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Food: Summer Veggie-Millet Burger

By Kara Hoerr, food blogger for RD in the Midwest I know, I know, I’m going to come right out and say that this recipe probably isn’t going to be for everyone (re: my dad, any burger purist, or any meat lover who needs meat on his/her plate for it to even be considered a… Keep Reading

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Wisconsin confirms 1st human West Nile cases of the year

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin has recorded its first human cases of West Nile virus this year. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services said Monday the cases were confirmed in residents of Oconto and Fond du Lac counties. Health officials are advising Wisconsin residents to continue protecting themselves against mosquito bites. The department says the… Keep Reading


Packers’ Ha Ha Clinton-Dix looks to make off-field impact

By GENARO C. ARMAS, AP Sports Writer GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Now that he has established himself as one of the top young safeties in the NFL, the Green Bay Packers’ Ha Ha Clinton-Dix is trying to make an impact off the field. Personal experience helped Clinton-Dix hone the focus of a charitable organization… Keep Reading


Chris Stratton stymies contending Brewers, Giants win 2-0

By JANIE McCAULEY, AP Baseball Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Catcher Nick Hundley came into the postgame scrum with a question of his own for pitcher Chris Stratton, razzing the rookie for a one-strikeout night. “What was your thought on the punchout?” Hundley asked. Stratton pitched six innings to run his scoreless streak to 12… Keep Reading


Food: Crab Rangoon Egg Rolls

By Dax Phillips, food blogger at Simple Comfort Food I have mentioned this in the past, but my wife is a total fan of crab rangoon, and now my middle son is as well. What’s not to love about a crab rangoon? A little wonton purse loaded with cream cheese, crab, scallions, and simple seasonings,… Keep Reading


Sept. book clubs at the Marathon County Public Library

Walk ‘n’ Talk Book Club Tues. 9/5. Bi-monthly meeting to walk and discuss a variety of books. Mid-May through September. 1:00 p.m. 715-446-3537. [MCPL Hatley] Marathon City Book Club: “Young Elizabeth: The Making of the Queen” by Kate Williams Mon. 9/11. Join us for our monthly book club at MCPL Marathon City! For the month… Keep Reading

Wisconsin news

Gallery: Bull Falls Blues Fest has record-breaking year

More than 5,000 people attended the 26th annual Bull Falls Blues Fest on Friday and more than 3,500 attended on Saturday, said Wausau Events Executive Director Lindsey Lewitzke. Saturday’s numbers smashed earlier attendance records for the annual event. Pitch-perfect performances by an eclectic group of musicians and fabulous late summer weather likely contributed to the… Keep Reading

Wisconsin news

State Superintendent Evers to run for Wisconsin governor

By SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — State Superintendent Tony Evers is officially entering the race for Wisconsin governor on Wednesday, the only candidate in a likely crowded Democratic primary who has won a statewide election. Evers plans to make his entry into the race official at an event in the Madison suburb… Keep Reading


Food: Veggie-Packed Hot Spinach and Artichoke Dip

By Badger Girl Learns to Cook I love junk food. LOVE. Yeah, this is a healthy blog and I’m a healthy eater, but really my main goal in cooking is to take all the comfort “junk” foods of yore and try to make them as healthy as possible so I feel good about eating them.… Keep Reading

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