Archives returns to our roots

General Mills Archives

Betty Crocker, Poppin’ Fresh, the Green Giant and Cadwallader Washburn – along with a slew of historic General Mills artifacts and memorabilia – are on the move. The General Mills Archives... View Full Post

Meet the Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest winner

Glori Spriggs

Glori Spriggs didn’t have far to go to compete in the 46th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Spriggs, from nearby Henderson, was in fact the only finalist... View Full Post

The 46th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest

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As I post this, the announcement of the million dollar grand prize winner in the 46th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest is just hours away. The 100 finalists prepared their contest-worthy recipes this... View Full Post

Medal of Honor winner shines spotlight on veterans

Medal of Honor winner Sal Giunta

A decade ago, a teenaged Sal Giunta left his Cedar Rapids, Iowa, home and job at Subway restaurant for the rugged terrain of Afghanistan. He returned a decorated U.S. Army hero. To mark Veterans Day,... View Full Post

Honoring fallen heroes

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The “Dark Horse Battalion” was deployed in 2010 to an area of Afghanistan ruled by the Taliban. There they encountered more than 520 firefights and had more than 200 injured Marines – many of... View Full Post