Letter to the Editor

City welcomes communication, collaboration with new CSB president

City welcomes communication, collaboration with new CSB president

Mayor Rick Schultz On Sept. 21, I was witness to the installation of Dr. Mary Hinton, the 15th president of the College of St. Benedict. It was the second such presidential event here in our local [...]

Deeply disappointed in bad judgment

Deeply disappointed in bad judgment

Susan Sink, St. Joseph I am deeply disappointed by the Newsleader’s bad judgment in running Ron Scarbro’s column in the Sept. 19 issue: “True justice is color-blind.” The ignorance shown by Scarbro is breathtaking. It can [...]

Reader responds to Scarbro’s ‘Leave my s’mores alone’

Reader responds to Scarbro’s ‘Leave my s’mores alone’

Rebecca Halonen National Karate Schools, Sartell How do we make decisions about what our children eat? Do we want schools to buy our children’s love with minimally nutritious pizza? Is it wise to allow boy or girl [...]

Privacy at stake in Watab Springs housing development

Privacy at stake in Watab Springs housing development

Thom Woodward, Sartell Watab Springs Homeowners Association Some 15 years ago, a new housing development – a private neighborhood in Sartell – spurred reactions from interest to misunderstanding to disdain. Watab Springs, on the corner of Pinecone Road [...]

Emergency food shelf drive set Sept. 13

Emergency food shelf drive set Sept. 13

Your local Food Shelf board and volunteers St. Joseph Community Wide Food Shelf Drive 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, Sept. 13 Sociologists have differentiated among people living in a community. A “resident” is one who lives in a [...]

Thanks for response to ranting, raving

Thanks for response to ranting, raving

Adam Sussner, Sartell I just wanted to say thank you, Greg Bearson, for your letter to the editor in the most recent Newsleader. I’ve been wondering for years if the Newsleader would present an opinion contrary to Dalman’s [...]

Emergency food shelf drive set Sept. 13

Emergency food shelf drive set Sept. 13

4th annual St. Joseph Community Food Shelf Drive 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, Sept. 13  The Food Shelf Board & Volunteers Food: “any substance – taken in – to enable (something) to live and grow. Anything that nourishes.” [...]

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