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Avon Police Seek Suspects In Elementary School Burglary

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.

07/08/2014

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Avon Home Destroyed By Fire, No Injuries

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.

12/10/2013

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Baby Wipes Clogging Sewer Systems In Smaller MN Towns

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.

06/25/2013

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Man Who Died In ATV Crash In Stearns Co. Identified

A man who died after crashing into a tree on an ATV has been identified.

04/09/2012

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1 Killed, 1 Injured In Motorcycle-Deer Crash

One person has died and another has been critically injured in a collision between a motorcycle and a deer in Stearns County.

09/29/2011

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Driver Fleeing Police Crashes, Tasered, Then Arrested

A man was Tasered by police after he led them on a car chase that ended in a ditch in Avon, Minn.

06/24/2011

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Woman Assaulted By Uncle Awarded $10M

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.

03/10/2011