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Humming southward

Humming southward

photo by Kelly Brown St. Joseph resident Kelly Brown recently captured this photo of a humming bird in his backyard. Brown says, “The hummingbirds are going crazy at the feeders, getting ready for the migration south. These [...]

Brat sales raise funds for local charities

Brat sales raise funds for local charities

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Local St. Joseph Lions Club members were busy working a brat-sale fundraiser on the morning of Sept. 13. Members Duane Sorensen, Dennis Loecken, Kyle Jensen and Ralph Meyer kidded and joked with [...]

Thor gets socialized at Woofstock

Thor gets socialized at Woofstock

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com Although Thor is leery of people, growling at their approach, he seemed happy to be at the Woofstock Companion Walk at Wilson Park last Saturday. Thor is one of an estimated 250 [...]

Author to sign books at Millstream Arts Fest

Author to sign books at Millstream Arts Fest

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com A first novel penned by a Sartell woman is getting quite the buzz, and its author, Milissa Nelson, will sign copies of the books during the Millstream Arts Festival in downtown St. [...]

Food Shelf drive nets 68 bags of food

Food Shelf drive nets 68 bags of food

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Residents donated 68 bags of food to the St. Joseph Community Food Shelf during the fourth annual areawide drive Sept. 13. Coordinator Ann Scherer said the shelves are low on supplies and [...]

Peruvian to speak on economics

Peruvian to speak on economics

Javier Iguiñiz, professor of economics at the Catholic University of Peru, will be the keynote speaker of the 26th Clemens Lecture at 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 29 in the Stephen B. Humphrey Theater at St. John’s [...]

Set to close, pet thrift store offers bargains

Set to close, pet thrift store offers bargains

The For Pets’ Sake thrift store is offering big bargains until it closes Oct. 15. The store opened a few years ago as a way to bring in money for the Tri-County Humane Society. However, it [...]

Sept. 19

Sept. 19

If any readers have tips concerning crimes, they should call the St. Joseph Police Department at 320-363-8250 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 320-255-1301 or access its tip site at www.tricountycrimestoppers.org. Crime Stoppers offers rewards up to [...]

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