MINNEAPOLIS AP - The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is planning to disclose the names of at least 29 priests who have been credibly accused of sexually abusing minors.
DULUTH - Due to worsening weather conditions, First Lutheran Church, Duluth's Annual Salmon, Meatball and Lutefisk Dinner to be held Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 has been cancelled for the first time in 19 years.
ST. PAUL, Minn. AP - The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is seeking a court's permission to disclose the names of some priests who have been accused of sexually abusing minors.
DULUTH - “Right now we have a firm disagreement with the diocese and they will not entertain even at this point even the idea of local landmark status of St. Peter's Church,” Heritage Preservation Commission president David Woodward said.
DULUTH - A nationwide group that supports victims of sexual abuse from priests is demanding a criminal investigation into the Diocese of Duluth.
DULUTH - "I have some difficult news to share for our diocese and family," Diocese of Duluth Bishop Paul Sirba said.
DULUTH - The Diocese of Duluth announces that a retired diocesan priest, Father Cornelius Kelleher, has recently been credibly accused in the sexual abuse of a minor female during his time as pastor of St. Joseph's Church in Chisholm from 1975 to 1986.
ST. PAUL - Three same-sex couples in state custody as sex offenders are seeking marriage licenses under Minnesota's gay marriage law.
ST. PAUL - St. Louis County saw the fourth-highest demand for marriage licenses by gay couples in the first month they were allowed to wed in Minnesota.
DULUTH - A three year battle between the controversial preachers at Bentleyville and the city of Duluth is coming to an end.