St. Joseph

Family donates hair to Locks of Love

Family donates hair to Locks of Love

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Local resident Ema Hartung and her three daughters each recently donated 10 inches of hair to Locks of Love. Daughters Anna, 9, Erin, 8, and Emily 6, along with Hartung, got their [...]

Big crowds have a ball at Centennial bash

Big crowds have a ball at Centennial bash

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Fortunately, the weather forecasters were wrong. It didn’t rain on the parade or any of the other festivities as thousands of people gathered July 18-20 to celebrate St. Stephen’s Centennial. [...]

Rox players visit KIDSTOP program

Rox players visit KIDSTOP program

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com St. Cloud Rox baseball players recently visited the KIDSTOP program at Kennedy Community School. Players Austin Caspersen, Mitchell Kranson and Reese Gregory, along with assistant coach Phil Imholte, played a game of [...]

‘Take a Day Off’ set for Aug. 2

‘Take a Day Off’ set for Aug. 2

For the sixth year, “Take a Day Off on the Mississippi River” will offer outdoor family Saturday, Aug. 2 fun at Stearns County’s Mississippi River Park. The park is located just off CR 1 about seven [...]

Police advise (again): Lock vehicles!

Police advise (again): Lock vehicles!

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com A rash of thefts from vehicles in St. Joseph has law-enforcement personnel – once again – advising all residents to lock their vehicles. During the wee hours of July 7, there were [...]

A historical prospective from 25 years ago – July 7, 1989

A historical prospective from 25 years ago – July 7, 1989

July 7, 1989 Stueve proposes Minnesota Street beautification by Janelle Von Pinnon Dennis Stueve, owner of Stueve’s Garage Inc., St. Joseph, recently proposed a downtown beautification project to city council members and area organizations. His plan [...]

Missing Sartell woman located

Missing Sartell woman located

A woman from Sartell who had been reported as missing was found safe and sound about a week after the missing report was filed with the Stearns County Sheriff’s Department. On July 5, family members of [...]

St. Joseph Police department gets new vehicle

St. Joseph Police department gets new vehicle

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com The St. Joseph Police Department recently purchased a 2014 Ford sport-utility vehicle to replace squad unit 704, a 2010 Ford Crown Victoria. Police Chief Joel Klein said Ford no longer makes the [...]

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