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Children of all ages and athletic abilities are invited to run, walk or roll whatever distance they can (50 or 100 meters, 1K, 1 mile or 5K) during the fifth annual Sneakers and Wheels event Saturday, Sept. 27 at CentraCare Health Plaza in St. Cloud. Registration begins at 9 a.m. with a 10 a.m. start [...]

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By John Michaelson Minnesota News Connection Many of the leading economic indicators in Minnesota, such as the unemployment rate and manufacturing, continue to improve, but the rebound is not being fully felt when it comes to families struggling to put food on the table. Just released figures show that 11 percent of households in the [...]

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The Granite City Book Club will meet with Minnesota author Connie Claire Szarke at its next meeting to discuss her new book “Delicate Armor.” The meeting will be held at the Stearns History Museum in St. Cloud Wednesday, Sept. 17 at 6:30 p.m. Set in the Upper Midwest from 1952 to 1991, “Delicate Armor” is [...]

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Felling Trailers is conducting its second online auction of a FT-3 drop deck utility trailer to benefit cancer research and support. Felling Trailers wants to bring awareness of and support to pancreatic cancer research. Thus, Felling Trailers manufactured and painted one of its most popular trailers metallic purple to be auctioned online for 10 days [...]

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Stearns County’s Highway Department is holding an auction to sell excess right-of-way properties Thursday, Sept. 18. There are five properties for sale. Two of the properties are in St. Cloud and have homes; one is an office building in St. Joseph; another is the former park and ride in St. Joseph, and the last parcel [...]

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By Kerry Drager Correspondent Independence is often taken for granted as there may come a time where it is no longer safe for an individual to live alone. A senior may find that their daily life has become increasingly difficult. Many times the elderly don’t have a family to turn to, or family is incapable [...]

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By Kerry Drager Correspondent For Dan Meyer’s family of Sauk Centre, raising livestock is a lifetime passion and adventure. However,  the animals that are grazing his fields aren’t your run of the mill Holsteins. The thunder of heavy hooves can be heard from over 200 head of bison at his Hidden Bison Ranch. Bison became [...]

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Life Link III, which provides helicopter emergency transportation for CentraCare Health, has purchased six new helicopters — one to operate at each of their bases, plus a system spare, to ensure delivery of the highest quality of transport care. In the new aircraft, Life Link III can get to patients faster, transport them to the [...]

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