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Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Stewart named to dean's list at St. Mary's University
Kjos turns 90
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Column: Drinking in the joy of life
Friends & Neighbors
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Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Martin E. Cox
Are these people enduring age discrimination? You be the judge
DL student population is growing, school buildings need to keep up
Is the Minnesota Commerce Department Out of Control?
Lynn Hummel column: The top 15 lessons in the school of life
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
September 11, 2010
Area Muslims react to threats against Quran
Sameer Abufardeh recalls hearing an old proverb in his native Palestine. "If one man throws a stone into a well," the saying goes, "it takes 1,000 men to get it out." That axiom reminds the Fargo resident of the furor created by the Florida minister who has threatened to burn the...
September 11, 2010 - 11:02am
August 17, 2010
The ELCA: a denomination in flux
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's 2009 Churchwide Assembly was a landmark gathering. After years of debate, voting members at last August's assembly opened the door for non-celibate gays to serve in the clergy. They also approved a much-debated social statement on human...
August 17, 2010 - 7:32am
January 30, 2010
Fargo's Hope Lutheran allocates funds to ELCA
FARGO -- Months after it suspended funding to the national offices of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Fargo's Hope Lutheran Church approved a $10,000 fund for the national organization. The $10,000 designated for the national office was not in the original budget presented...
January 30, 2010 - 8:55am
December 17, 2009
Long Prairie church nears ELCA exodus
LONG PRAIRIE -- Congregants at American Lutheran Church in Long Prairie, Minn., have voted in favor of a resolution to leave the nation's largest...
December 17, 2009 - 8:50am
December 14, 2009
Wisconsin man invents sanitary communion wafer dispenser
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. - The current panic over the H1N1 flu pandemic couldn't have happened at a better time for a local inventor here. Doug Henricksen...
December 14, 2009 - 6:54am
October 29, 2009
Hope Lutheran in Fargo suspends funding to ELCA
FARGO -- Fargo's largest Evangelical Lutheran Church in America congregation has suspended its funding to the ELCA. A letter dated Oct. 20 on the Hope Lutheran Church Web site states that the "leadership has suspended all financial support to the ELCA and will develop a process...
October 29, 2009 - 1:53pm
October 28, 2009
Another church suspends ELCA funding
FARGO -- The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's decision to change its policy on gays in the clergy continues to have a local impact,...
October 28, 2009 - 9:43am
October 26, 2009
Alexandria priest's grave has healing powers, some say
ALEXANDRIA -- He listens to those in need. He is there when people want to cry on his shoulder. He loves unconditionally. He gives hope to people in despair. Some think he helps heal the sick. And he does it all from his grave. Even in death, Darin Didier continues to touch people's...
October 26, 2009 - 9:08am
Regional churches discuss ECLA decisions on gay clergy
MOORHEAD -- Lutheran congregations in Moorhead and Hawley, each engaged in passionate, yet polite, discussions on recent controversial decisions made regarding gays serving in the clergy. The meetings at Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd in Moorhead and Hawley Lutheran Church...
October 26, 2009 - 8:38am
October 18, 2009
Bishops not seeing any effects of ELCA vote
FARGO -- Despite all the noise surrounding controversial decisions made at the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America's Churchwide Assembly, the eight weeks since haven't seen a stampede of local congregations voting to sever ties with the denomination. It appears that only one...
October 18, 2009 - 5:59pm
October 5, 2009
Lutheran group kicks off annual gathering in Fargo
FARGO -- Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ kicked off its annual gathering Sunday in Fargo - a homecoming for some and something...
October 5, 2009 - 9:53am
October 3, 2009
Fargo Lutheran gathering may draw unhappy members
FARGO -- Fargo will be ground zero for the Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ annual gathering, and some of those attending may use it as a way to find a new church that reflects their values. Of the 600 people registered for the event, which starts Sunday at Atonement...
October 3, 2009 - 12:15pm
Fargo-area churches make changes to prevent spread of H1N1
FARGO -- Fargo-area churches are doing their part to prevent the spread of H1N1 influenza. The Catholic Diocese of Fargo issued guidelines this week of voluntary actions parishioners and clergy can take to stay healthy. Some guidelines are: Shaking hands during mass is dis...
October 3, 2009 - 12:09pm
August 26, 2009
Waubun priest vies for spot on Episcopalian bishop ballot
PARK RAPIDS -- A small Episcopal church - so tiny it had to merge with a Presbyterian church to survive - has offered one of its own priests...
August 26, 2009 - 11:47am
August 21, 2009
ELCA assembly approves allowing congregations to recognize gay relationships
MINNEAPOLIS - The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Churdchwide Assembly passed a resolution, 619-402, Friday morning that allows congregations to recognize gay relationships. But an even more historic vote regarding whether the ELCA will allow non-celibate gays to become clergy...
August 21, 2009 - 3:08pm