Park visionaries named Citizens of the Year

by Dennis Dalman Three men have been named “Citizens of the Year” by the Sartell Area Chamber of Commerce for their years of hard work in bringing amenities to Pinecone Central Park. The three were honored at the Chamber’s recent honors banquet at Blackberry Ridge Golf Course. The Citizens of the Year are Paul […]


Bit by history bug, Court relishes discoveries

by Dennis Dalman One day about three years ago, when Rosie Court walked into the St. Joseph Historical Society’s museum, she became hooked on local history, and it was contagious as a flu bug – a good flu bug. When Darol and Ellie Studer greeted Court, she was bowled over by their friendly welcome […]


Run the world with ‘She’s the First’ 5K at SJP April 26

by Cori Hilsgen St. John’s Prep High School juniors Sarah Schrup of St. Joseph and Gabrielle Kolb of St. Cloud, along with the SJP “She’s the First” Chapter, will host a 5K run/walk. It will take place at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 26 on the logging trail behind the Tower Field at the St. […]

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All Saints Academy third-grade students served salad bar options during National Nutritional Awareness Week March 24-28. Third-grade students (left to right) are Jack Loso, Clara Schleper, Jackson Phillipp, Bree Muske and Taylor Schaefer.

ASA celebrates National Nutritional Awareness Week

by Cori Hilsgen All Saints Academy students recently celebrated National Nutritional Awareness week March 24-28 by assisting food-service coordinator Mary Kay Pelkey with serving fresh fruits and vegetables during lunch last week. On Tuesday, kindergarteners prepared and served yellow apples and kiwi. On Wednesday, first-graders served broccoli and white and purple cauliflower. Second-graders served […]