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October 2021

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Inspiration on a walk in the woods leads to Hoyt Lakes prayer trail

Last fall, Jim Koepke was doing something a lot of Minnesotans like to do in the fall, walking through the woods and connecting with God, in his case on land owned by his parish, Our Lady of Hope in Hoyt Lakes, which is mostly a pine forest, with some of the trees about 60 years old. Read more >>

Ragnar race proves a great fundraiser for Northland Family Programs

Northland Family Programs, like many nonprofits, has had its normal fundraising events like dinner dances upended by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more >>

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