Albert Lea 7, Faribault 2
Andover 2, Blake 0
Bagley/Fosston 6, Lake of the Woods 5, OT
Bemidji 4, Crookston Pirates 0
Brainerd/Pillager 6, St. Cloud 0
Breck 3, Providence Academy 2
Buffalo 4, Osseo 3
Burnsville 7, Apple Valley 2
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Integrated mental health services help Minnesota kids
SARTELL, Minn. (AP) — You won’t find “Negatron” and “Optimistic Prime” in the Transformer universe, but for one kid, the imaginary characters are helping improve his mental health.
The incredibly relatable and punny metaphor was created by one of Kimberly Christensen’s young patients. ...
St. Cloud wastewater plant fueled by beer, byproducts
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Whenever you dump something down the drain, it goes to the city of St. Cloud’s NEW (Nutrients, Energy and Water) Recovery Facility, where nutrients are recovered, waste is treated, and clean water is sent back into the environment.
But large-scale beverage producers ...
Ex-Rocori superintendent pleads guilty to 4 exposure counts
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The former superintendent of the Rocori School District has pleaded guilty to four counts of indecent exposure under a plea deal.
Scott Staska agreed to complete 80 hours of community work service within 60 days and undergo a psychosexual evaluation.
Inmate assaults officer at St. Cloud correctional facility
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say an inmate assaulted a corrections officer at the Minnesota Correctional Facility-St. Cloud.
The Minnesota Department of Corrections say the officer was assaulted in the dining hall Thursday morning. Three other officers were injured while responding ...
Albert Lea 5, Winona/Cotter 0
Alexandria 5, St. Cloud 4
Andover 6, Anoka 1
Blaine 5, Centennial 4
Champlin Park 4, Osseo 2
Chisago Lakes 4, Pine City Area 3, OT
Coon Rapids 5, Spring Lake Park 0
Cretin-Derham Hall 7, Forest Lake 4
Duluth East 2, ...
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Alexandria 73, St. Cloud Tech 32
Annandale 45, St. Cloud Cathedral 33
Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 32, Montevideo 26
Austin 86, Winona 36
Big Lake 56, Osseo 49
Braham 52, Onamia 37
Brandon-Evansville 56, Rothsay 28
Caledonia 71, ...
Costco moves to intervene in lawsuit against St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Costco Wholesale wants to intervene in a lawsuit against the City of St. Cloud.
The group, Citizens for Government Accountability, is suing the city claiming its sale of Heritage Park land to Costco is a violation of state law because it was sold for less than fair ...
WAITE PARK, Minn. (AP) — A woman has filed a lawsuit against a Catholic school in Waite Park alleging she was sexually abused as a young girl by a family that runs the school as well as a priest assigned to it.
A complaint filed by the unidentified woman in Stearns County District Court ...
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Habso Mohamud was born in a refugee camp in Kenya.
While living in the camp, Mohamud traveled with her grandmother to traditional villages and places where nomads lived. Her grandmother wanted her and her siblings to see “the other side of the world.”
Minnesota man awarded $17M in decades-old molestation case
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota man who was molested decades ago by the man who went on to abduct, sexually assault and kill Jacob Wetterling was awarded more than $17 million in damages, in a ruling made public Thursday.
Jared Scheierl was 12 when he was molested by Danny Heinrich in ...
Man charged in deer carcasses dumped on Somalis’ cars
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors charged a central Minnesota man with a gross misdemeanor Wednesday but not a hate crime for allegedly having his teenage son dump bloody deer carcasses on the hoods of two cars owned by Somali-American men.
The Stearns County Attorney’s office charged ...
Alexandria 2, Little Falls 1
Becker/Big Lake 7, Moose Lake Area 4
Bemidji 5, Warroad 1
Benilde-St. Margaret’s 5, Hopkins 4
Centennial 7, Osseo 1
Chanhassen 7, Waconia 3
Chaska 6, Blake 5
Chisago Lakes 6, Somerset, Wis. 1
Detroit Lakes/Perham 6, ...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota corrections officials say a convicted killer released from prison is a fugitive.
The Department of Corrections says 40-year-old Joshua Hendrickson was released from the St. Cloud prison last year after serving about 18 years for fatally stabbing Christopher ...
Minnesota pet owners can use trust to care for pets
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Pet owners can spend a lot of time caring for their pets.
But owners don’t always plan for who will care for their pet when they themselves die or become incapacitated. Far too often, Fido is an afterthought when a loved one goes to the hospital or an assisted ...
