Photo gallery: Tri-County Humane Society Pet Walk

Heidi L. EverettFeatured NewsLeave a Comment

Hundreds of walkers and their pets begin their trek at the 30th annual pet/people walk at St. Cloud’s Wilson Park Sept. 8. This year’s theme was “Bark to the Future,” a pun on the 1980s movie “Back to the Future.” Sponsored by the Tri-County Humane Society, the goal was to raise $60,000. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

Humane Society’s new home is the cat’s meow

Dennis DalmanFeatured News, Print Sartell - St. Stephen, Print St. Joseph, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. JosephLeave a Comment

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Its first home was a repurposed old gas station that sometimes flooded with rain. But now – nearly a half century later – the Tri-County Humane Society has just moved into its third home – a brand-new, state-of-the-art facility. The old gas-station locale, on Lincoln Avenue in east St. Cloud, was just a stone’s throw to

Ground broken for new humane society facility

Dennis DalmanFeatured News, News, Print Sartell - St. Stephen, Print St. Joseph, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. JosephLeave a Comment

by Dennis Dalman news@thenewsleaders.com Not to be outdone by tall people and their shovels, a black-and-white pooch named Roger dug in the dirt at the Nov. 7 groundbreaking for the Tri-County Humane Society. The crowd that gathered at the event applauded, cheered and chuckled as Roger, spurning the use of a golden shovel, used his front paws to dig, dig,

Humane Society Walk falls short of $60,000 goal

Dennis DalmanNews, Sartell – St. Stephen, St. JosephLeave a Comment

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com The final tally raised for the Tri-County Humane Society from its 29th annual Woofstock Companion Walk Sept. 9 is $47,756. Organizers of the walk were pleased with the amount, even though it is nearly $12,000 short of the goal they’d aimed for – $60,000. “Thank you to all who contributed and/or participated in our Woofstock Companion

Grace-under-pressure rules at humane society

Dennis DalmanColumn, Opinion, Print Editions, Print Sartell - St. Stephen, Print St. JosephLeave a Comment

Want to see up-close what grace-under-pressure looks like? Go visit the Tri-County Humane Society in east St. Cloud. I saw those wonderful people in action five times recently – the five times I brought homeless cats to them during late February, early March. In my neighborhood, every winter and spring there are pitiful homeless cats wandering around here, seeking a

Remy to ‘star’ at humane society fundraiser

Dennis DalmanNews, Sartell – St. Stephen, Sauk Rapids – Rice, St. JosephLeave a Comment

by Dennis Dalman editor@thenewsleaders.com Remy the Wonder Dog will be the star attraction and honored guest at the 15th annual “Wine, Kibbles and Bids,” one of the two most important annual fundraisers for the Tri-County Humane Society in St. Cloud. The deadline to buy tickets for the dinner-and-auction is Tuesday, April 19. The event will take place at 5:30 p.m.