Military Dad Surprises Son at St. Francis Xavier Sartell [Watch]
In the video, the father is seen entering the school's gymnasium to applause from staff and students as his son runs up to him. A group of students approach the father with a large hand-made "Welcome Home" sign, and the school collectively sings "May God Bless You" over him.
Look Back: KOBK Jan-Feb 1917
Steve Groening presents the KOBK news for January-February 1917. On topic are the celebrations surrounding the return of Steele County’s Company I from Mexico, a report on the absentee rate at rural schools, and the fate of a proposed packing plant intended for Owatonna...
St. Cloud Man Receives Honor
A former army sergeant and St. Cloud resident is finally being recognized. What started as a scholarship opportunity for Rachel Petersen soon became a turning point in her grandfathers history.
Visit The Minnesota Military Museum
The second stop on my "Day-Cation" tour was at Camp Ripley to tour the Minnesota Military Museum. Camp Ripley is a state-owned 53,000 acre military training center located on the Mississippi River just seven miles north of Little Falls.
Discounts And Free Stuff – Today For Our Veterans!
There are many restaurants and companies who want to thank our veterans by providing them with discounts or a free meal. To those companies offering veterans a free meal or discount, the military community, as well as all of us here in St. Cloud, give a collective thank you!
Valleyfair Offers Free Admission To The Military
If you're one of the fine Americans that serve our country, you should bring the family to Valleyfair this weekend. Valleyfair is honoring our Hometown Heroes this Memorial Day Weekend with free admission for all active or retired Military personnel.
Memorial Day Events In The St. Cloud Area
There are a several of events in honor of Memorial Day that are happening around the area this weekend. Take some time this weekend or Monday to honor the military veterans from the Revolutionary War to the most recent operations in The Middle East, who have passed and given their lives in service t…