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Stearns Co. Man Dies After Car Falls On Him During Oil Change

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A St. Joseph man died Monday after his car fell on top of him while he was changing the oil.

According the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, just before 2:30 p.m. 88 more words


Stearns County Deputy Delivers Baby In Parking Lot

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A baby boy was born in a Waite Park parking lot thanks to the help of a Stearns County deputy.

According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, the deputy was driving by the 400 block of 28th Avenue South at around 5:50 p.m. 88 more words


1 Hospitalized After Motorcycle Crash In Central MInn.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A man is hospitalized with serious injuries after a motorcycle crash in central Minnesota early Saturday.

According to the Stearn’s County Sheriff’s Office, 22-year-old Joshua Paul Schmitt was traveling westbound on Norway Road in Avon, Minnesota, when he missed the curve and drove straight off the roadway. 30 more words


Litchfield Police: Tornado Damage Worst In 10 Years

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Several central Minnesota counties reported serious damage after tornadoes moved through the area Monday evening.

The area saw two confirmed tornadoes, with Watkins and Litchfield being hit the hardest. 234 more words


Tornadoes Move Through Central Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A tornado has already damaged property in Meeker and Stearns Counties in Minnesota Monday afternoon, just south of St. Cloud in between Eden Lake and Annandale. 134 more words


Man Dead, Toddler Seriously Injured In Stearns Co. Crash

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating after a crash left one man dead and a toddler seriously injured on a Stearns County road early Tuesday morning. 101 more words


Authorities: Deputy goes to check out 'donut-whipping' woman, gets bit by dog

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A deputy was bit by a large dog while responding to a report of a woman “acting strangely” in central Minnesota. 172 more words