Styling Hair, Covered in Prayer

Styling Hair, Covered in Prayer

By Paula Redmann Photo Credit: Jill Ackerman, Director, Mission Advancement, Annunciation Monastery You could say styling hair is in Tina Bakke’s roots. Born into a large, hard-working and faith driven family in Dickinson, North Dakota, Tina was the fifth of the 11...
The Delights of Dining

The Delights of Dining

By Pam Vukelic My father was 90, as I recall, when he said, “I suppose I should quit eating butter and start eating margarine instead.” His comment was met with a resounding, “No!” from his loved ones. We couldn’t imagine why, during what would surely be the...
Oh Man: Merle Bennett — Monarch Man

Oh Man: Merle Bennett — Monarch Man

Article & photos by Marci Narum On a warm, sunny Saturday afternoon in early September 2018, Merle Bennett catches the last monarch butterflies of the summer. His backyard in north Bismarck is a choice stop for the beautiful creatures; it’s filled with an...