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Bongo now enjoys the loving care of his new Sartell family.

Sept. 30

The 12U Sartell Swarm Fast-pitch Team Noble/Gack, took second place in the Fall Metro State Tournament held in Lexington/Circle Pines on Sept. 24. Team members include Morgan Guggisberg, Megan Guggisberg, Morgan Gill, Lexi Noble and Molly Stein, Coach Greg Gack, Kaitlyn Lysen, Kaia Gack, Ava Tavale, Jocelyn Simones, Coach Andy Noble, Courtney Stutsman and Megan Hess. […]

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Sept. 23

•••••••••• Cole Fibranz, a sophomore from Sartell High School, recently earned the title of All-American taking eighth place at the ASICS Cadet Freestyle National Championships in Fargo, N.D. Fibranz took fourth at Northern Plains Regional Freestyle Championships to qualify for nationals. He also took first at Cadet Greco-Roman state, second at Freestyle state and first at […]

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Sept. 23

The Ringers of Rice Horseshoe Club held its 2016 league meeting on May 9 to review policies and pay sanction fees and dues. Regular pitching began on May 16 and concluded on Aug. 15. This year, 28 pitchers took part in two shifts each Monday evening at the club courts located at O’Brien’s Pub in Rice. The group had […]

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Sept. 23

CORRECTION In the Sept. 16 St. Joseph Newsleader, a story entitled “Jaycees Fall Fest set for Sept. 24” inadvertently stated that there would be a bouncy house. There will not be a bouncy house at the run this year.

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Sept. 16

Four members of Shepherd of the Pines Church in Rice were among 350 pastors and congregation leaders at a Stephen Series Leader’s Training Course held recently in Pittsburgh, Penn. The next step for the leaders will be to recruit, select and train members of the congregation to be Stephen Ministers. The ministers will provide one-to-one care […]

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Sept. 16

Abby Gessell, of Sartell, a sophomore volleyball player at Beloit (Wis.) College, has been named the first Midwest Conference Defensive Player of the Week for the 2016 season. Gessell played all 14 games to help lead the Bucs to a 3-1 record and a share of the Buc Blast Tournament’s top record last weekend in Flood […]

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Lo Mein enjoying quality time with his new owners.

‘Feel Good Friday’ from Vicki Davis

by Vicki Davis, Tri-County Humane Society Lo Mein was transferred to us after being held as a stray by Mille Lacs County Animal Control. Since an owner did not come forward to claim him, Lo Mein was transferred to TCHS and placed for adoption. After a short five-day stay, Lo Mein found his new home […]