March 6 Town criers

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K of C dinner set March 8 for Pregnancy Resource Center A spaghetti dinner and silent auction ultrasound fundraiser, sponsored by St. Cloud Area Knights of Columbus, will be from 5-7 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the Eagles Club, 730 41st Ave. N., St. Cloud. Dinner is a free-will donation with all proceeds benefitting the Pregnancy Resource Center to help

Sartell Democrats pick Biden

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by Mike Knaak editori@thenewsleaders.com Sartell voters overwhelmingly preferred Joe Biden over other Democratic candidates in the March 3 Presidential Nominating Primary. Biden finished with 627 votes compared with Sen. Bernie Sanders, who received 423 votes. After the Feb. 29 South Carolina primary ended with a strong finish for Biden, Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg dropped out of the race

St. Joseph Democrats pick Biden

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by Mike Knaak editor@thenewsleaders.com St. Joseph voters overwhelmingly preferred Joe Biden over other Democratic candidates in the March 3 Presidential Nominating Primary. Biden finished with 225 votes compared with Sen. Bernie Sanders, who received 135 votes. After the Feb. 29 South Carolina primary ended with a strong finish for Biden, Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Pete Buttigieg dropped out of the

St. Joseph man charged in Press Bar fire

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by Mike Knaak editor@thenewsleaders.com The owner of the Press Bar and Parlor was charged March 2 with two counts of first-degree arson in the fire that destroyed the downtown St. Cloud bar. Authorities arrested Andrew Charles Welsh, 40, of St. Joseph on Feb. 29 after investigators determined the fire was deliberately set. The building was insured for $1.3 million. A

Funeral for Pearl M. Cordie, 98, of Sartell (formerly of St. Cloud)

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Pearl M. Cordie, 98, of St. Cloud, died Feb. 26 at the Country Manor Campus in Sartell. The Rev. Scott Pogatchnik will officiate. Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 7 at St. Mary’s Cathedral, 25 Eighth Ave. S., St. Cloud. Burial will be in St. Thomas Aquinas Parish Cemetery in St. Paul Park at a later date.