SJN Memorial service/gravesite

sproutadminCriers, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. Joseph0 Comments

Sisters of St. Benedict invite friends and family of deceased Sisters to join the monastery in a memorial service and gravesite visit Saturday, May 19. The memorial will begin at 1:30 p.m. with a short prayer service in the Sacred Heart Chapel and then proceed by walking or electric cart to the gravesites. Visitors may spend as much reflective time

Citywide garage sale set

sproutadminCriers, St. Joseph0 Comments

If you want to add something about what time the sales start that would be fine… it is up to the seller when they want to start their garage sale. I do have our contact info on the map itself so maybe remove the part about calling Marsha. Thanks again Janelle! St. Joseph City Wide Garage Sale Mark your calendar

Spring greens salad adventure

sproutadminCriers, St. Joseph0 Comments

Stop by the Minnesota Street Market on Saturday, May 19 between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to sample fresh, healthful salads and learn new ideas for using spring greens and other seasonal produce! Downtown St. Joseph. www.minnesotastreetmarket.com.

Sales tax extension should not be forgotten in crossfire

TaLeiza CallowayEditorial, St. Joseph0 Comments

Half-cent sales tax is a term Minnesotans are familiar with. They might see it occasionally on a city council agenda or read in the newspaper that the type of funding was used for a community project. However, it is not a casual issue by any means. Sales-tax funds help fund growth and development in communities. In some cases, projects would

Graduation, Mother’s Day, make May rock!

TaLeiza CallowayColumn, St. Joseph0 Comments

Nothing says spring like graduations and Mother’s Day. Both are worthy causes for celebration beyond the arrival of when commencements occur and the second weekend in May arrives. They are such great occasions that when we can combine both, it makes the month of May that much more special. What mother would dispute that one of the best Mother’s Day

Event showcases art, music for cause

TaLeiza CallowayNews, St. Joseph0 Comments

by TaLeiza Calloway news@thenewsleaders.com About 30 area vendors exhibited work and presented products during the Cinco de Mayo Extravaganza at El Paso Bar and Grill in St. Joseph.  The first-ever event was held to raise money for Stride Academy, a K-8 public charter school in St. Cloud. They have two sites, one is a building that houses grades K-5 and

Students show state fair projects

Cori HilsgenNews, St. Joseph0 Comments

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Fourth-grade students from Sharon Beach’s class at All Saints Academy in St. Joseph recently displayed their state-fair projects. The class of 16 students was given about a month to complete the project. Criteria of the project allowed students to pick any state except Minnesota and to create a three-dimensional display that included information such as the

Energy Avenue returns under new ownership

TaLeiza CallowayNews, St. Joseph0 Comments

by TaLeiza Calloway news@thenewsleaders.com Energy Avenue, a nutrition club, has returned to St. Joseph and is under new ownership. Co-owners Joe Marcoux and Laura Schultz opened the business April 12 at 14 N. College Ave. The return of the business stems from demand, timing and location. With Schultz days away from graduation and the couple deciding to open a nutrition