It is – unfortunately – official. The Minnesota Legislature’s Republican majority voted to place yet another issue on the ballot in next November’s election. This one, if approved by voters, will make it mandatory for anyone who goes to vote to have a government-issued photo identification card. If approved by voters, the requirement would become a constitutional amendment. The other
Jay O’Donnell, St. Joseph I generally don’t read Dennis Dalman’s column in the St. Joseph Newsleader because they are so blatantly one-sided. I do find a use for his sections of the paper. On cold winter mornings when I need to fire up my wood stove, they work quite well. His column in last week’s edition of the Newsleader, “Death
by Dennis Dalman email@example.com The Sartell-St. Stephen School Board will decide at its April 23 meeting whether to appoint a man nominated to replace Julie Zupfer Anderson, who recently resigned from the board. She had cited irreconcilable differences among board members and a lack of common vision regarding board leadership as a reason for her resignation. At a work session
by Dennis Dalman firstname.lastname@example.org Even though the Sartell-St. Stephen School Board acted within its bounds in nominating someone to replace a board member, some school district residents are not happy about it. Michelle Meyer, a former school board member, attended the April 3 working session when school board chair Mary McCabe suggested a Sartell resident, Dr. Gary Schnellert, be appointed
Sartell-St. Stephen Early Childhood Program/Preschool is looking for books to add to its children’s library. Books can be dropped off now through May 25 at the Community Education office or at Oak Ridge Elementary School in the designated boxes.
by Dennis Dalman email@example.com Diagnosed many years ago with early-onset arthritis on her spine, Judy Wolters of Sartell has been living in pain – more or less constant pain – for most of her life. That’s the bad news. The good news is Wolters has discovered her own ways to keep pain at bay as much as possible through on-the-spot
Volunteers are needed at the Tri-County Humane Society to transport animals to and from the St. Cloud Pet Expo Saturday, May 12. Anyone willing to volunteer should call Danielle Hyde as soon as possible at 252-0896.
by Dennis Dalman firstname.lastname@example.org The roles and responsibilities for a joint development plan for a skateboard park in Sartell’s Pinecone Central Park were approved unanimously by the Sartell City Council at its April 9 meeting. The Skate Park Development Improvement Process lists seven roles/responsibilities for the City of Sartell, the advisory committee and the fundraising group for the proposed skate