- Star TribunePregnant woman fatally hit after semi failed to stop at intersection in Stearns CountyDecember 18, 2018
- Star TribuneSt. Cloud city leaders unveil $24 million plan for sports facilitiesDecember 15, 2018
- Wisconsin State JournalMekenzie Steffen third-period goal sparks Badgers women's hockey team past St. Cloud StateDecember 9, 2018
- Wisconsin State JournalTop-ranked Badgers women's hockey team routs St. Cloud State 8-2December 8, 2018
- Star TribuneMinnesota woman alleges ritual sexual abuse” at private school in Stearns CountyDecember 4, 2018
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Police in St. Cloud are looking for the suspect who shot and wounded a 34-year-old man during a fight outside a house party.
Officers were sent to the shooting around 4 a.m. Sunday. Police say the victim was shot in the stomach and left before officers arrived. He ...
Woman donates kidney to ex-husband, 20 years after divorce
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — It didn’t start with a kidney.
Sure, the kidney Mary Ziegler donated to her friend and companion of nearly 50 years — 22 of them as her husband, 20 as her ex-husband — may be the most concrete connection between them.
No, it started with a decision — 20 years ...
Man, teen son accused in deer-dumping case may face charges
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors will consider if charges are appropriate for a white man and his 14-year-old son who were caught on camera dumping bloody deer carcasses on the hoods of cars owned by Somali-American men in Minnesota.
St. Cloud Assistant Police Chief Jeff Oxton said the ...
St. Cloud police wrapping up probe of dumped deer carcasses
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Police in St. Cloud are wrapping up their investigation into bloody deer carcasses that were dumped last week on the hoods of two cars owned by Somali-American men.
Assistant Police Chief Jeff Oxton said the investigative files will be sent to prosecutors Tuesday ...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Somali and Muslim leaders expressed deep concern Saturday after a white man and his teenage son dumped bloody deer carcasses on the hoods of two cars owned by Somali-American men in the central Minnesota city of St. Cloud, and they don’t believe the explanation the suspects ...
Arrest made in hit-and-run pedestrian death in St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Police say they’ve made an arrest in a hit-and-run pedestrian death in St. Cloud.
Authorities say an 84-year-old St. Cloud man was walking along 5th Avenue about 3 p.m. Wednesday when he was struck. The motorist fled the scene.
The victim, identified as ...
2 dead after stealing Lyft vehicle in St. Cloud, crashing
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say two men were killed after stealing a Lyft driver’s car in St. Cloud and then crashing during a police chase.
The 46-year-old Lyft driver told authorities had he picked up the two men early Tuesday when one of them took over his vehicle, leaving the ...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Overshadowed by an open governor’s race and drowned out by the flood of ads in bare-knuckle congressional contests, control of Minnesota’s Legislature is also up for grabs in Tuesday’s election. But it’s not something that all voters will notice.
The battle for the ...
Minnesota mother helps other parents after losing child
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — For parents who have experienced infant or pregnancy loss, there never seems to be enough time. Each moment passes too quickly as parents wade through confusion, trauma, grief and disbelief.
Stephanie Cone of Sartell hopes she’s helped make that transition just a ...
- Globe NewswireCase Study in Thermal Hydrolysis at the City of St. Cloud, MN, Profiles Lystek as a Key Component in its Nutrient Recovery/Reuse ProjectJanuary 17, 2019
- Globe NewswireLystek Thermal Hydrolysis Process Commissioned in the City of St. Cloud, MN, as a Key Component in its Nutrient Recovery/Reuse ProjectOctober 5, 2018
Parent-led group hopes to help hungry kids in Minnesota
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — In little more than a year, four St. Cloud-area parents have managed to distribute more than 23,000 meal packs to hungry kids.
That’s roughly equivalent to the student populations of St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud Community & Technical College, the ...
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Owatonna 63, Rochester Mayo 28
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Mankato West 34, Chanhassen 14
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ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A man who was kidnapped and sexually assaulted as a child by the same man who abducted and killed Jacob Wetterling will get a chance to tell his story in court.
Jared Scheierl was 12 when Danny Heinrich assaulted him in Minnesota, nine months before 11-year-old ...
AC/GE 42, GHEC/Truman 12
Albert Lea 47, Belle Plaine 6
Alexandria 47, Moorhead 22
Annandale 32, Holy Family Catholic 12
Apple Valley 14, Henry Sibley 7
Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 21, Sauk Centre 14
BOLD 35, Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta ...
Minnesota prep player apologizes for 12th-player tackle
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota high school football captain has apologized after running from the sidelines to tackle an opponent racing for the goal line.
St. Cloud Cathedral senior Brad Reuter (ROO’-tur) apologized on Twitter for running ...
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Don’t underestimate Eliana Szabo.
