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Back-pats and hard truths: Eight Minnesota teens take polite gun-control pitches, not protests, to the Capitol
The Amazon HQ2 scramble: Minnesota's failed bid, in 3 short chapters
Rural Equity Project having its say in St. Paul: Groups hope to make a difference for rural Minnesotans
Sister of man accused in explosives case charged for alleged threat to witness
Ervin Santana still can't make a fist or grip a baseball post-surgery
COLLEGE MEN'S HOCKEY: UMD goes from life support to Sioux Falls for NCAA West Regional
Twins' shortstop Polanco suspended 80 games for PED use
COMMENTARY: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
Rainy Lake guide Billy Dougherty to be inducted into Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
Shout out to our teachers
How little -- not big -- moments remind you about living
Staging your home not as easy as you think
What to look for on plant descriptions
Column: Assistive technologies benefit all
Dorothy J. Saathoff
Ronald "Ron" Francis
A place to call home: Central Minn. parents open their arms to children with special needs
Doors to a better place: After years of unrest, stability coming to group homes
Disheveled Theologian: It's your choice
Change in ‘milestone’ announcements takes effect March 31
Hope for fighting deadly impatiens disease
out and about
Holtrop 60th anniversary
Smit 70th anniversary
Birth: Tate Ruyter Wintz
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
Data: Nov. 27, 2017
March 17, 2018
Disheveled Theologian: It's your choice
I have mentioned before that my parents only listened to classical music while I was growing up. They still do, for that matter. Very rarely, certain pieces of music would come on the radio that my mother didn’t enjoy. Pieces like Ravel’s “Bolero.” I think it’s safe to...
March 17, 2018 - 9:15am
Bart and Sherry DeBoer to speak at 25th Community Prayer Breakfast
WORTHINGTON — Bart and Sherry DeBoer have continued on what could be described as an amazing road to recovery over the last 20 months. On...
March 17, 2018 - 8:15am
March 10, 2018
Disheveled Theologian: Let's always keep the ability to say 'thanks!'
I couldn’t help but laugh on Sunday night when Allison Janney, winner of the Best Supporting Actress category at the 2018 Academy Awards, stood at the microphone to make her acceptance speech and the first words out of her mouth were, “I did it all by myself.” She then giggled...
March 10, 2018 - 9:15am
March 3, 2018
In tragedy, let's choose prayer before politics
On Feb. 14, President Donald Trump offered "prayers and condolences to the families of the victims of the Florida shootings," adding, "No child,...
March 3, 2018 - 8:46am
Disheveled Theologian: Eggcups of the world, unite
When I was a little girl, I had a napkin collection. Every time I was at a party or event that had a paper napkin I found particularly pretty, I’d do everything I could to not ruin it by wiping my mouth on it’s papery beauty. I’m pretty sure my sleeves suffered as a result....
March 3, 2018 - 8:45am
March 2, 2018
Why 20-somethings grapple faith in a faithless world
FARGO — Flipping through TV channels and scrolling through trending hashtags, we find that escaping news of the world's latest tragedies...
March 2, 2018 - 8:47am
February 28, 2018
Worthington Lao Temple working on expansion
WORTHINGTON — Lao Temple Siri Buddharam is constructing an add-on to its reunion hall that includes a bathroom, showers and kitchen area. ...
February 28, 2018 - 7:55am
Local group completes mission work in Antigua, Guatemala
WORTHINGTON — Retired dentist Ed McNiece received more hugs from patients in four days doing oral health care in Antigua, Guatemala, than he...
February 28, 2018 - 7:15am
February 24, 2018
Disheveled Theologian: Billy Graham's hope (is the same as ours)
I arrived at work on Wednesday morning, sat down, and as I pulled my cell phone from my pocket and set it on my desk beside me, across the screen came a message from CNN: “Famed evangelist Billy Graham dies at 99”. “Bless his heart,” I thought, “how happy he must be.”...
February 24, 2018 - 9:15am
February 22, 2018
Church turns garbage into good night's sleep through 'Mat Ministry'
FARGO — It's quiet on weekday mornings at First Congregational United Church of Christ in Fargo. Five people — four women and one...
February 22, 2018 - 5:48pm
February 17, 2018
Disheveled Theologian: Of mince and (paper) men
We’ve been under the weather at our house recently with influenza and I don’t know what all. Let’s just say it sure makes a person appreciate being well again.
February 17, 2018 - 9:23am
February 10, 2018
Jemima's joy comes from keeping it simple
FARGO — Jemima Heppner finds herself drawn to the simple, whether in food choices, parenting focus, or prayer approach. "My faith is not...
February 10, 2018 - 11:16am
Disheveled Theolgian: The 10,316 milestone
10,316 days. Or, read another way, 28 years, 34 days. That’s how long the Berlin Wall stood. It’s also how long it has been gone.
February 10, 2018 - 9:18am
February 3, 2018
Disheveled Theologian: Clickbait
“You’ll be amazed by what you see!” “The truth will stun you.” “These people were aghast when they heard this!” “What do these Floridians eat every day for breakfast? You won’t believe the answer!” Good grief! Stop the presses and cull out the clickbait. I can’t...
February 3, 2018 - 10:27am
Dad's influence embedded deeply in my heart
On a frigid, black night in January 2013, my father's soul slipped away. The day of this writing, it's been exactly five years. I've written...
February 3, 2018 - 9:07am