Section of First Street N. closed July 19
A section of First Street NE/CR 29 on the east side of Sartell will be closed starting at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 19.
The road will be closed between the Mississippi River bridge and Benton Drive through Tuesday, July 24.
Benton Drive will be open to traffic. First Street NE/CR 29 will be open for eastbound traffic only east of Benton Drive.
The roadway between the bridge and Benton Drive will be reconstructed.
‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ to show July 20
“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is the July 20 selection for Movies Under the Stars, hosted by St. Cloud Park & Recreation and sponsored by Capital One. The free event begins at dusk at Field C-3 in Whitney Memorial Park. Concessions are available. Rain site is Whitney Rec Center. The Aug. 10 movie is to be determined by a community vote. Check out Facebook for community vote @cityofstcloudmnparkandrec. For more information, visit ci.stcloud.mn.us or call 320-255-7277.
Sartell’s Market Monday boasts summer produce
Sartell Market Monday is held from 3-6 p.m Mondays in the Coborn’s parking lot, South Pinecone Road. Summer is here and so are the vegetables. You can now find tomatoes, peppers, cucumbers, zucchini, beans, potatoes, berries and much more. Also available are flowers, breads, baked goods, canned goods, meats, eggs and caramel corn. Coming soon – sweet corn and melons.
Fare for All set July 16
Fare for All’s next distribution will be from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Monday, July 16 at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 610 CR 2, St. Joseph. Fare for All is a budget-stretching program that allows people to save up to 40 percent off fresh fruits, vegetables and frozen meats. Distribution is once a month. This event is open to everyone who wants to stretch their grocery dollar. Cash, credit, debit cards and EBT cards are accepted. For more information, visit fareforall.org or call 1-800-582-4291.
Author: Janelle Von Pinnon
Von Pinnon has been publishing the St. Joseph Newsleader since 1989, the Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader since 1995 and the Sauk Rapids-Rice Newsleader since 2015. She graduated from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with degrees in mass communications (with an emphasis on print journalism) and biology. She lives in southeast St. Cloud with her husband and two children.