Spring cleaning

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photo by Carolyn BertschLions members Mike DeLuca (left) and Cody Hauser, both of Sartell, assess a trailer filled with unwanted items at the April 27 Lions Clean Up Event in the Sartell Middle School parking lot. photo by Carolyn BertschSome Boy Scouts helped with the annual Lions Spring Clean Up Event April 27 in the Sartell Middle School parking lot.

Brat season is here!

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photo by Carolyn BertschLions Bernie Heurung (left) and Beth Leither, both of St. Joseph, serve brats April 27 at the brat stand outside of the St. Joseph Meat Market in St. Joseph.

Frosty fun on Kraemer Lake

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photo by Carolyn BertschDaniel Hickman of St. Joseph celebrates his birthday Feb. 16 at the St. Joseph Rod and Gun Club ice-fishing tournament on Kraemer Lake. This was Hickman's first experience ice-fishing. photo by Carolyn BertschCarl Williams, of St. Joseph, (left) is all smiles Feb. 16 as he redeems a winning ticket in exchange for a Clam fish house from

Free-throw pro

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photo by Carolyn BertschScott Stephens, 10, of St. Joseph, practices at the Jan. 27 Knights of Columbus free-throw contest in St. Joseph. Boys and girls between the ages of 9 and 14 could compete to win a trophy and move up to the next contest level.

Braving the elements

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photo by Carolyn BertschBlustering wind and cold temperatures did not prevent the Calhoun family of Sartell from sledding fun Jan. 21 at the hill near St. Francis Xavier. They are (left to right) Carissa; Aubriella, 7; Zander, 15 and Matt.

A day off, a day out!

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photo by Carolyn BertschMila Gruenke, 7, of St. Joseph spent a day off from school Jan. 22 "just hanging around" in a neighborhood spruce tree. photo by Carolyn BertschBraydon Gruenke, 9, of St. Joseph, peers out between branches while perched atop a tall spruce tree located on 9th Ave. SE. Jan. 22. photo by Carolyn BertschBraydon Gruenke, 9, of St.