Rays of Hope Walk raises funds for local deeds

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by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com A solemn quiet settled over more than 100 observers on the morning of Oct. 7 as the names of precious deceased children were read, one by one, in front of the Angel of Hope statue in Sartell. And then, after each name was announced, one or more people walked up to the Angel of Hope and

Two Sabre teams, one individual triumph

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by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com Two Sartell Sabre varsity teams – the boys’ cross-country team and the girls’ swim-and-dive team – scored triumphs last week. For the ninth consecutive time, the swim-and-dive team won the Central Lakes Championship Oct. 28 at the meet at Sartell High School. The girls won eight of 12 competitive events. They will now head for the

School food services celebrates in October

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by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com People from all walks of life recently gathered at Sartell schools to help celebrate two events related to food – National Food Service Week (Oct. 9-13) and Farm to School Month, October. The events drew food-service employees and students, of course, as well as teachers, parents, police officers, firefighters, some members of the St. Cloud University

Hauge appointed as activities director

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by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com A new activities director has been hired for the Sartell-St. Stephen School District. The appointment was announced earlier this week by School District Superintendent Jeff Schwiebert. The new director is Ryan Hauge, who hails from the St. Francis School District where he was a social-studies teacher, head basketball coach for nine years, golf coach for seven

Somalis hold prayer vigil, share concerns

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by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com Dozens of St. Cloud Somali residents gathered on the afternoon of Oct. 21 at Lake George in St. Cloud for a prayer vigil and a show of solidarity after a terrorist bombing in their home country sent shock waves far and wide. The vigil at Lake George also followed other developments that brought concern to the

Sartell artist featured in ‘Light Reconstructed’

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by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com Like all good art, the works of Bruce Jacobson of Sartell have to be seen up close and personal to be fully appreciated. Photos, reproductions of the works just don’t cut it. That is why people should take in Light Reconstructed, an exhibit of Jacobson’s works in the Veranda Lounge of Pioneer Place, 22 Fifth Ave.