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Fridays are Fry-days at St. Bernard’s

April 2, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

You can kind of tell the whole thing is jury-rigged from the foil-covered tray that someone drilled a hole through to the home-made heat lamps made with a pair of metal bowls and a pair of strainers. Continue Reading

Area residents, churches celebrate Lent by giving or giving up

March 8, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Today marks the start of Lent, a season some Christians observe by giving things up or giving more to charity. The practice of giving something up has its roots in the early Christian tradition of fasting during Lent. Continue Reading