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Minnesotan Starts Viral Conversation On Virginity

It had been on her mind for a few years, so Ellen Burkhardt decided to write about why she’s choosing to wait to have sex until marriage. “I firmly believe that in order to have sex with someone you should love them, and personally, I’ve never been in love,” Burkhardt said. Her article on the subject in Salon magazine went viral and started a conversation.

10/08/2014

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Private High Schools Banking On International Students

There are teenagers who move half way around the world to Minnesota…for high school. Nearly 24,000 Chinese students study in private American high schools. Hundreds of them are here in Minnesota with the goal of competing in a global world.

05/28/2013

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MN Twins Opening Day 2013: Meet The Best Fans

The luckiest fan at the Twins’ Opening Day may just have been 6-year-old Keera O’Brien.

04/01/2013

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MN Embraces Election Of Pope Francis The First

Many Catholics throughout the state spent the afternoon glued to their TVs and iPads, waiting for word.

03/13/2013

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Woman’s Sign At Capitol Rally: ‘I Had An Abortion And I Regret It’

Colleen Tronson held a sign on the Capitol steps on Tuesday saying “I had an abortion and I regret it” as part of the anti-abortion rally.

01/22/2013

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Faith-Based Program Helps Inmates Stay Out Of Jail, Saves Money

The rising cost to house prison inmates has many looking to a Minnesota Christian faith-based rehabilitation program for inspiration.

11/26/2012

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Minnesotans Of Faith Come Together To Combat Voter ID Amendment

Dozens of Minnesota clergy and religious leaders gathered Thursday to voice their opposition to Minnesota’s Voter ID amendment.

09/13/2012

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Christian Group Backs Away From Ex-Gay Therapy

The president of the country’s best-known Christian ministry dedicated to helping people repress same-sex attraction through prayer is trying to distance the group from the idea that gay people’s sexual orientation can be permanently changed or “cured.”

06/26/2012

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Black Churches Split On Obama’s Gay Marriage Stance

In churches and synagogues around the country this weekend, President Obama’s historic public support for same-sex marriage has been a hot topic — especially in African-American churches.

05/13/2012

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Republicans Seek Iowa Social Conservatives’ Nod

Six Republican presidential candidates dove deep into how their religious faith influences their public life, during a free-flowing forum before a large, influential audience of social conservatives in early-voting Iowa on Saturday.

11/19/2011

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Youth Minister Sentenced For Criminal Sexual Conduct

A 54-year-old youth ministry director from Cambridge, Minn., was sentenced Friday to 36 months in prison for sexually assaulting a ministry member.

11/18/2011

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Split In Cultural Conservatives Could Help Romney

They know they’re not crazy about Mitt Romney. But if the cultural conservatives gathered at a Values Voters Summit this weekend split among Rick Perry and other contenders they do like, it could wind up benefiting the front-running White House hopeful who troubles rather than excites them.

10/07/2011

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Minn. Man Gets Probation For Beating His 2 Kids

A Roseville man who pleaded guilty to beating his two kids for changing the TV channel from a Christian station has been sentenced to one year of probation.

08/13/2011

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Youth Organization Director Held On Sex Crime Allegations

The director of a Christian youth organization is being held on charges of third degree criminal sexual conduct in connection with his relationship with a 17 year old girl.

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