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Nearly 500 run for Toys for Tots

by Dennis Dalman It was a sunny-bright but nippy-cold morning Nov. 21 when nearly 500 people in a festive spirit took part in the U.S. Marine Corps Central Minnesota Toys for Tots Jingle Bell 1k run and 5k run in Sartell. Although the final fundraising total wasn’t available at press time, enough money was […]

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Sabre girls swimmers, divers compete at state meet

Sartell Sabre girls’ swimming-and-diving team members competed at the state level last weekend, Nov. 18-20. All events took place at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center on the Minneapolis campus. The Sabres had a fantastic finish, ending up in fourth place as a team. A number of swimmers placed along with all three relay teams and […]

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Seil’s ‘Sunlit Shadow’ wins prize in contest

by Dennis Dalman Ever since Jenny Seil of Sartell received a Canon 60 D camera a couple of years ago, she’s been taking a lot of photos, and one of them recently earned her an honor in the Munsinger Clemens Botanical Society Photo Contest. Munsinger and Clemens gardens are the flower gardens in East […]

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The Great River Chorale will perform "Made in Minnesota: Music of the Season" Dec. 4 and Dec. 6.

Chorale, Cantabile to perform holiday concert

by Dennis Dalman Music, poems and sing-a-longs will be performed when the Great River Chorale and the Cantabile Girls’ Concert Choir together present their 15th annual holiday concert, Made in Minnesota: Music of the Season. There will be two concerts: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4 and 4 p.m. Sunday Dec. 6, both at Bethlehem […]