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'Depression is not your identity': Duluth student shares struggles with mental illness, advocates for more resources
Camp Ripley ceremony honors new commander Kruse
5-year-old shoots 3-year-old in Otter Tail County
Moorhead lawyer fights two-decade war on circumcision
'It made me stronger': MN, WIS women recount a mix of military experiences
No. 14 Gophers men's basketball moves to 4-0 with win over Western Carolina
'I'm just playing football': A humble Adam Thielen is the Vikings' feel-good story
Vikings shut down Rams’ high-powered attack in key 24-7 win
With online registration of deer, Wisconsin DNR biologist misses hunter interaction
'Dogs fit to be split: Miami rallies to down UMD and earn split of NCHC series
Letter: To respect the flag, stand for it
Letter: Let's keep clocks as is all year
Column: College and career readiness at Worthington High School
Tooting your own horn could help others
Column: Stating the case for tax reform
Lyle F. Bennett
Loy W. Storey
Shirley Ann Beck
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Disheveled Theologian: Theological Stocking Stuffers, Week 2 -- Angel Anxiety Advice
On the menu for brides
There's more to pumpkin than pie ... 3 recipes to try
Brother I didn't want becomes key to parenting success
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Carlsbeek 50th anniversary
Brock 65th anniversary
Winter 98th birthday
Namanny 90th birthday
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July 22, 2017
Disheveled Theologian: Some bright morning … or evening
Summer is a time for thunderstorms. At least it is here on the prairie. We get these hot, humid days and oftentimes thunderstorms arise as a result. Not too surprising. Not exactly memorable.
July 22, 2017 - 6:56am
July 12, 2017
Let married men become priests, says pastor of America's largest Catholic church
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — He started his Charlotte career in 1974 as the first priest ordained in the brand new Catholic diocese here. He ends it this...
July 12, 2017 - 1:20pm
July 8, 2017
Faith Conversations: Nun celebrates 60 years as Carmelite
WAHPETON, N.D. — The diamond jubilee for Sister Margaret Mary reflects that "diamonds" are truly rare. The occasion highlighting the Carmelite's...
July 8, 2017 - 10:31am
July 7, 2017
Disheveled Theologian: The truth about fulfillment
One hundred. It’s a nice number. An even number. A celebratory number. Kids have parties on the 100th day of school. We have 100 pennies in a dollar. One hundred years of anything is worth commemorating. That being said, I can’t help but acknowledge that today marks the 100th...
July 7, 2017 - 7:15pm
July 3, 2017
In a small Minn. town that went for Trump, a Muslim doctor tries to understand his neighbors
DAWSON, Minn. - The doctor was getting ready. Must look respectable, he told himself. Must be calm. He changed into a dark suit, blue shirt and...
July 3, 2017 - 8:57am
June 24, 2017
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
When Peter Mehl checked his blood pressure shortly after arriving in the Ukraine on May 11, something seemed off. "He had me take mine, because...
June 24, 2017 - 9:47am
June 23, 2017
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Summertime. And yes, the living is easy … most of the time. Well, sometimes. Well, right now, at least. Though I do have a deadline to meet, so that gives the “easy” a little less ease.
June 23, 2017 - 7:02pm
June 18, 2017
'Today is today and I love you': From Madagascar to Duluth, couple’s love endures for seven decades
Arndt Braaten was never one to make impulsive decisions. When he was confirmed into the Lutheran church, for example, the 13-year-old saw it...
June 18, 2017 - 6:00am
June 9, 2017
Disheveled Theologian: A CATastrophe in the making
It’s been a while since I wrote about our cats. (I checked.) So here goes. We have two cats. Two sweet, naughty cats. Here’s how the kitty math adds up: One stray cat (five and a half years ago) plus one neighbor’s cat (five and a half years plus a week or two) equals three...
June 9, 2017 - 7:46pm
June 2, 2017
Disheveled Theologian: Scents and sensibilities
Scent. They say that there is no memory-trigger more powerful. While I do not believe everything that “they” say, I do believe this. Have you ever stepped into a store, for example, and smelled something that immediately transported you to a different place?
June 2, 2017 - 8:47pm
May 31, 2017
Catholic Charities Diocese of Winona wins national award
WINONA — Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Winona is a recipient of the 2017 When Work Works Award for exemplary workplace practices.
May 31, 2017 - 8:38pm
May 24, 2017
Disheveled Theologian: Once upon a time 37 years and one week ago …
I really ought to have written about this last week. But I didn’t think of it last week, so I guess this week will have to do. Last Thursday — the day my column was in the paper — was an anniversary. May 18th, 1980. 37 years ago. At 8:32 a.m. Know what I’m talking about?
May 24, 2017 - 7:01pm
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
LOS ANGELES - Viewers who liked Mike Huckabee when he held forth on Fox News Channel on Saturday nights are likely to get a super-serving of...
May 24, 2017 - 5:16pm
May 21, 2017
Hauser: When Jesus told his disciples they were to be salt, light
A man named Matthew, who lived when Jesus did, wrote about the most famous sermon Jesus taught, called the Sermon on the Mount. Large crowds...
May 21, 2017 - 8:54am
May 14, 2017
Hauser: Powered by purpose, directed by faith
Seventeen years ago my wife, Teri, and I quit our jobs, sold our home in Blaine, Minn., and moved to Fargo-Moorhead to pursue a dream God planted...
May 14, 2017 - 7:59am