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Cooking Channel host visits Hastings

Mo Rocca, left, host of the Cooking Channel show "My Grandmother's Ravioli", is pictured talking with Hastings resident Áslaug Warmboe between takes. Mo Rocca and his film crew set up in Warmboe's kitchen July 1-2 to film an episode of the show featuring her Icelandic cooking. (Star Gazette photo by Katrina Styx)
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Hastings got a taste of celebrity this week.

Mo Rocca, the host of the Cooking Channel's "My Grandmother's Ravioli," has been in town to film an episode of the show.

A Hastings resident and her Icelandic cooking will be featured on the show. Mo Rocca and his film crew spent Tuesday and Wednesday, July 1 and 2, filming at the home of Áslaug Warmboe and her family. The Cooking Channel host has also been spoted visiting at least one local restaurant.

Look for a feature story on Warmboe and the show in the July 10 issue of the Hastings Star Gazette.

Katrina Styx

Katrina Styx started working at the Hastings Star Gazette 2010 as a reporter. She became the editor in 2016. She has a bachelor's degree in English with a minor in journalism from the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. Prior to coming to Hastings, Katrina reported for weekly newspapers in Jordan, Minn., and River Falls, Wis.

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