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Pilgrimage tours Catholic sites in North Dakota

The Catholic Diocese of Fargo is hosting a weekend pilgrimage bus tour of Catholic parishes, schools, convents and other sites in the southeastern part of the diocese Aug. 14-16.

Stops on the inaugural pilgrimage include parishes in Valley City, Jamestown, Edgeley, LaMoure, Oakes, Hankinson and Wahpeton, including the 53rd annual Our Lady of the Prairies Pilgrimage at the Carmelite Monastery near Wahpeton.

Cost for the weekend pilgrimage is $225. The deadline to register is Aug. 1.

A complete itinerary, registration form and more information are at For information, call Bill or Geri Harbeke at (701) 371-3886, Suzanne Nelson at (701) 356-7944 or Cheryl Fausel at (701) 356-7900.

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