Loso says longtime service qualifies him for re-election

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by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Long-time service to St. Joseph as a council member and intense knowledge of the workings, policies and procedures of city government are the qualifications cited by Bob Loso in his bid for re-election to his city-council seat. Loso is one of six candidates vying for two four-year terms on the council – the two seats now

Goracke vows to revisit assessments if re-elected to council

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by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Carmie Mick, a candidate for a St. Joseph City Council seat, said her business background and people skills would help her be an effective council member. Mick is co-owner of CWMF Corp. in Waite Park, which is an asphalt-plant equipment, parts and service company. It is a second-generation family business. She is one of six candidates

Mick touts business, people skills in bid to become council member

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by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Carmie Mick, a candidate for a St. Joseph City Council seat, said her business background and people skills would help her be an effective council member. Mick is co-owner of CWMF Corp. in Waite Park, which is an asphalt-plant equipment, parts and service company. It is a second-generation family business. She is one of six candidates

Beniek wants to give back, be a voice for the city

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by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Kelly Beniek, candidate for St. Joseph City Council, doesn’t define achievements in terms of trophies and paper certificates; instead, she considers her achievements as deeply personal gratifications involving herself, her children and her family. She believes her roles as woman, wife, mother and grandmother give her the voice and insights to be a good council member.

Preppernau: Strong relationships forge excellent education

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Andrea Preppernau, St. Cloud school board candidate, said that building strong relationships is the foundation of all of the good work that happens in schools. Preppernau, 45, a program coordinator for Princeton public schools, is one of seven candidates – three of them incumbents – competing for four open seats on the school board. She and her husband, Brent, have

Segura-Schwartz: School-community connections vital to shape fine education

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by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Incumbent St. Cloud school board member Monica Segura-Schwartz said she believes the school district must continue to make strong, concerted efforts to connect more with the community for the sake of residents, including students. “Our school administration is moving forward developing trust and relationships with our community, and I keep doing my best to support that