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Fitch found guilty on all counts

Fitch found guilty on all counts

Feb 2, 2015 at 10:10 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) —A Stearns County jury has found Brian Fitch Sr. guilty on all counts in a police officer-involved shooting in West St.. Paul last summer. Read More...

Taste of Minnesota to return to Waconia

Taste of Minnesota to return to Waconia

Feb 2, 2015 at 5:05 pm

The Taste of Minnesota is returning to the Carver County fairgrounds in Waconia for a second year. Read More...

St. Cloud man flees after car crash, police say

St. Cloud man flees after car crash, police say

Feb 2, 2015 at 4:04 pm

A 35-year-old St. Cloud man fled the scene of an accident this morning at Ninth Avenue South and University Drive South, according to the St. Cloud Police Department. Read More...

Waite Park search turns up money and drugs

Waite Park search turns up money and drugs

Feb 2, 2015 at 4:04 pm

The Central Minnesota Violent Offender’s Task Force searched a Waite Park home today, which turned up methamphetamine, marijuana, mushrooms and a large amount of money. Read More...

School board holds workshop about Tech High

School board holds workshop about Tech High

Feb 2, 2015 at 4:04 pm

The St. Cloud school board will hold a workshop until 8 p.m. tonight at Apollo High School to refine the conceptual design of a new Technical High School. Read More...

Meeting to discuss Cold Spring road improvements

Meeting to discuss Cold Spring road improvements

Feb 2, 2015 at 3:03 pm

A public information meeting will be held at the Rocori District Education Facility in Cold Spring from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday to discuss options for improving CSAH 2 (Red River Avenue) from the Sauk River Bridge to CSAH 50. Read More...

Jury deliberating case of man accused of killing officer

Jury deliberating case of man accused of killing officer

Feb 2, 2015 at 2:02 pm

Jury deliberations are underway in the murder trial of a man accused of killing a Mendota Heights police officer last summer. Read More...

State seeks input on bicycle plan

State seeks input on bicycle plan

Feb 2, 2015 at 1:01 pm

The Minnesota Department of Transportation is seeking public input on its Statewide Bicycle System Plan during a series of statewide meetings in February and March, including one in St. Cloud. Read More...

Cass County crash leaves four injured

Cass County crash leaves four injured

Feb 2, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Four people were injured in a two-vehicle crash on Jan. 27 in Wilkinson Township near rural Cass Lake, according to the Cass County Sheriff's Office. Read More...

Browerville man's vehicle falls through ice

Browerville man's vehicle falls through ice

Feb 2, 2015 at 1:01 pm

A 55-year-old Browerville man made it to safety after his vehicle broke through the ice on Lake Alexander in Scandia Valley Township on Friday, according to the Morrison County Sheriff's Office. Read More...

St. John's Prep principal faces DWI charges

St. John's Prep principal faces DWI charges

Feb 2, 2015 at 1:01 pm

The principal of St. John's Preparatory School in Collegeville faces a misdemeanor citation of fourth-degree driving while impaired stemming from his November arrest. Read More...

Investors sue BMO over Petters' Ponzi scheme

Investors sue BMO over Petters' Ponzi scheme

Feb 2, 2015 at 12:12 pm

BMO Financial Group is facing four federal lawsuits filed by investor groups who claim a bank acquired by BMO was complicit in a $3.7 billion Ponzi scheme by Tom Petters. Read More...

Monthly gas prices expected to rise

Monthly gas prices expected to rise

Feb 2, 2015 at 12:12 pm

The AAA monthly gas price report for February begins with rising gas prices after dropping to lowest levels since 2009. U.S. average gas prices have increased seven days in a row for a total of two cents per gallon. Read More...

Bobby Vee music archive goes digital with sons' project

Bobby Vee music archive goes digital with sons' project

Feb 2, 2015 at 12:12 pm

The sons of former teen idol Bobby Vee are working to digitally archive his musical legacy before it's lost. Read More...

MPR apologizes for performer's curse words

MPR apologizes for performer's curse words

Feb 2, 2015 at 12:12 pm

A performance on the nationally broadcast "Prairie Home Companion" show prompted an apology by Minnesota Public Radio and a warning to member stations about some profane words from a country songwriter. Read More...

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