April 3rd, 2014

‘Mrs. Minnesota’ vows to help fight diabetes

‘Mrs. Minnesota’ vows to help fight diabetes

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Attorney Kimberly Stommes was elated when she was crowned Mrs. Minnesota at last month’s pageant because it will give her a chance to advance her platform, dubbed “Stop the Shots,” to help [...]

Hinton chosen as 15th CSB president

Hinton chosen as 15th CSB president

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Mary Hinton has been chosen to be the 15th president of the College of St. Benedict. She will replace MaryAnn Baenninger, who plans to leave her position in June. Baenninger has served [...]

School board chooses two new principals

School board chooses two new principals

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Sartell’s two elementary schools will have new principals for the 2014-15 school year. [...]

Locals gather to help with maple-syrup making

Locals gather to help with maple-syrup making

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Many people may have noticed pails hung on area maple trees to collect the sap that will be boiled down for maple syrup. Once again, it’s syrup-making time around the St. Joseph [...]

Police officer succumbs to tragic death

Police officer succumbs to tragic death

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com A Sartell police officer died March 27 after complications from surgery at the St. Cloud Hospital. Jeff Schmitz, 44, leaves behind his wife, Stacy Landborg-Schmitz, and 4-year-old son Andrew. He died with [...]

Mrs. Minnesota vows to help fight diabetes

Mrs. Minnesota vows to help fight diabetes

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Attorney Kimberly Stommes was elated when she was crowned Mrs. Minnesota at last month’s pageant because it will give her a chance to advance her platform, dubbed “Stop the Shots,” to help [...]

Sartell band seeks trombones, other players

Sartell band seeks trombones, other players

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com There may be 76 trombones in the big parade, but in the Sartell Area Community Band there is only one. [...]

Kennedy students perform ‘Beauty Pageant’ play

Kennedy students perform ‘Beauty Pageant’ play

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Kennedy Community School sixth- through eighth-grade students spent five weeks rehearsing for a one-act play, The Miss High School U.S.A. Beauty Pageant, which they performed March 14-16. [...]

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