
8 hours 5 min ago
Fresh Ricotta on a crostini with honey thyme, cherry tomato, strawberry jam and Calabrese salami. Make Fresh Ricotta with whole milk, heavy cream and lemon juice.  (Clint Austin /
Say cheese: From Gruyere to ricotta, here are ways to eat this palate pleaser
16 hours 57 min ago
August 22, 2017
Hamilton fans: Eat like the $10 Founding Father with this cookbook
August 22, 2017 - 8:26pm
August 21, 2017
The key elements of a pesto, herbs, grated cheese, olive oil, garlic and pine nuts, form the base for an unexpected salad, with tomatoes and cucumbers providing refreshing support. (Food styling by Joan Moravek.) (Zbigniew Bzdak/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Salad mixes pesto with classic ingredients
August 21, 2017 - 11:50am
August 20, 2017
Glensheen head gardener Emily Ford in one of the estate’s gardens. Steve Kuchera /
Emily Ford combines history, science and design in her role as Glensheen Mansion’s head gardener
August 20, 2017 - 2:07pm
Readings & Writers: 'Far From the Tree' and 'A Bag for a Pony'
August 20, 2017 - 3:47am
Heartland Indie Best-sellers for Aug. 20, 2017
August 20, 2017 - 2:38am
August 19, 2017
The good old fashioned bar sink has basically evolved into a staging area for food and beverages rather than an actual work station.(Kohler)
Plumber: Time to rethink the standard bar sink
August 19, 2017 - 7:51am
Marcie Kalenda sits in her shade garden patio surrounded by yard art pieces. The yard looks like a small park, complete with shade gardens under trees in the front yard and a quiet little patio surrounded by pink petunias. Jamie Lund /
Flowers, veggies and Wilbur: Even the trees have character in Marcie Kalenda’s Cloquet garden
August 19, 2017 - 5:00am
Japanese knotweed spreads aggressively and can grow to 10 feet tall. Photo by Catherine Winter
Ask a Master Gardener: How to tackle Japanese knotweed - it's worth it
August 19, 2017 - 3:48am
August 18, 2017
Sam Cook
Sam Cook column: Seeking solace in evening skies
August 18, 2017 - 5:24am
Sam Kemp rides down a bedrock outcropping on the trail "Calculated Risk" during the downhill race of the Kraus-Anderson Bike Duluth Festival at Spirit Mountain last Saturday. Kemp placed second in the event with a time of 2 minutes, 9.17 seconds. (Clint Austin /
Photo essay: Mountain-biking bravado in Duluth
August 18, 2017 - 4:06am
Things to Do for Aug. 18, 2017
August 18, 2017 - 3:38am
August 17, 2017
Photo courtesy of Red House Records.
Those 'Faded Days': Actual Wolf’s latest album chronicles post-probation period
August 17, 2017 - 5:55am