Summer days slipping away

Carolyn BertschNews, Sartell – St. Stephen0 Comments

photo by Carolyn Bertsch Making the most of a hot Minnesota summer day, Logan Villette, 6, son of Katie Stang of Sartell, plunges down a Slip’N Slide on Thursday, July 30 at their home on 8th Avenue N.                  

In spirit of unity, strangers share an umbrella

Carolyn BertschNews, Sauk Rapids – Rice0 Comments

photo by Carolyn Bertsch Bob Brown of Sauk Rapids (right) and local resident David Mavie (left) share an umbrella to stay dry at the National Day of Prayer gathering May 7. About 50 people gathered in the rain outside of the Stearns County Courthouse to participate in the National Day of Prayer led by Pastors Carol and Geary Smith, founders

Area residents compete at Special Olympics in Sartell

Carolyn BertschNews, Sartell – St. Stephen0 Comments

photo by Carolyn Bertsch Sauk Rapids athlete Amy Olson and Joe Perske, Sartell Middle School phy-ed teacher and Special Olympics volunteer, exchange a high five at the finish line of the 800-meter walk during the Special Olympics Track and Field Meet, held May 16 at the Sartell Middle School. Twenty-one teams participated, including the St. Cloud Area 7 Team which