Kim Ode

Reporter | Features
Phone: 612-673-7185
Kim Ode has been with the Star Tribune since 1985 in a variety of jobs. She currently writes Variety features and leads the monthly Baking Central feature in Taste.

Recent content from Kim Ode

Brony king M.A. Larson visits hometown Burnsville with new novel

Minnesota native M.A. Larson returns to talk about his new princess fantasy novel, his Brony fame and kindness.

Updated: February 25, 2015, - 03:01 PM

Baking Central: Why potato bread makes the best toast ever

Toast may be trendy, but it's also a mainstay of the breakfast table and one of life's simple pleasures – if you start with the right bread.

Updated: February 19, 2015, - 06:01 AM

Erwin Marquit, state's best-known Communist, reflects on his life

Erwin Marquit, once the Communist candidate for governor, reflects on a life of blacklists, surveillance and principles as cancer claims his last days.

Updated: February 17, 2015, - 01:56 PM

Where did winter go? Ask miserable folks on East Coast

Minnesotans should empathize with New Englanders and their wicked bad weather. But what they call Winter Storm Neptune is what we might call “Tuesday.”

Updated: February 17, 2015, - 10:24 AM

Eat for Equity founder wants to turn diners into donors

A budding social entrepreneur has garnered national attention for using food to connect people and worthy causes.

Updated: February 07, 2015, - 09:26 PM

Lunar New Year is a feast and celebration of prosperity

This month's Lunar New Year brings families together to make dumplings, but the recipe may be a melding of tradition and trends.

Updated: February 06, 2015, - 02:01 PM

TV binge-watchers get chance to talk about favorite shows

Must Talk TV gives fans a face-to-face way to discuss the TV shows that keep them glued to their screens.

Updated: February 04, 2015, - 09:45 AM

Duluth's Lift Bridge is hiring a new "lifter”

The pay is good, and the view is great. But it's a job with ups and downs.

Updated: February 03, 2015, - 08:41 PM

Here's the science behind all that snot

Anyone with a stuffy nose these days can’t help but marvel at the Play-Doh Fun Factory working overtime between their ears, extruding an endless stream of … stuff.

Updated: January 28, 2015, - 03:08 PM

St. Paul F. Scott Fitzgerald group explores stories behind his stories

A discussion group about F. Scott Fitzgerald explores St. Paul's enduring influence over its glamorous, gallivanting son.

Updated: January 19, 2015, - 05:42 PM

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