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Veterans, military families form anti-amendment group
ST. PAUL -- A group of military veterans and family members plans to fight a proposal to define marriage in the Minnesota Constitution that effectively bans gay marriages. Lori and Jeff Wilfahrt of Rosemount, whose gay son died in Iraq last year, joined Tuesday in announcing the...
September 25, 2012 - 12:03pm
September 7, 2012
Alexandria churches to host lecture on same-sex marriage
Cornerstone Church of Alexandria and New Testament Church of Alexandria are sponsoring a lecture by Jay Howard of Focus on the Faulty Ministries, on the dangers of legalizing same-sex marriage, on Monday, September 10 at 7 p.m.
September 7, 2012 - 12:00am
September 5, 2012
Participate in conversation on marriage amendment
First Congregational Church of Alexandria and Minnesota Council of Churches invite the community to attend a respectful conversation on the marriage amendment on Saturday, September 8 at Douglas County Public Library in Alexandria from 9:30 a.m.
September 5, 2012 - 12:00am
August 31, 2012
Randall Scott Peterson and Rachel Renee Frank Anthony Marcus Booth and Brenda Genevieve Fiedler Anthony Bruce Carlson Jr. and Nicole Marie Schmidt Anders Philip Meier and Molly Patricia Deitz Donald Grant Rokes and Christina Jo Hehr Rodney Joseph Terwilliger and Deanna Marie...
August 31, 2012 - 12:00am
July 9, 2012
Marriage amendment backers ask court to overturn title
ST. PAUL -- Supporters of a constitutional amendment proposal to ban gay marriage are asking the Minnesota Supreme Court to reject a rewritten title that voters will see when they vote on the proposal Nov.
July 9, 2012 - 10:29am
April 13, 2012
Marriage amendment's split debate
Last Tuesday, local radio call-in show, Open Line, provided a platform for discussion on the proposed marriage amendment and same-sex marriage...
April 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 29, 2012
Same-sex marriage debate expands around state
ST. PAUL -- Advocates on both sides of the same-sex marriage debate say they are making progress and will continue to reach out to Minnesotan voters before they cast ballots on the issue this fall. A proposed constitutional amendment voters will decide Nov. 6 would define marriage...
March 29, 2012 - 4:20pm
March 23, 2012
Marriage can be a laughing matter
Laughter isn't only the best medicine, it can also be the best marriage counselor.
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
January 13, 2012
With This Ring Bridal Guide and Wedding Planner 2013
The 2013 Echo Press wedding planner and bridal guide is a helpful reference guide for planning your wedding day and preparing for marriage. In...
January 13, 2012 - 4:37pm
May 11, 2011
Senators vote to let public decide gay marriage
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Republican senators do not want their state to become another Iowa. Two years ago, Supreme Court justices in the state to the south unanimously overturned a law defining marriage as between one man and one woman, much like a law on Minnesota books. Minnesota...
May 11, 2011 - 5:09pm
April 27, 2011
Capitol Notebook: GOP lawmakers want public vote on gay marriage ban
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans want to decide whether gay marriage is allowed, Republican lawmakers said Tuesday in announcing they are promoting a constitutional amendment to define a marriage as between one man and one woman. "This issue constantly comes up during legislative sessions...
April 27, 2011 - 10:16am
August 13, 2010
Kristen Ann Zetah and Robert Mann Landon Natasha Lyn Akiko Everett and James Lawrence Jevnager Jessica Rose Julig and Eric John Weedman Elyse Marie Dvorsak and Robert Hunter Greene Samantha Mae Wunderlich and Adam Christopher Lien Lisa Marie Kannegieter and Alan Douglas Bahe Laura...
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
May 20, 2010
Former UND student accused of marriage fraud
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A sports bar and a quickie nuptials chapel in Grand Forks were the setting for a low-romance, cold-cash marriage between a former University of North Dakota student and a Bosnian woman seeking citizenship, according to charges in federal court against the groom. The...
May 20, 2010 - 12:23pm
July 2, 2009
Amanda Jean Kelly and Scott Peter Henrikson Jessica Jalayne Christianson and Christopher Allen Kruk Donna Lee Bromley and Leonard Jay Roemmich Jillayne Lee Pieper and Aaron Lee Carlson Stacy Ellen Bott and Brian Stanley Bruss Kristin Marie Ferris and Robert James Deutsch
July 2, 2009 - 12:00am
June 26, 2009
Jill Louise Miller and Dennis Dale Tomford Mallory Jean Schimek and Jacob Adam Chan Amanda Christine Dockter and McKane Orlando Wood Ashley Laine Hvezda and James William Altstadt Sarah Ann Rystad and Anthony Arthur Golden Cindy Rae Lundberg and Richard Allen Blair Patricia...
June 26, 2009 - 12:00am