Sherburne County

(credit: ThinkStock)

Husband Allegedly Assaults Wife On First Night Of Marriage

A husband was arrested for allegedly assaulting his wife on their first night of marriage in St. Cloud, Minn. early Monday morning. Thirty-seven-year-old Sterling Raymond Danford, of Alaska, has been charged with fifth degree assault and third degree assault.

07/21/2014

(credit: CBS)

Man Hurt After Firework Goes Off In His Hand

A 33-year-old Minnesota man was injured when an aerial firework went off in his hand Monday evening. According to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office, the incident happened on 289th Avenue Northwest in Zimmerman at about 7 p.m.

07/08/2014

(credit: CBS)

911 Emergency Lines Back Up After Outage

The 911 emergency line is back up and running after an outage Saturday afternoon affected multiple counties in the metro area. According to officials, a routing outage is affected 911 calls that were made from landline phones. According to Century Link, the 911 line was down in Sherburne, Stearns, Wright and Benton counties.

07/05/2014

(credit: KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

GOP Endorses Rival Of Minn. Gay-Marriage Backer

Wright County Republicans have endorsed Eric Lucero for the state House, bypassing David FitzSimmons after he voted to legalize gay marriage. Lucero won the endorsement Saturday for District 30B, which covers parts of Wright and Sherburne counties. Minnesota Family Council supported Lucero, claiming FitzSimmons “betrayed” his constituents. Council CEO John Helmberger says Lucero will promote the values of life and religious freedom.

02/22/2014

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Man Struck, Killed By Northstar Train Identified

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.

01/22/2014

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Man Hit By Train, Killed In North Metro; Officials Investigating

A man walking train tracks northwest of the Twin Cities metro Monday afternoon died when he was hit by a train, officials say.

01/20/2014

(credit: CBS)

Witnesses: Two Shocked After Man Drops Battery In Eagle Lake

Authorities are on the scene after getting call Thursday afternoon that two people were unconscious in the waters of Eagle Lake.

07/04/2013

(credit: SAM PANTHAKY/AFP/Getty Images)

Xcel Energy Plans To Keep Burning Coal At Sherco

Xcel Energy says it plans to keep burning coal in the two oldest units at its Sherburne County power plant in Becker in central Minnesota. In a report to regulators, Xcel says sticking with coal is the smartest course, rather than switching to natural gas, at least until the future of environmental regulations becomes clearer.

07/02/2013

(credit: CBS)

Authorities Investigating Sherburne County Murder-Suicide

Authorities are investigating a murder-suicide that took place Friday afternoon in Sherburne County. The Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office said it received a call about 1:30 p.m. Friday about Christopher Norrbom possibly having shot his wife, and threatening to shoot himself, too.

06/15/2013

school, bus, generic, stop,

Cops Investigating Sherburne County School Bus Crash

Authorities are investigating after a car struck a school bus carrying 30 students Thursday afternoon in Sherburne County. Sherburne County Sheriff Joel Brott said three people are injured after a school bus, which had stopped, was struck from behind by another vehicle about 2:30 p.m. Thursday on County Road 5 in Big Lake Township.

05/17/2013

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Big Lake Man Dies After Car Crashes Into Tree

A 39-year-old man from Big Lake was killed when his vehicle went off slick roads and crashed into a tree in Sherburne County Tuesday morning.

01/16/2013

(credit: CBS)

Cops: Irrigation Systems’ Electrical Wiring Being Stolen For Copper Content

Sherburne County authorities need the public’s help with any information concerning recent electrical wire theft from irrigation systems.

10/17/2012

(credit: CBS)

Sherburne Co. Snowmobile Clubs Bounce Back After Fire

A group of Sherburne County snowmobile clubs have reason to celebrate Saturday – 18 months after they were devastated by fire.

10/13/2012

Anthony Ross (credit: Sherburne County Sheriff's Office)

Cops: Man Found Asleep In Middle Of Road With Meth

Police arrested a 46-year-old Princeton, Minn., man after they found him asleep in his car in the middle of the road with methamphetamine.

08/31/2012

(credit: CBS)

Cops: Homeowner Catches Burglar In The Act

A Princeton man was arrested Thursday morning after allegedly stealing from an attached garage in Baldwin Township, just south of Princeton, Minn., police say.

07/05/2012

(credit: Sherburne County Jail)

Driver, 19, Charged In Deaths Of Motorcycle Couple

At the side of Sherburne County Road 17, west of Big Lake, is a simple memorial. It’s made of fresh flowers and a couple of simple crosses. The somber marker is a tragic reminder of one man’s alleged reckless driving and the innocent lives it cost.

06/05/2012

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Authorities: Bear Kills Dog At House Near Zimmerman

A bear killed a dog in the back yard of a residence in Livonia Township near Zimmerman Monday, according to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office.

05/07/2012

(credit: Sherburne County Jail)

Police: Man Arrested For Possessing And Distributing Child Porn

Authorities arrested a 29-year-old man from Becker, Minn., Thursday for allegedly possessing and distributing child pornography.

05/04/2012

crash, road, generic, accident, damage, fatal, highway, pavement

2 Killed In Motorcycle Crash In Sherburne Co.

A motorcyclist and his passenger were both killed in a crash involving another vehicle Wednesday afternoon. The crash happened on County Road 17 in Sherburne County, just south of Highway 10.

04/19/2012

crash, generic, accident, damage, fatal, cracked windshield

Big Lake Man Drives Into House, Dies

A 40-year-old Big Lake man is dead after he drove his SUV into the side of a house in Orrock Township Saturday, according to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office.

02/13/2012

(credit: SAM PANTHAKY/AFP/Getty Images)

MN Group Warns Of Dangers Of Mercury In Fish

An environmental group is warning Minnesotans to beware of mercury emissions in the fish they eat.

12/08/2011

clockwise, from upper left: Robin Blake, Elroy Huntington, Joshua Robertson, Chaz Tschida. (credit: Sherburne County)

5 Suspected In Sherburne Co. Theft Ring

Four adults and one juvenile male have been arrested in suspicion of running a theft ring in Sherburne County.

11/16/2011

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Police: Man Suffers Hunting-Related Gunshot Wound

A Clear Lake man got a shotgun slug in the forearm Saturday in what police called a hunting related accident.

11/05/2011

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Chaska Man Killed In Crash With Train

Authorities are investigating a train-vehicle crash that killed a Chaska, Minn. man in Sherburne County Tuesday.

10/11/2011

Jail Bars, generic, prison, arrested

Man Gets 30 Years For Sexually Abusing Boy

A 47-year-old Zimmerman man was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Thursday after he was convicted in April for sexually abusing a 12-year-old boy.

09/22/2011

more

previous