Valley City, N.D. pastor resigned after reportedly being extorted by exotic dancer
UPDATED 12:48 p.m.
MOORHEAD - A Valley City, N.D., pastor resigned from his post the same day he contacted police here about an exotic dancer extorting him to keep their affair secret.
The Rev. Mark S. Ostgarden resigned from his position as associate pastor at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Valley City on June 5. He had served there for about nine years, according to the Rev. Randy Schlecht, senior pastor at the church.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at email@example.com and we can help you.