Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office
Police in central Minnesota say they arrested a man earlier this week after receiving a report that he tortured and killed his family’s dog.
Authorities say a 23-year-old man has died in an all-terrain vehicle accident in Sherburne County. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office said Sunday that Travis Mahaffey died in the crash early Saturday in Big Lake Township.
The Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Zimmerman, Minnesota, man who has been missing since Wednesday.
Authorities are investigating after a fire started in a Becker, Minn., business Tuesday evening and totally destroyed the building.
A 61-year-old woman is in the hospital with severe burns after a house fire in Sherburne County Monday. The Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office says deputies responded at 3:31 p.m. to the residential fire at 16098 57th Street SE in Santiago Township. When deputies arrived, they found the home on fire with flames coming out of the roof.
Authorities said the body of a 23-year-old Albany man was recovered from a Sherburne County lake Saturday night after an apparent drowning.
A six hour standoff with authorities ended Sunday with a 47-year-old Big Lake man being arrested, according to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities were called at about 7 a.m. to the 17400 block of 165th Street in Big Lake Township on a report of a dispute between neighbors.
Two teenagers are recovering after being hit by an 88-year-old driver in Zimmerman on Tuesday morning. The Sherburne County Sheriff’s office says Barney Horvath hit a 14- and 15-year-old boy with his pickup as they walked along a road at about 10:30 a.m. Both boys were taken to an area hospital; one of them by helicopter.
A 12-year-old boy had to be rescued from a snow bank by his father after the snow tunnel he was digging collapsed on him Tuesday, according to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities were called to the incident on Tuesday in Baldwin Township, which is near Zimmerman, north of the Twin Cities metro.
The man who was killed after walking train tracks northwest of the Twin Cities metro Monday afternoon and being struck by a Northstar Line train has been identified. According to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office, 51-year-old Robert Borowick of Blaine, Minn. was walking just north of the intersection of 192nd Avenue and Zebulon Street.
A man walking train tracks northwest of the Twin Cities metro Monday afternoon died when he was hit by a train, officials say.
A 46-year-old man from Big Lake died Sunday from an electrical shock suffered on the Fourth of July after trying to charge the battery in his boat while it was on the water, according to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office.
It’s a tragedy the parents themselves can’t understand. And yet they have to try to explain to their children why their classmates won’t be in school Tuesday, the first day back after spring break.
Authorities have identified the three people who were found dead inside a home in Zimmerman Sunday morning.
The Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office says an Isanti, Minn. man was killed after his pickup truck crashed into a tree early Friday morning.