St. Joseph

Library’s millionth book delivered in St. Joseph

Library’s millionth book delivered in St. Joseph

by Logan Gruber operations@thenewsleaders.com One lucky little girl was the surprise recipient of the one millionth book from the United Way of Central Minnesota’s Imagination Library this past week. On April 16, 15-month-old Layla Hawkins, was the [...]

Council dives into water amenity comments

Council dives into water amenity comments

by Logan Gruber operations@thenewsleaders.com The April 20 St. Joseph City Council meeting was overflowing with people looking to comment on and learn more about the proposed water amenity, so much so that the conference room next [...]

‘Hay, what’s he doing with that bale?’

‘Hay, what’s he doing with that bale?’

photo by Cori Hilsgen People driving on Fruit Farm Road by Collegeville might have to do a double-take when they see what looks like a person carrying a large bale of hay. Upon closer inspection, viewers [...]

Barn dance May 4 at Kennedy

Barn dance May 4 at Kennedy

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Area residents are invited to a barn dance at 7 p.m. Monday, May 4 at Kennedy Community School. The barn dance will show what students have learned in a Fiddling Residency taught [...]

Community rallies around Nuckolls family

Community rallies around Nuckolls family

by Logan Gruber operations@thenewsleaders.com As of Wednesday, no news has been released on the investigation into the driver who hit and killed Cody James Nuckolls, 5, at about 2:30 p.m. April 13 on the 300 block [...]

Pope Francis marvels at ‘The Saint John’s Bible’

Pope Francis marvels at ‘The Saint John’s Bible’

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com Without uttering a word, Pope Francis with just a smile and arm gestures gave his blessing and approval to The Saint John’s Bible at the Vatican recently. [...]

Terhaar achieves a perfect ACT score

Terhaar achieves a perfect ACT score

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com St. John’s Prep junior Justin Terhaar recently received a perfect score of 36 on the ACT college entrance exam. Terhaar said he prepared for the test by using online resources to do [...]

Park Board welcomes residents’ input on parks survey

Park Board welcomes residents’ input on parks survey

by Logan Gruber operations@thenewsleaders.com Park board chair John Anderson is looking forward to doing a lot of reading in May, and he hopes you’ll be supplying him with the material. Anderson, along with the rest of [...]

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