Waite Park

Body Found In Waite Park Quarry IdentifiedOfficials have identified the body found floating over the weekend in a Waite Park quarry. The Stearns Count Sheriff’s Office said visitors in Quarry Park found the body of 30-year-old Philip Royal Miller, of St. Cloud, on Sunday morning.
Sheriff: Body Found In Quarry At Stearns County Park ReserveAuthorities are investigating after a body was found floating in a quarry Sunday morning at the Quarry Park Nature Reserve in Waite Park, according to the Stearns County Sheriff's Office. Authorities responded to the area at about 11:20 a.m. Sunday after receiving a report of a body floating in the quarry.
Police: 9-Year-Old Hit By Car In Waite ParkA 9-year-old boy was hospitalized Thursday evening after he was hit by a car in Waite Park, according to a police report.
Finding Minnesota: Quarry Park & Nature PreserveIn the summer months, we all look for a place to cool down from the summer heat. Pools, lakes and rivers are the typical spots for swimmers, but there’s one watering hole in Waite Park that takes swimming to new heights.
Fire At Waite Park Business Under InvestigationOfficials in Waite Park are investigating the cause of an early Sunday morning fire at a granite-crushing company.
2 Waite Park Residents Arrested On Drug Possession ChargesTwo people have been arrested by members of the Central Minnesota Violent Offender Task Force following an investigation into drug sales out of a Waite Park residence. According to a press release, officers found methamphetamine, marijuana, mushrooms and about $1,200 in cash while executing a search warrant at the home Monday.
Finding Minnesota: From Special Ops To A Kids' Bounce HouseThis time of year, kids often get stuck inside with all that energy to burn. That's why parents appreciate indoor playgrounds with trampolines, jungle gyms or bounce houses.
Shots Fired At Stearns County Motel Leave 1 Hospitalized; 2 ArrestedShots fired at a motel in Stearns County left one person hospitalized with multiple gunshot wounds on Friday.
1 Injured In 2-Car Crash Near Rogers, Minn.One man was injured in a two-car crash near Rogers, Minn. Sunday afternoon. Forty-year-old Bryan McCarthy, of Waite Park, sustained non-life threatening injuries after his car skidded into another on Interstate 94.
Police: St. Cloud Man Suspected In 2 Robberies ArrestedAuthorities said a man suspected of at least two robberies in the St. Cloud area was arrested Wednesday afternoon. Waite Park Police and local FBI agents executed a search warrant at about 2:30 p.m. at a residence on the 1400 block of Westwind Road in St. Cloud.
Waite Park Police Search For Armed RobberA man robbed a Waite Park gas station Saturday evening with a partially-concealed handgun, according to police. The robbery happened at the Super America at 29 3rd Street NE at about 9 p.m. The suspect, described as a white man in his 40s, showed the clerk a gun which was partially-covered by an orange glove.
Cold Spring Man Says His $1 M Raffle Win Was A ‘Long Time Coming’ A Cold Spring, Minn., man and restaurant owner came forward Friday to claim a $1 million Minnesota raffle prize, state lottery officials say. Carlos Vega Vega stopped by the Roseville lottery headquarters with his wife and son to claim the big Minnesota Millionaire Raffle prize. He had bought the winning ticket at the JM Speedstop on 2nd South Street South in Waite Park, Minn.