Pecan pie with a smooth-textured filling and a nice crust
Food

Pecan pie with a smooth-textured filling and a nice crust

We wanted to create the ideal recipe for a not-too-sweet pecan pie with a smooth-textured filling and a properly baked bottom crust. We decided to start from the bottom up.

A recipe for rolls as good as any from a European bakery
Food

A recipe for rolls as good as any from a European bakery

We wanted a reliable recipe for rolls as good as any from a European bakery. Artisan-style loaves is achieved with a wet dough, so we ultimately found success when we upped the hydration of our roll dough

Baked brie with jam or fruit is popular for good reason
Food

Baked brie with jam or fruit is popular for good reason

For sweet and creamy baked brie flavor in every bite, we reengineered the traditional whole wheel by trimming off the rind and slicing the cheese into cubes

COOKING ON DEADLINE: Mushroom Cornbread Stuffing or Dressing
Food

COOKING ON DEADLINE: Mushroom Cornbread Stuffing or Dressing

COOKING ON DEADLINE: Mushroom Cornbread Stuffing or Dressing

Religion

Campaign designed to boost spiritual growth of TEC participants

For 48 years, the Great River TEC mission assisted young people in their spiritual journey during their formative years.

Health

Reports: Opioids, tobacco caused 14K Indiana deaths in 2017

Two new reports say opioids and tobacco claimed the lives of 14,200 Indiana residents last year, costing $12.6 billion in health care expenses, lost productivity and other economic damages

Marjorie McMein changed her name, changed her life
Once Upon a Time

Marjorie McMein changed her name, changed her life

When President Woodrow Wilson asked Congress for a declaration of war against Germany, he stated the United States was joining the fight to bring world peace and declared: "The world must be made safe for democracy."

Try-Day Friday offers students a chance to try new foods
Education

Try-Day Friday offers students a chance to try new foods

Third-graders Ellie Lavery, Abby Miller and Audrey Robnett might not have been too sure about the food on their plates, but each was willing to give it a try. That's the whole goal of Try-Day Friday, held Friday at St. Peter Elementary School.

Federal health care website up and running after slow start
Health

Federal health care website up and running after slow start

The federal website where consumers can sign up for health insurance under the Affordable Care Act got off to a slow start Thursday on the first day of open enrollment

Stable premiums, more options as health law sign-ups begin
Health

Stable premiums, more options as health law sign-ups begin

'Obamacare' sign-ups begin Thursday amid stabilizing premiums and more choice

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