November 21st, 2013

‘Waxwork’ inventors speak about their great inventions

‘Waxwork’ inventors speak about their great inventions

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com The United States is a country of ingenious inventors and landmark inventions, a fact underscored by dozens of Pine Meadow Elementary School fourth-graders during a special event Nov. 7. On that day, [...]

Bauer challenges students’ music experience

Bauer challenges students’ music experience

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Kristen Bauer wanted to challenge Kennedy Community School fourth-grade students with an interesting experience in her music room. Instead of a more traditional test, Bauer challenged her students to show their learning. [...]

Wasdyke’s paintings reflect his varied, interesting life

Wasdyke’s paintings reflect his varied, interesting life

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com When Jim Wasdyke was a kid in math class in New Jersey during WWII, he wasn’t paying much attention to math. Instead, he would daydream and draw pictures of German war planes [...]

Constant changes help Schwalboski create art

Constant changes help Schwalboski create art

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Local artist Jo Schwalboski’s creativity is fueled by constant change from her travels and life experiences. Much of her success has come as a result of her mixing up her media when [...]

Sartell man honored for work in renewable heating, cooling

Sartell man honored for work in renewable heating, cooling

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com A Sartell resident, John Taylor, has been honored as a leader in the nation’s largest integrated hot-water energy system that put St. Paul at the forefront of environmentally sound heating and cooling [...]

Lawsuit claims priest abused boy

Lawsuit claims priest abused boy

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Another former St. John’s Abbey monk and priest has been charged with sexual abuse in a civil lawsuit filed in St. Paul Nov. 19. [...]

Tree farm changes ownership but remains family tradition

Tree farm changes ownership but remains family tradition

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com A 30-year-old family business, Hinkemeyer’s Tree Farm near Rice, has been sold, but it will remain part of the family tradition because its new owner is Cheryl Thiele, one of the Hinkemeyers’ [...]

Parents should plan for winter school emergencies

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Howling blizzards, arctic cold, near-zero visibility – all are factors that could cause disruptions to schools in the coming winter. That is why the Sartell-St. Stephen School District is asking all parents [...]

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