January,2013

Fleck, Verso colleagues find new futures

Fleck, Verso colleagues find new futures

by Dennis Dalman – news@thenewsleaders.com One of these days Lyle Fleck of Sartell is going to call one of his school chums, whom he hasn’t seen in years, to tell him some startling news. “Hey, guess [...]

Students compete in local free-throw championship

Students compete in local free-throw championship

by TaLeiza Calloway – news@thenewsleaders.com Nathional Basketball Association All-Star LeBron James needs to be on the lookout for Jon Ethen. In a matter of years he could be sharing the basketball court with him. If it [...]

Eager students get to tiptoe through Tanzania

Eager students get to tiptoe through Tanzania

by Dennis Dalman – news@thenewsleaders.com When the children visited Africa, they snapped like crocodiles, they grunted like gorillas and then they tiptoed through Tanzania. [...]

Vora recalls expulsion from happy home into living hell (Part 2)

Vora recalls expulsion from happy home into living hell (Part 2)

by Dennis Dalman – news@thenewsleaders.com Battle- That same day, Leokadia’s wagon came across a battle that was in progress – Germans and Russians battling to the death. The Wenzels quickly got out of their wagon and [...]

Governor appoints St. Joseph resident to statewide council

Governor appoints St. Joseph resident to statewide council

by TaLeiza Calloway – news@thenewsleaders.com St. Joseph resident William Rudolph said he takes good news as it comes. So when Gov. Mark Dayton announced his appointment to the statewide Independent Living Council this week, he was [...]

SJU graduate named as White House chief of staff

SJU graduate named as White House chief of staff

by Dennis Dalman – news@thenewsleaders.com It’s now official. A St. John’s University graduate is President Barack Obama’s White House chief of staff. Last week, Obama named Denis McDonough to that position after weeks of speculation he [...]

Grand opening kicks off effort to keep Klinefelter’s memory alive

Grand opening kicks off effort to keep Klinefelter’s memory alive

by TaLeiza Calloway – news@thenewsleaders.com About 50 people packed into the lobby of the McDonald’s restaurant in St. Joseph Tuesday to celebrate the opening of the business and to remember Brian Klinefelter. Tuesday marked 17 years [...]

LaFountaine, trailblazer for women’s sports, honored with ‘Breaking Barriers Award’

LaFountaine, trailblazer for women’s sports, honored with ‘Breaking Barriers Award’

by Dennis Dalman – news@thenewsleaders.com When it comes to sports and Title IX women’s rights, Janna LaFountaine has achieved a long-time steady series of goals that brought her this year’s “Breaking Barriers Award” from the College [...]

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