Sometimes no money equals no lunch, but not here

Janelle Von PinnonFeatured News, Sartell – St. Stephen0 Comments

by Mollie Rushmeyer news@thenewsleaders.com No one likes to think of a child going hungry or being shamed for not having money in his or her lunch account. Unfortunately, that’s the public concern in some school districts, as seen in recent headlines across the United States and even within our own state. But thankfully, in the central Minnesota school districts of

Name added to ‘likely abusers’ list

Dennis DalmanFeatured News, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. Joseph0 Comments

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com The name of another priest has been added to a list of about 40 area Catholic clergy “likely to have abused minors,” according to a recent announcement from Bishop Donald Kettler, head of the Catholic Diocese of St. Cloud. The priest is Fr. Antonio Marfori, who was ordained in 1978 at St. Mary’s Cathedral in St.

Jack Frost temp doesn’t deter Polar Run Club

Janelle Von PinnonFeatured News, Sartell – St. Stephen0 Comments

by Vicki Ikeogu news@thenewsleaders.com It’s a chilly December Saturday morning in Sartell. The thermometer has dipped to around 18 degrees. Fluffy snowflakes are slowly falling as the gentle breeze assists them on their descent to the frost-covered ground. The air is crisp. Most people would be cuddled under a blanket, enjoying a warm beverage and getting ready to plan their

Dietitian’s Corner features healthy recipes

Dennis DalmanNews, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. Joseph0 Comments

One of the major ways Coborn’s new Dietitian’s Choice program promotes healthy nutrition is via its “Dietitian’s Corner” website. (see related story). The site offers a variety of features about healthy eating, fun facts and lots of heart-healthy recipes. To visit the website, go to www.coborn’s.com/dieticians-corner The following is an easy-to-make and nutritious recipe featured on Dietitian’s Corner. Crock Pot

Binder, Trombley selected for Honor Choir

Cori HilsgenNews, Sartell – St. Stephen0 Comments

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com St. John’s Prep School ninth-grade students Dolan Binder and Carter Trombley are vocalists who were recently chosen by the American Choral Directors Association of Minnesota Honor Choir to participate in the State 9-10 Boys’ Honor Choir. This is the third year Trombley has been selected and the second year Binder has been chosen for the honor

Jan. 19 Sartell-St. Stephen people

Administrative AssistantPeople, Sartell – St. Stephen0 Comments

Clarification A story about school bullying published in the Dec. 22 Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader needs a clarification. The story was headlined as “Held wishes bullies would stop, but they don’t.” The Sartell boy who was bullied and his parents did not mean to imply the HERO anti-bullying program the boy is promoting is their own conception. They only want to

Jan. 19 Sartell police blotter

Administrative AssistantBlotter, Sartell – St. Stephen0 Comments

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 a crime. This information is submitted by the Sartell Police Department. Jan. 3