March 6th, 2014

St. Stephen prepares for centennial celebration

St. Stephen prepares for centennial celebration

2014 marks the centennial year for the City of St. Stephen. On May 2, 1914, an election took place at the Hall of Frank Vouk on the second floor for the purpose of voting for or [...]

River Runners to host ‘Community Day’ March 8

River Runners to host ‘Community Day’ March 8

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com While most central Minnesotans are grinning and bearing this winter, the members of the St. Stephen River Runners are grinning and loving it. In fact, they couldn’t be happier with all the [...]

Empty lunch accounts can lead to sandwiches only

Empty lunch accounts can lead to sandwiches only

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Every school day, lunch workers in the Sartell-St. Stephen School District serve 2,500 hot lunches, and about 500 of those meals are free or reduced-price lunches for students from low-income families. [...]

Actress Davis talks about media gender equality at CSB

Actress Davis talks about media gender equality at CSB

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Oscar-winning actress Geena Davis spoke to a large crowd Feb. 25 at the College of St. Benedict and dazzled the audience with her humor to get an important message out about gender equality in the [...]

Police continue work on alleged abduction case

Police continue work on alleged abduction case

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Sartell police investigators are still trying to piece together information about the alleged abduction of a woman in Sartell on Feb. 12. Police have reviewed surveillance videos from businesses along the routes [...]

Kennedy Academic Triathlon team takes second place

Kennedy Academic Triathlon team takes second place

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com A team of Kennedy Community School students took second place at the U.S. Academic Triathlon meet held Feb. 1 at Kennedy. Team members include Hanna Haeg, Caitlin Popp, Monica Rodel, Jamie Deuhs [...]

In debate, verbal football tossed back and forth

In debate, verbal football tossed back and forth

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Has football become too dangerous to remain a high-school sport. That was the lively topic of the second “Sartell Says” debate that took place Feb. 19 at Sartell City Hall. [...]

‘Fare for All’ coming to St. Joseph

‘Fare for All’ coming to St. Joseph

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com A local food program created to make fresh fruits and vegetables more affordable to families in the Twin Cities is coming to St. Joseph. “Fare for All Express,” will have a grand [...]

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