Category: Local

Saint Cloud Robbery Update

Saint Cloud Robbery Update

The man that robbed the Wells Fargo in Saint Cloud has been identified. After receiving tips from the public in addition to the investigation, the suspect has been identified as Khalid Hassan Mohamud of Utah. Mohamud was arrested while he was at the Minneapolis/Saint Paul International Airport nearly two weeks ago on previous charges he was facing from Utah. In […]

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MN School Milk Grants

MN School Milk Grants

30 Minnesota schools and Early Education Programs will be receiving grants to serve additional dairy products. The Department of Agriculture awarded more than $50,000 in a grant funding the 30 schools milk coolers. The grant recipients will be part of the first round of milk cooler grants awarded. The second round of funding is open until April 4th for organizations […]

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Minnesota Child Care Fraud

Minnesota Child Care Fraud

The states legislative auditor released a report on the fraud in the states child care program today. This report follows allegations that money from this program was being set to overseas terror organizations. Minnesota lawmakers asked for the report after TV reports last year that fraud in the Minnesota Child Care Assistance Program was nearly $100 million annually.

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Flooding Season: What to expect

  As Minnesota recovers from the latest blizzard, and the first day of spring just weeks away, there is another threat waiting around the corner: when the snow begins to melt, and the flooding plains begin to rise. The entire state of Minnesota is covered with snow, ranging from 18-30 inches.  And with warmer weather and rainfall scheduled for later […]

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Minnesota Voter Turnout

Minnesota Voter Turnout

Young voters in Minnesota showed up to the polls in last falls mid-term elections. The state is reporting that 40% of eligible voters between ages 18 and 29 participated in the elections compared to the 21% in the 2014 mid-terms. Older voters still are showing up in larger numbers to the polls than younger voters. A professor from St Olaf […]

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St. Cloud’s Central Cafe to close in March

St. Cloud’s Central Cafe to close in March

After a battle with Time Warner and then a decline in business, Central Cafe in downtown St. Cloud announced that they will be closing their store at the end of March. Owners Odessa and Alan Scherr have been trying to sell their coffee shop since the spring of 2018, but since they have not had any takers, they decided closing […]

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St. Cloud residents struggle with winter parking

In Minnesota, the winter season is often more stress than it’s worth, especially when it comes to parking a vehicle in the street after a heavy snowfall. As far as the rules and regulations for the City of St. Cloud go during a snow emergency, it is important to know where it is alright to park so the snow plows […]

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Domestic Assault in St. Cloud

Domestic Assault in St. Cloud

A St. Cloud man is charged with allegedly pushing his girlfriend, spraying her with mace, and spitting on her.  39 year old Rogdrick Singleton, was charged with previous convictions of terroristic threats and two other counts of felony domestic assault.  The woman involved in the assault said Singleton held a cordless drill up to her face and pushed her through […]

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Courtesy of Stearns County Sheriff Twitter

St Joseph Fire

This past Friday, St Joseph Fire Department responded a barn fire at the home of 61-year-old Norbert Walz. Walz accidentally nicked the breaker box on the barn in attempts to clear snow resulting in the barn to go into flames. He is thankful that he was able to save all of his livestock from harms way. St Joseph Fire Department […]

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Blaine Beaulieu

Little Falls Burglaries

Blaine Beaulieu from Onamia, MN is facing formal charges for multiple burglaries in Little Falls, Belle Praire and Platte Townships according to the Morrison County Sheriff Shawn Larson. Beaulieu reporting stole four firearms, two motor vehicles, and an ATV. On February 6th, 2019, deputies replied to a burglary at a residences home in Little Falls. The home owners garage was […]

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