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Antiques Destroyed In Barn Fire Near St. Martin

A barn filled with antiques has been destroyed in a fire.The Stearns County Sheriff's Department says the fire call came in at about 9:15 p.m. last (Monday) on County Road 12 in St. Martin Township.

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Ashli Gerdes, WJON News
Ashli Gerdes, WJON News
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Frozen In Time: St. John’s Maple Syrup [VIDEO]

St. John's University has been making maple syrup and spreading the sweet taste of springtime since the 1940s.

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Category: St. Cloud News, Videos
A police stand-off ends with the suspect surrendering to police, April 1, 2014.
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UPDATE: Standoff In North St. Cloud Ends Peacefully, Arrest Made [VIDEO]

St. Cloud police say a standoff has ended peacefully this (Tuesday) evening. Officers were making a felony traffic stop on a vehicle that was occupied by an individual that had an active felony warrant for a narcotics probation violation.

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Friends Bar & Restaurant
Photo by Lee Voss
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Waite Park Bar Gets New Owner

A Waite Park bar has a new owner, but same name, atmosphere and staff.

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Ashli Gerdes, WJON News
Ashli Gerdes, WJON News
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St. Cloud Mayor Kleis Honors Volunteers With Proclamation [AUDIO]

St. Cloud Mayor Dave Kleis proclaimed next week Celebrate Service Week in honor of those who volunteer throughout the community.

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St. Cloud Offers Survey On Half-Cent Sales Tax

St. Cloud city leaders want your input on the local option sales tax - also known as the half-cent sales tax. They've set-up an online survey to gauge public interest of future projects, using the extra tax collections.

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Cordney Holmes -- Stearns County Jail Photo
Cordney Holmes -- Stearns County Jail Photo
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Charges Filed Against Accused Press Bar Shooter

A Macon, Mississippi man is set to be arraigned this morning for allegedly shooting a Press Bar employee early Saturday morning.

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River's Edge Convention Center
River's Edge Convention Center
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River’s Edge, St. Cloud Prison Included In House Bonding Bill

Several St. Cloud area projects have been included in the State House's $850 million bonding bill. Local leaders are hoping this is the year the State Legislature will grant them money to finish the renovation of the River's Edge Convention Center.

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St. Cloud Area Unemployment Rate Remains Steady

The St. Cloud metro area unemployment rate is relatively unchanged from January to February. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development says we're at 6 percent in February, down slightly from the 6.1 percent in January.

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Nuclear Regulatory Commission Urges Fixes At Monticello

A top Nuclear Regulatory Commission official says Xcel Energy needs to work to improve the "degraded" performance of its Monticello nuclear power plant. Regional administrator Cynthia Pederson says Xcel needs to understand the "depth and breadth" of performance issues and correct t hem.

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