August 8th, 2013

Couple awarded bronze ‘Telly’ award for documentary

Couple awarded bronze ‘Telly’ award for documentary

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Chuck Czech and Mary Christen Czech, husband and wife, were recently awarded a bronze “Telly” award for a documentary called “Arrival: Women’s Visions for a New Home.” [...]

Reverend pronounces Wanda, Kathy ‘wife and wife’

Reverend pronounces Wanda, Kathy ‘wife and wife’

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com When Kathy Horner and Wanda Carlson were pronounced “wife and wife,” the congregation burst into applause as the two women kissed each other at the altar before walking down the aisle to [...]

Three spend National Night Out behind bars

Three spend National Night Out behind bars

contributed photo From front to back, Cailin and Avery Nothnagel and Aaliyah Mixteco are banished like criminals to the back seat of a St. Joseph Police Department squad car Aug. 7 during National Night Out. The [...]

Weaver named league’s ‘Coach of the Year’

Weaver named league’s ‘Coach of the Year’

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Brett Weaver of Sartell, who was named “Coach of the Year” by the Midwest Premiere Football League, said this season was a “dream come true” for him and his team. Weaver is [...]

Ninety-three children unite for 30th year of VBS

Ninety-three children unite for 30th year of VBS

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Ninety-three St. Joseph area children, ages 4 through sixth grade, united to celebrate Vacation Bible School July 28-Aug. 1. Held at the Resurrection Lutheran Church in St. Joseph, VBS is coordinated between [...]

Memory loss sparks memoirs for Sartell woman

Memory loss sparks memoirs for Sartell woman

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com What started as a therapeutic mental exercise for Millie Hoelscher Moran of Sartell turned into a full-fledged 245-page book of personal memoirs. She will sign copies of her new book from 11 [...]

More than 200 apply for first archery hunt at SJU

More than 200 apply for first archery hunt at SJU

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com More than 200 bow hunters have applied for a chance to hunt at St. John’s campus land this year. St. John’s Abbey is offering the hunt to 100 hunters to help cull [...]

Moran’s book illuminates struggles women faced

Moran’s book illuminates struggles women faced

It’s frightful to imagine how many women were robbed of their potential because of the ingrained male-chauvinistic attitudes of the past. [...]

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