Absentee voting starts Sept. 21

Mike KnaakElection 2018, Featured News, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. Joseph0 Comments

Stearns County will have three locations available for absentee voting for the Nov. 6 general election. Absentee voting starts Friday, Sept. 21. Here are the three locations for absentee voting in person: Stearns County Administration Center Auditor’s Office, Room 148 705 Courthouse Square, St Cloud 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Stearns County Service Center West License Center 3301 CR 138,

St. Joseph residents injured in motorcycle crash

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Two St. Joseph residents were injured Sunday when the motorcycle they were riding crashed on Norway Road in Avon Township, according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office. The crash happened about 12:32 p.m. when the motorcycle driven by Faith Eby, 31, left the road while rounding a curve and flipped. Eby and passenger Amellia Jensen, 12, were transported to St.

St. Joseph man involved in 2-vehicle crash

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A St. Joseph man was the driver of one of two vehicles involved in a rear-end crash Saturday, according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office. Neil Osendorf, 29, was driving north on CR 10 about 7:53 p.m. when his vehicle stuck a stopped vehicle also heading north near 330th Street in Albany Township. Katharine Kalthoff, 18, of Albany was waiting

All Saints Academy students start school with a new name

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com With the start of the new school year Aug. 27, All Saints Academy School students in St. Joseph are wearing some new shirts with a new logo and name on them. “Staff and parents have commented they like the new logo and the name better represents the school since it’s located in St. Joseph next to

3rd annual ‘Rock 4 Alzheimer’s’ event set for Sept. 22

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com With an increasing number of people being diagnosed with the illness, local performers once again will offer music enthusiasts some entertainment while helping raise awareness of and funding research for Alzheimer’s disease. These performers will gather for the third annual “Rock 4 Alzheimer’s” event from 1-8 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 22, in the parking lot behind the

Y2K Lions donate to Anna Marie’s Alliance expansion project

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com One in three women in the United States will experience domestic violence in her lifetime, most of these victims between the ages of 20 and 24, according to the nonprofit Safe Horizon. Sandy Nadeau, director of Development and Communications of Anna Marie’s Alliance, recently spoke at a St. Joseph Y2K Lions meeting about services the organization

Lane closures begin Tuesday on CR 75

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Construction work will begin on CR 75 from Northland Drive/Fourth Avenue NE. in St. Joseph to CR 134 Tuesday, Sept. 4. This work is in preparation for the resurfacing scheduled for next year.   Lane closures and traffic lane shifts will be in effect beginning at 8 a.m. Tuesday. Work is scheduled to begin with closing the inside through lanes and

Quarryview, new home for community education, early childhood programs, sets open house

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by Mike Knaak editor@thenewsleaders.com The St. Cloud school district’s newest building, Quarryview Education Center, will host an open house from 4 – 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5. Quarryview is the new home for the district’s early childhood and community education programs. Since the Roosevelt fire in 2014, the programs have moved around the district. For example the early child program