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Expanded Heritage Center sees record visitor count
Miles away from needed help: Access to treatment a major challenge for rural mental health patients
Man gets life for shooting outside strip club
Push for more Native American culture, history in the classroom
Public students, staff can get free software
Nation & World
Forward on flaring? Regulators say state has made progress; others claim it’s not enough
Top 10 stories of 2014: No. 5 is North Dakota officials concerned with dropping crude prices
Oil in 2014: This year could go down as defining one for North Dakota energy industry
Oil prices will affect fringe areas most: Break-even mark lower in heart of Bakken
Hearing dates set for radioactive oilfield waste rules
Letter: A lot of good in North Dakota
Letter: Keeping memories alive with cheer
Jacobs: North Dakota embraced parking meter ban
Brock: Johnny Astro
Baumgarten: A tour of Christmas lights makes for a good family tradition
Adams and Braun
Craftsmen install marble at St. Wenceslaus
Sharing culture, one cookie at a time: Exchange student attends DSU through partnership between U.S. and Germany
Celebrating Christmas in Medora: Events honor veterans, reflect traditional cowboy ways
'The Sound of Music': Trinity High to present classic musical
Steven C. Wagendorf
Helen Marie Haag
Growing for the community: Stevenson family uses new funeral home as a way to give back
Journeying the Narrow Path
Jackie Hope: Winter arrives at 4:03 p.m.
Patrick Hope: Think outside the ‘Box’
DHS students give back
Trying to tame emotions: Calm Vikings rookie Bridgewater admits being angered in Miami game
Schmaltz ready to make an impact for US
McGregor: Long hair is gone, but not forgotten
Vikings’ Smith next in line for extension
February 10, 2014
Omdahl: Churches not ready for loving one another
In case you haven’t noticed, the Founding Fathers created a governmental system that is not supposed to work until we can mobilize massive agreement. With separation of powers, we have had modest gridlock for two centuries so it was inevitable that we would end up someday with a...
opinion / columns
February 10, 2014 - 11:04am
January 23, 2014
Police seek man suspected of scamming N.D. churches
WILLISTON -- A child sex offender from California has been scamming churches in several central North Dakota towns, according to the Williams County Sheriff’s Office. Kenneth Monk has entered churches in Washburn, Wilton and Velva, asking for money to help him travel to his...
news / crime
January 23, 2014 - 3:21pm
Churches at the boom
By Katherine Grandstrand Forum News Service One of the scariest things about moving to a new state is leaving friends and family behind and the loss of a social network, but many newcomers to the Dickinson area are seeking out congregations and local pastors are welcoming them with...
news / local
December 23, 2013 - 9:12pm
May 19, 2013
Some Minnesota pastors say decision still to come on same-sex marriage ceremonies
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- The Rev. Mark Asleson knows it's just a matter of time before a gay or lesbian couple in his congregation asks if he'll marry them at his parish, Dilworth Lutheran Church. Like many other religious institutions in the area, Asleson is wrestling with the issue just...
May 19, 2013 - 12:00am
March 27, 2013
Williston leaders reject request for concealed weapons in church
WILLISTON -- City commissioners here rejected a request from 10 Williston pastors to let churches decide whether to allow concealed weapons. Pastors brought a petition to the Williston City Commission on Tuesday night with concerns about mass shootings across the country and the...
March 27, 2013 - 12:00am
March 24, 2013
Williston pastors want churches to decide about concealed weapons
WILLISTON -- A group of pastors in Williston, a town that has attracted thousands of new residents looking for work but sometimes finding trouble, say a petition to allow guns in their churches is motivated by mass shootings elsewhere and not North Dakota's oil boom. The petition...
Energy / news
March 24, 2013 - 12:00am
January 23, 2013
Dickinson's churches-operated shelter a test run
With the issuance of a temporary use permit from the Dickinson City Commission on Tuesday, a group of seven Dickinson churches hope to study and understand Dickinson's homelessness problem as they provide a warm place for displaced individuals to sleep. The Dickinson Churches United...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
December 3, 2010
2 church fires Thursday morning
A strange coincidence had church members reaching out to each other, volunteers lending a hand and emergency officials busy Thursday morning...
December 3, 2010 - 12:00am
February 14, 2009
First comes love, then comes marriage, But not typically on Valentine's Day
With Valentine's Day falling on a Saturday this year, many might think churches and florists in the area would be scrambling to accommodate everyone who wishes to get married on the holiday that celebrates love. They'd be wrong. If you went to a church today you might not hear...
February 14, 2009 - 12:00am
February 11, 2009
Arkansas House OKs bill allowing guns in churches
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- The Arkansas House has narrowly approved a bill allowing concealed handguns in churches, despite hearing arguments that lawmakers should put their faith in God, not guns. The bill passed Wednesday on a 57-42 vote and now heads to the Senate. The measure...
February 11, 2009 - 3:00pm