October 3rd, 2013

Local legend Loso’s life, work honored in exhibit

Local legend Loso’s life, work honored in exhibit

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com The memory of James Loso – artist, potter, teacher, mentor, family man and beloved friend to many – is being honored at a special exhibit in downtown St. Joseph. [...]

Heins says family sacrifices vital to firefighters

Heins says family sacrifices vital to firefighters

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com For many years, on some nights, Bob Heins would get up out of bed, leave his wife snoozing as he put his clothes on. Then he would hurry out of his house [...]

In blissful weather, thousands gather for arts, music, food

In blissful weather, thousands gather for arts, music, food

Made-to-order autumn weather – warm but breezy – blessed the annual Millstream Arts Festival, which attracted thousands to downtown St. Joseph on Sept. 29. For six hours, visitors strolled up and down the city’s main street [...]

395 ‘visions’ comprise massive mural

395 ‘visions’ comprise massive mural

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com The artistic visions of 395 artists will come together in a vast mural at the Gallery Saint Germain in downtown St. Cloud. [...]

Children create ‘grape abstract’ watercolor masterpieces

Children create ‘grape abstract’ watercolor masterpieces

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com More than 10 young artists, ages 6 and up, recently gathered on a Saturday morning at the St. Stephen City Hall to create a “grape abstract” masterpiece. [...]

Fire departments to host open houses

Fire departments to host open houses

Two open-house events have been scheduled for area fire departments. The Sartell-LeSauk Fire Department will host its annual open house from 4-7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10 at the fire hall. The St. Stephen Fire Department will [...]

Student spotlight: Allison Moon enjoys helping people

Student spotlight: Allison Moon enjoys helping people

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Allison Moon, also known as Allie, enjoys helping and being kind to people. Moon is in fourth-grade at Kennedy Community School. She is the 9-year-old daughter of Julie and Chad Moon. She [...]

Get ready, get set, go for ObamaCare

Get ready, get set, go for ObamaCare

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Tuesday was a big day for the most major health-care reform program in nearly a half century – the federal Affordable Care Act, also dubbed “ObamaCare.” [...]

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