July,2013

Marker questions ‘lies’ about his reunion expulsion

Marker questions ‘lies’ about his reunion expulsion

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Although Patrick Marker has received an apology from the headmaster of St. John’s Prep School, he is disgusted the apology did not contain any mention of the “lies” that were told to [...]

Perske, other mayors, vow to protect Mighty Miss.

Perske, other mayors, vow to protect Mighty Miss.

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com If people in the central Minnesota area foul up the Mississippi River, we have no one to blame but ourselves and we cannot go pointing the finger of blame northwards, according to [...]

‘Summer Arts on the Farm’ held at Rocky Acres

‘Summer Arts on the Farm’ held at Rocky Acres

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Rocky Acres, north of St. Joseph, recently hosted works of eight artists during its “Summer Arts on the Farm.” [...]

Anglers, volunteers enjoy Fishing Without Boundaries

Anglers, volunteers enjoy Fishing Without Boundaries

by Mike Nistler news@thenewsleaders.com It may have not been the sunniest day of the summer July 13 on Big Fish Lake, but to the 28 anglers and the 50 volunteers who participated in “Fishing Without Boundaries,” [...]

Take ‘Day off on Mississippi’ Aug. 10

Take ‘Day off on Mississippi’ Aug. 10

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com More than 40 free family-fun activities will be available Saturday, Aug. 10 when the fifth annual “Take a Day Off on the Mississippi River” takes place again. The perennially popular event will [...]

Joes advance to second round of playoffs

Joes advance to second round of playoffs

by Mike Nistler news@thenewsleaders.com After finishing the regular season in fourth place in the Sauk Valley League, the St. Joseph Joes have advanced to the second round of the playoffs. [...]

Rox pitchers play bingo at Arlington Place

Rox pitchers play bingo at Arlington Place

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Pitchers from the St. Cloud Rox baseball team visited Arlington Place Assisted Living on July 8 to play bingo with the residents.  Rox players also passed out ice-cream cones afterward. [...]

Mighty river’s potential finally being realized

Mighty river’s potential finally being realized

Our Mighty Mississippi is indeed a mighty river. It contributed mightily to this nation’s greatness – as a transportation corridor; as a nurturing water supply for so many cities, towns, villages and farms; as a limitless [...]

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