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Familiar Family Duo To Operate Friends Bar in Waite Park

A familiar family will be running a well known Waite Park bar and restaurant starting next month.

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Quarks American Bento owner Lisa Schulte, photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
Quarks American Bento owner Lisa Schulte, photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
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Brewing Up Unique Blends of Local Craft Iced Teas in Downtown St. Cloud [VIDEO]

You've heard of craft beers, but how about locally brewed craft iced teas? Two downtown St. Cloud businesses have teamed-up to create some unique blends of these non-alcoholic beverages.

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They turned out better than this picture makes them look!
They turned out better than this picture makes them look!
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Healthy Cheese Curds You Can Make At Home! [Recipe and Video]

It is fair season and I ~*love*~ cheese curds, but lets be real, they are not good for you. I decided to try my hand at making a "healthier" version of them, and they were pretty dang good!

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Most Google Searched Recipes By State – Minnesota Not What You’d Think

What recipes would you think some of our Midwest states search for most? Google results show it's not even close to what you think. No, Minnesota's isn't 'hot dish'.

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Couple Comes Up With Clever Way to Sneak Snacks Into Movie Theater

Tired of paying through the nose for popcorn, soda and Milk Duds? Here's a possible solution.

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Mobile Food Truck Talk Continues in Clearwater

To allow or not too allow mobile food trucks in town, the debate continues in Clearwater. Jimmy's Pizza has been working with the city and Minnesota Department of Health to operate a mobile food truck in the Clearwater Hardware and Bait store parking lot, on County Road 75.

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Minnesota State Fair
Minnesota State Fair
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5 Things I Expect To See At The Minnesota State Fair With The Price Increase

This year the Minnesota State Fair will be raising it's cost for admission by $1. Now I get that a dollar isn't the end of the world, but now it'll be $14 bucks to get in. To someone out there, $14 bucks is a lot of money, especially if they're really tight on cash. So with that, here are five things I expect to see at the fair this year thanks to this price increase.

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Photo by Isaac Schweer, WJON
Photo by Isaac Schweer, WJON
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St. Cloud Salvation Army To Participate in Food Shelf Challenge Grant

You're encouraged to open your heart and your cupboard this month to help the St. Cloud Salvation Army food shelf.

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Catholic Charities look to restock shelves for Minnesota Food Share Month. (PHOTO: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
Catholic Charities look to restock shelves for Minnesota Food Share Month. (PHOTO: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
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Catholic Charities Announces Seventh Annual Food Shelf Challenge Grant

If you'd like to give back, and want those dollars to go further, Catholic Charities has announced a matching food drive program.

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Coborn's Cooper Avenue Store, photo by WJON.com's Alex Svejkovsky
Coborn's Cooper Avenue Store, photo by WJON.com's Alex Svejkovsky
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Coborn’s Recalls Incorrectly Labeled Chocolate Chip Bars

Coborn's has issued a recall for one of their products. The St. Cloud-based company has recalled packages of its Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Bars, some of which were incorrectly labeled as Gluten Free Fudge Brownies.

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MarianVejcik, ThinkStock
MarianVejcik, ThinkStock
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The 10 Most Highly Rated Restaurants in St. Cloud [PHOTOS]

I love to go out just as much as the next person, and I've been too many food establishments since moving to St. Cloud four years ago. But I know that I haven't gotten to all of them...

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Charles Ransier
Comal County Jail
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Man Who Committed Sex Acts With Vegetables Going to Jail for Life

We can only imagine what this guy thinks about butternut squash.

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