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Dan DeBaun, WJON
Dan DeBaun, WJON
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Foley Teenager Looks to Qualify For Olympic Trials This Weekend

A Foley High school student is hoping to take a step towards competing in the Olympics this weekend. 17-year-old swimmer Kasey Milstroh is competing in the Speedo Sections in Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin.

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Photo: marchex.com
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Minnesotans Ranked ‘Most Patient’ While on Hold

Here's another example of Minnesota nice. Accoring to a new study: Minnesotans are the most patient while on the phone. Analysts from the Marchex Institute studied more than 4 million phone calls placed from consumers to business from 2013-2015.

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Local Schools Have No Plans to Ditch Valentine’s Day Card Giving

Last week we told you about students at a St. Paul elementary school who won't be exchanging valentines or candy this year. Locally, St. Cloud area schools still allow students to exchange cards on Valentine's Day. However, District spokeswoman Tami DeLand says the card giving is not focused on the holiday in an effort to include students of all cultures.

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First Case of Zika Virus Confirmed in Minnesota

The first case of Zika virus has been confirmed in Minnesota for this year. The Minnesota Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed a case of the virus in an Anoka County woman in her 60s.

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Steven Sohlstrom, FlightFlash.com
Steven Sohlstrom, FlightFlash.com
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St. Cloud Police Looking for Suspects After Southside Robbery

St. Cloud Police are looking for three suspects after a robbery in the south side of town on Sunday night. The incident happened near the intersection of 4th Avenue South and 13th Street South, just after 8:00 p.m.

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Khadijah Sheikh (Photo: Anoka County Sheriff's Office)
Khadijah Sheikh (Photo: Anoka County Sheriff's Office)
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UPDATE: 15 Month Old Ramsey Girl Found

An amber alert was issued for a 15-month-old Ramsey girl this afternoon and cancelled as of 6:54 p.m. as the child was found.

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I can't believe I actually spent money on this. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
I can't believe I actually spent money on this. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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Where’s The Best Pumpkin Spice in St. Cloud? [VIDEO]

Fall signals football season, bonfires, comfy sweaters, Halloween and changing colors. But for many others, it's also a time to stuff your face with a plethora of pumpkin spice flavored foods and beverages.

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Jospeh Brunn, Facebook
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UPDATE: Relatives Say Body Found in Mississippi River is Missing Monticello Man

According to his relatives, the body found in the Mississippi River Thursday morning is that of a missing Monticello man.

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The remains of the Roosevelt School after the fire last year. (Dan DeBaun, WJON News)
The remains of the Roosevelt School after the fire last year. (Dan DeBaun, WJON News)
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UPDATE: Roosevelt School Destroyed After Fire Caused by Apparent Lightning Strike [VIDEO, AUDIO]

The historic Roosevelt Early Childhood Center building has been destroyed after a fire that was caused by an apparent lightning strike on Saturday night.

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General Photographic Agency/Getty Images
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Minnesota Ranked 5th Healthiest State in US- We’re Getting Better

It must be all the lutefisk, lefse and bouja. The United Health Foundation released it's ranking of Healthiest States in the US, yesterday and the Gopher State squeaked into the Top 5. That's better than last year, where we ranked 6th.

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Minnesota Gay Marriage Supporter Makes National News [VIDEO]

Representative Steve Simon, a democrat from St. Louis Park, is making national news with his comments regarding gay marriage from Monday's Capitol hearing...

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