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Saltwater shrimp grown on the prairie
Records published Aug. 30
Minnesota teacher under investigation found dead on island with husband
MPCA seeks comment on water quality reports for Chippewa River Watershed
Heavy storms lead to flash flooding in central Minn.
Card girls dominate Shocky Strand cross country race
Cardinal volleyball has state on its mind
Berger gets his turn at center
MURPHY: Bridgewater shows there's no reason to panic
Chargers like stadium better than new turf
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
George Michael "Mike" McCarthy
Lawrence "Larry" Frederick Harding
Oliver "Ollie" Moldestad
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cohen: The alchemy of turning bribes into gifts
Thomas: Where there's smoke there is fire
Cartoon by Steve Benson
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Updated: Five injured in three-vehicle crash in Willmar
December 2, 2012
Video: Advent Service Held at Old Log Church
The annual Old Log Church advent service in rural Sunburg on Sunday included a story time, sing-along and cider and treats.
December 2, 2012 - 6:31pm
August 20, 2012
Hope for an era of healing: Organizers hope Ness Church ceremony will wipe away tears
LITCHFIELD -- The smoke from burning sage hung in the air as Dakota drummers and singers faced to the west to sing the Four Direction Song. The...
August 20, 2012 - 12:00am
August 18, 2012
Prayer service slated Sunday at rural Litchfield, Minn., church to honor all U.S.-Dakota War dead
LITCHFIELD -- Ness Church in rural Litchfield will conduct an outdoor prayer service at 1:30 p.m. Sunday as part of the observance of the 150th anniversary of the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862. The prayer service will include a traditional Dakota "Wiping of the Tears'' ceremony led by...
August 18, 2012 - 12:00am
August 16, 2012
Video: Frank Lake Covenant Church moves to new home
August 16, 2012 - 6:26pm
August 15, 2012
Making the big move: Frank Lake Covenant Church travels
MURDOCK -- By 8 a.m. Tuesday the Thein Moving Co.
August 15, 2012 - 12:43am
August 14, 2012
Frank Lake Church begins journey this morning near Mudock, Minn.
August 14, 2012 - 9:40am
July 30, 2012
A fond farewell
A crowd gathers Sunday for a farewell service to the Frank Lake Covenant Church in rural Murdock. The church building was sold in May to Kathy...
July 30, 2012 - 12:00am
July 29, 2012
Video: Frank Lake Church Farewell
The many friends and family of members of the Frank Lake Covenant Church in rural Murdock, Minnesota gather Sunday for a farewell service to...
July 29, 2012 - 5:25pm
July 23, 2012
Farewell service set for rural Murdock, Minn., church headed for new home
MURDOCK -- When Kathy Weckwerth looks at the Frank Lake Covenant Church, she looks past the peeling exterior paint and the stained glass windows...
July 23, 2012 - 12:00am
June 7, 2012
Video: Vikor Church Capsule Opened
A group of church historians look at items discovered in a time capsule on Thursday that was entombed in the Guri Endreson monument 105 years...
June 7, 2012 - 5:32pm
May 4, 2012
A new life, a new ministry for Frank Lake Covenant Church in Swift County, Minn.
MURDOCK -- Prayer and a little publicity helped connect a doomed country church with a buyer. A dollar and a hymn sung in Swedish sealed the...
May 4, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Home of rural Swedish Covenant faith listed for sale
MURDOCK -- Sitting at the antique kitchen table in her equally old rural Murdock farm house, Marie Johnson listens intently to the Swedish church...
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
March 9, 2012
Knights of Columbus Hold Fish Fry in Willmar, Minn.
Members of the Knights of Columbus deep fry a batch of fish in a tent outside of St. Mary's Church kitchen for the annual Knights of Columbus...
March 9, 2012 - 5:42pm
March 3, 2012
Churches reach congregations in new ways in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR - The church is an age-old institution with strong roots in traditional practices. Perhaps because of its ancient origins, many people...
March 3, 2012 - 8:00am
March 2, 2012
Letter: Catholics and contraception
During this recent political contraception flap with the Catholic Church, no one speaks of the individual Catholic's moral consequence of disobeying a church teaching. I grew up a serious practicing Catholic, and disobeying a church teaching, like missing Mass on Sunday or eating...
March 2, 2012 - 12:00am