September 19th, 2013

At first sight of baby, Karki heard God’s whisper

At first sight of baby, Karki heard God’s whisper

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com When Carrie Karki of Sartell first held the baby that was to become hers, it’s as if the voice of God was whispering in her ear, “This is the one.” [...]

Harvest Festival draws a crowd

Harvest Festival draws a crowd

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Brynn Hiltner, 2, and her mother, Amy, knelt close to the petting zoo fence to touch the animals. There were goats, a sheep, a rabbit and an alpaca provided by Collegeville Orchards. [...]

Rotary extends helping hand to Cameroon orphanage

Rotary extends helping hand to Cameroon orphanage

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com The Sartell Rotary Club has extended its helping hands internationally with a water-well project at the Angels Home for Orphans in Cameroon, West Africa. Thanks to a grant from the International Rotary [...]

Rolling for Lindsey’s cause on the Wobegon

Rolling for Lindsey’s cause on the Wobegon

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Twenty-five participants rolled along the Wobegon Trail Sept. 7 to raise funds for Lindsey Johnson, 22, who was diagnosed with Ewing Sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer, at the age of 21. [...]

Board approves two-year teachers’ contract

Board approves two-year teachers’ contract

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com The teachers in the Sartell-St. Stephen School District now have a new two-year contract, which was approved unanimously by the school board at its Sept. 16 meeting. The teachers have already agreed [...]

Student spotlight: Bechtold says inequalities cause conflicts

Student spotlight: Bechtold says inequalities cause conflicts

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Sam Bechtold says many of the world’s conflicts occur because of inequality. If he could change something, he would change that. Bechtold says financial inequality often causes many conflicts. [...]

Shop owners know first-hand benefits of nutrition

Shop owners know first-hand benefits of nutrition

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Nutrition has reached a crisis point in a thicket of confusion in the modern world, and Mick and Rose Marsyla are determined to do something about it. The Marsylas are the owners [...]

Legion to host learning sessions on U.S. Constitution

Legion to host learning sessions on U.S. Constitution

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Hardly a day goes by that the national news does not simmer with issues relating to the U.S. Constitution, and yet polls show the average American knows next to nothing about that [...]

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