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Catholic Charities in St. Cloud (Photo: Ashli Gerdes)
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Catholic Charities of St. Cloud’s Share the Spirit Program Starting

If you'd like to help a family in need during Christmas, you can start the process to adopt a family through Catholic Charities of St. Cloud.

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We’ve Been Waiting All Year – Happy ‘National Talk Like a Pirate’ Day!

I'm not sure why this is so big, but it is. Maybe it's cause we all secretly like to talk like a pirate. Today is the day you can get away with it. Here's what you need to know...

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It’s National Orgasm Day – Where Not to Celebrate in St. Cloud

For some, today isn't a big deal. For many others, July 31st is one of the biggest holidays of the year. Be careful about celebrating today at these places in town.

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Best and Worst Times to Travel This 4th of July Weekend

This coming weekend, and 4th of July holiday is one of the worst days of the year for sitting in traffic. Here's when the best and worst times to hit the road in Minnesota are.

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Maybe Royalton Could Turn Off Their Stoplight and Let Traffic Flow on Holiday Weekends

Yesterday, I was traveling on Highway 10 on my way back from Detroit Lakes and it was smooth sailing most of the way.  Until I got to Little Falls where traffic was at a standstill...

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Lee Greenwood’s God Bless The USA – What Memories Does This Song Give You? [RESPONSES]

This song has touched so many people, and everybody has their own memory with 'God Bless The USA'. On this Memorial day, let's reflect on what it does for you.

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Lee Greenwood’s God Bless The USA – What Memories Does This Song Give You?

This song has touched so many people, and everybody has their own memory with 'God Bless The USA'. On this Memorial weekend, let's reflect on what it does for you.

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The Best Part of Waking Up is Reefer in Your Cup

I'm a sucker for holidays, so in observance of 420 today here is the latest way to wake and bake.  

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Best Places in the St. Cloud Area for Easter Brunch (Dick Nelson’s Top Seven)

Easter is here that means church, energetic egg hunts, family gatherings and wonderful food.  There are many great choices for Easter brunch in the St. Cloud area, but here are my top seven picks.

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Are You Ready for National Beer Day Tomorrow?

It's officially National Beer Day tomorrow. Sure, it's another holiday that puts another mark on the calendar, but there's an interesting story behind how this day came about!

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Free Beer Friday, It’s a Public Service Because Some People Don’t Have Beer

For over 15 years the Loon has been giving away beer every Friday.  Probably wondering how our brilliant marketing department came up with such a catchy name...

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Green Beer, Leprechauns, Corned Beef & Cabbage Debunked [WATCH]

St. Patrick's Day is around the corner, so a visit to St. Cloud's Olde Brick House was due to debunk the rumors about the Irish. You won't believe what's actually not real Irish!

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