A man attempted to flee police on foot through a marsh in Stearns County Saturday morning. According to police, Stearns County Sheriff’s deputies attempted to stop a car that had fled their advances.
A 35-year-old woman and two children were hurt in a rollover crash Saturday night in northern Minnesota, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities received a report of a one-vehicle rollover crash at about 5:05 p.m. in White Township, which is about five miles south of Avon.
Authorities in central Minnesota are looking for a pair of suspects after an elementary school was burglarized early Saturday morning. Police said the incident happened at Avon Elementary School in the City of Avon, just northwest of St. Cloud.
Authorities said two homeowners got out safely but their house is a total loss after a fire early Tuesday morning in Stearns County. The Avon Fire Department was called to a residence on the 33000 block of 185th Avenue in Avon Township at about 2:53 a.m. on a report of a fire.
Cleaning wipes for babies are becoming increasingly popular, and some are even labeled “flushable.” But for a number of small communities in Minnesota, so many wipes are getting flushed that they are clogging up local sewer systems.
A man who died after crashing into a tree on an ATV has been identified.
One person has died and another has been critically injured in a collision between a motorcycle and a deer in Stearns County.
A man was Tasered by police after he led them on a car chase that ended in a ditch in Avon, Minn.
A Minnesota woman who filed a civil lawsuit against an uncle who sexually assaulted her as a child has been awarded more than $10 million in damages.