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Charter schools offer new options for students

Charter schools offer new options for students

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Apollo High School to host regional bullying conference

Apollo High School is hosting the Midwest School Violence and Bullying Prevention Conference” on Wednesday October 19th and Thursday, October 20th. SCSU professors and national speakers will address the problem of bullying in school and preventing violence community-wide. Come November, a national bill will be introduced by U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg that will recognize bullying by implementing a system that […]

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St. Cloud City Council approves Haven Township occupation agreement

St. Cloud City Council approves Haven Township occupation agreement

A new occupation agreement that allows the city to take over properties has been approved by the St. Cloud City Council. The agreement is between the city and Haven Township which is located on the Southeast border of St. Cloud. The new agreement is similar to the existing one but with one change, zoning decisions on non-farm uses has been […]

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Program aims to reduce suspensions in area school district

A program that aims to reduce the number of suspensions in st. cloud schools is expected to reopen in November. Instead of sending suspended students home for 5 to ten days, the students will be taken to a program called community accountability and prevention. C.A.A.P students will be able to keep up on their school work, meet with counselors about […]

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Garage destroyed in Sauk Rapids fire

Firefighters battled a blaze last night that destroyed a garage in Sauk Rapids. The fire was reported at about 8 p.m. at 10th Avenue Northwest in rural Rice. Sartell and Rice Fire Departments assisted the Sauk Rapids Fire Department. Homeowners James and Bonny Richards were able to get out safely with no injuries.

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Police get call about gunshot at local apartment

Police get call about gunshot at local apartment

St. Cloud police were called to an apartment Sunday morning about gunshots heard in the hallway. It happened in the 1000 block of 5th Ave. S. just after 4:30 a.m. Police say a 21-year-old reported that two men were in the hallway earlier with a handgun. Police say one round was fired and did enter an apartment. No one was […]

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Marijuana and Loaded Revolver found during St. Cloud Traffic Stop

Marijuana and Loaded Revolver found during St. Cloud Traffic Stop

St. Cloud police found more than Marijuana inside a car during a traffic stop Sunday morning. It happened in the 600 block of 1st St. S. just after midnight. Police first smelled Marijuana from inside the vehicle. The driver, 24-year-old Sondra Lynn Voges and the passenger 23-year-old Victor Cortez Shelton both admitted to smoking Marijuana. When police searched the vehicle […]

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Man hit by car while riding his bike near Highway 23

Man hit by car while riding his bike near Highway 23

A Minneapolis man was hit by a car while crossing a section of Highway 23 in St. Cloud Saturday. It happened at the intersection of Cooper Avenue and Highway 23 just before 10:00 p.m. Police say 30-year-old Abidyo Ahmed was driving his car in the left lane of Highway 23 when the accident happened. 31-year-old Mark Nicholas was attempting to […]

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