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Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Travel alert: Westbound I-94 blocked between Osakis and Alexandria
Frost Advisory: Areas Of Frost May Develop Overnight
Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87 just before heart surgery
COLA to host Homecoming games Thursday
Roth, Smith tied heading to Chip-N Club final round
DL swimmers second to Visitation at Otter Invitational
FOOTBALL: Raiders beat up on winless Gators
Johnson’s first place finish leads DL boys to second at Milaca Mega Meet
Fostering hope: Local woman organizes ‘kid kits’ fundraiser for county’s foster care program
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
Larry A. Hanson
Ronald R. Aanerud
Genevieve E. Michaelson
David Melvin Hagen
Joan Elaine Wilson
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
Pine to Palm
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
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