Sartell

Search for Bearson ends tragically

Search for Bearson ends tragically

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com (Editor’s note: Information for this story was obtained from a number of sources: The Fargo Forum, the Grand Forks Herald, Internet videos of press conferences in Fargo, Facebook and Twitter.)  [...]

Roundabout completed, drivers relieved

Roundabout completed, drivers relieved

by Logan Gruber operations@thenewsleaders.com An intersection with a history of serious injuries, but thankfully no fatalities, has been transformed into a roundabout. CR 133, at the junction of 19th Avenue in west Sartell, was officially finished Wednesday [...]

Ride, Bike, Walk for Hope set for Sept. 27

Ride, Bike, Walk for Hope set for Sept. 27

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com On Saturday, Sept. 27, people who want to help raise funds for Place of Hope in St. Cloud will have three options. They can “Ride for Hope.” They can “Bike for Hope.” Or they can [...]

Friends mourn loss of Bearson at his church

Friends mourn loss of Bearson at his church

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com United by shock and grief, nearly 500 people joined a candlelight memorial service for Thomas Bearson Tuesday night at St. Francis Xavier Church in Sartell. Bearson’s body was found Tuesday morning in [...]

Former Verso employees invited to meeting

Former Verso employees invited to meeting

Employees of the former Verso paper mill in Sartell are invited to a quarterly get-together from 6-10 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2 at the Sauk Rapids VFW. The kitchen will be open. [...]

Ground broken for new swimming quarry

Ground broken for new swimming quarry

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com Using gold-plated shovels, about a dozen officials broke ground Sept. 9 for a new swimming quarry pool at Quarry Park and Nature Preserve in Waite Park. [...]

Fire department to get new boat, raft

Fire department to get new boat, raft

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com A new rescue boat and rubber raft will soon be standby equipment for the Sartell-LeSauk Fire Department. The Sartell City Council authorized $24,000 for the boat, money that will come from the [...]

Traveling health fair to stop in St. Joseph

Traveling health fair to stop in St. Joseph

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com A free traveling health and screening fair, open to people 50 and older, will stop at the Church of St. Joseph Heritage Hall from 8 a.m. to noon Friday, Sept. 26. [...]

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