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Donna's Cream Puffs

I remember going to the Wisconsin State Fair when I was a child and we always stood in a long line to get cream puffs. Now I can make my own. It is an easy recipe but it does take a strong arm to stir the flour and egg mixture together.

Donna's Sauerkraut and Sausage Soup

Who can be a Packer backer and not love sauerkraut? Choose low fat Italian turkey sausage, mild Polish sausage, German brats or spice it up with a hotly seasoned sausage for this full flavored soup.

Donna's Sausage Stuffed Mushroom

These will be the hit of the party. These can be made ahead and refrigerated. When ready to serve, reheat and place stuffed mushrooms in a slow cooker, a chafing dish, or small saucepan on the stove with a small amount of broth to keep warm.

Donna's Wild Rice Soup

This is an elegant soup that originated in Minnesota. It was made famous by Byerly's grocery store. There are many recipes for this soup and most of them are made with light or even heavy cream. This recipe is much lower in calories and fat but it is just as tasty.

Editorial: Governor Scott Walker

01/02/11Elections are about change - either the embrace of change or the rejection of change. The recent November election was a demand for change. And Scott Walker was elected to orchestrate it here in Wisconsin.The times require change - in…

Donna's Broccoli And Ham Strata

This is a great make-ahead breakfast or brunch meal. Use ham or Canadian bacon and any vegetables of your choice. Any left-over slices warm up great in the microwave.

Donna's Ham And White Bean Soup

Put this soup together with left over ham and mashed potatoes, but it is so good you may want to make it even if you don't have leftovers.

Your Right To Know: How Open Will Scott Walker Be?

By Mark Pitsch My first question was a softball: ?Will you pledge right now to run the most open, transparent gubernatorial administration in the history of the universe??Gov.-elect Scott Walker's one-word reply: "Absolutely."In fact, it's hard to imagine that Walker…

Donna's Blueberry Coffee Cake

Wake up in the morning to the warm aroma of freshly baked blueberry coffee cake topped with cinnamon streusel. 1/4 cup butter or margarine 1/2 cup sugar 1 egg 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt…

Walker Renews Calls For Union Concessions

Gov.-elect Scott Walker is renewing his call for state unions to pay more for their health care and pensions, saying it would help the state deal with a budget shortfall. VIDEO: Watch The Report

Charter Cracks Down On Internet 'Bandwidth Hogs'

Charter Communications unveiled a new initiative that it said could improve customers' Internet usage experience, and it could dramatically change the Internet use habits of a select few so-called "bandwidth hogs."