Help needed for homes for sexploited women

Janelle Von PinnonFeatured News, News, St. Joseph0 Comments

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com Sex trafficking is one of those vile, disgusting crimes most people would prefer to think is not happening here – not in central Minnesota. But, in fact, central Minnesota is, after the Twin Cities, second in the state for the prevalence of sex trafficking, and it’s a virtual training ground for the vicious sexual exploitation of

Wishes for Santa

Dennis DalmanFeatured News, News, St. Joseph0 Comments

photo by Dennis DalmanEager for Christmas, Logan Janey, 10, of St. Joseph, told Santa what he wants for this Christmas during a visit at Walmart in Sartell Nov. 25. He wants a four-wheeler, a snow plow and a trailer fork. Not the grown-up versions, the toy models.

Council wrestles with CUP for Lanigan Way property

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by Dave DeMars news@thenewsleaders.com The St. Joseph City Council members had barely settled in their seats for the Nov. 6 meeting before a parade of concerned citizens addressed them over a proposed rental of the property at 329 Lanigan Way SE. Background  The Lanigan Way development was originally approved in 2010 as the Rivers Bend Plat 2 subdivision and zoned

American Legion hosts craft show

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photo by Dennis DalmanBetty Binsfeld and Jason Haugen, both of St. Joseph, enjoy a wisecrack during the “Small Town Saturday Craft Show” Nov. 25 at the American Legion in St. Joseph. Binsfeld and her daughter both displayed and sold some of their home-made craft items at the show. photo by Dennis DalmanA crowded line-up of Cabbage Patch dolls was up

Dec. 1 St. Joseph police blotter

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If you have a tip concerning a crime, call the St. Joseph Police Department at 363-8250 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 255-1301 or access its tip site at www.tricountycrimestoppers.org. Crime Stoppers offers rewards up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for a crime. Nov. 11 3:11 a.m. Unwanted person. 26 Birch St. W.

Obituary Myron L. Felix, 85, Cold Spring

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Myron L. Felix, 85 Cold Spring Oct. 7, 1932-Nov. 26, 2017 Myron L. Felix, age 85, of Cold Spring, Minnesota died Nov. 26 in St. Cloud Hospital with his family by his side. His funeral was held Dec. 2 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Cold Spring. The Rev. Matthew Luft, OSB, officiated. Burial was in the parish cemetery. Myron

Dec. 1 Town criers

Administrative AssistantCriers, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. Joseph0 Comments

Winter Market set Dec. 2, 16 The Sartell Winter Market will be held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday Dec. 2 and 16 at Sartell City Hall, 125 Pinecone Road N. Some of the many items you will find include the following: meat, eggs, vegetables from storage, micro greens, canned goods, baked treats, breads and many craft items. Come complete your

Dec. 1 St. Joseph people

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Emee Jagielski of St. Joseph will perform at the annual Christmas in Christ Chapel worship services Dec. 1-3 at Gustavus Adolphus College, in St. Peter. The evening performance on Saturday, Dec. 2, will be live-streamed online for free beginning at 7:30 p.m. CST. Visit gustavus.edu/ccc to learn more or watch the live stream. website version Emee Jagielski of St. Josephwill