Newsleaders’ Dalman wins MNA awards

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by Vicki Ikeogu news@thenewsleaders.com Ever since he was little, Dennis Dalman had a nose for news. “I always loved newspapers,” he said. “Even as I kid. I would get the St. Cloud Times and be all excited to read it. I loved the smell of the paper and the ink on my fingers. I guess I was a newspaper, bookworm

Cookie Monster happy; Girl Scouts sell cookies

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by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com It’s the Cookie Monster’s favorite time of year, the time when Girl Scout cookies are being sold coast to coast. “Me want cookie!” says the Cookie Monster. “Me eat cookie!” And that’s just about what so many Girl Scouts are hearing from people, from customers: “I’ve just got to have some Girl Scout cookies; I love

Council sets 2018 meeting schedule

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by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com Precise times and dates for Sartell City Council meetings throughout 2018 were approved by the council at its Jan. 8 meeting. Joint meetings and/or other special meetings can be added throughout the year if the need should arise. Generally, the council meets only once a month in the summer, although last year a special second meeting

Council makes appointments for 2018

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by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com At a recent meeting, the Sartell City Council agreed to approve appointments for 2018 that include assignments to boards, committees and subcommittees; the city’s financial depositories; and official newspapers. The Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader and/or the St. Cloud Times were named official newspapers for Sartell. Sartell Developer/Planner explained to the council the St. Cloud Times was included

Area students showcase learning

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photo by Carolyn BertschSartell Middle School Genius Team members (left to right) Matthew Ruder, 14; Burg McSorley, 11; and Ben Thompson, 11, demonstrate robotics Feb 8 during the Student Powered Conference at the Sartell Community Center. Sartell students were joined by students from Sauk Rapids, St. Cloud, and Little Falls in an effort to showcase learning. Various demonstrations took place

Watab Park shelter gets go-ahead

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by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com Sartell City Council members expressed approval for a proposed picnic shelter to replace the old one at Watab Park. The park-shelter plan was detailed for the council by architect Murray Mack (HMA Architects) and by Robbie Schultz, senior project manager of Winkelman Building Co. The plan is to spend about $356,00 in city money for a

Extra day added to library-locker system

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by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com The outreach locker-library system at the Sartell Community Center will soon get an added delivery day each week, Friday as well as Tuesday. The locker system allows Sartell residents to order materials from the St. Cloud-based Great River Regional Library system via Internet. Those items are then delivered by GRRL staff to secure lockers in the

Feb. 16 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 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. 31