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An Alligator On The Loose In Minnesota?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — An unusual call to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office Thursday led to a surprise discovery in Rockville, Minn.

The caller was out mowing a lawn near a wetland area and spotted a two-foot alligator in the grass. 37 more words


When an alligator lurks, Stearns County's finest respond

This was no routine call to a Minnesota sheriff’s dispatcher.

From out of the murky lowlands near the Sauk River the call for help came from a Rockville homeowner. 200 more words


Fmr. Richmond Mayor Arrested On Suspicion Of Embezzlement

RICHMOND, Minn. (WCCO) — The former mayor of the small Stearns County city of Richmond has been arrested and released.

Scott Kron is under investigation for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars from the town’s baseball association. 326 more words


1 Dead, I Injured In Stearns Co. Car Accident

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – One person is dead and another is injured after a car accident in Stearns County Thursday morning.

According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, police responded to a call around 6:15 a.m. 97 more words


Stearns County Man Shot In Stomach

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Stearns County man was hospitalized after being shot in the stomach early Saturday morning.

Deputies responded to a report of a shooting at about 2:17 a.m. 72 more words


Man Charged With Murder In Infant Son's Death

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – An Albany man has been charged with murder in connection with the death of his infant son.

Robert John Kaiser, 32, has been charged with one count of murder in the second degree. 225 more words


Stearns County Sheriff Remains Hopeful That Wetterling Case Will Be Solved

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner says they will never stop trying to get the case of Jacob Wetterling resolved.

He says he hopes by being featured on CNN’s “The Hunt”, new information will be uncovered. 212 more words