Rice Police: Victim Says He Was Offered Ride, Knocked Out & Possibly Sexually AssaultedLaw enforcement in Benton County are investigating a report of a kidnapping and possible sexual assault earlier this week.
Couple Has Close Encounter With Wolf In Central Minn.A St. Cloud couple had a rare up-close encounter with a wolf. It happened on Sunday morning when Tyler Netter and his wife were driving through the town of Rice, near Highway 10.
Officials To Anglers: Don’t Leave Valuables In Ice HousesOfficials in Benton County are urging ice anglers not to leave valuables in fish houses after a string of apparent burglary attempts on a central Minnesota lake.
1 Killed, 1 Injured In Benton Co. Accident Involving 2 SemitrailersAuthorities say a 29-year-old central Minnesota man was hit and killed by a semitrailer while he was standing outside his own rig along a highway.
Rice Trailer Park Shooting Victim ID'dThe Benton County Sheriff's Department says they are still investigating the shooting death of a 44-year-old Rice woman. Tammra Baker was found fatally wounded at the Rockwood Estates mobile home park Wednesday afternoon.
Sheriff: Woman Shot Dead At Rice Trailer ParkOne woman is dead after a shooting at a Rice mobile home park Wednesday afternoon. The Benton County Sheriff's Office says they received a report at about 1 p.m. of a woman who had been shot at Rockwood Estates at 110000 Highway 10 NW.
State Patrol: Motorcyclist Killed In Paynesville CrashA motorcyclist from Rice is dead after a crash in Stearns County early Tuesday evening, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The crash happened at about 6:48 p.m. on Highway 23 at County Road 123 in Paynesville.
Bite Of Minnesota: Forbidden Black Rice With HazelnutsDo you ever come across an ingredient that looks intriguing but you have no clue how to use it? If you're anything like me, you buy the ingredient and store it for what seems like an eternity. It happened with the plantain cups that were made into a Super Bowl appetizer a couple of months back.
Sheriff: Man, 32, Arrested For Chasing After 14-Year-Old Girls Benton County officials say sheriff's deputies arrested a 32-year-old man on Monday after he allegedly chased after two 14-year-old girls over the weekend.
Motorcyclist Collides With Deer In Benton Co.A motorcyclist was seriously injured Sunday night after colliding with a deer in Benton County. The sheriff's office says the crash was reported at about 7:25 p.m. on Little Rock Road Northeast, about one mile east of Highway 10.
Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Minnesota Benton County authorities say a single-engine plane has successfully made an emergency landing about 20 miles north of St. Cloud's airport after experiencing mechanical problems.
Bite Of Minnesota: Red Beans & RiceRecently I spent some time in Negril, Jamaica for a friend's wedding. This was my first time at an all-inclusive vacation spot and my first time doing a beachy resort vacation as we typically go for city explorations.