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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.
Church of St Mary (Chrissy Gaetke, WJON)
Church of St Mary (Chrissy Gaetke, WJON)
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Reward Being Offered in Melrose Church Fire Investigation

A reward up to $7,500 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the March 11th fire that heavily damaged the Church of St. Mary in Melrose.

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Spencer Platt, Getty Images
Spencer Platt, Getty Images
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Sherburne County Deputies Use Emergency Opiate Antidote to Save Man

Sherburne County Deputies were able to save a man from a Heroin overdose by using an emergency opiate antidote.
The Sheriff's Office says they responded on Thursday to a call of an unresponsive man who recently injected heroin.

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(Photo: Counry Manor, City of St. Joseph)
(Photo: Counry Manor, City of St. Joseph)
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County Board Denies St. Joseph Tax Abatement Request For Senior Campus

A tax abatement request for a St. Joseph senior living campus was denied by the Stearns County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday. Country Manor is planning the campus off County Road 121, west of the Kennedy School. It would start with 60 independent living units and 24 units for memory care.

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(Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)
(Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)
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Rockville Addresses Liability Concerns For Upcoming Rock-Fest Festival

With the event now less than three weeks away, Rockville city officials discovered recently that they needed to address liability concerns for Rock-Fest. City Administrator Martin Bode says the city was possibly exposed to up to $1.5 million in liability for Rock-Fest events.

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District 742
District 742
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District 742 Hosting Meeting For Those Looking to Run For School Board

If you're interested in serving on the St. Cloud Area School Board, there's a meeting coming up that you'll want to attend. District 742 has scheduled a candidate information session from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, May 23rd.

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Sean Gallop, Getty Images
Sean Gallop, Getty Images
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Obama Administration Issues Transgender Bathroom Guidelines: Local Impact?

The Obama Administration is telling public schools they must allow transgender students to use bathrooms consistent with their gender identity. The letter doesn't set any legal requirements, but the guidance is meant to clarify school districts' obligations to "provide students with nondiscriminatory environments."

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Photo by Dan DeBaun, WJON
Photo by Dan DeBaun, WJON
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Sheriff: Car Hit Four Vehicles Stopped at Intersection, 2 Taken to Hospital

Two people were taken to the hospital after a multi-vehicle crash west of Waite Park on Thursday afternoon. The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says 23-year-old Samuel Warner of St. Cloud was driving westbound when he crashed into a car.

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