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Officials: Tractor Runs Over Minn. Teen

A 13-year-old boy from central Minnesota was hospitalized Tuesday after being run over by a tractor. The incident happened shortly after 2:30 p.m. on a farm along the 27000 block of County Road 17 in Millwood Township, the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office said.

07/01/2014

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BCA: Missing 83-Year-Old Melrose Woman Found Dead

The search for a missing 83-year-old woman in central Minnesota is canceled after her body was found early Friday evening, officials say. Police in Melrose, Minn., had asked the public to help find Clara Pundsack after she went missing Thursday afternoon.

01/10/2014

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Jennie-O Plant Worker Tests Positive For TB

A worker at a Jennie-O Turkey Store plant in central Minnesota has tested positive for tuberculosis. A spokesman for Jennie-O’s parent company, Hormel Foods Corp., says the Stearns County Public Health Department informed the Melrose plant on Monday that a worker had tested positive for TB.

11/20/2013

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Melrose Man Injured In Snowmobile Accident

A 50-year-old man was injured after being thrown from his snowmobile near Freeport on Saturday.

03/03/2013

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Melrose Basketball Team Transcends Language Barriers

One of the top-ranked boys basketball teams in the state is learning a new language in order to help out a teammate.

01/02/2013

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Minn. Basketball Coach Couple Goes Head-To-Head

A couple from Melrose, Minn., went head-to-head Thursday night over a game of basketball – high school girls basketball, that is.

12/06/2012

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Avid Fishermen Save Maple Lake Boat Company

There’s a booming boat business in the land of 10,000 lakes, thanks to four men who’ve brought Warrior Boats back to life.

03/07/2012

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Community Mourns Death Of Teen Killed In Silo

A small Minnesota community is mourning the loss of an 18-year-old football star who died in a silo accident Saturday.

02/12/2012

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Melrose Lands Warrior Boats Plant

Melrose has lured a boat manufacturing plant to the central Minnesota town with an incentives agreement.

09/27/2011

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Hispanic Population Changes Minn. Community

Duck into a Melrose restaurant for lunch these days, and the menu is more likely to include flautas de pollo than sauerkraut and kielbasa.

04/25/2011

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Fire Forces Melrose School To Cancel Classes

Fire has forced Melrose school officials to cancel classes for the rest of Tuesday.

12/07/2010

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Teens Arrested After 17 Calves Stolen

Two teenagers have been arrested in connection with a string of thefts at various cattle thefts in Stearns, Todd and Douglas counties.

12/03/2010

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More Calves Stolen In Central Minnesota

Another three calves have been reported stolen in Stearns County, which brings the overall total stolen in the county over the last few days to nine.

11/30/2010

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Farmers Report 6 Calves Stolen Off Property

Three complaints have been reported in Stearns County involving the theft of calves.

11/29/2010

Birthday for MN Native & World's Oldest Man

A Montana resident believed to be the world’s oldest man is celebrating his 114th birthday.

09/21/2010