St. Joseph

City council, boards get on the same page

City council, boards get on the same page

by Logan Gruber operations@thenewsleaders.com Members of the city council, park board, economic development authority and planning commission, as well as representatives of the facilities task force and aquatics amenity committee gathered together at the community fire [...]

Engelking’s faith helps her help victims of abuse

Engelking’s faith helps her help victims of abuse

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com The statistics are grim: Every 15 seconds somewhere a woman is beaten in a domestic dispute; each day, three women in the nation are murdered by boyfriends, spouses or ex-spouses; one in [...]

A historical perspective from 25 years ago – Feb. 16, 1990

A historical perspective from 25 years ago – Feb. 16, 1990

Artist captures Jacob’s spirit in birthday present by Stuart Goldschen news@thenewsleaders.com   There’s a spirit about Jacob Wetterling, described variously as love, joy, sensitivity, kindness, activity and creativity. Many see it in Jacob’s smile. [...]

Skahen chosen for honor band

Skahen chosen for honor band

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Caitlin Skahen is proudly practicing her trumpet-playing skills. She was recently selected to join the Minnesota Band Directors Association sixth-eighth grade honor band for the 2014-15 school year. [...]

Jacob Wetterling Resource Center provides hope for 25 years

Jacob Wetterling Resource Center provides hope for 25 years

by Logan Gruber operations@thenewsleaders.com Jacob Wetterling turned 37 years old on Tuesday. The Jacob Wetterling Resource Center, founded by his parents Patty and Jerry Wetterling on Jan. 22, 1990, just four months after Jacob was abducted, [...]

CSB/SJU delegation to attend climate change convention in Paris

CSB/SJU delegation to attend climate change convention in Paris

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com A delegation of students and faculty members from the College of St. Benedict and St. John’s University is planning a trip to Paris in December. The group has been given non-governmental observer [...]

Student spotlight: Stock says decisions determine students’ futures

Student spotlight: Stock says decisions determine students’ futures

by Cori Hilsgen news@thnewsleaders.com St. John’s University junior Jacob Stock says decisions made in college determine students’ futures. He said college is much more independent and self-reliant than high school. [...]

Police dismiss car as clue in Bearson case

Police dismiss car as clue in Bearson case

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com A car seen at the site where the body of Tom Bearson of Sartell was found apparently had nothing to do with the death of the North Dakota State University student. [...]

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