WJON Radio News: FlashBriefing for October 11, 2017
Here’s a WJON FlashBriefing for October 11, 2017.
MACHETE ARREST — 34-year-old Robert Maloney of St. Cloud — arrested — after police say he came at them with a machete. Police were also investigating Maloney for allegedly threatening a couple with a gun and knife last week.
POLLUTED LAKES — A new study says just because a lake’s water is clear doesn’t mean the lake isn’t polluted. The study shows the need to check nitrogen and phosphorous levels — not just water clarity.
CHINESE TEACHERS — Teachers from China are in the Sauk Rapids-Rice school district this week, teaching kids about Chinese culture. A partnership through St. Cloud State‘s Confucius Institute.
LAETTNER CLINIC — NBA star Christian Laettner’s coming to Sauk Rapids to hold a basketball clinic at Mississippi Heights Elementary on October 22nd.
SUPER BOWL – ICE PALACE — There’ll be no St. Paul Winter Carnival ice palace for Super Bowl. Officials say they can’t guarantee enough financial support for the 5-million dollar project.