Here's a WJON FlashBriefing for October 10, 2017.

 

 

COUNTERFEIT BILLS -- Police in Cold Spring, warning businesses about counterfeit 20-dollar bills in the area over the past month. Funny money found at two gas stations and a grocery store.

MORE: http://wjon.com/cold-spring-police-warn-businesses-to-lookout-for-counterfeit-bills/

 

TODDLER FOUND -- In Richmond, the family dog helped searchers find a 2-year-old boy who wandered from his home into a cornfield. The dog barked for help and stayed at the boy’s side until help arrived.

MORE: http://wjon.com/family-dog-helps-searchers-find-toddler-in-cornfield-near-richmond/

 

BIG LAKE TOWNSHIP CRASH -- A multiple-vehicle crash in Big Lake Township Tuesday morning. A westbound SUV hit a pick-up crossing Highway 10. Then hit two other vehicles waiting at a stop sign at the intersection. SUV driver Nicole Schmidt of Becker -- taken to a hospital.

MORE: http://wjon.com/becker-woman-hurt-in-highway-10-crash/

 

SEMI- CRASH -- An SUV -- stopping for a red light on southbound Highway 169 in Elk River Tuesday afternoon -- hit from behind by a semi. The SUV driver -- Christopher Palm of Hastings -- taken to the hospital.

MORE: http://wjon.com/hastings-man-hurt-after-crash-involving-semi-in-elk-river/

 

PURSE SNATCHING -- St. Cloud Police, releasing a surveillance photo of a young thug who robbed an elderly lady of her purse inside Macy’s at Crossroads Center Sunday. Knocking the woman to the ground, kicking and screaming.

MORE: http://wjon.com/st-cloud-police-looking-for-robbery-suspect/

 

COLLEGE ENROLLMENT -- Fall enrollment at St. Cloud State, down over 3%. Down nearly 5% at the St. Cloud Technical and Community College.

MORE: http://wjon.com/overall-fall-student-enrollment-trends-down-at-scsu-and-sctcc/

 

STEARNS EXPANSION -- Stearns County will remodel the county’s Administration Center and expand the Westside Service Center in Waite Park. Part of a 12-million dollar expansion and reshuffling of county departments.

MORE: http://wjon.com/stearns-county-to-expand-service-center-remodel-administration-center/

 

GROCERY STORE CLINICS -- And Coborn’s – teaming up with CentraCare Health – to add in-store medical clinics stores in Foley, Waite Park and Sartell.

MORE: http://wjon.com/coborns-partners-with-centracare-to-open-grocery-store-clinics/

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