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Morgan Paulson (left) and John Byun (right) advance to the State Spelling Bee. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)
Morgan Paulson (left) and John Byun (right) advance to the State Spelling Bee. (Photo: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON)
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Two Local Students Win Regional Spelling Bee, Move on to State Spelling Bee [VIDEO]

The St. Cloud area will be well represented after two local 8th graders advanced in this (Thursday) morning's Regional Spelling Bee. 8th Grader John Byun, from St. Cloud, took first place with the word Ravioli, while 8th grader Morgan Paulson of Sauk Rapids-Rice took 2nd place.

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Florida Schools Panic About Tamakis’ ‘This One Summer’

Once again, adults are panicking at the very idea that kids might be allowed to read a comic book that accurately portrays the lives of other kids their age. In this case it's happening in Seminole County, Florida, where schools and local media have discovered that Jillian and Mariko Tamaki's award-winning This One Summer might not be appropriate for Third Graders, and are using that to justify keeping it out of the hands of the high schoolers at whom it's primarily aimed, and for whom it's entirely appropriate.

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Category: Books, Kids
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‘Frozen’ Holiday TV Special and Broadway Plans Officially Announced

If you’ve been itching for more Frozen, you’re about to get a whole lot of it. In addition to the previously announced Frozen movie sequel, Disney has officially confirmed plans to take the hit animated blockbuster to Broadway. The stage show won’t debut until 2018, which gives you plenty of time to save up some cash and maybe have a kid who will be old enough to appreciate it by then.

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Category: Kids, Movie News, TV Tags:
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St. Cloud District to Discuss Workplace Safety and School Violence Prevention

The St. Cloud area school district will discuss a new board policy on workplace violence and injury prevention during a work study session on Wednesday night. The policy emphasizes communication and training of staff members on how to prevent and react to potentially violent situations.

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Category: Kids, St. Cloud News
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Principal Announced a Snow Day with a Parody of Adele [VIDEO]

Where in the world was this guy when I was in school?

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Lilia Olsen playing clarinet. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
Lilia Olsen playing clarinet. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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Excelling in Class and With Clarinet, Lilia Olsen is an All-Star Student [VIDEO]

With the ultimate goal of playing in an orchestra as a professional, St. Cloud Christian School junior Lilia Olsen has been excelling with clarinet for years. She’s been playing since the 5th grade and is now also playing in a youth symphony in the Twin Cities during the weekend.

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Category: Kids, St. Cloud News
Local dentist and St. Cloud Technical and Community College dental students help children get a brighter smile with the “Give Kids a Smile” program. (PHOTO: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
Local dentist and St. Cloud Technical and Community College dental students help children get a brighter smile with the “Give Kids a Smile” program. (PHOTO: Alex Svejkovsky, WJON News)
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SCTCC Hosts 9th Annual Give Kids a Smile Day [VIDEO]

Always brush your teeth and don't forget to floss. Today (Friday) is National Give Kids a Smile Day sponsored by the American Dental Association. St. Cloud Technical and Community College's Dental Clinic will host their own 9th Annual Give Kids a Smile Day tomorrow (Saturday) to help provide dental care for children in need.

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Category: Kids, St. Cloud News
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St. Cloud Stride Academy Named High-Quality Charter School

Stride Academy in St. Cloud has been named a "high quality charter school" by the Minnesota Department of Education. High-quality charter schools (HQCS) have a track records of increasing student achievement.

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Cathedral High School Students Taught to Use Caution With Social Media

Cathedral High School students were given a simple but effective question to guide their social media posting on Tuesday: "Would your Grandma approve if this went up online or if you sent that message?"

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Mom Hears Deceased Sons Heartbeat After Organ Donation [VIDEO]

Heather says that after Lukas died, she realized she had a chance to prevent other parents from experiencing the same pain she was going through.

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Category: Feel Good, Kids, Videos
Emily Robinson during a student government meeting. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
Emily Robinson during a student government meeting. (Dan DeBaun, WJON)
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Giving Back Through St. Cloud Christian School, Emily Robinson is an All-Star Student [VIDEO]

Classmates and teachers all agree: senior Emily Robinson has a knack for getting stuff done. Robinson is making a difference as a leader at St. Cloud Christian School. She's student government co-president and has seen the group grow in size and significance.

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Category: Kids, St. Cloud News
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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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