Aug. 21

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Cady Sehnert of Sartell has joined the St. Joseph office staff of the Newsleader newspapers as an administrative assistant. The Newsleader newspapers (Von Meyer Publishing Inc.) produces three separate weekly papers for Sartell, St. Joseph and Sauk Rapids-Rice. Sehnert, 23, graduated in 2014 from the College of St. Benedict with a major in political science and a minor in communications.

Aug. 21

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Ringers of Rice host Leprechaun Tournament The Ringers of Rice Horseshoe Club held its 2015 Leprechaun Tournament on Aug. 8 and 9. The annual event took place at the club’s home courts located at O’Brien’s Pub in Rice. Thirty-six pitchers were entered in six classes determined by pitching averages. There were 20 cities and two states represented this year. Cash

Aug. 21

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If you have a tip concerning a crime, call the Sauk Rapids Police Department at 320-251-9451 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 320-255-1301 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 crimes. Aug. 2 1:35 a.m. Fire. Fieldstone Drive. Police responded to a report of

Aug. 21

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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 www.tricountycrimestoppers.org. Crime Stoppers offers rewards up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for crimes. Aug. 4 11 p.m. Suspicious vehicle. Mockingbird Loop. Officers were called to

Aug. 21

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Free airplane rides for kids Aug. 22 On Saturday, Aug. 22, the St. Cloud Regional Airport will offer free flights for children ages 8-17 from 9 a.m.-noon. Sponsored by Experiment Aircraft Association Chapter 551, the event requires a parental consent form be signed by a legal guardian. For more information, head to youngeagles.org or contact Mark Phillips at mpillipsavphotos@hotmail.com or

Aug. 21

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If you have a tip concerning a crime, call the St. Joseph Police Department at 320-363-8250 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 320-255-1301 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 crimes. Aug. 2 2:27 a.m. Medical. Ash Street E.  Police responded to

Demonstrators are force for change; agitators bring violence

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Ferguson, Mo. these days is a disturbing déjà vu for those of us who lived through the 1960s, especially in the wake of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination. Angry blacks and some whites rioted, looted and burned parts of cities. People died in those paroxysms of rage, and there was massive property damage. A year ago, parts of

Cancer center needs new lease on life

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Most of us half expect it when we hear scandals about faraway institutions. We tend to react, cynically, with “Yeah, what else is new?” But when such scandals happen closer to home, it can have a disturbing effect, causing us to wonder, “Is there anything we can trust anymore?” One such scandal recently hit home, involving the CentraCare Coborn Cancer