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Police: St. Cloud Man Accused Of Causing $100K Damage In Apt. Arson

St. Cloud police say they arrested a 26-year-old man after he allegedly set fire to a 30-unit apartment building early Tuesday morning.

03/31/2015

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Police: Phone Scam Targeting St. Cloud State Students

The St. Cloud Police Department said Thursday its front desk has taken several phone calls from citizens saying they are getting calls from the department’s non-emergency number. Authorities say the calls appear to be targeting foreign students and are coming from one individual claiming to be with the IRS.

03/26/2015

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Warrant Still Out In Stearns Co. For Ex-Three 6 Mafia Rapper

A warrant remains out in Stearns County for the arrest of a rapper formerly affiliated with an Academy Award-winning rap group, nearly a year after the alleged incident.

03/20/2015

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Police: 2 Arrested In Connection To Homicide

Police in central Minnesota say two suspects are in custody in connection to the fatal shooting earlier this month of a 39-year-old St. Cloud man.

03/19/2015

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Teller Abetted Bank Robbery For Heroin, Police Say

Police say a bank robbery in St. Cloud was an inside job. Authorities have arrested two men, including an employee of the Wells Fargo bank.

03/13/2015

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Working For The Weekend: Top Entertainment Bets

It’s Thursday and that means many of you are already working for the weekend! We have ideas on how to fill up your calendar.

03/12/2015

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Police Seek 3 Suspected Of Stealing $15K In Textbooks

Police in St. Cloud are searching for three males suspected of stealing textbooks from a bookstore on eight separate occasions. According to the press release, at 10 a.m. on Feb. 14 St. Cloud Police responded to a call of a theft by shoplifting at Husky Bookstore, located within Centennial Hall in the 2000 block of 8th Street South.

03/11/2015

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Handcuffed Teen Escapes Custody Before St. Cloud Court Appearance

A 14-year-old juvenile offender is on the loose and handcuffed after escaping before a hearing at the Stearns County Courthouse Wednesday morning. St. Cloud police say the teen fled northbound on foot from the intersection of 7th Avenue North and 2nd Street North just before 10 a.m.

03/11/2015

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St. Cloud Police Look For Bank Robbery Suspect

St. Cloud police are asking for the public’s help to catch a bank robber. Police say a man robbed the Well Fargo Bank on the 200 block of 33rd Avenue South Tuesday afternoon.

03/10/2015

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Two Officers Hurt In Fight At St. Cloud Children’s Home

Two police officers were injured in St. Cloud Thursday evening after responding to a report of a fight involving about nine adolescents at the St. Cloud Children’s Home, according to a report from the police department.

03/06/2015

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St. Cloud Man Found Murdered In Mille Lacs County

Police are looking for help solving the murder of a St. Cloud man.

Jason Carl Stoltz, 39, died from a gunshot wound to the chest. His body was found around 7 p.m. on March 2 in a car parked in the Bug Hill area of Onamia, Minnesota.

03/05/2015

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Maple Grove Mother Of 3 Dies In 7-Vehicle Pileup

A mother of three school-age children died in a car crash Tuesday in the St. Cloud Area.

03/03/2015

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Cops: Man Arrested After St. Cloud Stabbing

Police in St. Cloud arrested a 36-year-old man early Saturday morning after he allegedly stabbed an acquaintance.

03/01/2015

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St. Cloud Police: Missing 12-Year-Old Found Safe

St. Cloud police say a 12-year-old girl missing since Monday night has been found. The girl, named Alissa, was found safe at the St. Cloud Library.

02/24/2015

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About 1,000 Express Interest In Medical Marijuana Program

Nearly 1,000 Minnesota residents told the state they’ll likely register for the state’s new medical marijuana program, according to survey results released Monday.

02/23/2015

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Police: 1 Arrested, 1 At Large After St. Cloud Assault

One man was arrested and another is at large after they allegedly assaulted a man and struck him with a vehicle Monday night in St. Cloud, according to police.

02/11/2015

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Police Looking For Vehicle Spotted Near Body Of Murdered NDSU Student

The Fargo, North Dakota and Moorhead police departments are releasing more information Monday on a Minnesota college student who was murdered last fall after just a month away from home.

02/09/2015

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St. Cloud Gamer ‘Pranked’ With SWAT Team Raid

A Minnesota man says his family is lucky to be okay after a dangerous prank sent armed police to his house. It’s called swatting. Callers fake an emergency to get police to respond to an innocent person’s home.

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Murdered North Dakota State Student Was A Charming, Happy Kid, Family Says

A Minnesota college student was murdered last fall after just a month away from home. Now, Tom Bearson’s parents are speaking out for the first time about their son’s mysterious death.

02/02/2015

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Jury Finds Brian Fitch Guilty Of Murder In Officer Patrick’s Death

The man accused of shooting and killing Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick during a traffic stop last summer has been found guilty of murder.

02/02/2015

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Experts Expect Quick Verdict in Fitch Murder Trial

After six days of testimony and more than 50 witnesses on stand, the fate of Brian Fitch. Sr. will soon be in the hands of jurors. They will likely begin deliberating on Monday, and Minneapolis attorney Joe Tamburino doesn’t think it will take them long to reach a verdict.

01/30/2015

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Jury To Get Case Monday In Brian Fitch Sr. Murder Trial

There was a rapid end to the Brian Fitch Sr. murder trial in St. Cloud on Thursday. The state wrapped up its case, and then the defense quickly rested without calling anyone to the stand.

01/29/2015

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Both Sides Rest In Trial For Accused Cop Killer

Both sides have rested their case in the trial of a man accused of shooting and killing Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick last July during a traffic stop. The defense for Brian Fitch Sr. rested on Thursday without calling any witnesses, including their defendant.

01/29/2015

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Prosecution Wrapping Up Case Against Accused Cop Killer

Prosecutors are closing in on the end of their case against the man accused of killing Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick last July during a traffic stop.

01/28/2015

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Accused Cop Killer Made 25 Calls Day Of Officer’s Murder

Forensic scientists took the stand Tuesday at the Brian Fitch Sr. murder trial in Stearns County Court, explaining how they found and protected evidence linked to the crime. This is day four of the trial for Fitch, who is accused of killing Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick on July 30, 2014.

01/27/2015

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