Richard Hatch

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2014

    Father Sylvester Brown Blessed a Man's Balls After Asking Him to Strip, Records Show

    In 2003, a man met with church officials from the Diocese of Winona. When he was younger, he said, Father Sylvester Brown had been his spiritual advisor, but the counselling didn't last long. The priest's first session hung on the topic of sexuality and lead to questions about whether the man was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2013

    New release reveals alleged pedo-priest was moved around the state

    The Diocese of Winona released the names of 18 priests Monday, adding to a growing list of suspected pedophiles throughout the state and confirming what some attorneys and clergy already knew: For decades the Rev. Thomas Adamson moved from parish to parish in the shadow of sexual abuse. "It is a d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2006

    5/17: Morning Communique

    Arizonans fear the pink tacos, Clinton tells Canada not to try U.S. health care system, Big Brother comes to the playpen, USSR propaganda posters, McSweeney's jokes, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Arts

    May 29, 2002


    How does Linda Andrews keep Zenon Dance Company going? A bit of disco instruction, a little pull-tab operation, and a lot of determination

  • Sports

    January 24, 2001

    Devil in the Flesh

    Temptation Island and The Mole: Seven deadly sins of highly effective networks

  • News

    September 27, 2000

    WCCO Survivor

    Surviving the News in the Hometown Team's Summer of Self-Love