Skahen accepted to Honor Choir for third year

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com St. John’s Prep ninth-grade student Jack Skahen not only loves to sing, but he is also very good at it. He was recently selected by the American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota Honor Choir to participate in the State 9-10 Boys’ Honor Choir. This is the third year he has been chosen for the honor that

Binder, Trombley selected for Honor Choir

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com St. John’s Prep School ninth-grade students Dolan Binder and Carter Trombley are vocalists who were recently chosen by the American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota Honor Choir to participate in the State 9-10 Boys’ Honor Choir. This is the third year Trombley has been selected and the second year Binder has been chosen for the honor

CSB/SJU nursing students train to help prevent diabetes

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com With the start of a new year, many people are making some new year’s resolutions to get and stay healthier. One of those choices could include some classes being offered in the area with the Diabetes Prevention Program. Sixty nursing students from the College of St. Benedict and St. John’s University will train in January to

St. Joseph residents celebrate by helping others

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com The holidays can be a very stressful time for people who lose their jobs, are diagnosed with a medical illness or receive unexpected bills, but residents in St. Joseph are spreading good cheer by donating and helping others in need. Kennedy Community School Principal Laurie Putnam said she is thankful for the generosity of others at

ASA students perform ‘Christmas on Gloria Street’

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com All Saints Academy students shared their acting and vocal talents as they performed the school’s annual Christmas program, Christmas on Gloria Street, Dec. 14 at the College of St. Benedict’s Escher Auditorium. The story of Christmas on Gloria Street involves Gloria and her family moving to California from Vermont and finding their new town had lost

Sartell Middle School students study ‘Hour of Code’

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Just the idea of studying computer coding might be daunting enough to keep people who don’t think they know anything about computers from wanting to learn more about it. At Sartell Middle School, technology specialists Brad Scherer and Amanda Holstrom tried to eliminate some of the fear of coding during the school’s recent “The Hour of

Sartell Senior Connection celebrates 10 years

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Many Sartell seniors don’t have a lot of time to sit around wondering what to do with their time. They are some of the busiest people in the area, volunteering many hours with the Sartell-St. Stephen School District, Community Education, Sartell Area Chamber of Commerce and much more. These seniors are part of the Sartell Senior