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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
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Around the Arts, September 17
Landing a lunker: Gallery North celebrates new location with mural
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Change your tactics when fall comes
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grizzlies, noble and worthy creatures, on the comeback
Zebra mussels confirmed in Itasca County lake
Jeff & Becky Musburger
GREAT INDOORS: Oozing with fall flavors, spiced rum adds richness to pumpkin cobbler
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
September 11, 2017
Pope Francis: If Trump is 'pro-life,' he should extend DACA
Weighing in on two areas of disagreement with a U.S. president with whom he has already clashed, Pope Francis said Monday that climate science...
September 11, 2017 - 11:15am
July 12, 2017
Let married men become priests, says pastor of America's largest Catholic church
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — He started his Charlotte career in 1974 as the first priest ordained in the brand new Catholic diocese here. He ends it this...
July 12, 2017 - 1:20pm
May 24, 2017
Despite past disagreements, Pope Francis and Trump exchange gestures of peace
VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis urged U.S. President Donald Trump to be a peacemaker at their highly anticipated first meeting on Wednesday, and...
May 24, 2017 - 7:19am
May 13, 2017
Pope says will be 'sincere' with Trump at Vatican meeting
ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE, May 13 - Pope Francis said on Saturday he would be "sincere" with U.S. President Donald Trump over their sharp differences...
May 13, 2017 - 2:51pm
February 23, 2017
Pope: 'Better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic'
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis delivered another criticism of some members of his own Church on Thursday, Feb. 23, suggesting it is better...
February 23, 2017 - 9:29am
February 15, 2017
Pope appears to back native tribes in Dakota Pipeline conflict
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis appears to back Native Americans seeking to halt part of the Dakota Access Pipeline, saying indigenous cultures...
February 15, 2017 - 9:07am
September 26, 2015
Michael Reagan: The pope’s problem
I’ve been a Roman Catholic since 1954. I have great respect for Pope Francis. When it comes to matters of faith and morals, what he says, goes. But when it comes to politics and economics, the pope is about as far from infallible as anyone can get. For example, he was in Cuba...
September 26, 2015 - 11:36pm
June 24, 2015
Will Durst: Red Pope, Green Pope
He gets under their skin like termites in a boathouse. Drives them crazier than Hillary Clinton and Yoko Ono dancing on a gay pride parade float. He’s the itch you can’t scratch. The thorn in the palm of their paw. The 3-inch scratch on their favorite Ted Nugent album. I’m talking...
June 24, 2015 - 11:55pm
October 1, 2014
Nat Hentoff: Pope Francis’ war on poverty
I am an atheist, but have never wavered in my conviction that persons with religious beliefs are entitled to the same freedom of choice as me.
October 1, 2014 - 11:46pm
December 5, 2013
Sam Pizzigati: Thou shalt not tolerate inequality
Sometimes you don’t have to say anything “new” to make news. Consider the “apostolic exhortation” the Vatican recently released. This statement from Pope Francis, observers note, didn’t really break new theological ground. But the Pope’s exhortation, his first since...
December 5, 2013 - 10:45pm
March 13, 2013
From Minnesota to Rome: Bemidji resident sees conclave up close
ROME – With the announcement of Pope Francis Wednesday, Bemidji resident John Thavis is in Rome as an on-air commentator for ABC News during...
March 13, 2013 - 11:45pm
Rev. Craig Vasek of St. Phillips Catholic Church: ‘Nobody should have discounted him’
BEMIDJI – Stupefied was the word used by Rev. Craig Vasek of St. Philip's Catholic Church Wednesday to explain his initial reaction to the...
March 13, 2013 - 11:27pm