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National Day of Prayer is Thursday

National Day of Prayer is Thursday

May 5, 2015 at 4:04 pm

Thursday is the National Day of Prayer and will be observed locally, for example, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Stearns County Courthouse in St. Cloud. Read More...

MN Governor's fishing opener is this weekend

MN Governor's fishing opener is this weekend

May 5, 2015 at 4:04 pm

A long-standing tradition is being held this weekend in Northern Minnesota. Read More...

Body of Minnesota student recovered from river

Body of Minnesota student recovered from river

May 5, 2015 at 4:04 pm

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls confirms the death of one of its students whose body was found in a local river after leaving a bar. Read More...

Bird flu comments go over poorly in House

Bird flu comments go over poorly in House

May 5, 2015 at 4:04 pm

A Minnesota legislator is under fire for comments he made about bird flu. Read More...

Vote soon on state lottery restrictions

Vote soon on state lottery restrictions

May 5, 2015 at 3:03 pm

Minnesota lawmakers are preparing to vote on a bill suspending Internet-based state lottery tickets. Read More...

Truck pulls down power pole in St. Cloud

Truck pulls down power pole in St. Cloud

May 5, 2015 at 2:02 pm

A privately owned garbage truck caused a power pole to break earlier this morning and an intersection to be closed temporarily, according to the St. Cloud Police Department. Read More...

Streets closed for public utilities reconstruction

Streets closed for public utilities reconstruction

May 5, 2015 at 2:02 pm

Beginning immediately, the following streets will be closed to through traffic because of a public improvement project to reconstruct public utilities and streets: Read More...

Jennie-O lays of 233 employees

Jennie-O lays of 233 employees

May 5, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Jennie-O Turkey Store says it's laying off 233 employees at its processing plant in the southern Minnesota city of Faribault because of bird flu outbreaks that have cut the number of available turkeys. Read More...

Bat used in attempted assault at Waite Park motel

Bat used in attempted assault at Waite Park motel

May 5, 2015 at 12:12 pm

A 25-year-old Buffalo man was arrested a man was assaulted with a baseball bat on Monday, according to the Waite Park Police Department. Read More...

College football championship game attracts Minnesota bid

College football championship game attracts Minnesota bid

May 5, 2015 at 12:12 pm

Gov. Mark Dayton says landing college football's championship game would be the "frosting on the cake" for Minnesota's still-incomplete stadium going up in downtown Minneapolis. Read More...

Layoffs on the Iron Range

Layoffs on the Iron Range

May 5, 2015 at 11:11 am

The latest round of layoffs on the Iron Range involves salaried positions. Read More...

County extends golf cart ordinance

County extends golf cart ordinance

May 5, 2015 at 11:11 am

The Stearns County Board of Commissioners extended the ordinance regulating the use of motorized golf carts along some county roads at its meeting today. Read More...

Hollywood Spotlight, Tuesday

Hollywood Spotlight, Tuesday

May 5, 2015 at 11:11 am

Your daily dish from Hollywood, thanks to our radio paparazzi! Read More...

Sauk Rapids man arrested after burglary

Sauk Rapids man arrested after burglary

May 4, 2015 at 4:04 pm

A 31-year-old Sauk Rapids man was arrested after a burglary of a garage was reported on Saturday, according to the St. Cloud Police Department. Read More...

CapX2020 transmission lines celebrated

CapX2020 transmission lines celebrated

May 4, 2015 at 4:04 pm

A dedication ceremony was held today in St. Cloud to commemorate the completion of two high-voltage electric transmission lines -- part of CapX2020. Read More...

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