Teacher of Year grew up in St. Joseph

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by Mike Knaak editor@thenewsleaders.com This year’s Minnesota Teacher of the year grew up in St. Joseph. Jessica Davis, a math teacher at South St. Paul Second School, was selected from a field of nine finalists. A total of 168 teachers were nominated for the 55th annual award announced on May 5 in St. Paul. Davis is the daughter of Elaine

Woman dies in collision near St. Joseph

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A Freeport woman died Friday night in a two-vehicle collision west of St. Joseph. A pickup driven by Jonathan Grace, 46, was westbound on Norway Road when it collided with a sport utility vehicle driven by Stacy Meyer, 54, of Freeport, according to Stearns County Sheriff Steve Soyka. Meyer was driving south on CR 3. The collision happened at 6:54