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April 17, 2017
South Dakota churches come together to fight poverty
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Churches in South Dakota's largest city are working together to address the city's rising poverty rate in an effort to help children and families. The Argus Leader reports Sioux Falls' poverty rate jumped to 14 percent last year. Empower Sioux Falls hosts forums...
April 17, 2017 - 12:47pm
April 15, 2017
National trends show average church attendance is dropping, but Mitchell area pastors remain hopeful for the uncertain future
The service at First Lutheran Church will nearly double its attendance this Sunday, and it's a hike that Pastor Lon Kvanli is accustomed to....
April 15, 2017 - 7:06am
March 23, 2017
Catholic leaders told to come down from pulpit to deal with sexual abuse
ROME - Catholic leaders must come down "from the pulpit" to acknowledge that clergy sexual abuse of children and cover-ups had broken the Church's...
March 23, 2017 - 12:15pm
March 15, 2017
U.S. Catholics allowed corned beef on St. Patrick's Day Friday, meat industry cheers
CHICAGO -- In recent weeks, the U.S. meat industry has found itself wrestling with a culinary conundrum: Would American Roman Catholics be able...
March 15, 2017 - 5:04pm
March 9, 2017
Amateur historian helped expose mass grave at former Catholic orphanage in Ireland
TUAM, Ireland -- Catherine Corless has been haunted all her life by childhood memories of the skinny children from the local Catholic home for...
March 9, 2017 - 9:48am
December 7, 2016
House demolished to create parking space for Zion Lutheran
The congregation at Zion Lutheran Church can look forward to expanded space in the future. On Wednesday, crews demolished one of three houses...
December 7, 2016 - 5:02pm
November 25, 2016
South Carolina church shooting suspect competent to stand trial, judge says
CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - Accused white supremacist Dylann Roof is mentally competent to stand trial for the shooting deaths of nine black...
November 25, 2016 - 9:10am
October 20, 2016
Mount Vernon church up for sale
MOUNT VERNON — A longstanding church in Mount Vernon is being sold. According to The Rev. Bob Lacey, the St. Michael's Catholic church building was put up for sale recently, following a 2014 merger with neighboring St. John's Church. Lacey said the merger was the result of declining...
October 20, 2016 - 5:11pm
April 22, 2016
Catholic church continues construction
After the completion of one project, renovations continue at one of Mitchell's churches. Construction projects are underway on Holy Family Catholic...
April 22, 2016 - 10:34am
October 21, 2015
Local parishes offer different requirements, philosophies on hosting nuptials
Churches want you to marry in the house of the Lord, and many in Mitchell are willing to be flexible to make that happen. As Carrie Pohlen,...
October 21, 2015 - 12:36pm
October 5, 2015
Sioux Falls church holds first service since flood
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A Sioux Falls church flooded in August when more than seven inches of rain fell in the city has held its first post-flood church service. KELO-TV reports that worshippers filled Christ Community Church's newly renovated sanctuary on Sunday. Worship musician...
October 5, 2015 - 12:56pm
August 12, 2015
3 men charged in federal court with burning down church
RIDGEVIEW (AP) — Three Dewey County men are accused of burning down a church that had stood for nearly a century. Twenty-seven-year-old Cody Yellow, 28-year-old Robert Grindstone and 28-year-old Ake Kyle Eagle Hunter are charged in federal court with third-degree burglary and...
August 12, 2015 - 10:55am
July 13, 2015
Philippines-based church starts services in town it bought
SCENIC (AP) — A Philippines-based church that bought up the small South Dakota town of Scenic four years ago has started holding services there. Minister Jose Ventilacion tells the Rapid City Journal services are held in the Scenic Community Hall on Thursdays and Sundays. He...
July 13, 2015 - 2:23pm
July 10, 2015
Zion Lutheran church in Delmont intends to rebuild after May tornado
DELMONT — Battered but not beaten. And now building. Members of Zion Lutheran Church in Delmont have supported building a new church—more...
July 10, 2015 - 8:25am
June 24, 2015
Deer crashes into Brookings church, causes damage inside
BROOKINGS (AP) — A church in Brookings suffered an undetermined amount of damage when a deer crashed through a window. Animal control officers were called to St. Thomas More Catholic Church about 5 p.m. Tuesday. A male whitetail had broken through a window just as Mass was...
June 24, 2015 - 1:24pm