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Depressed Minnesota mom who killed baby gets prison for manslaughter
Dayton, legislators work on health insurance aid as deadline nears
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Conservation Officer Report: Deer takes dive into den
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
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March 23, 2017
Catholic leaders told to come down from pulpit to deal with sexual abuse
ROME - Catholic leaders must come down "from the pulpit" to acknowledge that clergy sexual abuse of children and cover-ups had broken the Church's...
16 hours 49 min ago
March 18, 2017
Faith Conversations: 'Beauty will save the world,' he said; I agree
Last Saturday, I spent the day with over 600 other ladies for the Fargo Diocese's Redeemed Women's conference. The event centered on the reality...
March 18, 2017 - 10:23am
March 17, 2017
Duluth Diocese gets bankruptcy extension
DULUTH — The Diocese of Duluth has been granted an extension to deliver its plan to emerge from bankruptcy protection. The Catholic diocese,...
March 17, 2017 - 5:05pm
March 15, 2017
U.S. Catholics allowed corned beef on St. Patrick's Day Friday, meat industry cheers
CHICAGO -- In recent weeks, the U.S. meat industry has found itself wrestling with a culinary conundrum: Would American Roman Catholics be able...
March 15, 2017 - 5:04pm
March 10, 2017
Pope signals elderly married men could become priests
BERLIN -- Pope Francis has said he is willing to consider ordaining older married men as priests in isolated communities, but has ruled out making...
March 10, 2017 - 5:06pm
March 9, 2017
Amateur historian helped expose mass grave at former Catholic orphanage in Ireland
TUAM, Ireland -- Catherine Corless has been haunted all her life by childhood memories of the skinny children from the local Catholic home for...
March 9, 2017 - 9:48am
February 28, 2017
Reader Opinion: We need to grow up
To make maple syrup, gather lots of very thin, light sap from maple trees. Boil it down. Add more sap. Continue doing this until you boil down 40 gallons of sap into 1 gallon of syrup, really concentrating it. This is the same technique humans use on themselves and each other. They/we...
February 28, 2017 - 9:30am
February 23, 2017
Pope: 'Better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic'
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis delivered another criticism of some members of his own Church on Thursday, Feb. 23, suggesting it is better...
February 23, 2017 - 9:29am
February 19, 2017
‘It makes you feel you belong’: Schools provide Muslim students space, time for daily prayers
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. — Somali immigrants who come to live here quickly learn to deal with the huge differences between Africa and America....
February 19, 2017 - 12:33pm
February 11, 2017
Living Faith: Murphy encounter produces prayer plunge
Back in December, I interviewed poet Timothy Murphy and some of his literary comrades about his poetry book, "Devotions," for our bi-weekly "Faith...
February 11, 2017 - 10:06am
February 10, 2017
Clergy View: Jesus is alive and listening
I recently heard the testimony of a medical doctor who fled his home due to severe persecution in his African village. Amongst great distress...
February 10, 2017 - 12:04am
Valentine's ham dinner planned PINE RIVER—Pine River United Methodist Church, 348 Barclay Ave., Pine River, is serving a Valentine's ham dinner from 4:30-7 p.m. Saturday. Cost is $9 for adults; ages 6 and under free. Traditional Latin Mass planned A Traditional Latin Mass is...
February 10, 2017 - 12:02am
February 9, 2017
Reader Opinion: Preach and praise
I look forward to the Religion section on Fridays. But I am reminded of a very old saying about catching more of something with honey. I can't recall what they were trying to catch. A few weeks ago, a woman writer wrote such a powerful message on that page. She spoke of hope, faith...
February 9, 2017 - 10:18am
February 3, 2017
Local leaders speak out against pause in travel
Several Brainerd area voices have spoken out publicly regarding President Trump's executive order, widely known as a travel ban, since it was enacted a week ago. The executive order stopped all refugees for 120 days, stopped Syrian refugees indefinitely and blocked entry for people...
February 3, 2017 - 8:48pm
February 2, 2017
Trump vows to end prohibition on church political activity
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump on Thursday, Feb. 2, vowed to free churches and other tax-exempt institutions of a 1954 U.S. law banning...
February 2, 2017 - 5:16pm