While lying in a bed last winter at Mayo Clinic in Rochester — unable to speak or walk — the gifted pianist communicated with her parents by pointing to letters on a piece of paper.
At first, her sight was strained. Her ...
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors say they will not file charges over a confrontation last summer between Detroit Lakes Police Chief Steve Todd and a 12-year-old boy.
KFGO radio reports that the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension investigated a claim that Todd grabbed the boy ...
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota man convicted of killing his grandparents has been sentenced to life in prison with parole only a possibility in 60 years.
Thirty-four-year-old Gregory Scheel was sentenced in Stearns County Circuit Court Thursday after earlier pleading guilty to two ...
St. Cloud man charged with strangling acquaintance
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Court documents say a St. Cloud man accused of killing a woman he met at a wedding told investigators God told him he needed to kill someone and that he would be able to resurrect that person.
Thirty-eight-year-old Daniel Kenning is charged with second-degree ...
DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Defending NCAA national champion Minnesota Duluth is ranked No. 1 in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine preseason poll.
The Bulldogs received 505 points and 30 first-place votes in the poll released Monday.
Ohio State University was second in the preseason poll, ...
Man tells St. Cloud police he killed woman, body found
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A St. Cloud man is in jail after police say he told them he killed a woman at his home.
Police say the 38-year-old man arrived at the St. Cloud Police Department on Saturday morning and told authorities he had killed a female acquaintance at his home. Officers went ...
AC/GE 38, Madelia 28
Ada-Borup/Norman County West 29, Cass Lake-Bena 12
Albany 44, St. Cloud Cathedral 7
Andover 30, Cambridge-Isanti 29
Annandale 42, Watertown-Mayer 18
Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City 41, Montevideo 20
BOLD 78, Benson ...
Minnesota Rep. Jim Knoblach quits campaign amid allegations
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota state Rep. Jim Knoblach abruptly ended his re-election campaign Friday amid allegations of inappropriate touching from his adult daughter.
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Adrian def. Ellsworth, 25-13, 25-11, 25-12
Alden-Conger def. Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial, 25-14, 25-13, 25-12
Alexandria def. St. Cloud Apollo, 25-19, 25-13, 25-23
Andover def. Blaine, 25-23, 25-13, ...
Sheriff faults investigation into ’89 Minnesota abduction
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Investigators missed opportunities early on to catch the man who kidnapped and killed 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling in 1989, a Minnesota sheriff said Thursday before releasing thousands of investigative documents in the case that focused national attention on missing ...
Fire prompts evacuation at St. Cloud manufacturing company
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Fire prompted a brief evacuation at a St. Cloud manufacturing company.
WestRock production manager Allen Mackedanz tells the St. ...
Wetterling family offers apology before files release
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The parents of Jacob Wetterling apologized to anyone affected when investigative files on the 1989 abduction and killing of their son are released.
The Wetterling family issued a statement Wednesday saying, “Our hearts are hurt for anyone who is pained or hurt from ...
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota man is charged with assaulting a police officer for firing arrows at three officers, striking one of them and prompting the other two to shoot the suspect.
Stearns County prosecutors on Monday charged 31-year-old Ramey James Olson of Alexandria with ...
Wetterling investigative files to be made public Thursday
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Stearns County authorities plan to release their investigative files on the kidnapping and killing of Jacob Wetterling to the public next week.
Sheriff Don Gudmundson plans a news conference for Thursday to present “key elements in the case” and take questions ...
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The first twins to be born at St. Cloud Hospital are celebrating their 90th birthday.
The births of Virgil and his sister Virginia “Ginny” Egerman on Aug. 20, 1928, marked the hospital’s first delivery of twins, the
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A dysfunctional wind turbine at the Veterans Affairs hospital in St. Cloud will be taken down next year.
The turbine at St. Cloud VA Health Care System hasn’t produced any electricity for six years, the
BACKUS, Minn. (AP) — A Wisconsin woman died after being pulled unconscious from a central Minnesota lake where she was swimming.
The Cass County Sheriff’s Office says the 37-year-old woman from Sheboygan, Wisconsin, was found not breathing in Ponto Lake on Saturday afternoon. She was taken ...
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Jenny Borgstrom hardly remembers bringing her baby home from the hospital in March. She was sleep-deprived and everything was nerve-wracking, Borgstrom said.
Her baby, Winston Rochat, was born more than three months early and weighed a mere 1 pound, 1 ...
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A citizen group is suing St. Cloud for selling city park land to Costco for what it contends is less than fair market value.
Costco Wholesale in late July purchased about 19 acres of Heritage Park for $3.5 million.