Sartell Chamber sponsors annual leadership conference

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by Vicki Ikeogu news@thenewsleaders.com Hundreds of area business professionals and aspiring leaders from around the Sartell area had the opportunity to hear from experts and known industry leaders at the annual Leadercast event hosted by the Sartell Area Chamber of Commerce. “I really enjoy attending the Leadercast event,” said Jessica Houle, vice president of the board of directors for the

Kennedy students share activities with Woodcrest tenants

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com If you think you might be in the wrong location seeing seniors participating in activities at Kennedy Community School and students participating in activities at Woodcrest of Country Manor in St. Joseph, you aren’t. Students at Kennedy  and Woodcrest are implementing a new intergenerational partnership. Laura Freese, Kennedy Community School’s academic coach, said the partnership is

Roth concert sparks campfire warmth

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by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Singer/storyteller Charlie Roth cast a campfire spell May 8 at the 10th annual Lemonade and Laughter concert in Sartell. Like a friend/father/grandfather, Roth told stories and sang intimate songs that clearly captivated his full-capacity audience of nearly 300, most of them senior  citizens. The afternoon concert took place at St. Francis Xavier Church’s community hall. It was

Woodcrest specializes in continuum living

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by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Eighteen Sartell residents, all of them members of the Sartell Senior Connection, enjoyed a guided tour of Woodcrest, the new Country Manor senior-living campus in St. Joseph. The field trip, on the morning of April 26, was one of the ongoing series of  trips and/or speakers featured in the Sartell Senior Connection’s “Coffee and Conversation” programs,

Council questions glaring lights, dirt piles

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by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Glaring yard lights and dirt piles. Those two issues caused concern to Sartell City Council members at their April 23 meeting. The topics were part of the updated Zoning and Landscaping Amendment in the Sartell City Code presented to the council by Sartell Development Director and Assistant Administrator Anita Archambeau. The council voted 4-1 to approve

May 11 Sartell-St.Stephen people

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Four Sartell High School seniors recently received the honor of being Students of Excellence at the Resource Training & Solution recognition event April 25. They are the following: Brandan Carlson, Nicholas Juntunen, Kali Killmer and Madeline Thieschafer. The  seniors were selected based on their academic achievement. Carlson plans to attend the University of Wisconsin-Madison to major in engineering. At Sartell High School,