Category: Local

St. Cloud Rox Hopeful to Start Season Mid-Summer

St. Cloud Rox Hopeful to Start Season Mid-Summer

The St. Cloud Rox baseball season is a tradition across the Greater Granite City Area. What is usually dubbed “Your Nine Inning Vacation” has been delayed due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The Rox who are a member club of the Northwoods League have been a St. Cloud staple since Vice President and Co-Owner Scott Schreiner purchased the club in 2012. […]

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MSHSL Cancels Sports and Events for Remainder of Academic Year

MSHSL Cancels Sports and Events for Remainder of Academic Year

In alignment with Minnesota Governor Tim Walz decision to extend the remainder of the 2019-2020 Academic Year in Minnesota schools to fully online, the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) closely followed suit. The cancellation will effect all winter, spring, and summer sports and activities that would have had games/events before the COVID-19 Pandemic started. In a press release received […]

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St. John’s Football Alumni Drafted by Jacksonville Jaguars

St. John’s Football Alumni Drafted by Jacksonville Jaguars

With the lack of live sporting events due to the global pandemic the NFL Draft came as an oasis in the middle of a desert to sporting fans around the world. But for some in Central Minnesota the Draft hit a little closer to home with a St. John’s Player being selected into the pros. Offensive Linemen Ben Bartch was […]

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 Trivia Competition Brings Much Needed Morale to Central Minnesota and Beyond

 Trivia Competition Brings Much Needed Morale to Central Minnesota and Beyond

For 40 years St. Cloud’s Community Radio Station KVSC has brought a much needed break to the freezing weather in the depths of February. Starting in 1980 as a way to end cabin fever in the dorms, KVSC’s Trivia Weekend’s popularity spread like wildfire across Central Minnesota and beyond. The Annual Trivia Competition comprised of 50 hours of non-stop questions […]

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Hill-Murray School Honors Seniors With Yard Signs

Hill-Murray School Honors Seniors With Yard Signs

Schools across the nation have been shut down due to the Coronavirus outbreak, leaving students of all ages uneasy. Although all students are feeling as though their school year has been cut short, hearts have been going out to those that don’t get to walk with their classmates for graduation: high school and college seniors. Hill-Murray School’s faculty worked hard […]

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SCSU Men’s Hockey Releases 2020-2021 Schedule

SCSU Men’s Hockey Releases 2020-2021 Schedule

On Wednesday the St. Cloud State University Men’s Hockey team released its schedule for the 2020-2021 season. The season will feature games versus nine teams who ended their 2019-2020 campaigns ranked in the United States College Hockey Organization’s Top 20 Poll. Some of these names are familiar in conference foes like the North Dakota Fighting Hawks, the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs, […]

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Instacart Employees Working Hard to Help in their Communities

Instacart Employees Working Hard to Help in their Communities

Instacart is an online grocery delivery service company that works with local stores to deliver groceries to people’s doors. Instacart workers go online and select the orders in their area, do the the shopping, and deliver the groceries to the requested home. During the coronavirus pandemic, the company is in high demand of more workers as people are recommended to […]

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High school hockey heats up

High school hockey heats up

After the St. Cloud High School boys hockey team lost their latest playoff game 8-2 on Saturday against Moorhead, the only local team left with a chance at the state tournament is the St. Cloud Crusaders. The Crusaders won their semifinal game 5-1 against River Lakes on Saturday at the Municipal Athletic Complex. The season finale for the Crusaders in […]

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Men’s soccer coach named

Men’s soccer coach named

After close to 80 potential candidates applied, St. Cloud State University has finally named their men’s head soccer coach to take on the programs inaugural season in 2020-2021. Athletic Director Heather Weems announced that Sean Holmes has secured the head coaching position, and is starting to recruit players immediately. Holmes has experience coaching soccer specifically at Drake University, where he […]

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Husky Dome in the midst of deflation on April 24. Photo courtesy of Tony Langfellow.

Husky Dome comes down for summer

Winter is officially over at St. Cloud State University with the takedown of the Husky Dome that happened on April 24, and there was a lot of work for everyone to do to complete everything. Each spring, the St. Cloud State Husky Dome is taken down for the summer by around 200 SCSU athletes and athletic staff, and every single […]

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