CenturyLink awards $19,851 in technology grants to Foley school

Four teachers from St. John’s Area School in Foley were awarded CenturyLink Teachers and Technology grants totaling $19,851. A CenturyLink representative presented the checks April 20 at a school assembly. Sandy Anderson received her grant to upgrade students’ math computation skills, Karen Thorsten to develop “Touch, Explore, andLearn Kindergarten Centers,” Amy Scott to coordinate language […]

Pilgrimage site profile: St. Benedict’s Monastery — Sacred Heart Chapel

Pope Francis declared an Extraordinary Year of Mercy beginning Dec. 8, 2015, and ending Nov. 20, 2016. In addition to designating shrines within the St. Cloud Diocese as places of pilgrimage, Bishop Donald Kettler has encouraged parishioners to pray with the diocese’s religious communities during this Holy Year of Mercy. The Visitor introduced a pilgrimage […]

Grant will help Albany school families receive a Catholic education

Holy Family School in Albany was recently awarded a $10,250 grant for the 2016-2017 academic year from the Kremer Foundation in Naples, Florida. “Families with young children have many financial challenges today,” said Bonnie Massmann, Holy Family’s principal. “Making the decision to choose a Catholic school should be available to every Catholic family, regardless of […]