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National interests converge on Brainerd in US's only gray wolf delisting hearing
Bar video sought in fatal Minnesota crash investigation
'There is no pardon for me': Minnesota survivor faces man who raped her
Pine River Library, River Fitness restart 5K event
Stauber, Klobuchar, Smith applaud $190000 EDA grant for Itasca County
Anglers: Consider releasing big sunfish, eat the smaller ones
Please, follow the regulations when boating, fishing and atv riding - MnDNR CO Reports
Stock Car Racing: Winning and racing more than a hobby for Gonskas
Western Minnesota pelicans slowly rebounding
Inside the Outdoors: A bug for every season
David J. Berres
Vicki Lynn Glunz
Sandra "Sandie" Sue Tricker
Three easy ways to start your day with vegetables
Ask the Master Gardener: It's been a slow start to the growing season
Faith: Father's Day reflection
Senior Menus: June 24-28, 2019
Card games: June 10-14, 2019
The Cracker Barrel: A perfect day
The Last Windrow: Sorting through life's accumulations
Danecdotes: A new appreciation for 'the little things'
Opinion: What do Americans want?
Letter to the editor: President, country deserve respect
letters to the editor
Births: May 29-June 16, 2019
Lakewood Health System, Staples, births
Births: May 16-22, 2019
Tom & Peggy Woog
June 23, 2019
Faith: Father's Day reflection
Jesus Christ, who is Lord of all, taught us to pray. We read in St. Matthew's Gospel: "Pray then like this: Our Father who art in Heaven, Hallowed be thy name." (6:9) We know the Lord's prayer continues, but I desire to stop at this point for the sake of meditation. This past weekend...
June 23, 2019 - 5:30am
June 18, 2019
Methodists' stance on homosexuality divides the church
ROCHESTER, Minn. — Christ United Methodist Church in Rochester declared open opposition to the larger church this month. Months after the global...
June 18, 2019 - 12:10pm
June 16, 2019
Faith: A call to love your neighbor
For almost everything that I write, I don't have titles; after all, they always seem so cliché. Take this title: "A Call to Love Your Neighbor." Most of us would say, "Of course." But, in this time of fear and violence in our world, I cannot help but think that this is something...
June 16, 2019 - 7:30am
June 13, 2019
Maple Hill Church to hold annual brat sale
Maple Hill Lutheran Church will hold its annual brat sale from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, June 14-15, at the Pequot Lakes SuperValu, Highway 371 South. Proceeds from the brat sale will be used for community projects and additional cemetery upkeep.
June 13, 2019 - 12:30pm
Our Savior's offers free meal, free concert
Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Pequot Lakes offers a Community Table, where those who are hungry or eating alone can receive a free community meal from 5-6:30 p.m. the second Thursday of the month - June 13, July 11 and Aug. 8. All are welcome. The church also will present free community...
June 13, 2019 - 5:30am
June 9, 2019
Minnesota All-State Lutheran Choir to perform in Brainerd
The 50-voice Minnesota All-State Lutheran Choir will perform a concert and hymn sing at 7 p.m. Monday, June 17, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1420 S. Sixth St., Brainerd. A freewill offering will be accepted. High school-aged singers from a three-state region auditioned for this summer...
June 9, 2019 - 11:00am
Faith: A deep yearning
We all desire to love and to be loved, and we all know the pain of loneliness and lost love. The desire to understand others and to be understood is fundamentally an attempt to feel connected. We are simply not whole by ourselves and require the connection with others that comes most...
June 9, 2019 - 7:00am
June 7, 2019
GUMC to host outdoor service Sunday
At 9 a.m. Sunday, June 9, Grace United Methodist Church in Pequot Lakes will celebrate Pentecost and Graduation Sunday by worshipping outdoors on the church lawn. All are invited to attend. Wear red to celebrate Pentecost, bring a lawn chair, stay after worship for refreshments and...
June 7, 2019 - 10:00am
June 5, 2019
Crosslake church to host handbell choir concert, art exhibit
Celebrate the arts and Father's Day at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at Crosslake Lutheran Church. A handbell choir concert will take place with...
June 5, 2019 - 8:00am
Rummage sale set at Lake Shore church
Living Savior Church in Lake Shore will have a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, June 7, and 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 8, at the church on County State Aid Highway 77, approximately four miles between Zorbaz/Bar Harbor and Cowboy's. The church will accept clean, unbroken...
June 5, 2019 - 2:30am
June 4, 2019
Lake Shore church to host bluegrass concert June 8
Living Savior Church in Lake Shore will host The Garms Family bluegrass and southern gospel concert at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, June 8. A free will...
June 4, 2019 - 2:30am
June 3, 2019
Nisswa church offers Vacation Bible School in June
Lutheran Church of the Cross in Nisswa will offer Vacation Bible School from 9 a.m. to noon Monday-Friday, June 10-14, with a short program at 11:30 a.m. June 14 followed by lunch for everyone. The theme is "Roar! Life is wild; God is good." There will be music, crafts, games, Bible...
June 3, 2019 - 2:30am
June 2, 2019
Faith: Always remember, it's not your faith
Early in my second year of seminary, I was struggling. Struggling with staying on top of my class work. Struggling with making ends meet financially....
June 2, 2019 - 6:30am
May 26, 2019
Faith: God's law defines perfect love
Do you believe that God's Law is all about His wrath and eternal condemnation? Do you believe you do not need to keep it? Often people, even Christians, believe this; however, this is not what God says about it, but rather that His Law actually defines perfect love. So, we might ask,...
May 26, 2019 - 6:30am
May 19, 2019
Faith: Surprised by beauty
We had been anxiously anticipating the birth of our sixth child in February and silently dreading it. We were approaching the three-year anniversary of the death of our third daughter, Maria, and the birth of our fifth daughter, Lucy, just one week later. What would it be like to...
May 19, 2019 - 6:30am