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Sep 23, 2022

Large Pole Shed Near Kimball Total Loss in Fire

By Alexander Fern / Assist. News Director The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says a fire reported Thursday morning totally destroyed a pole shed near Kimball. On September 22 at 11:45 a.m., the Stearns County Emergency Communications Center received a report of a structure fire at 16245 Caisson Road in Maine Prairie Township. Stearns County deputies […]

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Sep 22, 2022

Veterans Bridge Closed Friday Due to Bridge Inspection

By Nyah Adams / News Director Veterans Bridge from 2nd Ave northeast to 5th Avenue North will be closed starting at 7:00 a.m. on Friday, September 23rd. The City of St. Cloud says the bridge will be closed due to bridge inspections. Officials mention the closure will last one day and advise drivers to find […]

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Sep 22, 2022

UPDATE: Off-Campus Shooting Near St. Cloud State Not a Random Incident, Administration Responds

By Nyah Adams / News Director and Jo McMullen / KVSC reporter UPDATE: On Sunday, September 18th St. Cloud State University was informed of an off campus shooting in the area of 11th Street South and 6th Avenue South. The St. Cloud Police department came to the conclusion that this was not a random incident […]

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Sep 21, 2022

St. Cloud Apollo High School Part of “Swatting” of Hoax Active Shooter Reports Happening

By Jo McMullen / KVSC reporter St. Cloud’s Apollo High School was targeted as part of a hoax happening across the state today falsely claiming there’s was an active shooter at the school. District 742 Superintendent Laurie Putnam shared an email message that stated, “as reported by the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, many false reports […]

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Sep 21, 2022

Semi-Truck Collides With a Cargo Van Near Santiago; Nobody Injured

By Alexander Fern / Assist. News Director A semi-truck collided with a cargo van near Santiago Tuesday afternoon. The Minnesota State Patrol says the semi, which was being driven by 26-year-old Alex Johnson of Becker, and passenger 31 Adam Johnson from Monticello, was traveling South on Benton County Road 7.   A cargo van driven […]

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Sep 21, 2022

Stearns County Most Wanted List Updated

By Nyah Adams / News Director The list for the Stearns Counties most wanted has just been released. Authorities say these people should be considered dangerous and if you know where you are, please do not approach them or attempt to apprehend them yourself. If you do see one of these people or would like […]

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Sep 21, 2022

St. Cloud State Cyber Security Program Gets Re-Designation

By Alexander Fern / Assist. News Director St. Cloud State University has been re-designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense through the academic year of 2027. The National Security Agency says they launched the Center of Academic Excellence to help reduce threats to U.S. infrastructure by promoting higher education and research […]

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Sep 21, 2022

SCSU Career Fair Taking Place Today and Friday

By Alexander Fern / Assist. News Director The annual SCSU career fair is taking place today and Friday from with several companies and charities attending. On Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., job opportunities such as the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs – St. Paul, Univ. of South Dakota – Knudson School of Law, […]

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Sep 21, 2022

Voting for November 8th’s General Election Opens September 23rd

By Nyah Adams / News Director Polls open for the November 8th General Election Friday, September 23rd and now St. Cloud has a new voting location. The Stearns County Auditor-Treasurer says the two locations are at: New: St. Cloud City Hall, 1201 7th St S. St. Cloud City Hall also has ballots available for those […]

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Sep 21, 2022

$3.4-Million St. Cloud Bridge Project Seeing Lane Changes as Crews Wrap Up

By Nyah Adams / News Director The southwest St. Cloud bridge project is wrapping up in mid-October and officials want the public to know the following. As the $3.4-million project wraps up, the Minnesota Department of transportation says drivers should be aware of a lane change. Traffic will now move to the westbound side of […]

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Sep 20, 2022

Four Central Minnesotans Recognized For Their Work in Recovery Community

By Alexander Fern / Assist. News Director In recognition of National Recovery Month, the Recovery Community Network (RCN) is recognizing four individuals from Central Minnesota for their contributions to the recovery field at their annual banquet on Wednesday. The event will be held at the River’s Edge Convention Center in St. Cloud. Those being recognized include Jennifer […]

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Sep 20, 2022

Two Vehicle Crash Near Clearwater Injures Two Sunday Night

By Alexander Fern / Assist. News Director Two people were injured in a crash Sunday night southwest of Clearwater. The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a crash just before 8:30 p.m. involving two vehicles at the intersection of County Road 145 and County Road 44 in Lynden Township. Deputies determined that a […]

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