Patrick Fischer (number-2 in photo above), a wide receiver for the Sartell Sabres, had to sit out the team's last game because of a knee injury he suffered a few weeks ago. He was injured during a game against St. Cloud Apollo. Fischer is now recovering from knee surgery.

Fischer watches team lose from sidelines

by Dennis Dalman Patrick Fischer had to watch from the sideline, his heart sinking, as his teammates lost to Moorhead last Friday and blew their chances for a chance at the state football championship. On Nov. 2, the Sartell Sabres lost to the Moorhead Spuds, 35-21, in the Section 8-5A game played at Collegeville. […]

Congregants celebrate Mass – with a big difference

by Dennis Dalman At the altar, the Catholic priest made the ritual preparations for the Holy Eucharist – the sanctified bits of bread members of the congregation would soon ingest. It’s called transubstantiation, a mysterious process in which Catholics believe the bread and wine are turned into the “body and blood of Jesus Christ.” […]


Local construction projects continue

Local construction projects continue in the St. Joseph area. Various projects include the addition of a gathering space for the Church of St. Joseph, the bypass at Stearns CR 2, the new McDonald’s and the CapX 2020 powerline project. The gathering space for the St. Joseph Catholic church parish construction is taking place between the […]