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No Parking Zone Along Benton County Lake

No Parking Zone Along Benton County Lake

Jan 20, 2016 at 5:05 pm

A recent garage fire has prompted the Benton County Sheriff's Office to implement a no parking zone along a section of Little Rock Lake in Watab Township. Read More...

Lawmakers Squabble Over Who's Best For Rural Minnesota

Lawmakers Squabble Over Who's Best For Rural Minnesota

Jan 20, 2016 at 4:04 pm

A Republican lawmaker is refuting claims made by Democrats that rural Minnesota has been left behind by the GOP, which holds the majority in the Minnesota House of Representatives. Read More...

Trove Of Illegal Merchandise Found At Border

Trove Of Illegal Merchandise Found At Border

Jan 20, 2016 at 12:12 pm

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials say they have seized nearly $650,000 in counterfeit merchandise, including hundreds of hover board scooters, at the Minnesota-Canadian border. Read More...

St. Cloud Joins Antitrust Lawsuit On Water Purifier

St. Cloud Joins Antitrust Lawsuit On Water Purifier

Jan 20, 2016 at 8:08 am

The City of St. Cloud is joining an antitrust lawsuit that accuses companies of fixing the price of a chemical used to purify drinking water. Read More...

Speed Limits Could Go Up After Study On 1,100 Highway Miles

Speed Limits Could Go Up After Study On 1,100 Highway Miles

Jan 20, 2016 at 8:08 am

The Minnesota Department of Transportation will evaluate nearly 1,100 highway miles this year to determine whether the speed limit should be raised from 55 mph to 60 mph. Read More...

Two Hurt In Rear End Crash On Highway

Two Hurt In Rear End Crash On Highway

Jan 20, 2016 at 7:07 am

Two people were hurt in a rear end crash on Highway 169 in Sherburne County. Read More...

Vets Get Chance To Be Heard At Town Hall

Vets Get Chance To Be Heard At Town Hall

Jan 20, 2016 at 5:05 am

Veterans served by the St. Cloud VA Health Care System is invited to take part in a town hall meeting tonight (Jan. 20th). Read More...

Pimp Pleads Guilty To Sex Trafficking

Pimp Pleads Guilty To Sex Trafficking

Jan 19, 2016 at 6:06 pm

A man accused of sex trafficking charges decided to plead guilty instead of going ahead with a trial. Read More...

Roads And Bridges Among Lawmakers' Top Priorities

Roads And Bridges Among Lawmakers' Top Priorities

Jan 19, 2016 at 3:03 pm

State legislators met with Stearns County officials Tuesday to hear about local priorities ahead of the upcoming legislative session. Read More...

Former Attorney Running For State Senate

Former Attorney Running For State Senate

Jan 19, 2016 at 3:03 pm

A former attorney and small businessman is running for the Minnesota Senate seat being vacated by John Pederson. Read More...

Driver Crashes Into Stearns County Lake

Driver Crashes Into Stearns County Lake

Jan 19, 2016 at 1:01 pm

The Stearns County Sheriff's Office is investigating a crash south of Richmond in which a truck partially came to rest in a lake. Read More...

Lack Of Snow Good Deal For Taxpayers

Lack Of Snow Good Deal For Taxpayers

Jan 19, 2016 at 12:12 pm

We are about halfway through the winter and it looks like the lack of snow will save the city of St. Cloud money. Read More...

Apparent Carbon Monoxide Victim Identified

Apparent Carbon Monoxide Victim Identified

Jan 19, 2016 at 11:11 am

Cass County authorities have identified the man who died after apparently suffering carbon monoxide poisoning in an ice fishing house on Leech Lake. Read More...

St. John's Abbey Releases Monks' Files In Abuse Settlement

St. John's Abbey Releases Monks' Files In Abuse Settlement

Jan 19, 2016 at 10:10 am

St. John's Abbey has released personnel files of 18 monks it says were credibly accused of sexually abusing minors. Read More...

'Mall Of Entertainment' Planned For Albertville

'Mall Of Entertainment' Planned For Albertville

Jan 19, 2016 at 6:06 am

Sony Pictures and a Minnesota development group plan to build a Hollywood-themed indoor family entertainment center in Albertville. Read More...

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