Feb. 16 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. Jan. 6 3:45 a.m. Medical. 828 Morningside Loop. An officer

Feb. 16 St. Joseph people

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Correction A man who spoke at the Feb. 5 St. Joseph City Council meeting was incorrectly identified in a story published Feb. 2. The man who said he has lived in the city for 54 years is Jim Graeve. Jessica Warzecka, a St. Joseph student, has been named to the first semester dean’s list at Concordia College, Moorhead.  To qualify,

2 killed, 2 injured in CR 2 collision

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Two people from Utah died in a two-car collision on Stearns CR 2 near Island Lake Road north of Cold Spring Wednesday morning. The collision occurred when a driver traveling south lost control and slid sideways into the northbound lane about 8 a.m., according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office. The vehicle crashed in the ditch and rolled. Cody Randall,

Council asked to declare St. Joseph welcoming and inclusive

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by Dave DeMars news@thenewsleaders.com About 75 residents and students packed the Feb. 5 St. Joseph City Council meeting to ask the council to pass a resolution declaring St. Joseph “a welcoming and inclusive community.” Raj Chaphalkar, spokesperson for Cultural Bridges and a self-identified member of the staff of St. John’s University outlined the group’s purpose saying “St. Joseph is already

Parent group creates camaraderie in St. Joseph

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by Mollie Rushmeyer news@thenewsleaders.com A sense of belonging and having confidantes in the sometimes turbulent waters of parenthood is important for many moms and dads. That’s why Lisa Wolf of St. Joseph decided to create her own parent group, St. Joseph Parish Family Fun, when she moved to Minnesota from Wisconsin last year. “I was involved in a parent co-op and

25th ice-fishing contest set Feb. 17 at Kraemer Lake

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com For area fishing enthusiasts, it’s time to get your jiggle sticks ready for the annual St. Joseph Rod and Gun Club fishing contest. The 25th annual ice-fishing contest will be from noon-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17 on Kraemer Lake. The event includes more than $3,000 in prizes. Pan-fish and game-fish payouts include $200 for first place,

Feb. 9 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. Jan. 1 12:09 p.m. Stop-sign violation. Fourth Avenue NW and