Local News Headlines for St. Cloud

Brought to you by:

Local News
Minn. man killed after car strikes power pole

Minn. man killed after car strikes power pole

Dec 26, 2014 at 8:08 am

A 52-year-old rural Lindstrom man has died after the car he was driving struck a power pole in Franconia Township. Read More...

St. Cloud woman gets her own shop as a gift

St. Cloud woman gets her own shop as a gift

Dec 26, 2014 at 8:08 am

Jared Brigmon wasn't kidding when he told his fiancee he needed help carrying her Christmas gift home. Read More...

Sub-$2-a-gallon gas reaches Twin Cities

Sub-$2-a-gallon gas reaches Twin Cities

Dec 26, 2014 at 7:07 am

It's sticker shock, of the welcome variety. Read More...

Students start sex-education club

Students start sex-education club

Dec 26, 2014 at 6:06 am

In a first of its kind in Minnesota, students at St. Louis Park High School are launching a sexual health education club to cover topics they say aren't getting enough attention in health class. Read More...

Mother drowns 6-year-old girl in bathtub

Mother drowns 6-year-old girl in bathtub

Dec 26, 2014 at 5:05 am

A district court judge has ordered a mental health evaluation for the St. Paul woman accused of drowning her 6-year-old daughter in a bathtub. Read More...

Christmas cheer behind bars in St. Cloud

Christmas cheer behind bars in St. Cloud

Dec 26, 2014 at 5:05 am

Christmas behind bars comes with little of the typical holiday cheer for inmates at St. Cloud prison. Read More...

Free Christmas meals for less fortunate

Free Christmas meals for less fortunate

Dec 24, 2014 at 1:01 pm

The Christmas spirit is alive and well with a pair of free Christmas Day meals for those less fortunate this holiday season. Read More...

Little Falls pizzeria offers free Christmas meal

Little Falls pizzeria offers free Christmas meal

Dec 24, 2014 at 12:12 pm

The owner of a Little Falls pizza joint is dishing out holiday cheer one slice at a time. Read More...

Cold Spring theater showing 'The Interview'

Cold Spring theater showing 'The Interview'

Dec 24, 2014 at 12:12 pm

Sony is now allowing some screenings of the controversial film "The Interview" and at least four theaters in Minnesota are participating, including one in Cold Spring. Read More...

Charges: Mother drown 6-year-old girl in bathtub

Charges: Mother drown 6-year-old girl in bathtub

Dec 24, 2014 at 11:11 am

A St. Paul woman is facing a second-degree murder charge accusing her of purposely drowning her 6-year-old daughter in a bathtub amid a dispute with a boyfriend. Read More...

St. Paul Saints old home to get sanitized

St. Paul Saints old home to get sanitized

Dec 24, 2014 at 11:11 am

The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development is devoting $1.25 million toward a pollution cleanup on the site of Midway Stadium. That was the minor league team's home field until the coming season, when a new stadium opens downtown. Read More...

St. Cloud-Chicago air travel suspended starting April

St. Cloud-Chicago air travel suspended starting April

Dec 24, 2014 at 11:11 am

Supporters of St. Cloud Regional Airport’s flights to Chicago got a lump of coal in their stockings with the Christmas Eve announcement of the suspension of the route starting April 5. Read More...

Dayton aims to save St. Cloud-Chicago route

Dayton aims to save St. Cloud-Chicago route

Dec 24, 2014 at 8:08 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis are searching for ways to preserve that region's daily flights to Chicago. Read More...

Minnesota 11th in tobacco prevention

Minnesota 11th in tobacco prevention

Dec 24, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. - The latest report on how well states are funding tobacco prevention and cessation efforts has Minnesota ranked as 11th best in the nation. According to the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids, Minnesota will take in $1.4 billion in tobacco revenue this year, while spending about 22 million to prevent kids from starting and to help smokers quit. Read More...

Santa is comin' to town

Santa is comin' to town

Dec 24, 2014 at 4:04 am

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Volunteers at the North American Aerospace Defense Command are getting ready to monitor Santa Claus as he makes his fabled Christmas Eve flight. Read More...

Current Weather

For Central Minnesota

Temp: 32°F (0°C)

Dewpoint: 31

Wind: 10 SE

Weather: light snow, mist

Full Forecast | Live Radar

Featured Videos