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Here’s A Thought for June 15

Why the mustard seed? “Jesus said: ‘What shall we say the kingdom of God is like? It is like a mustard seed, which is the smallest of all seeds on earth. Yet when planted, it grow and becomes the largest of all garden plants, which such big branches that the birds can perch in its ...

Faith Briefs for June 8

Quilt auction is June 25 at Shetek The 32nd annual Quilt Auction is at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 25, at Shetek Lutheran Ministries Activity Center. SLM is located 8 miles north of Slayton on Highway 19, then 2 miles east on Valhalla Road. The quilt preview is from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Friday, June ...

Here’s A Thought for June 98

What is the unforgivable sin? Jesus stated: “Amen.Truly I tell you, people can be forgiven all their sins and every slander they utter, but whoever blasphemes against (rejects) the Holy Spirit will never be forgiven; they are guilty of an eternal sin.” During my hospital and nursing ...

Here’s A Thought for June 1

Jesus prayed saying: “Sanctify them in the truth; your Word is truth. As you have sent me into the world, so I have sent them into the world. And for their sakes I sanctify myself, so that they also may be sanctified in truth.” (John 17:17-19) Ask anyone today, “What is truth?” and ...

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Campus Notes for June 13

Area students named to NDSU dean’s list Area Minnesota students were among the 3,874 North Dakota State University students to be placed on the spring 2018 dean’s list. A student must earn a 3.50 grade-point average or higher and be enrolled in at least 12 class credits to qualify for ...

Education Briefs for June 13

Bladholm receives American Legion Auxiliary scholarship Ali Bladholm has been awarded a $500 scholarship from the American Legion Auxiliary. She plans to attend South Dakota State University in Brookings., S.D., to study pharmacy, specifically oncology. She also plans to double major in ...

Education Briefs for June 6

Polejewski receives Catholic Daughter scholarship Karley Polejewski of Marshall has been awarded a $500 scholarship from the Catholic Daughters of the Americas local Court St. Joan of Arc 1291. She plans to attend Moorhead State University to major in speech-language/hearing sciences and ...

Campus Notes for June 6

Minnesota West announces spring semester 2018 dean’s list Minnesota West Community & Technical College announced the spring semester 2018 dean’s list. Students must be enrolled in at least 12 graded credits and earn a minimum 3.5 grade-point average to be eligible for dean’s ...

Engagements, Weddings, Anniversaries | VIEW ALL

Vandendriessche, Strehlow

MARSHALL — Danica Rose Vandendriessche and Chad Curtis Strehlow announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Ron and Linda Vandendriessche of Marshall and Mark and Carrie Strehlow of Suring, Wis. Vandendriessche graduated from South Dakota State University with a bachelor’s degree ...

DeKok, Evans

BALATON – Amy DeKok and Derek Evans announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Roger and Karen DeKok of Mount Vernon, S.D., and Corey and Jennifer Evans of Balaton. DeKok is a 2008 graduate of Mount Vernon High School and a 2012 graduate of the University of South Dakota with ...

Deutz, Stassen

MARSHALL — Sarah Deutz and Nick Stassen announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Rick and Deb Deutz of Ghent, and Gary and Michelle Stassen of Marshall. The couple are 2010 graduates of Marshall High School. Deutz is a graduate of the College of Saint Benedict, with a bachelor of ...

Strand, Weber

WABASSO — Crystal Strand and Jason Weber announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Milan Strand and Julie Strand of Wabasso and Mark and Amy Weber of Elk River. Strand works for Health Partners in Sartell and Weber is employed by Orbital ATK in Elk River. A June 2, 2018, wedding is ...