Meyer to be parade grand marshal

Cori HilsgenFeatured News, Print St. Joseph, St. Joseph, Uncategorized0 Comments

by Cori Hilsgen news@thenewsleaders.com Leander Meyer has had the chance to be in the annual July Fourth parade several times before and could share many stories, but this year he will have a special place in the parade lineup. The St. Joseph Lions Club recently announced he will be the grand marshal of the upcoming July Fourth parade. Meyer was

May 31 news for refugees

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Ogeysiis!  Importante para Usted, por favor léalo  Please read! Announcements brought to you by Cultural Bridges of St. Joseph, a committee of Central Minnesota Community Empowerment Organization. We are dedicated to ease your transition into our community. Mary Quinlivan is on the Cultural Bridges Steering Committee and her group is working with a number of Somali families that are having their first

Raise the Barn event supports Walz family

Mike KnaakNews, St. Joseph, Uncategorized0 Comments

photo by Mike KnaakPeople filled Milk & Honey Cider's tap room April 14 for the Raise the Barn fundraiser. The event raised $2 from every cider sale and all tips to help the Walz family rebuild their barn destroyed in a Feb. 8 fire. The fire destroyed the family's barn and forced them to sell their cattle. The Walz farm,

Fire destroys Brockway Township home

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A fire that started on a deck destroyed a Brockway Township residence early March 23. Beth Johnson awoke to find light coming from the deck of the split-level home at 5526 Prairie Grass Drive, according Sheriff Steve Soyka. She realized the wooden deck adjoining the house was on fire and she woke her husband, Joshua Johnson, and their children. The

Feb. 22 St. Joseph police blotter

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If you have a tip concerning a crime, call the St. Joseph Police Department at 320-363-8250 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 320-255-1301 or access its tip site at tricountycrimestoppers.org. Crime Stoppers offers rewards up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for a crime. Jan. 24 10:41 p.m. Suspicious activity. College Avenue N. A

Volunteers needed for two city boards

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The city of Sartell is looking for volunteers to serve on two city boards – the Planning Commission and Economic Development Commission. The Economic Development Commission consists of Sartell and Le Sauk Township residents appointed by the City Council to make recommendations on development issues. The board meets every other month on the third Tuesday, usually at 7 a.m. The