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St. Cloud City Councilwoman Nancy Gohman Resigns

For the second time in seven months St. Cloud city councilwoman Nancy Gohman has resigned from her position. Gohman sent a resignation letter to the city today (Tuesday) saying that she was stepping down as the representative of Ward 2 effective immediately for personal reasons.

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Sauk Rapids City Council Approves Ordinance on Problem Properties

The Sauk Rapids city council wants to start cleaning-up problem properties around town. The council held a public hearing on the issue during tonight's (Tuesday) meeting. Several people spoke both for-and-against a new ordinance that will regulate buildings and vehicles on private property.

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Sartell To Let Garbage Collection System Stay The Same

The decision to stick with their current garbage collection system, or move to a single-hauler system in Sartell is once again brought to the table.

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Golf Enthusiast Bob Nicol smiles next to his golf clubs at the St. Cloud Country Club. (Photo: Joshua Akkerman, WJON)
Golf Enthusiast Bob Nicol smiles next to his golf clubs at the St. Cloud Country Club. (Photo: Joshua Akkerman, WJON)
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88 Year Old Pole Vaulter, 100 Year Old Golfer Competing in Minnesota Senior Games

Senior athletes from all over Minnesota are coming to St. Cloud this weekend. Minnesota Senior Games Coordinator Kelly Sayre says over 400 athletes will be competing in 28 different events over four days from Thursday through Sunday.

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National Weather Service
National Weather Service
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NWS: 80′s Possible for First Time Since September

There's 80's in the forecast tomorrow (Wednesday). If you can't remember the last time we've enjoyed those warm summer-like temperatures, there's a good reason.

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photologue_np, flickr
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St. Cloud Metro Unemployment Rate Drops 1% in April

The unemployment rate in the St. Cloud metro area dropped last month. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development says we're at 3.8 percent in April, down from the 4.8 percent we had in March.

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Haley Harmon and Brianna Corey 
 (Photo: Joshua Akkerman, WJON)
Haley Harmon and Brianna Corey (Photo: Joshua Akkerman, WJON)
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The Bulldogs Pitching Duo are the All-Star Students of the Week [VIDEO]

Becker Bulldogs Softball has had a season to remember and they were led by the pitching duo of Senior Haley Harmon and Sophomore Brianna Corey. The two are WJON's All-Star Students of the Week. The girls discussed their season together as they look to make a push towards the state tournament, as well as what the future holds for their softball careers.

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Christenson emphasizes that life without geometry would be pointless. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
Christenson emphasizes that life without geometry would be pointless. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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Sauk Rapids-Rice 5th Grade Teacher Retiring After Working in District Since 1971 [VIDEO]

A Sauk Rapids-Rice teacher is retiring this spring after working in the district since 1971. Colleen Christenson is a 5th grade teacher at Mississippi River Elementary School. Christenson says she knew she wanted to be a teacher at an early age and that things have changed drastically in the classroom since she started.

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Swimming Quarry
Quarry 11 at Stearns County's Quarry Park & Nature Preserve, Photo by Alex Svejkovsky, WJON
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New Swimming Quarry to Open in Stearns County

Stearns County is close to opening another swimming quarry. Quarry 11 at the Stearns County Quarry Park & Nature Preserve will provide more gradual slopes, swimming platform, bathrooms and picnic shelter for families.

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Summer Weather Closings
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Weather Related Announcements For Monday, May 25th, 2015

We have some weather related announcements for today (Monday), May 25th, 2015:

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