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If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
MN state agencies receive 10 government innovation awards
MN minimum wage set to go up August 1
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
The smell of football is in the air
DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Hole in one
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Apple Music buys ‘Carpool Karaoke’ TV series
Park Rapids Crazy Days July 28-29
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Adults playing their games...
Letter: Unendorsed 7th District candidate should bow out
Letter: Union workers advocate for pipeline
Cheers to young volunteers
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
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
August 17, 2009
ELCA meets this week, likely to vote on rules involving gay pastors
GRAND FORKS - The largest U.S. Lutheran denomination looks to be set to decide this week if it's going to change its rules and allow gays and lesbians in committed relationships to be pastors. The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, like other mainline Protestant denominations,...
August 17, 2009 - 10:13am
May 18, 2009
Northwest Minnesota Synod votes down gay clergy proposal
MOORHEAD - By a margin of just two votes, the Northwest Minnesota Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America gave a thumbs-down Sunday to recommendations that would open the door for non-celibate gays to serve in the clergy. "That's about as razor's edge as you can get,"...
May 18, 2009 - 9:27am
May 4, 2009
Eastern North Dakota ELCA synod won't back gay clergy plan
GRAND FORKS, N.D.
May 4, 2009 - 8:54am
May 1, 2009
May 1, 2009 - 12:29pm
March 20, 2009
Pastor defends mission of Bemidji's People's Church
BEMIDJI - It may not be expanding, but People's Church also is not going away. If anything, the recent decision by the Greater Bemidji Area Joint Planning Board to deny an expansion project for the church has re-energized the congregation. "We have the right to buy property, we...
March 20, 2009 - 9:15am
February 25, 2009
Closing of Perham church and merger with larger Catholic church inspires meetings
PERHAM - "Becoming One in the Spirit" will be the theme of a series of presentations and discussions, as St. Henry's and St. Stanislaus churches prepare to merge. A highly sought after pastor and speaker, the Rev. Tim Nolan will lead the discussions, set March 1-4 at St. Henry's. Nolan's...
February 25, 2009 - 9:01am
February 19, 2009
ELCA panel urges Lutheran group to allow clergy to live in gay, lesbian relationships
GRAND FORKS - In what promises to be a controversial move unprecedented in the history of Lutheranism in the United States, a national task force of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America recommends that the nation's largest Lutheran denomination change its policy and allow homosexual...
February 19, 2009 - 2:54pm