Tell your hockey story to win rink upgrades

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The Sartell Youth Hockey Association is looking for help to win as much at $150,000 to upgrade Bernicks Pepsi Arena. The hockey boosters want community members to enter the Kraft Hockeyville Contest online and tell stories about hockey in Sartell. Judges will score each story and a community’s overall rank can be increased by submitting videos and photos. To submit

During extreme cold, more chilling news for Minnesotans

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In the midst of the coldest weather in 25 years, Minnesotans heard more chilling news on Jan. 29 from the country’s top spies. Buried in the national intelligence chiefs’ 42-page assessments of worldwide threats were several paragraphs that demand urgent attention. The report says Russia and China have the ability to cripple gas and electric supplies now. Utilities and government

Future professional journalists honored at a difficult time

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When 500 of Minnesota’s small-town reporters, editors, advertising sales people and publishers gathered for the annual Minnesota Newspaper Association Convention in Bloomington in late January, they began their awards program by focusing on the future of journalism. The awards program did not start with announcing the awards from the more than 4,100 entries in the annual Better Newspaper Contest, but

Make political campaigns shorter

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Over the last few weeks, we have seen more than a half dozen Democrats declare or signal their runs for the White House in 2020. This list includes well-known names such as Elizabeth Warren, as well as relative newcomers such as Kamala Harris and Julian Castro. The stage is being set for a race with huge numbers of Democratic candidates

Feb. 8 public notice – City of St. Stephen hearing on Sixth Avenue street improvements

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NOTICE OF HEARING ON STREET IMPROVEMENTS TO SIXTH AVENUE SE, ST. STEPHEN, MINNESOTA Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of St. Stephen will meet in the Council Chambers of the St. Stephen City Hall at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, 2019, to consider the making of street improvements on Sixth Avenue SE from County State Aid Highway

Feb. 8 Public notice: Sartell-St. Stephen school district December 2018 minutes

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TRUTH IN TAXATION PUBLIC HEARING SARTELL-ST. STEPHEN PUBLIC SCHOOLS DEC. 17, 2018 SARTELL HIGH SCHOOL MEDIA CENTER The public hearing for the proposed 2018 payable 2019 levy started at 6:01 p.m. called by Chair Jason Nies. Members present: Nies; Mary McCabe, vice chair; Pamela Raden, clerk; Jeremy Snoberger, treasurer; Lesa Kramer, director; Patrick Marushin, director; and Jeff Schwiebert, superintendent. Members