Meeker Co. Sheriff: Alcohol A Suspected Factor In Serious ATV CrashThe Meeker County Sheriff's Office says alcohol is a suspected factor in a serious ATV crash in Dassel Township.
Sheriff’s Department Wearing Pink Badges For Breast Cancer AwarenessA central Minnesota sheriff’s office is supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a hot pink tweak to its official uniforms.
Sheriff: Motorcyclist Seriously Hurt After Hitting Dirt Bike In Meeker CountyA 50-year-old Spicer man was seriously hurt Saturday when the motorcycle he was operating collided with a dirt bike in Harvey Township.
Sheriff: Stearns Co. Man Dies Day After Motorcycle CrashThe St. Joseph man injured after his motorcycle made contact with another biker Saturday night has died, according to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office.
1 Injured In Motorcycle Crash In Meeker CountyOne person was injured in a motorcycle crash in Meeker County Saturday evening, according to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office.
2 Juveniles Suspected Of Stealing Vehicles In Meeker Co., 1 ArrestedThe Meeker County Sheriff's Office says two juveniles are suspected of stealing vehicles within the county – and that one of them was arrested after a pursuit Wednesday.
Girl, 16, Attempts To Attack Family, Flees Police In Meeker Co.A 16-year-old girl was arrested Friday night after attempting to attack her family and fleeing police. According to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office, around 8:12 p.m. deputies received a call of a domestic situation on the 27500 block of 695th Avenue in Dassel.
Sheriff: 2 Teens Died Of Gunshot Wounds In Meeker County HomeAuthorities say a 17-year-old boy and a 15-year-old girl died of gunshot wounds at a Meeker County residence on Monday. The Meeker County Sheriff's Office says it found the two dead at a residence on the 56900 block of 340th Street in Harvey Township.
Sheriff: Doghouse Heat Lamp Cause Of Meeker Co. House FireAuthorities determined a house fire in Meeker County was caused due to a heat lamp used for pets. According to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office, just before 3:30 p.m. on Sunday officers received a call of a house fire in the 23400 block of 685th Avenue.
Meeker Co. Sheriff: 10 Lbs. Of Pot, Human Skull Found In Dead Man's HomeEmergency workers were caught off guard to find 10 pounds of marijuana and a human skull at the Meeker County home of a man who had just died of natural causes. The sheriff's office says 911 received a report of an unresponsive man Tuesday morning on the 66500 block of 340th Street in Forest City Township.
Barn Fire Kills More Than 20 Pigs, Destroys 1,000 Bales Of StrawOfficials in central Minnesota say a barn fire overnight Monday killed more than 20 pigs and destroyed more than 1,000 bales of straw.
Sheriff: Paynesville Woman, 39, Died In Meeker County DrowningAuthorities have identified a woman who was found dead in a drainage ditch in a small township near Litchfield on Tuesday just hours after she was reported missing. The Meeker County Sheriff's Office identified the woman Wednesday as 39-year-old Toni Cottrill of Paynesville.