Angel of Hope Vigil to be Dec. 6

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com An Angel of Hope Vigil will be Thursday, Dec. 6, at the Angel of Hope statue by Lake Francis in Sartell. The event will begin with a small indoor program at 6:30 p.m. at the Sartell Community Center and a vigil will take place at the base of the Angel around 7 p.m. The Angel of

Winterwalk combines old, new on Nov. 30

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com The St. Joseph 2018 Winterwalk, which will be Friday, Nov. 30, will combine old traditions with new changes this year. The St. Joseph Y2K Lions will be taking over the annual event that was started by Margy Hughes and the St. Joseph Action Group and continues to grow each year. “The Y2K Lions were excited to

Kennedy students participate in ‘We Scare Hunger’

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Students at Kennedy Community School were once again busy helping people in need in the area. Seventh- and eighth-grade students who are part of WE Act recently participated in a We Scare Hunger event where students went trick-or-treating to collect food and nonperishable items for the St. Joseph Community Food Shelf. Co-advisors for the drive are

Reber stars in ‘Lend Me A Tenor’

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenwsleader.com St. Joseph resident Mark Reber will again offer audiences a glimpse of his many talents on the stage as he performs his role of Max in “Lend Me A Tenor” at the Dinner Theater Great Blue Heron Supper Club Nov. 9-18. The play by Ken Ludwig is presented by the Great Northern Theatre Company and directed

Kennedy students celebrate Unity Day

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Kennedy Community School students celebrated Unity Day Oct. 24 by working on several school-wide activities to promote anti-bullying behaviors. Students and staff were encouraged to wear orange to show support for those who have been bullied. Student Council members read special announcements over the intercom to educate others about bullying and Unity Day. Individual classrooms worked

Bad Habit Brewing moving to former city hall

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Aaron Rieland and Eric Geir of the Bad Habit Brewing Co. will soon be brewing and serving drinks at a new location at 24 College Ave. N. in St. Joseph. They are planning to move to their new location, the former St. Joseph City Hall building, in spring of next year. Rieland said a lack of

Mass to honor health-care professionals Nov. 4 at Sacred Heart Chapel

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by Cori Hilsgen news@the newsleaders.com Physicians, health-care professionals and medical workers play a tremendous role helping maintain good health in for many people in their lives. A Catholic Mass honoring medical professionals and workers will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, at the Sacred Heart Chapel at St. Benedict’s Monastery in St. Joseph. The Mass is for health-care workers

Catholic school celebrates Rocktoberfest

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com When celebrating, it is always a good idea to dress for the occasion. That is what St. Joseph Catholic School Principal Karl Terhaar and parents did  to promote a new fundraising event called the Rocktoberfest Sept. 29 in St. Joseph. Terhaar said that for the past few years, St. Joseph and St. Cloud campus Catholic schools