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August 19, 2017
Man charged with sex abuse of child
August 19, 2017 - 7:21am
August 15, 2017
Bruce Biddlecome
State investigation reveals more sexual abuse at northern Minnesota treatment center
August 15, 2017 - 4:52pm
May 9, 2017
Ron Vasek recounts the details of his alleged sexual abuse at the hands of The Rev. Roger Grundhaus during a trip to Ohio in 1971, when Vasek was 16 years old. Vasek is accompanied by (from left) attorney Jeff Anderson, wife Patty Vasek and Fr. Bob Schreiner at a press conference in St. Paul on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Robb Jeffries / Forum News Service
Lawsuit accuses Crookston bishop of blackmail, coercion
May 9, 2017 - 6:24pm
Willmar man sentenced to prison for sexually abusing child
May 9, 2017 - 6:32am
April 11, 2017
Appeals court upholds Chippewa County action to protect child
April 11, 2017 - 8:08am
April 8, 2017
Jury convicts Willmar man of repeated sexual abuse of child
April 8, 2017 - 7:09am
March 23, 2017
U.S. cardinal Sean Patrick O'Malley talks with Brazilian cardinal Joao Braz de Aviz (left) before the start of the "Safeguarding in Homes and Schools" seminar at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, Italy March 23, 2017. REUTERS/Max Rossi
Catholic leaders told to come down from pulpit to deal with sexual abuse
March 23, 2017 - 12:15pm
March 4, 2017
Reuters
The Diocese of New Ulm is the 16th Catholic Diocese or Religious Order to file for bankruptcy in the United States. The Diocese of New Ulm, which includes 15 west central Minnesota counties, filed Friday for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Chapter 11: Catholic Diocese of New Ulm files for bankruptcy
March 4, 2017 - 7:22am
March 3, 2017
The Diocese of New Ulm is the 16th Catholic Diocese or Religious Order to file for bankruptcy in the United States. The Diocese of New Ulm, which includes 15 west central Minnesota counties, filed Friday for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Reuters photo.
Catholic Diocese of New Ulm files for bankruptcy
March 3, 2017 - 8:43pm
Chapter 11: Catholic Diocese of New Ulm files for bankruptcy
March 3, 2017 - 1:35pm
January 2, 2017
Pope Francis leads a mass on New Year's Day at Saint Peter's Basilica at the Vatican January 1, 2017.    REUTERS/Remo Casilli
Pope tells bishops to have zero tolerance for sexual abuse
January 2, 2017 - 3:50pm
December 30, 2016
Dawne Schoep, left, and her attorney Brian Wojtalewicz said they hope the large award provided by a Chippewa County jury in her civil case gives a voice to the victims of sex abuse and sends a message to perpetrators that there is a day of reckoning even if they do not face criminal charges. They are shown Dec. 23 in front of the Chippewa County Courthouse in Montevideo following the civil trial.

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Chippewa County jury awards over $10 million in abuse case
December 30, 2016 - 4:55pm
June 2, 2016
Man, 82, to pay four female family members $37,500 each in sexual abuse settlement
June 2, 2016 - 11:11pm
April 19, 2016
Advocates aim to keep Crookston Diocese priest convicted of sex abuse from return to ministry
April 19, 2016 - 5:30am
March 29, 2016
Credibly accused priests in the Diocese of New Ulm.
List of the 16 former priests of the New Ulm Diocese accused of sexual abuse
March 29, 2016 - 6:48pm
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