Township elections are Tuesday

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by Mike Knaak Area townships conduct elections and annual meetings on Tuesday, March 13. Poll hours vary by township. There are no contested elections in any of the area townships. Brockway: Town Hall, 43710-85th Ave. 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. Both offices unopposed. Clerk: two-year term – Connie Pesta. Supervisor: three-year term – George L. Fiedler. Collegeville: Town Hall,

Meth found, arrests made in police raids

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by Mike Knaak A region-wide investigation of methamphetamine sales and distribution included police action in the 100 block of Second Street South in Sartell. The Central Minnesota Violent Offender Task Force executed 11 search warrants at nine different locations in Sartell, Sauk Rapids, St. Cloud and Benton and Stearns counties on Feb. 28 and March 1. Officers found more

Cocoa with a Cop draws a crowd

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photo by Carolyn Bertsch Ethan Rowe, 4, of Sartell, tries out the back seat of a Sartell police car Jan 20 as Reserve Officer Adam Fettig stands by. The police car was inside the Waters Church in Sartell for all to explore during the first "Cocoa with a Cop" event. photo by Carolyn BertschWednesday Karsky, 6, of Sartell, enjoys her

March 9 Sartell Police Blotter

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If you have a tip concerning a crime, call the Sartell Police Department at 320-251-8186 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 320-255-1301, or access its tip site at Crime Stoppers offers rewards up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for a crime. This information is submitted by the Sartell Police Department. Feb. 21

March 9 Sartell-St.Stephen People

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Sartell Bantam A hockey team beat Edina 5-3 in the Bantam A West Regional Hockey Tournament Championship game.  They are headed to the Bantam A State Hockey Tournament.  The boys defeated Armstrong Cooper, Minnetonka and Edina to advance as the  No. 1 seed from the West Meghan Roehrich of Sartell has been named to the fall semester dean’s list at

Community Showcase draws record crowd

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by Mike Knaak In its first year at the Sartell Community Center, the Community Showcase drew a record crowd Saturday, Feb. 24. More than 1,800 attended this year’s event compared with an average of about 1,300 in past years when the showcase was staged at Sartell Middle School, according to Nikki Sweeter of the Sartell Chamber of Commerce. The

Beware of tax refund cyber-crooks

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by Dennis Dalman As tax season gets busier, cyber-criminals get busier, too, working their identity-theft scams to get people’s tax-refund money. Local law enforcement is warning people to be alert to the latest tax scam. The first sign something crooked is happening is when surprised taxpayers notice a tax refund amount in their bank balances, usually one they didn’t