If the community is not about education, then what are we about?

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Joe Schulte, Sartell I would like to start this letter of support for a yes-vote on the operating levy by asking every community member this question – “If the ISD748 community is not about education, then what are we about?” You might answer, “We’re a mill town.”  Sadly I’d say, “…not any more.” Maybe you’d offer, “We’re a bedroom community.”

Nov. 1 Town Criers

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Winter farmers’ market opens at community center The Sartell Farmers Market is open from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, inside the Sartell Community Center, 850 19th St. S. Come join us for the first market of the winter season. You will find many great items including the following: eggs, meat, squash, onions, potatoes, salsa, BBQ Sauce, honey, maple syrup, baked

Nov. 1 Sartell-St. Stephen people

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Keenan Lund, a 2016 graduate of Sartell High School, entered the U.S. Air Force Academy on June 27. He completed five weeks of basic cadet training that culminated in formal acceptance into the Air Force Academy on Aug. 6. Keenan began his Division 1 College Hockey career with the  Air Force Academy this fall.  As a freshman, he played in

Levy will benefit all of us

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William A. Smoley, Sartell I support the operating levy for the Sartell-St.Stephen school district. We built a new high school that we needed and now we need to provide for its operation and maintenance. This levy doesn’t come as a surprise. At the time of the bond issue the district told us this would be coming. Yes the new school is

Ghostly greetings

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photos by Mike KnaakTwo neighbors on Fifth Avenue SE teamed up again this year to create an elaborate Halloween display. Sharon Fiereck and Mary Kay Hoeschen have combined their decorations and skill for the past six years and alternate the display between their yards. This year the decorations enliven Fiereck's yard at 118 Fifth Ave. SE.

Oct. 30 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. Oct. 23 1:45 p.m. Tobacco. Pinecone Road. The school resource officer

Oct. 23 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. Oct. 16 8:50 a.m. Traffic stop. Third Avenue N. An officer