Nov. 6 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. 30 6:55 pm. Domestic abuse order violation. Seventh Avenue S.

Sartell-St. Stephen voters approve operating levy

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by Mike Knaak editor@thenewsleaders.com Sartell-St. Stephen school districts voters approved an operating levy in a special election on Nov. 5 that will raise $1.77 million for 10 years. There were 3,047 yes votes and 2,276 no votes – a 57 percent approval. A similar measure failed a year ago with 60 percent of voters rejecting the levy when more than

Half-century old tool serves Sartell students again

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by Mike Knaak editor@thenewsleaders.com Thanks to support from a local company, a shop tool from the original Sartell High School is again ready to serve students. The machine, a vertical mill, was in relative disrepair until DeZURIK stepped up and paid for a technician to repair and upgrade the machine. In addition to returning the tool to working order, a

Levy special election is Nov. 5

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by Mike Knaak editor@thenewsleaders.com Sartell-St. Stephen school district voters will be asked to approve an operating levy in a special election on Nov. 5. If approved the levy will raise $1.7 million a year for 10 years. For this special election, the levy will be the only question on the ballot. Instead of polling places typically used for general elections,

‘Gary’s Players’ raises $8,700 for cancer center

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by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com A golf benefit in memory of Gary Primus of Sartell (“the man with the mustache”) raised $8,700, and every cent of it was given recently to the Coborn Cancer Center’s Greatest Needs Fund. Primus died Feb. 24 at home at age 63 of lung cancer eight years after his beloved wife, Terri, also died of that

Council again says no to pet chickens

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by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com The Oct. 14 Sartell City Council meeting once again opened with a family making a plea to keep three pet chickens, and the meeting closed with two council members vigorously opposing the request to allow chickens in the city. During the Open Forum portion of the meeting, Ryan and Molly Siemens urged the council to let

Initiative started for outdoor SaveStations in Pleasant Acres

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by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com According to Advocates for Health, sudden cardiac arrest is the leading cause of death in our country and claims about 350,000 lives each year. It kills 1,000 people per day or one person every two minutes and about 95 percent of victims die before they reach the hospital or other emergency help. These are some of