Stearns County Sheriff’s Office
A 52-year-old farmer in the central Minnesota town of Watkins lost five calves in a barn fire Friday morning, according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office.
Many townspeople in Cold Spring, Minn., said Friday that they think the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office owes 34-year-old Ryan Larson – the initial suspect in last year’s fatal officer shooting — a big apology.
Authorities say they have a new update in the investigation into the murder of a Cold Spring police officer. Officer Tom Decker was shot and killed in the line of duty last November.
The owner of a central Minnesota turkey barn says he’s out an estimated $500,000 after his barn, which housed 17,000 young turkeys, burned down, the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says.
A 43-year-old St. Cloud man had a short trip to jail Monday after being arrested for assault in connection with a fight on the roof of the Stearns County Jail, according to police.
Police say two men were arrested Wednesday after a robbery at a Walmart in St. Cloud.
A couple with a farm in rural Stearns County is thankful it still has cattle after a large fire destroyed two of their buildings over the weekend, according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office.
Authorities in Stearns County had to rescue a 16-year-old girl Tuesday afternoon from a lake after she lost consciousness while in the water.
Stearns County authorities are looking for a man with a Superman T-shirt after a girl said Monday that a man wearing such a shirt tried to abduct her.
Federal investigators say they’re making new progress in trying to find who’s responsible for a bombing in Minnesota more than three decades ago.
Two kayakers swept up in the fast-moving Mississippi River were rescued after they became stranded on an island on Monday.
Authorities in Stearns County rescued two kayakers Monday after the kayakers found themselves stranded on an island, unable to handle the fast-moving waters of the Mississippi River.
Authorities say no one was hurt when a car rear-ended a school bus carrying nearly two-dozen children in central Minnesota.
A small Minnesota community is mourning the loss of an 18-year-old football star who died in a silo accident Saturday.
Authorities found an 18-year-old Freeport man dead and pinned inside a grain silo Saturday afternoon in Stearns County, police said.