St. Cloud School Board Candidate: Les Green

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Name: Leslie Green Age: 69 Family: Wife, four children, four grandchildren Employment: Retired administrator and faculty member of St. Cloud State University 1. Please share your background and relevant experience? I’ve been a resident of the St. Cloud area for more than 40 years. I’ve been involved in St. Cloud public education as a student, a teacher, an administrator, a

City to unveil new website next month

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by TaLeiza Calloway news@thenewsleaders.com Greater efficiency. Speed. Interactivity. Those are just some of what can be expected from a new city website. Information about city services, elected officials and upcoming events will soon be a click away with plans for the city to unveil a new website next month. The city has been working with Civicplus, a website design company,

Work continues to bring archery range to city

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by TaLeiza Calloway news@thenewsleaders.com The targets are ordered. Site preparation has begun. Plans to bring an archery range to the city continue. St. Joseph Public Works Director Terry??? Thene said staff recently surveyed the site and staked the area where the range will be. Targets for the city’s range were a part of an order that Archery Country has made,

Hosch to be honored at dinner

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Reservations are being accepted by Oct. 5 on a first-come basis for a buffet dinner honoring outgoing eight-year Minnesota Rep. Larry Hosch. The dinner will take place from 5-8 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14 at the Gorecki Center, College of St. Benedict in St. Joseph. For more information, contact Buzz Snyder, DFL District 13 chair at 253-3516 or bzsnyder@charter.net.

St. Cloud School Board Candidate: Allen Dahlgren

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Name: Allen Dahlgren Age: 53 Family: Four children: LeAnna, Andrew, Alex, Luke Employment: Regional franchise manager 1. Please share your background and relevant experience? I graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1984 and have since carved out a business career in the private sector. I have worked for others and have been an entrepreneur. I am currently employed as a

Resident is advocate for those living with mental illness

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by TaLeiza Calloway news@thenewsleaders.com St. Joseph resident Jennifer Lieser knows all too well how mental illness can affect one’s life. In 2008, she suffered a miscarriage. Depression, a form of mental illness she has been dealing with since 2002, increased. Her husband couldn’t bear the loss and left their home. The illness also led to the loss of her job.

Harvest festival features something for all

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by TaLeiza Calloway news@thenewsleaders.com Evan Robinson sat as still as he could while his face was painted. The 8-year-old and his brother, Ian, visit the St. Joseph Farmers’ Market often with their mother, Tracy. On Sept. 14, those St. Joseph residents were among the hundreds enjoying the 13th annual Harvest Festival near Resurrection Lutheran Church. Tracy said they often bike