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Pint-sized firefighters to the rescue

Pint-sized firefighters to the rescue

photo by Dennis Dalman Corbin Olson of Litchfield grins with joy as he tries on his fire hat at the Sartell-LeSauk Fire Department Open House Oct. 9. Olson was visiting his grandparents, Bob and Lou Hanson [...]

‘Find Jacob’ billboard campaign begins

‘Find Jacob’ billboard campaign begins

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com Twenty-five years is a very long time for an 11-year-old boy to remain missing, but the parents of Jacob Wetterling are not giving up on finding him, and neither is law enforcement. [...]

Watercolor painting lifelong passion for Benson

Watercolor painting lifelong passion for Benson

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com When Mick Benson of Sartell was a wee lad, his grandmother, while babysitting him, would often coax him to draw, promising him a fresh-baked cinnamon roll if he did. [...]

Branding committee names winning logo

Branding committee names winning logo

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com It’s official: The new branding logo for the Hwy. 15 regional medical-business zone in Sartell will be known as “Hub on 15.” That logo was one of two finalists considered by a [...]

If voters don’t approve, they’ll pay but not receive

If voters don’t approve, they’ll pay but not receive

(Editor’s note: This is the first of a three-part series about the regional half-cent sales-tax question that will appear on the Nov. 4 election ballot.) by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com [...]

Sartell students do well on MMR

Sartell students do well on MMR

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com Once again, evaluation scores for Sartell public schools show students performing above the state in proficiency targets for all subjects and sub-categories. The parochial school, St. Francis Xavier Elementary, also did very [...]

Ferche St. Benedict’s plat approved

Ferche St. Benedict’s plat approved

The final plat for a project known as “Ferche South St. Benedict’s” was approved by the Sartell City Council a September meeting. The plat is a 9-acre property just south of Pine Cone Marketplace, the site [...]

Students create pillar mosaic for school

Students create pillar mosaic for school

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com The thousands of bits of colored glass, glinting in the sunshine, look like random shards of color until a viewer steps closer and takes a better look. The glass mosaic bits, in [...]

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