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Dan DeBaun

Became a member of the WJON crew during the summer of 2013. Reporting on education, local business, Cold Spring and St. Joseph. Reach out to me with your story ideas and feedback: Dan@wjon.com or 320-257-7205. Always love hearing from listeners and the community. Outside of news I enjoy running outdoors, reading a good book, watching the Twins and Vikings break my heart, traveling and spending time with friends and family. Recent St. Cloud State graduate.
Timothy Scott Prince (Photo: Stearns County Jail)
Timothy Scott Prince (Photo: Stearns County Jail)
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Police Arrest Man, Looking For Suspect After Burglary of Crossroads Victoria’s Secret

Police arrested a Cold Spring man and are looking for another suspect after an alleged burglary at the Victoria's Secret in the Crossroads Mall. The incident happened on Thursday just before 4:45 a.m. Officers were called by mall security for a forced entry into the store.

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Four St. Cloud Area Schools Honored For Improvement in Student Behavior

Four schools in the St. Cloud area school district were honored by the Minnesota Department of Education on Wednesday. Oak Hill Community School, Apollo High School, Talahi Community School and Westwood Elementary School were among 36 schools recognized for their work using the positive behavioral intervention and supports (PBIS) program.

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Two Taken to Hospital After Collision in St. Cloud

Two people were taken to the hospital after a two-vehicle collision in St. Cloud on Tuesday. The incident happened just after 1:30 p.m. on Roosevelt Road, just north of Washington Memorial Drive. Police say 33-year-old Bradley Oleary of St. Cloud was going the wrong way, driving southbound on Roosevelt Road.

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A portion of the Apollo track that has started to fall apart. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
A portion of the Apollo track that has started to fall apart. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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Apollo Athletic Field and Track Being Fixed and Updated This Summer [VIDEO]

The Apollo High School athletic field and track will see some much needed improvements this summer. District 742 buildings and ground supervisor Bryan Brown says the rubber track is falling apart and desperately needed to be fixed. The plan is to eventually put turf in on the football field-all of the summer modifications will work towards that goal.

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The design for the proposed St. Joseph aquatic center. (City of St. Joseph)
The design for the proposed St. Joseph aquatic center. (City of St. Joseph)
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Questions Remain on Proposed $6.1 Million St. Joseph Aquatic Center

St. Joseph city council members still have questions on the proposed $6.1 million aquatic center project. A few members would like to revisit potential locations and maintenance costs before the project moves forward. Several say they would like to find a specific location picked for the project before moving forward with soil borings, which would cost the city $6,000-$8,000.

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Colts Academy building in St. Joseph. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
Colts Academy building in St. Joseph. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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St. Joseph Approves Purchase of Colts Academy Building For Community Center

St. Joseph has approved a purchase agreement with District 742 for the Colts Academy (Old Kennedy) building to use as a future community center. The district is selling the building to St. Joseph for $2.3 million. The city plans to bring in a building inspector to make sure there are no issues.

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Better Business Bureau: Be Wary of Pushy Door to Door Salespeople

With warmer temperatures here, the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota is reminding you to be alert and have a plan when it comes to door to door salespeople. While most door to door salespeople operate honestly and represent respected businesses, there are others who are looking to pull off a quick sale and move on.

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Woman Taken to Hospital After 3 Car Crash in St. Cloud

A woman was taken to the hospital after a three car crash in St. Cloud on Wednesday. The incident happened just before 10:00 a.m. at the pedestrian crosswalk on Highway 23 and 12th Avenue. Cars were stopped at the crosswalk when one vehicle rear-ended another, causing it to hit another vehicle.

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Benjamin Czeck (Photo: Stearns County Jail)
Benjamin Czeck (Photo: Stearns County Jail)
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St. Cloud Police: Man Cut 19-Year-Old Woman with Pocket Knife

A St. Cloud man was arrested on Wednesday after allegedly cutting a woman with a pocket knife. The incident happened just before 6:00 p.m. in the 100 block of 32nd Avenue North. St. Cloud Police say 27-year-old Benjamin Czeck cut a 19-year-old woman with a pocket knife after threatening to stab her.

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Little Falls Woman Hurt After Two Car Crash in Morrison County

A Little Falls woman is hurt after a two car crash in Morrison County on Thursday afternoon. The State Patrol says the incident happened just after 12:15 p.m. on Highway 10 and Bison Road. A car driven by 40-year-old Jeannette Mallak of Little Falls was traveling east on Highway 10 near Cushing.

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