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1 Dead In Stearns Co. House Fire

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – One person is dead after a house fire in Stearns County early Tuesday morning.

According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, around 3:35 a.m. 88 more words


DNR: Starry Stonewort Confirmed In Minnesota Lakes

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says an invasive pest has been confirmed in Minnesota lakes for the first time. 125 more words


1 Killed, 1 Hurt In Crash Involving Dump Truck

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 23-year-old man was killed after rear-ending a dump truck in Stearns County late Monday afternoon.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the crash happened along Highway 23 near County Road 12 after 5:30 p.m. 66 more words


Police: St. Cloud Man Admits To Vandalizing Cars While Intoxicated

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Police in St. Cloud say a 21-year-old man was arrested Thursday morning after admitting to smashing cars with a large tool, which on surveillance video looked to be a sledgehammer. 122 more words


Stearns County Sheriff investigates apparent rash of mail thefts

Their checks haven’t arrived and their bills aren’t getting paid – because of an apparent mail theft in central Minnesota.

A number of rural Stearns County residents reported finding their mailboxes open and empty this week, with important letters (both incoming and outgoing) having seemingly vanished, … 191 more words


Sheriff: Several Reports Of Stolen Mail In Stearns Co.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Several homes in Stearns County reported mail missing from their mailboxes Tuesday morning.

According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, deputies received several calls from people in Avon Township, Brockway Township and Holdingford who reported mail missing from their boxes Tuesday. 66 more words


Police Seek 17-Year-Old Stearns County Runaway

UPDATE: The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said on Aug. 5, 2015 that Brianna Hoppe had been located. What follows is the original story posted on July 29, 2015. 159 more words