June 6th, 2013

Humblest of homes brings joy to El Salvadorans

Humblest of homes brings joy to El Salvadorans

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Steve Reetz of Sartell was not surprised why El Salvadorans are so happy when they lend a hand building a new, nice, earthquake-proof home. [...]

Kennedy students plop pies in teachers’ faces, give them haircuts

Kennedy students plop pies in teachers’ faces, give them haircuts

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Kennedy Community School students delighted in plopping pies into their teachers’ faces and giving some of them haircuts at a recent fun fest. The May 31 event was a celebration of the [...]

Smiles are constant reward for daycare provider

Smiles are constant reward for daycare provider

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Sherry Larson has done day care for so long – 33 years – that she now looks after two children of a woman she took care of as a child many years [...]

Elvis ‘lives’ at Arlington Place assisted-living community

Elvis ‘lives’ at Arlington Place assisted-living community

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com “Elvis” made an appearance at the annual summer picnic June 1 at Arlington Place assisted-living community in St. Joseph. Elvis circled the room and serenaded residents and guests as he draped scarves [...]

Energy, optimism abound among DogPAC members

Energy, optimism abound among DogPAC members

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Energy and optimism abound among the 30 or so members of the Sartell DogPAC, which is a tongue-in-cheek double play-on-words (“pack” and “political action committee”) for “Dog Park Committee.” DogPAC has its [...]

St. Joseph is blooming with colors (photos)

St. Joseph is blooming with colors (photos)

Hanging flower baskets adorn St. Joseph city streets and can be viewed by walkers, bikers and drivers.         [...]

With 70 varieties, Duncan is a ‘born’ soup-maker

With 70 varieties, Duncan is a ‘born’ soup-maker

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Sometimes Deb Duncan feels as if she’s been born to be a soup-maker. And it’s no wonder. She’s spent countless hours in her life making soup, soup, soup – 70 varieties of [...]

All Saints Academy celebrates last day

All Saints Academy celebrates last day

Some of the students and staff at All Saints Academy, St. Joseph campus, happily end the school day on May 31. It was the students’ last school day for the year and also the kindergarten and [...]

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