Food shelves needs shelvers

Christian GilmanCriers, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. JosephLeave a Comment

Catholic Charities Emergency Services is looking for volunteers to help at the food shelf. Responsibilities include: unpacking grocery donations, repackaging bulk products under the proper sanitary conditions, informing staff when running low on certain items and cleaning up area at the end of the shift. This opportunity requires lifting, reaching and the ability to work an average of 2-4 hours

Delinquent on taxes

Christian GilmanCriers, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. JosephLeave a Comment

Westside Liquor of Sartell, in accordance with Minnesota Statues, Section 270C.725., is 10 days or more delinquent in payment of their taxes and therefore no wholesaler, manufacturer or brewer may sell or deliver any product to them beginning the third business day (business days are Monday through Friday) after the date of this list, according to The Minnesota Department of

Humane Society/ fundraiser slated

Dennis DalmanCriers, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. JosephLeave a Comment

The 11th annual “Wine, Kibbles and Bits” fundraiser for the Tri-County Humane Society will take place Friday, May 4 at the Gorecki Center on the campus of the College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph. The event will feature a full-course dinner, served at 7:30 p.m., wine and beer tasting, a silent auction and music by Preston and Paulzine. Auction

El Paso event to help ‘Stride’

Dennis DalmanCriers, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. JosephLeave a Comment

A “Cinco de Mayo Extravaganza” at the El Paso Bar and Grill in St. Joseph will raise funds for the Stride Academy. The event is set for 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, May 5, which is Mexico’s Independence Day (“Cinco de Mayo” means Fifth of May). The Stride Academy Choir will entertain at lunch-time. Based in St. Cloud, Stride Academy is

Restaurateurs face economic challenges, especially skewed licensing fees

sproutadminLetter to the Editor, Opinion, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. JosephLeave a Comment

Betzy Gaetz, Owner, Anton’s Restaurant, Waite Park As the state slowly inches out of the recession, Minnesota restaurants and their 178,000 employees are still facing daunting challenges. The improving economy has resulted in soaring food prices; the cost of beef is up almost 12 percent in the last year, while the prices of pork, bread, potatoes and dairy products have

At 106, Ester is older than the City of Sartell

Dennis DalmanNews, Sartell – St. StephenLeave a Comment

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Among the many cards Ester Sharrow’s received for her 106th birthday, one was from Sartell Mayor Joe Perske. “You are a great inspiration to all of us in Sartell,” Perske wrote. “Ester, you are one year older than the City of Sartell!” Sharrow chuckled at the fact she is older than an old city. Sharrow was