Egypt: Islamists hit Christian churches

CAIRO (AP) — After torching a Franciscan school, Islamists paraded three nuns on the streets like “prisoners of war” before a Muslim woman o…

2 sisters give Minn. brother gift of life

WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) — In 1998, Jim Thompson’s oldest sister gave him a kidney in a transplant operation that kept him off dialysis for 15 ye…

Local heroes honored

They put their lives on the line to protect others. An annual event that honors local heroes is happening in our area.