Dec. 11 – Sartell police blotter

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If you have a tip concerning a crime, call the Sartell Police Department at 320-251-8186 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 320-255-1301, or access its tip site at tricountycrimestoppers.org. Crime Stoppers offers rewards up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for a crime. Dec. 4 9:30 p.m. Domestic. Third Street N. An officer was

Sartell-St. Stephen school board approves teacher contract

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by Mike Knaak editor@thenewsleaders.com The Sartell-St. Stephen school board approved on Dec. 6 its contract with the district’s more than 280 teachers. Total package cost to the district for the two-year deal is 8.66 percent. The contract covers July 2019 through June 2021 and teachers will receive backpay in their paychecks that arrive before Christmas. The settlement is in line

Dec. 4 Sartell police blotter

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If you have a tip concerning a crime, call the Sartell Police Department at 320-251-8186 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 320-255-1301, or access its tip site at tricountycrimestoppers.org. Crime Stoppers offers rewards up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for a crime. Nov. 27 12:55 a.m. Driving complaint. Celebration Circle. Officers went to

Sartell-St. Stephen school board to vote on teacher contract

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The Sartell-St. Stephen school board has scheduled a special meeting to approve a contract with district teachers. The meeting will be at 7:15 a.m. Friday, Dec. 6, in the board room at the District Service Center, 212 Third Ave. N. According to an announcement from the district, negotiations with the Sartell Education Association have progressed to where the school board

Student-teacher ‘soaking it in’ at Pine Meadow

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by Mike Knaak editor@thenewsleaders.com It’s 9 a.m. Reading time is over and now it’s time for prefixes. The second-graders dig in, led by Katie Strand. She quizzes the engaged children about re-, pre- and un- as casually as if they were chatting about their favorite movie character or snack food. Strand is student-teaching this year with Justin Foss at Pine

Group aims to make Joetown a tourist town

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by Mike Knaak editor@thenewsleaders.com Attracting visitors to St. Joseph – and making sure they want to return for another visit – is the goal of the St. Joseph Convention and Visitors Bureau. CVB members welcomed local business and community leaders to Bad Habit Brewery on Nov. 18 to introduce the CVB’s mission to drive tourism. Ann Riesner of the La