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Memorial For Kimball Post Office Bombing Unveiled

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A memorial will now mark one of Minnesota’s most notorious unsolved crimes.

His family met at the site where a father and grandfather was taken away. 296 more words


Charges: Man With Permit To Carry Firearm Stops Potential Bat Attacker

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A man with a permit to carry a firearm needed to fend off a man who threatened him and his wife with a bat in St. 239 more words


Sheriff: Sgt. Injured In Crash While Responding To Call

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A police sergeant was injured in a crash that occurred as she was leaving a motorist assist call Friday morning.

Sgt. Ann Klein was clearing the call and was attempting to turn around and go north on State Highway 4 when the crash occurred, according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office. 23 more words


2 Injured After Car Swerves Into Ditch, Bursts Into Flames In Stearns County

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Two teenage boys were injured in a single-car crash that left their vehicle engulfed in flames.

According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s office, two young men — ages 17 and 18 — were headed south on 253rd Avenue at around 12:45 a.m. 86 more words


Stearns County Sheriff's Office Seeks Missing 17-Year-Old Girl

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a girl who was last seen one week ago.

The sheriff’s office said 17-year-old Alexis Marie Odenbreit of Willmar, Minnesota, was last seen on Sept. 63 more words


The Slaves of Thomas Calhoun

Calhoun lived in Stearns County, Minnesota from 1857 until his death in 1859, and he bought land there in northern Saint Cloud. He was from Wilson County, Tennessee. 108 more words

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The Slaves of Samuel Lewis Hays

Hays lived in Stearns County, Minnesota from 1858 to 1871. He bought land there, and he established Sauk City Mills (now Heim Milling). From 1858 to 1861, he kept two of his son Peregrine’s slaves in Minnesota. 58 more words

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