The Minnesota Legislature will soon consider passing a “Dog and Cat Breeder” bill that will help protect helpless animals from the cruelties of breeders who keep and breed animals for one reason only – to make money off of them as they barely survive in deplorable conditions. The proposed bills are Senate File 36, authored by Sen. John Marty; and
Let’s help save American jobs; let’s start consciously shopping for products “Made in the U.S.A.” I’ve always tried to do that, but it’s problematic for a number of reasons. For example, some products are stamped with “Made in U.S.A.” on the outside, meaning the container was American-made, but the products “innards” were made somewhere else. For another thing, with a
Madison Thompson, Sartell, was recently named to fall semester dean’s list at Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa. Students must achieve a grade-point average of 3.5 or above to earn this honor. Kimberly Kaufman, Sartell, was recently named to the fall semester president’s list at Drake University, Des. Moines, Iowa. Students must achieve a grade-point average of 4.o to earn this honor.
The Verso paper mill in Sartell has been sold, but any details of the sale have not been released by Verso officials, who remain tight-lipped about the deal. News of the sale was announced in the media Jan. 29, based on a brief and cryptic email that had been released by Verso. The terse email stated Verso will not issue
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON THE ISSUANCE OF HEALTH CARE FACILITIES REVENUE REFUNDING OBLIGATIONS TO REFINANCE PROJECTS BY OPPORTUNITY MATTERS Notice is hereby given that the City Council of the City of Sartell, Minn. (the “City”), will meet in the City Council Chambers at the City Hall located at 125 Pinecone Road N. in the City of Sartell, Minn. at
Three Sartell students were recently named to the fall semester dean’s list at the University of Minnesota-Morris. They are Ryan Deroeck, Kathryn Dullinger and Scott Steffes. Students on the list achieved a grade-point average of 3.66 or higher while taking 12 or more credits. Erin Mensinger, St. Stephen, was recently named to the fall dean’s list at the University
Three cheers for President Barack Obama and for Vice President Joe Biden. Biden and his task force on gun violence deserve kudos for coming up with a list of comprehensive methods that will decrease violent deaths and horrible injuries due to guns in the hands of deranged people. Obama has earned our thanks for adopting Biden’s suggestions. He also deserves
How many students actually read the novels they are assigned to read? Not as many as should, I would guess. It seems we’re galloping headlong into some kind of Post-Literate Age in which words – pitifully butchered words – are used for texting, mainly. The Age of Post-Literacy will be one in which images (photos, movies, graphics) reign supreme in