Category: Local

St. Cloud Fire Dept. Looking for Young Volunteers

St. Cloud Fire Dept. Looking for Young Volunteers

Saint Cloud  —  Were you one of those kids who, when asked what you wanted to be when you grew up, answered a fireman? Well this could be your dream come true. The Saint Cloud fire department is looking for young adults, ages 14-21, to join their Explorers program this fall. Applicants must have at least a 2.0 GPA and […]

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Bachmann/Clark Debate

Bachmann/Clark Debate

Two sixth congressional district candidates will debate at 12:30 p.m. this Tuesday at the St. Cloud Civic Center. With Election Day less than two weeks away, Michele Bachmann and Tarryl Clark will try and gain as many votes as possible while discussing their political platforms. Congresswoman Bachmann is currently leading in the polls with a ten percent lead over her opponent Clark.

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Local Restaurant Closing

Saint Cloud  —     A local restaurant and market in downtown St. Cloud is closing after only three years in business. Mi Famiglia has been rumored for months to be closing its doors, and now it is official. The restaurant owners made an announcement Thursday, stating the economy had taken its toll on the business. Co-owner of Mi Famiglia, […]

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Halloween Historia

Halloween Historia

St. Cloud  —   The Sterns History Museum is collaborating with the St. Cloud Jaycees and Miller Carlin Funeral Home to put on Halloween Historia. This event will be Saturday, October 30 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Sterns History Museum. There are various activities including hayrides, making crafts, scavenger hunts and games. This event is no designed to […]

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1 person dead after crash

Marty  —  One person is dead after a truck had rolled over many times after running off the road. The crashed happened yesterday afternoon around 1:30 p. m. at Stearns County Road 8 and Evergreen Road near Maine Prairie Township when the Chevrolet truck ran off the side of the road. The driver was ejected from the vehicle. The driver […]

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Famous ‘Dave’

Famous ‘Dave’

St. Cloud   —  Dave Anderson, the founder of Famous Dave’s restaurant chain will be speaking at the 32nd annual Mayors Prayer Breakfast. The event will be a 7 a.m November 18 at the St. Cloud Civic Center. Anderson will share how his life experiences have helped him to enhance his faith. Tickets can be purchased at the St. Cloud Area […]

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Emmer heads to St. Cloud

St.Cloud  — Republican canidate Tom Emmer will be in St. Cloud on Thursday. At 4:30 pm Emmer plans to appear at the Republican Party office at 350 U.S. Highway 10 South. Emmer will also be appearing in Elk River. Emmer is running against Mark Dayton of the DFL and the Independent party canidate Tom Horner.

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Skunk population on the rise

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Shoplifting arrest turns into drug bust

Shoplifting arrest turns into drug bust

Waite Park  —     Two men were arrested on Tuesday for shoplifting in which it turned into a drug bust. 37-year-old Troy Linder was arrested for drug possesion of the 2nd degree. Luke Pitzen, 33-years-old, was arrested for theft, drug possesion, and an outstanding warrents from Benton County. The third man, Curtis Wilson was ticketed for theft and later released. At 3:00 […]

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Halloween Party for Kids with Disabilities

St. Cloud —  United Cerebral Palsy of Central Minnesota is holding its annual Halloween Party for Kids with Disabilities this Monday, October 25th at 6:00 PM at  Saint Paul’s Church here in St. Cloud. There is a $1.00 donation per person, prizes for best children’s costume, treat bags, games, a fish pond, sandwiches and refreshments for all to enjoy. Games […]

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