July 10 Sartell-St. Stephen people

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Alice Colatrella, daughter of Stacy Hinkemeyer-Colatrella and Nicholas Colatrella, earned the highest possible ACT composite score of 36. She is the first female at Sartell High School to achieve this distinction. She will be a senior this fall. Fewer than half of 1 percent of students who take the ACT earn a top score. Margaret Kulus of Sartell was named

July 10 Town Criers

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Virtual mentors needed Big Brothers Big Sisters needs volunteers to be virtual mentors to children. Volunteers can attend an information session, be interviewed and meet children through Zoom. This is a one-on-one volunteer opportunity to provide friendship and guidance to a child three to four times a month for a year. Sign up for a Zoom session at www.BigDefenders.org and

Columns give reader hope

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  Juliana Howard, St. Joseph In these hard times, I was stirred with hope after reading the June 26 issue of The Newsleaders. Both Opinion columns by Mike Knaak and Dennis Dalman should go viral. I am proud of you both for calling us to take action too…separate fact from fiction….keep expressing our collective outrage. I also appreciated your giving space

July 7 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. June 30   6:30 am. Traffic stop. Seventh Street N. A

July 10 St. Joseph people

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Jessica Stauber of St. Joseph has been named to the spring semester deans’s list for achieving at least a 3.7-grade-point average at Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter. Two St. Joseph students were recently named to the spring semester dean’s list at the College of St. Scholastica, Sartell. They are the following: Cody Neitzke and Courtney Thielen. Dean’s list members achieved

Human Rights Department reaches discrimination settlement with Edgewood

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The Minnesota Department of Human Rights announced on June 30 a settlement agreement with a senior living facility, Edgewood Sartell, that violated Minnesota’s civil rights law by discriminating against Jameisha Cox, a personal care assistant, because of her race.  “Being belittled on a daily basis because of race is sad a reality for Black people,” said Jameisha Cox in a

July 2 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. June 23 12:30 p.m. Argument. Evergreen Drive. A caller reported seeing