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May 26, 2014
Pastor John Reppe prepares for a service at Bassett Church on May 18. At 90, Reppe shows no signs of slowing down.  (LaReesa Sandretsky /
At 90, pastor is ‘touchstone’ for Bassett Church near Brimson
May 26, 2014 - 10:21pm
Pope Francis greets Holocaust survivor Eliezer Grynfeld during a ceremony in the Hall of Remembrance at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem on Monday, May 26, 2014. (REUTERS/Baz Ratner)
As Mideast trip nears end, pope navigates minefield of symbols
May 26, 2014 - 8:30am
May 25, 2014
Pope Francis touches the wall that divides Israel from the West Bank, on his way to celebrate Mass in Manger Square next to the Church of the Nativity in the West Bank city of Bethlehem on May 25, 2014. REUTERS/Mheisen Amareen
Pope Francis prays at Bethlehem wall, calls for Middle East peace
May 25, 2014 - 7:39am
May 24, 2014
Pope Francis is greeted by Christian and Muslim leaders upon his arrival at Queen Alia International airport in Amman, Jordan, on Saturday, May 24, 2014. Also pictured is Jordan's Prince Ghazi bin Muhammad, at right. (REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed)
Pope launches Middle East trip with appeal for peace in Syria
May 24, 2014 - 8:25am
May 21, 2014
National view: Nigerian kidnapping is un_Islamic
May 21, 2014 - 9:58pm
May 20, 2014
Grand Rapids man, woman sentenced for role in church burglaries
May 20, 2014 - 9:00am
May 14, 2014
Reader's view: History assures us Islam is a violent religion
May 14, 2014 - 10:41pm
May 12, 2014
Reader's view: Evidence shows it unlikely that Jesus was married
May 12, 2014 - 10:27pm
Reader's view: Challenges to religion threaten insecure people
May 12, 2014 - 10:05pm
May 11, 2014
Reader's view: Ridiculous ‘facts’ don’t prove Jesus’ resurrection
May 11, 2014 - 12:00am
Reader's view: There can be no exceptions in abortion opposition
May 11, 2014 - 12:00am
May 8, 2014
A follow-up: Islam embraces gender equality
May 8, 2014 - 12:00am
May 7, 2014
Mary M. Wright (left), the 2014 Port Cities Woman of the Year, is congratulated by 2013 Woman of the Year Diane Kettelhut on Wednesday during the annual Port Cities Luncheon at the Duluth Radisson Hotel. (Steve Kuchera /
Mary Wright named Port Cities Woman of the Year
May 7, 2014 - 7:52pm
April 29, 2014
Local View: Church must enact true change to regain trust
April 29, 2014 - 10:35pm
Reader's view: Knock on the door and Jesus will let you in
April 29, 2014 - 12:00am