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Healthy Oven-Fried Chicken

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This recipe is a good one! Having been the recipient of a donor's heart in September 2001, we all should strive for healthier cooking habits, less sodium, better health. Thanks for letting me participate once again in your beautiful yearly publication. Glad to be able to send my thoughts, suggestions to you. Great job everyone!!

Ingredients

3/4 cup wheat germ
1 teaspoon paprika
2 teaspoons dried parsley
1 teaspoon dried minced onion
1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
3/4 teaspoon ground sage
6 skinless chicken breasts, cleaned, drained (bone in or bonless)
1/2 cup lower fat buttermilk
Butter-flavored cooking spray

Instructions

In a bowl, mix the wheat germ with paprika, parsley, onion, garlic powder and sage. Dip chicken pieces in buttermilk, then roll in crumb mixture. Arrange in a 13x9-inch open baking pan. Sprinkle with a small amount of crumb mixture, turn sprinkle other side of breasts. Spray each piece with cooking spray, turning as before. Sprinkle any remaining crumb mixture over chicken pieces. Bake uncovered at 375 degrees about 45 minutes to one hour. Makes 6 servings.

Ron Schriefer
Moline



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  Today is Thursday, July 31, the 212th day of 2014. There are 153 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: A corps of surgeons now occupies the new hospital quarters at the Garrison Hospital on the Rock Island Arsenal. A fence has been installed to enclose the prison hospital.
1889 -- 125 years ago: B. Winter has let a contract to Christ Schreiner for a two story brick building with a double store front on the south side of 3rd Avenue just west of 17th Street. The estimated cost was $4,500.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Germany sent simultaneous ultimatums to Russia and France, demanding that Russia suspend mobilization within 12 hours and demanding that France inform Germany within 18 hours. In the case of war between Germany and Russia, France would remain neutral.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Civil service offices at the post office and the Rock Island Arsenal were swamped as more than 700 youths sought 15 machinist apprenticeships at the Arsenal.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Last night, American Legion Post 246 in Moline figuratively handed over the trousers to a female ex-Marine and petticoat rule began. Olga Swanson, of Moline, was installed as the first woman commander of the post .
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Quad City Civic Center captured the excitement and interest of a convention of auditorium managers this weekend in Reno, Nev. Bill Adams, civic center authority chairman, said the 10,000-seat arena planned for downtown Moline has caught the eye of construction firms, suppliers, management teams and concession groups.








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