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Project aims to create 'Safe Routes to Schools'
No one found in home after Fergus Falls standoff
News briefs - Aug. 28 edition
State offers loans for homeowners with flood damage
Police scanner - Aug. 28 edition
Wolverines ready to play their own game
Wolverines to host Knights in season opener
Bison volleyball player Miron a big talent from a small town
Grand $lam Team Demolition Derby
Golf Scores - Aug. 21 edition
Royce Curtis Stave
TCHC Classic a hit
Staff coming aboard at Maslowski Wellness and Regional Center
ALC is an option for students
Dollar Tree to buy competitor Family Dollar
A new way to fish
Bluffton Hometown Days: Beanbag champs
Watermelon Days: This stuff is good!
Chicken and Corn feed; Right from the fryer
New Entrance at State fair open for bus riders
'Let's Be Cops' If you're looking for laughs, that's what you get
Birth announcements - Aug. 21 edition
CLC announces spring honors list
Thai chicken pizza
Langer recognized by US Achievement Academy
Birth announcements - Aug. 14 edition
How seniors can avoid scams
Gray area retirees
Can you wait in the intersection to turn left?
How Many Ways to the Father?
Top eight reasons to use your VA loan
August crop: Throwing bales
Applications open for Conservation Partners grants
Minnesota waterfowl season opens Sept. 27
Three boys and a dock
Hunters can target Canada geese beginning Aug. 9
Hubbard UMC featuring performance April 1
Hubbard United Methodist Church is featuring an evening performance of "The Seven Last Words of Christ" by T. Dubois. This performance will feature a 45 voice chorus, soloists and will be accompanied by a 25 member chamber orchestra and organ. The performance will be held April...
April 2, 2012 - 9:57am
'Christ in the Passover' presentation set
Jesus' Last Supper was actually a Jewish Passover. Sarah Ascher of Jews for Jesus will re-create the traditional Passover service and explain how it foreshadowed Jesus' death and resurrection in a presentation called "Christ in the Passover" at Wadena Assembly of God on Tuesday, April...
April 2, 2012 - 9:57am
March 24, 2012
Pastors Appreciation Breakfast is May 3
The 26th Annual Pastors Appreciation Breakfast will be held at the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 110 Colfax Ave SW, on Thursday, May 3 from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy fellowship and support the pastors. Reservations must be called in to the...
March 24, 2012 - 5:04pm
Desperate times call for prayer
I heard a story of three preachers who sat discussing the best positions for prayer, while a telephone repairman worked nearby. "Kneeling is definitely best," claimed one. "No," another contended. "I get the best results standing with my hands outstretched to Heaven." "You're...
March 24, 2012 - 4:06pm
March 18, 2012
New York Mills hosting fish fry fundraisers
The 2nd Annual Friday Night Fish Fry sponsored by the New York Mills Baseball Association will be held on upcoming Friday nights in March: Friday, March 23; and Friday, March 30 from 4-8 p.m. The meal will be served at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, and includes battered, deep fried...
March 18, 2012 - 3:41pm
Discovering a truth that will set us free
We live in a very confusing world. We complain about the lack of a true moral compass, especially for our young people - yet we don't pray with them or teach them the Word of God at home. We complain about lack of Sunday School teachers in church and the lack of attendance yet we...
March 18, 2012 - 1:52pm
Your Letters: Trust God, seek God for answers
This isn't about any other religion, it is about God's Word that is given to ALL people, whether believer yet or not. Pray that those who don't know Jesus Christ will turn and find forgiveness, hope and peace in Him. God is as close as the air we breathe. When He knocks on your heart's...
March 18, 2012 - 12:38pm
March 17, 2012
United Methodist showing 'Secretariat'
The United Methodist Church in Wadena, 23 SE Dayton Ave., is hosting a Family Movie Night on Sunday, March 18 from 6-8 p.m. They are showing "Secretariat," a family show inspired by a true story. There will be no admission charge, but a free will offering basket to support "no...
entertainment / food
March 17, 2012 - 3:19pm
Weil to perform at Verndale Family Life
Aaron Michael Weil has been touring across the nation performing in churches and concert halls for the last 16 years. Weil has had the privilege of playing at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, where he performed an opening concert for Ricky Skaggs. He has also performed with Mark...
March 17, 2012 - 1:51pm
March 16, 2012
Blood drive set in Eagle Bend
The 16th annual Clarissa/Eagle Bend Red Cross blood drive will be held at Faith Lutheran Church in Eagle Bend on Monday, March 26 from 1-7 p.m. and on Tuesday, March 27 from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sixteen-year-olds with a signed Red Cross parental/guardian consent form will be eligible...
March 16, 2012 - 3:34pm
March 11, 2012
Springfest tickets on sale
St. Ann's Church Springfest 2012 tickets are on sale now at Thrifty White Drug, Weber's Hardware, Harvest Thyme Bistro, and St. Ann's Rectory office. Not only do the proceeds help with parish expenses and education but many community funds including: Good Samaritan Fund, which has...
March 11, 2012 - 4:24pm
Your Letters: Muslim-Christian relations
Last week Alan Linda said there are "huge parallels between Muslim-Christian relations today and Muslim-Christian relations 1,000 years ago" (during the Christian crusades).
March 11, 2012 - 12:31pm
March 10, 2012
Forgiveness is the key to healing
Nothing hurts more than broken trust. When you love and care for someone and they use and abuse you and discard you as an old rag, it hurts a lot. God understands our hurt. He too was bruised and abused in relationships. We can choose to wallow in self-pity because we were hurt or...
March 10, 2012 - 3:46pm
March 9, 2012
Immanuel celebrates rebuilt organ
Immanuel Lutheran in Wadena invited the public to attend Sunday, March 11 at 4:30 p.m. for the Pipe Organ Dedicatory Recital of the church's...
March 9, 2012 - 3:46pm
March 7, 2012
Sex, Religion, Politics -- Conversation, Anyone?
Sex, religion, politics - funny how the most interesting topics are the ones we're not supposed to address in polite company, that is, if we're determined to keep things polite. While most of the time I am prosaically non-confrontational, I jumped into a social media forum last week...
March 7, 2012 - 10:25am