Tag: Northern Division

Unimaginable destruction, incredible compassion

by Craig Dirkes Central Territory officer Lt. Matthew Beatty was deployed for six weeks earlier this year to assist The ...

A life restored

by Craig Dirkes When Crystal Hill’s baby boy was born, it was the best day of her life—and the worst. ...

Care after incarceration

by Craig Dirkes Minnesota’s rate of criminal recidivism—a person’s relapse into criminal behavior—is one of the nation’s highest. The Twin ...

Karaoke meets the kettle

Demonstrating a little “kettle karaoke” while ringing bells can be a laugh-filled, cheer-spreading experience for ringers and donors alike, The ...

Meaningful makeovers

by Amy Burke The Salvation Army of Milwaukee County’s Echelon chapter hosted a Meaningful Makeover event earlier this year at the Army’s emergency lodge. During ...

Duluth’s national treasure

On the heels of being selected by the Jr. NBA as one of six outstanding youth basketball programs in the ...

Brainerd Corps a beacon

In the tiny Minnesota town of Brainerd, where poverty is prevalent and resources few, The Salvation Army is a beacon of light where children ...

Counterfeiter finds priceless treasure

Unlike the $4.3 million worth of fake money he once printed, Jason Roberts’ freshly-minted faith in Christ is authentic by ...

Love rings true at Christmas

by Craig Dirkes A 45-year-old man is in his fourth year of ringing bells at kettles in the cold and ...