June 13th, 2013

Pinecone Central’s baseball complex a hit with players, fans alike

Pinecone Central’s baseball complex a hit with players, fans alike

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Sounds of the all-American sport of baseball resounded last weekend at the brand-new four-field baseball complex in Sartell’s Pinecone Central Park. From June 7-9, teams came from far and wide to participate [...]

It was a yummy, sunny day on the Lake Wobegon Regional Trail

It was a yummy, sunny day on the Lake Wobegon Regional Trail

by Mike Nistler news@thenewsleaders.com Cliff Borgerding was a happy man last Saturday as the sun made an appearance for the 14th annual Caramel Roll Ride along stretches of the Lake Wobegon Regional Trail. [...]

Sartell boy gets hole-in-one, homer in same week

Sartell boy gets hole-in-one, homer in same week

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Was it springtime skill or just plain luck? Trysten Bommersbach pondered that question a few seconds before answering. “I’d like to think it was skill,” he said with a chuckle. “But luck [...]

Man files sexual-abuse lawsuit against monk

Man files sexual-abuse lawsuit against monk

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com A 50-year-old man who alleges a monk sexually abused him 36 years ago recently filed a lawsuit against the monk and the Order of St. Benedict, which includes St. John’s Prep School and [...]

Sykora looks forward to her ordination as priest

Sykora looks forward to her ordination as priest

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com For as long as she can remember, Bernie Sykora of Sartell wanted to be a priest. When she was a little girl playing in her mother’s hollyhock garden, she would pretend the [...]

All Saints Academy, St. Joseph campus, graduates first kindergarten class

All Saints Academy, St. Joseph campus, graduates first kindergarten class

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com The All Saints Academy, St. Joseph campus, graduated its first kindergarten class on May 31. The kindergarten and sixth-grade graduation ceremony was held in the St. Joseph Catholic Church. The kindergarten class, [...]

Oistad ‘excited’ about his new coaching post

Oistad ‘excited’ about his new coaching post

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Basketball coach Marcus Oistad said the past week or so has been one of the most “fun and exciting times” of his life – a virtual “whirlwind.” Oistad was recently named the [...]

Pinecone Central Park impresses one and all

Pinecone Central Park impresses one and all

Seeing is believing. Pinecone Central Park in Sartell was mostly just an abstract dream – that is, until last weekend when many people had a chance to see and to experience what a wonderful park it [...]

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