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Dan DeBaun

Became a member of the WJON crew during the summer of 2013. Reporting on education, local business, Cold Spring and St. Joseph. Reach out to me with your story ideas and feedback: Dan@wjon.com or 320-257-7205. Always love hearing from listeners and the community. Outside of news I enjoy running outdoors, reading a good book, watching the Twins and Vikings break my heart, traveling and spending time with friends and family. Recent St. Cloud State graduate.
Dan DeBaun, WJON
Dan DeBaun, WJON
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With a Huge Smile and Never Ending Enthusiasm, Austin Opsahl is All Star Student [VIDEO]

With an enthusiastic sense of humor and a huge smile, there’s hardly anyone who doesn’t know 1st grader Austin Opsahl at Mississippi Heights Elementary. Austin has down syndrome and is a student in the essential living skills programs. One of his favorite parts of school is getting to see friends and play football.

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Dan DeBaun, WJON
Dan DeBaun, WJON
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Involved in Tennis, Track, Link Crew and Orchestra, Sam Gerdes is All Star Student [VIDEO]

This week for our All Star Student series we hit the Apollo High School tennis courts to meet with junior Sam Gerdes. Sam is no stranger to after school activities. She's involved in anything from athletics to helping freshman students at Apollo through Link Crew.

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Photo courtesy of Duane Bible
Photo courtesy of Duane Bible
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St. Cloud Man Wins WaveRunner on Hit Game Show “The Price is Right”

A St. Cloud man won a WaveRunner during his appearance on the Price is Right on Tuesday morning. Duane Bible was called up on stage alongside Drew Carey and took his turn at spinning the wheel. When he was introduced, Bible proudly gave St. Cloud and his family a shout-out.

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Noah Farrell, Stearns County Jail Photo
Noah Farrell, Stearns County Jail Photo
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UPDATE: Police Arrest One Suspect Involved in St. Cloud Car Vandalism

St. Cloud Police have arrested the primary suspect who allegedly damaged 10 vehicles in town. At 12:30 a.m. on Thursday, a St. Cloud Police Sergeant recognized 21-year-old Noah Farrell of St. Cloud as the suspect from the surveillance video, having recently dealt with him on an unrelated matter.

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Suspect #1 (Photo: St. Cloud Police Department)
Suspect #1 (Photo: St. Cloud Police Department)
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10 Vehicles Vandalized in St. Cloud, Police Looking For Suspects [PHOTOS]

St. Cloud Police are looking for two suspects after 10 vehicles were vandalized in town. The incidents happened in two different locations early on Sunday morning. The vandalism involved vehicles being hit with a large object, smashing the windows and causing body damage.

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