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3rd Minnesota Turkey Farm Hit By Bird Flu Outbreak

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An outbreak of a deadly bird flu strain spread to one of the top poultry producing counties of the nation’s top turkey producing state of Minnesota, government officials confirmed on Saturday, raising fears that the that the highly contagious disease could seriously damage the industry. 572 more words


Warrant Still Out In Stearns Co. For Ex-Three 6 Mafia Rapper

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A warrant remains out in Stearns County for the arrest of a rapper formerly affiliated with an Academy Award-winning rap group, nearly a year after the alleged incident. 176 more words


Sheriff: St. Stephen Homeowner Punched, Tied Up In Home Robbery

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a home robbery and assault Monday morning.

At 9:47 a.m. Monday, a St. Stephen resident reported a home robbery to the sheriff’s office. 70 more words


Handcuffed Teen Escapes Custody Before St. Cloud Court Appearance

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 14-year-old juvenile offender is on the loose and handcuffed after escaping before a hearing at the Stearns County Courthouse Wednesday morning. 170 more words


Calf On The Loose In Stearns County

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Stearns County Sheriff’s Department is chasing down a calf, and that’s no bull.

On Monday night, the sheriff’s department said that they received a number of calls about a red angus calf that was running loose along Highway 71 near Highway 28 in Sauk Centre Township. 34 more words


Stearns Co. Stick Sculpture Spared From Demolition Through Summer

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A piece of roadside surreality in Stearns County will live to see another summer.

The so-called Stick House near St. John’s University has been visible along County Road 159 for two and a half years near Collegeville. 118 more words


Cops: Man Arrested After St. Cloud Stabbing

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Police in St. Cloud arrested a 36-year-old man early Saturday morning after he allegedly stabbed an acquaintance.

The St. Cloud Police Department said the assault happened in a home on the 800 block of 7th Street South around midnight. 48 more words