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St. Cloud Public Library Remains Closed, Programs Canceled Through September 12th

The St. Cloud Public Library remains closed, nearly a week after a man is accused of starting a fire there. Spokeswoman Julie Henne says the building will stay closed until further notice. She says they continue to work with city officials, insurance representatives, and restoration companies as the clean up continues.

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Jake Owen Gets His Daughter Her Very Own VW Bus

Jake Owen makes a statement wherever he goes in his sea foam green VW bus, but the leading lady in his life wasn’t going to let him have all the fun. Owen’s daughter Pearl now has her very own pint-sized VW van!

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St. Cloud’s Alise Post Takes Silver Medal At Rio Olympics

St. Cloud's own Alise Post has won a silver medal in the women's BMX Olympic Finals. Post was one of eight finalists competing for medals.

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Photo courtesy of the St. Cloud Public Library, via Facebook
Photo courtesy of the St. Cloud Public Library, via Facebook
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St. Cloud Public Library Closed Until Further Notice

The St. Cloud Public Library will now remain closed until further notice. That's after an arsonist started a fire on the second floor on Wednesday afternoon.

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SCSU Students to Host Annual Veterans Community Picnic

Veterans, students and the St. Cloud community are invited to a picnic at Lake George tomorrow (Saturday).

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(Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)
(Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)
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98.1 Bubble Gum Blowing Contest [VIDEO]

Today I decided to dish up a little payback of my own. Barry and Ava are going head to head in a bubble gum blowing contest.

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Pete and Ashli’s McDonald’s Meats Jerky Challenge [VIDEO]

True beef jerky is extremely tough and not easy to eat fast. See who wins this challenge, and the interesting faces Pete and Ashli make trying to fast force jerky down!

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St. Cloud Police (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
St. Cloud Police (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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St. Cloud Police Prepare Extra Patrols For Start of SCSU Fall Semester

Thousands of college students are venturing to St. Cloud this week, with classes starting back up at St. Cloud State University on Monday. St. Cloud Police say they're preparing extra enforcement patrols to make sure students are safe and responsible.

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The Weekender: Clearwater Rodeo, Mudman Race, Weekend of Songs and More!

It's another busy weekend here in Central Minnesota with the 37th Annual Clearwater Rodeo, the Mudman 5K at Powder Ridge, the Weekend of Songs Music Festival in St. Joseph, a Michael Jackson Tribute at Mystic Lake and Jason Ploof performing at Pioneer Place. Read more in The Weekender!

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St. Cloud State University, Facebook
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Students to Return to St. Cloud Area for Fall Classes

The leaves will be changing, the cold air will be moving in and students will be coming back.

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The St. Cloud Chick-Fil-A building (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
The St. Cloud Chick-Fil-A building (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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St. Cloud Chick-fil-A Sets Grand Opening Date

The wait is almost over for Chick-fil-A in St. Cloud. The store recently announced on their Facebook Page that their grand opening will be in late September.

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Dan DeBaun, WJON
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You Can Adopt a Classroom in District 742

Local teachers sometimes spend hundreds of their own dollars for school supplies in the classroom. In an effort to help, the District 742 Local Education and Activities Foundation (LEAF) is kicking off its "Adopt a Classroom Project" for this year.

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