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Helpers in Haiti
PERHAM — Tanja and Jeremiah Dwire’s lives were dramatically changed after a mission trip to Haiti in December 2012. After returning to the U.S., the Dwires were inspired to do more to help the people of Haiti — especially widows and orphans. They created the 7:10 Foundation,...
April 2, 2014 - 9:02pm
February 14, 2013
Electrifying rural Haiti
WORTHINGTON -- A lineman with Nobles Cooperative Electric recently returned from a three-week stint in a small Haitian village, where he worked...
February 14, 2013 - 10:55pm
April 30, 2012
A better life in Worthington
WORTHINGTON -- The sole reason Ernst Coriolan and his wife, Carol, moved to Worthington was to job-hunt. Today, Worthington remains home for...
April 30, 2012 - 8:42pm
June 10, 2010
Local kids lead fundraisers for Haiti
WORTHINGTON -- It was all their idea. And it turned out to be a good one. It was the students in Deb Marquardt's third-grade class and the seventh-graders in Rebecca McGaughey's advisory class who came up with the idea to raise money for those affected by Haiti's mid-January earthquake....
education / news
June 10, 2010 - 8:15pm
April 12, 2010
Hy-Vee helps Haiti
DES MOINES, IA - Hy-Vee customers throughout the Midwest contributed a total of $100,000 to the American Red Cross International Response Fund during Hy-Vee's "Help Us Help Haiti" campaign. The funds collected will be used by the Red Cross to provide ongoing assistance to victims...
business / news
April 12, 2010 - 12:00am
January 23, 2010
Every bit helps
WINDOM -- He had been saving for a trip, but when Alex Altman learned about the tragedy that struck Haiti, he decided there were people who needed the money more than he did. He sent a money order the next day. Alex is 6 years old. "I was saving for a duck hunting trip to Argentina,"...
January 23, 2010 - 12:00am
January 21, 2010
Bemidji nurse heading to Haiti
BEMIDJI - Registered nurse Dan Critchfield will soon be tending to patients in Haiti. Critchfield, who works in the North County Regional Hospital Emergency Department, has volunteered with International Faith Missions to provide medical services in Haiti, which is reeling from the...
January 21, 2010 - 1:30pm
MIssion to Haiti: Sheldon volunteers survive earthquake, return home
SHELDON, Iowa -- Rachel Roozeboom was riding in the back of a truck, returning to Port-au-Prince from a village where she and other volunteers...
January 21, 2010 - 12:00am
January 20, 2010
Kids Against Hunger packs meals for Haiti
ALEXANDRIA - They came, they helped, they packaged and they boxed up nearly 45,000 meals that will be shipped to the people of Haiti. They included church youth groups and other organizations, businesses and community members anywhere between the ages of 4 and 84. Luther Crest Bible...
January 20, 2010 - 1:00pm
January 19, 2010
Column: Sometimes, the Earth is cruel
MIAMI -- That is ultimately the fundamental lesson here, as children wail, families sleep out of doors, and the dead lie unclaimed in the rubble...
opinion / columns
January 19, 2010 - 12:00am
Whether by text, Internet or check, local Red Cross office encourages donations
WORTHINGTON -- Ten dollars may not seem like much, but when it comes from a multitude of different pockets, it can sure add up fast. According to Joyce Jacobs, the executive director at the Southwest Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross, more than $20 million in donations...
January 19, 2010 - 12:00am
January 18, 2010
Haitian expatriates gather in Fargo
January 18, 2010 - 2:00pm
Minn. churches reach out to Haiti
FARMINGTON - At least two Farmington churches with ties to Haiti are making plans to help that country recover from the destruction caused by an earthquake earlier this week. The River Church has set up a fund to collect aid for the Caribbean country, where thousands are dead and...
January 18, 2010 - 9:58am
January 15, 2010
Duluth pastor's son dies in Haiti earthquake
DULUTH -- The adult son of two Lutheran pastors has apparently perished under a Port-au-Prince mountainside building that collapsed during Tuesday's Haitian earthquake. Benjamin Larson, the youngest child of the Rev. April Ulring Larson, senior pastor at First Lutheran Church in...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am