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Smoke-In-D's BBQ plans move to Sauk Rapids Restaurant expects to open later this month at 31 North Benton Drive. Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/business-quarry/2014/09/15/smoke-in-ds-bbq-plans-move-to-sauk-rapids/15682785/ For more than a year and a half, Don Jones brought his southern barbecue flavor to Central Minnesota at Smoke-In-D's BBQ in Albany.
7 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times
VA to offer flu-shot clinics Numer of clinics planned throughout the region Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/09/15/va-offer-flu-shot-clinics/15684725/ The St. Cloud VA Health Care System is conducting clinics to give flu vaccinations to local veterans and their families. Flu shot clinics are planned for Oct. 1 and Oct. 2, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day, in Building 96 of the St. Cloud VA Medical Center campus, according to a news release from the system.
7 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times
Miller Real Estate Holdings closed on a deal to buy the 12-acre property and the 119,000-square-foot building. Former St. Cloud Wal-Mart property sold to Miller Miller Real Estate Holdings closed on a deal to buy the 12-acre property and the 119,000-square-foot building.
17 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times
Police: Man in stolen car wakes up, hits car When officers woke Booth up, he drove forward, damaging the police car Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/09/14/police-man-stolen-car-wakes-hits-car/15651217/ Police say they woke a man up in a stolen vehicle early Sunday, and he drove forward, damaging a St. Cloud Police Department squad car. Officers found an occupied stolen vehicle at 13th Street and Ninth Avenue South, according to a news release.
Our View: Let's find solutions for problem properties Local officials should look to places such as Flint, Mich., for examples Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/opinion/2014/09/13/view-find-solutions-problem-properties/15602979/ They show a few of about 50 St. Cloud homes city inspectors consider the most egregious violators of city codes. From unkempt lawns to abandoned homes, these properties do not make for good neighbors nor vibrant core neighborhoods.
Letter: St. Cloud VA focuses on vets amid turbine issue VA continues to work through process to make sure contract is met Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/opinion/2014/09/13/letter-st-cloud-va-focuses-vets-amid-turbine-issue/15602305/ It was with great interest that we read the recent Times reporting and Our Views about the VA's wind energy projects, including the wind turbine at the St. Cloud VA Health Care System. We have readily acknowledged our dissatisfaction that the wind turbine does not function.
Soo Line remains centerpiece of Grande Depot's mood Couple runs a renovated shop that contains part of original train station Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/life/2014/09/13/soo-line-remains-centerpiece-grande-depots-mood/15591599/ The Soo Line Depot has been reincarnated as part of the Grande Depot. The former Eden Valley railroad station continues to bring in customers who want to share their past history with the building.
Recent crimes spur St. Cloud residents to rally against violence Several activities are scheduled at weekend event Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/09/12/recent-crime-spurs-st-cloud-residents-rally-violence/15533573/ A series of recent shootings in the St. Cloud area has a group of residents organizing an event they hope will stem the tide. A series of recent shootings in the St. Cloud area has a group of residents organizing an event they hope will stem the tide.
Hoheisel column: Supper clubs still captivate in Minnesota All that is left of Frenchy's Dinner Club is an interesting sign on West Germain Street Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/life/2014/09/11/hoheisel-column-supper-clubs-still-captivate-minnesota/15474023/ The sign is all that's left of Frenchy's Dinner Club on West Germain Street. The building burned in 1991, but Frenchy's once was among the area's supper clubs.
Roast to honor Stearns museum's John Decker Archivist to receive award for leadership in history Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/09/11/roast-honor-stearns-muesums-john-decker/15442199/ The event is 4 p.m. at Ed Zapp's home at 22807 Rausch Lake Road in St. Cloud. It will include a social hour, dinner catered by Eddie's on Grand Lake and a roast.
Saint Cloud area doctors are on the lookout for a severe respiratory illness that's circulating in several other states. Health officials say the Enterovirus D68 has been confirmed in Chicago and Kansas City, and there are suspected cases in several Midwestern states, including Minnesota.
St. Cloud school board hires an architect to study Tech Cuningham/IIW Minnesota will earn $96K for 2 cost estimates Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/09/10/st-cloud-school-board-hires-architect-study-tech/15424299/ The board hired Cuningham Group in association with IIW Minnesota in a unanimous vote after a short discussion at an evening meeting. The architecture firm was recommended by a committee that heard presentations from four firms.
St. Cloud police chief makes push to add cameras downtown The plan calls for at least three cameras to view what happens in the downtown bar area Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/09/09/st-cloud-police-chief-makes-push-add-cameras-downtown/15367755/ St. Cloud Police Chief Blair Anderson talks Sept. 8 about the desire to get cameras installed in downtown St. Cloud.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 07:41 pm
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