April 17 Town criers

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Fare for All drive-thru service

Fare for All will have special drive-thru service from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Monday, April 20, at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 610 CR 2, St. Joseph. Fare For All offers groceries, produce and meat for up to 40 percent off retail prices.

Attention parents of 2020 graduates

Parents of 2020 grads and home-schooled students are encouraged to submit their graduate’s name, parents’ names, school they’re graduating from and future plans to be included in the May 29 edition of the St. Joseph Newsleader. Deadline is Friday, May 15.

Blood donors needed

The American Red Cross needs eligible and healthy blood donors during the coronavirus pandemic. If you’re healthy and well, schedule an appointment at www.redcrossblood.org.

Lions clean-up postponed

The annual Sartell Lions Spring CleanUp, which is usually held in April, has been postponed until further notice. A new date will be set ASAP. The Lions ask all residents to support their only major fundraiser as it provides funding for several Lions activities throughout the year in addition to reducing landfill waste. For more information, see ad on page 3.

SYHA sets new raffle drawing date

Due to the COVID-19 restrictions SYHA has been approved to move the Scheels Gift Card/Gun Raffle drawing date to Sunday, June 21. Drawing will begin at 6 p.m. at the Blueline restaurant in Sartell. Participants do not need to be present to win.

Community garden plots available

Sartell Community Garden has several openings for the 2020 season. Cost is $25 for a 20-by- 20-foot plot in the garden near Oak Ridge Elementary School. Contact Dennis at 320-252-7055 for more details.

Attention parents of 2020 graduates

Parents of 2020 grads, please be aware your student should have received an email from the school with a link to an online form to collect bio information to be included in the 2020 Grad Tab publishing in the May 29 edition of the Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader. Deadline to submit these forms is Monday, May, May 4. Please check in with your student to ensure they turn the information in in a timely manner. Home-schooled students or those attending schools other than Sartell High School are also encouraged to submit their name, parents’ names, school they’re graduating from and future plans to be included separately in the May 29 edition.

Newsleaders seeks GoFundMe donations

During these turbulent times, advertising support has dwindled. The Newsleaders wants to continue providing up-to-the-minute local coverage both on our website and in print. Please help support the Newsleaders by viewing/contributing to our GoFundMe page on Facebook. Thank you to our recent contributors! Any amount is greatly appreciated.

Author: Heidi L. Everett

Heidi joined The Newsleaders Oct. 30, 2020 after being a fan of the St. Joseph edition for 15 years. When she is not sharing local news and stories, she is a professor of strategic communications at St. Cloud State University.

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