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May 6

Jacob Gunderson of Sauk Rapids and a junior at Carleton College, is a member of the Carleton College Orchestra for the 2016 Spring term. The orchestra, led by conductor Hector Valdivia, performs varied repertoire ranging from the 18th to the 20th centuries. Recent performances have included Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2, Lutoslawski’s Concerto for Orchestra and Tchaikovsky’s […]

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May 6

                      ••••••••••••••••••• ••••••••••••••••••• Tron Swanson and his staff at Krillan Printing, a Sartell company, have been hosting Community Options 2 students for the past two years. Eight CO2 students have had the opportunity to learn the skills an individual thinking about a career in the screen-printing […]

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April 29

                      ••••••••••••••• Benton County Agricultural Society was among 34 regional arts projects recently awarded funding through the Central Minnesota Arts Board. It received $7,000, to engage the Central Minnesota community in the study, appreciation and history of glass arts during a live glass demonstration by […]

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April 29

•••••••••••••••••••• Two Sartell students attending St. Cloud State University are among SCSU’s 26 Excellence in Leadership Award honorees. They are Abshiro Hussein Mayow, bachelor’s degree in biomedical science; and Sally L. Traut, Sartell, bachelor’s degree in elementary education. The Excellence in Leadership Award, currently in its 28th year, recognizes students who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and academic commitment. […]

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April 29

                      ••••••••••••••• Four St. Joseph organizations and events were among 34 regional arts projects recently awarded funding through the Central Minnesota Arts Board. They are the following: College of St. Benedict, $1,564, for a day-long piano festival and competition for 65 pre-college students from local […]

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Avery Elizabeth Hartung, St. Joseph

Avery Elizabeth Hartung Avery Elizabeth Hartung, daughter of Ema and Greg Hartung of St. Joseph, was born at 2:08 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 28 at St. Cloud Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds 14 ounces and measured 19 inches. She was welcomed home by her sisters Anna, 11, Erin, 10, and Emily, 8 and brothers Seth, 5 and Landon, 2. […]