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Why we will no longer be a welcoming church
We’ve decided to quit being a welcoming church. No kidding. We’re giving it up. Like so many congregations, we’ve sunk an amazing amount of time and energy into becoming a welcoming church. We changed worship styles, trained greeters and ushers, wore name tags, brewed coffee, went to workshops on hospitality and put our friendliest people …
Judge: IDOC staff must be trained on transgender issues
SPRINGFIELD — A federal judge has ordered state corrections officers to undergo training on transgender issues, stemming from a lawsuit filed by an inmate who wants to be transferred to
How to more safely stay at hotels, motels amid pandemic
There's no place like home. But with care, you can reduce the risks that come with spending a night in a hotel or motel. Half of the battle occurs before
Workers and wages: Finding qualified workforce a top challenge...
BEMIDJI—While wages are on the rise, challenges remain for Minnesota's manufacturers when it comes to hiring a qualified workforce.In its annual State of Manufacturing survey, Enterprise Minnesota found 71 percent of respondents say the inability to hire qualified candidates has made company growth...
Suspect who allegedly killed McHenry County Sheriff's deputy had threatened to shoot police before
Suspect who allegedly killed deputy had threatened to shoot police before
Amazing Nighttime Footage of Wolf Volcano Spewing Lava into Sea (Video)
Courtesy of Galapagos National Park Yesterday the Galapagos National Park Directorate released this spectacular nighttime footage of Wolf Volcano, which began erupting on May 25th. The volcano, which last erupted 33 years ago, is on the northern tip of Isabela Island, the largest in the archipelago. The nearest town, Puerto Vilamil, is 70 miles to the south and isn't in any danger. The eruption isn't expected…
No, Yellowstone is NOT Spewing Lava
A recent Facebook post about lava shooting out of a geyser in Yellowstone National Park has gone viral. Sorry folks, this didn't happen.
Mount Etna erupts, injuring 10 and spewing lava hundreds of feet high
Mount Etna, Europe's largest active volcano, erupted for the second time in a month this week, spewing lava hundreds of feet into the air above Sicily. A later blast, caused by magma hitting snow, injured at least 10 people, news outlets reported.
Here's What It's Like To Watch An Active Volcano Spew Liquid Inferno
Our writer hiked to see the Fuego volcano just weeks before it erupted and killed at least 62 people.
Costa Rica volcano spews ash in most powerful eruption in 20 years
Costa Rica's Turrialba volcano belched a column of gas and ash up to 3,280 feet (1 km) into the air on Thursday in its most powerful eruption in two decades, and local authorities started to evacuate residents from the surrounding area. Four explosions emanated from the volcano in central Costa
Costa Rica Volcano Spews Ash in Most Powerful Eruption in 20 Years
Costa Rica's Turrialba volcano belched a column of gas and ash up to 1 km into the air on Thursday
Lava Lava Beach Club Snags Top 10 U.S. Island Bed and Breakfast Award
Bed & Breakfast.com has released its annual top 10 beach boutiques in the U.S. Islands and Lava Lava Beach Club is among them. Lava Lava Beach Club is one of ten U.S. properties to be selected for the prestigious award and the ONLY Hawaii recipient!
100 Mile Food Basket winners
HILLSDALE — The Hillsdale County Ag Council announced the winners of its “100 Mile Food Baskets” on Monday. The winners
Farmers try solid-seeded corn, 20 miles from Canada
HENSEL, N.D. — Farmers can't control Mother Nature or the markets, but they can get satisfaction from field-scale experimentation and dream about big yields when prices turn around.Shaun Anderson, 41, farms with LA Farms at Hensel, with his uncle, Allen, 63, and Allen's son, Taylor, 35. (The "LA"...
New Zealand volcano violently spewed rocks days before blast
At least five people died in the volcanic eruption on New Zealand’s White Island — a private moon-like island visited by 10,000 tourists each year. Now, geologist James Siddorn has shared …
Rare lava lake discovered on top of a remote sub-Antarctic volcano
The lave lake lies atop Mount Michael on the remote Saunders Island, which is located in the South Atlantic Ocean, around 1,000 miles north of the eastern edge of the Weddell Sea.
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Scientists discover the origin of Stonehenge stones — quarries 180 miles away
A team of archaeologists in the United Kingdom says it has traced dozens of Stonehenge’s massive rocks to two quarries in west Wales. The rocks were transported 180 miles —
Ghosts of Mile High: Bears must overcome past with Fangio to correct present
By Robert ZeglinskiContributorDuring his eventful four-year tenure in Chicago, former Bears defensive coordinator Vic Fangio was known to have a way with words. No, Fangio was not quoted for his profound monologues. Speaking purely to hear himself sp