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How to take care of those leftovers

"The Day after Turkey Day!" Leftovers. By now the turkey bones are simmering to make soup and the question is "what to do with the leftovers?" The "Touch" offers a little help on solving that problem with some tasty suggestions. o Bake up some cranberry jelly for a breakfast muffin. Cranberry Cube M

MESABI DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-24 01:57:00

Nibbles & notes: Earth Rider celebrating launch week with beer, music, prizes

Earth Rider Brewery is currently celebrating launch week - through Saturday - with five of its beers on tap at the Cedar Lounge taproom, 1715 N. Third St., Superior, in addition to live music and prizes. On tap: Precious Material (a German Helles lager), Earth Rider Pale Ale, Earth Rider IPA, North

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 10:12:00

Kick off the Thanksgiving holiday with Bradsgiving

VIRGINIA - The Friends of Brad Memorial Foundation (FOBMF) is organizing a festive pre-Thanksgiving celebration from 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22, at the Shop Coffeehouse and 218 Taphouse in Virginia. Bradsgiving will include music, homemade pie and a small silent auction. The event will feature

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE

United Way nets large, private donation

CHISHOLM - A generous donation from a couple of Iron Range natives is helping to get United Way of Northeastern Minnesota's (UWNEMN) new digs a running start. The nonprofit recently acquired office space in the former Minnesota Power Service Center located in the Chisholm Industrial Park. Al and Eri

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 12:00:00

Snocross takes stock in its future

When longtime snocross team owner Steve Scheuring emptied out his race trailer from last year, there wasn't a lot worth keeping. "There were three parts that fit from last year's sled onto this year's," Scheuring explained. "One was a track, one was a ball joint and one was a little oil tank, and th

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2017-11-24 03:29:09

'A Night of Memories' at the Eveleth Mayor's Ball in December

EVELETH - "A Night of Memories" can be danced away during the Eveleth Mayor's Ball on Dec. 2. "Join us for the rebirth of community activities with the grand reopening of the city auditorium," said Mayor Robert Vlaisavljevich over email. This semi-formal event will celebrate the grand re-opening of

MESABI DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-23 03:00:00

Best bets: Mason, Snakes and Johansen

Mason Jennings returns to Duluth A Minnesota singer-songwriter who has earned a four-star review from Rolling Stone with an album he created on GarageBand ("Blood of Man," 2009, and he played the instruments himself) returns to Duluth. Mason Jennings plays a show at 8 p.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart M

DULUTH NEWS TRIBUNE - 2017-11-23 08:52:00

HHS alumnus promotes inclusion at youth conference

ST. PAUL - Around 18,000 youth and educators - including students from several Iron Range school - attended WE Day on Nov. 8, at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. Among those participating in the event created to celebrate young people committed to making a difference were 25 students representing Hib

HIBBING DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-22 12:00:00

3 teens charged in murder of Lyft driver in April

MAYWOOD, Ill. - Three teenagers from Maywood have been charged with murdering a Lyft driver. Police say Trevon Thomas, 19, Denarvis Mendenhall, 19, and a 16-year-old male took part in the shooting death of 53-year-old Lyft driver Adaranijo Adekunte on April 26 in Des Plaines. Adekunte was found in h

WGNTV.COM - 2017-11-23 13:09:46

Crowds Gather For Thanksgiving Day Parade

CHICAGO (CBS) - A big and festive crowd lined State Street in the Loop for the annual McDonald's Thanksgiving Day Parade. The parade stepped off onto sunny skies on a brisk but bearable morning. Marching bands, cultural acts, Ronald McDonald, Santa and the pirate Jack Sparrow all in attendance. This

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-23 10:43:41

4 in 5 Illinois debris dump sites high in toxins

In this Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017, photo, several slabs of demolition concrete waste that will be recycled and made into a "clean" fine fill material, background left, and "clean" course fill material, background right, sit at the Chicago Street Clean Construction Demolition Debris facility in Joliet,

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2017-11-23 18:07:00

Indoor Farmer's Market Comes to First Congregational of GE

Indoor Winter Farmers Market to Be Held in Glen Ellyn Market offers community members an opportunity to purchase food from local farmers and vendors First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn in Chicago's western suburbs is Co-hosting one of Faith in Place'sitinerant indoor Winter Farmers Markets on

PATCH - 2017-11-23 22:00:00

Ex-Buffalo Grove Mayor Ends 59th District State Rep Campaign

BUFFALO GROVE, IL - The former mayor of Buffalo Grove announced this week he is dropping out of the race to succeed Carol Sente (D-Vernon Hills) as 59th District state representative. Elliott Hartstein issued a statement saying he will not be submitting paperwork for run when the filing period for e

PATCH - 2017-11-23 21:06:50

Lombard home uninhabitable after fire, no injuries reported

A house fire Wednesday night in west suburban Lombard left the home uninhabitable, but no injuries were reported. Firefighters were called about 8:30 p.m. to a home on fire in the 1100 block of School, according to the Lombard Fire Department. The house was in flames when crews arrived and a vehicle

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES - 2017-11-23 23:47:00

Glen Ellyn Extends Yard Waste Collection Deadline

GLEN ELLYN, IL - Glen Ellyn residents have a little more time to gather up those broken branches, fallen leaves, and errant pinecones this year. The village has extended its yard waste collection deadline until Monday, Dec. 4. Composting will still be available every other week. Yard waste stickers

PATCH - 2017-11-23 15:48:30

Woman charged after using flamethrower to burn her own car, police say

BARRINGTON, Ill. - A Barrington woman was charged after police said she used a flamethrower to destroy her own car, and then lied to officials about it. Julie Gagne, 47, was charged Wednesday with arson and filing a false police report. Police said she set her car on fire on November 10 around 10:30

WGNTV.COM - 2017-11-22 22:45:32

Cheerleaders participate in H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - Thursday's 68th annual H-E-B Thanksgiving Day Parade in Houston featured two cheerleaders from Sinton and one from Calallen. Crystal Palomo and Kendal Kolb from Smith Middle School and Kennedy Barnett from Calallen Middle School were selected to perform with an elite gro

KIII TV3 - 2017-11-23 18:07:08

Driver killed after veering off road and hitting tree

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - Corpus Christi police say a 36-year old man was driving northbound on the Crosstown Expressway near 16th Street when he veered off the road and hit a tree Thursday night. The victim was taken to Spohn Shoreline Hospital where he was pronounced dead. Lieutenant Timothy Fr

KIII TV3 - 2017-11-24 04:49:41

Acting President of Citgo detained in Valenzuela in Anti-Corruption Operation

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - According to the Associated Press the acting president of Citgo has been detained. The overseer of the state-owned oil company's U.S. subsidiary, and five other executives were detained for their alleged involvement in a corruption scheme, officials said Tuesday. Jose Pe

KIII TV3 - 2017-11-23 16:25:25

Steven 'Blue Jay' Presley keeps music alive

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - A story of one man who has known difficult times on the street and faces impossible changes every day finds a silver lining on Thanksgiving. "Seven years ago I lost my ability to walk. and that was the worst moment of my life," Steven "Blue Jay" Presley said. 64-year-ol

KIII TV3 - 2017-11-24 00:45:39