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Man Killed In Stearns County Farm Accident ID’d

Authorities say a 75-year-old man was killed in a farm accident in Stearns County.

05/30/2012

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Police: Thief Used Boat To Steal Gas From Boats

Authorities in Stearns County are seeking the public’s help to solve a series of boat and pontoon thefts.

05/23/2012

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Man Gets 10 Years In Stearns County Fatal Crash

A 44-year-old Illinois man was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Wednesday in connection with the Aug. 16, 2009 crash that killed a 19-year-old man in Stearns County.

05/16/2012

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Mother, 2 Toddlers Injured In Stearns Co. Rollover

A 27-year-old mother and her two 3-year-olds had to be taken to the hospital after a rollover crash near Richmond, Minn. Tuesday, according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office.

05/09/2012

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Man Dies In ATV Crash In Stearns Co.

One man is dead after crashing into a tree on an ATV.

04/08/2012

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Body Found In Open Water On Rice Lake

Stearns County sheriff’s officials say the ATV operator whose body was found in Rice Lake was a Paynesville man.

01/30/2012

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Police: Body, ATV Found In Open Water On Rice Lake

Authorities found a body and an ATV in open water on the west side of Rice Lake Friday evening, the Stearns County Sheriff’s Department said.

01/28/2012

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1 Dead In Stearns County Crash

One person was killed after his pickup truck went off the road and crashed into a tree, according to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office.

12/13/2011

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Man Shot In Back During Minn. Drug Bust Gets $350K

Stearns County’s insurance trust has paid $350,000 to a man who was shot in the back by a sheriff’s lieutenant during a drug bust.

10/12/2011

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19-Year-Old Killed In Stearns Co. Crash

A 19-year-old woman was killed in a single-car crash in Stearns County Wednesday afternoon.

10/06/2011

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Burning Hay Bales Block Stearns Co. Road

Police are investigating after a number of large bales of hay were found burning on a Stearns County road.

08/16/2011

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Heavy Rains Raise Lake Levels In Wright, Stearns County

One area where the water’s really been on the rise is in Stearns County in central Minnesota. We don’t think of sandbagging as a summertime chore, but that’s what a number of cabin owners are being forced to do.

07/28/2011

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High Water Levels Force No-Wake Restrictions On Some Lakes

Last week’s seven inch rainfall in central Minnesota is creating dangerously high levels on a number of lakes. That means emergency no wake restrictions are once again in effect on many area lakes.

07/22/2011

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Body Found In Stearns County Lake

Stearns County sheriff’s deputies are investigating after the body of a 73-year-old man was found in a county lake.

07/21/2011

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4-Year-Old Drowns In Stearns County

Stearns County sheriff’s deputies say a 4-year-old girl reported missing in a Clearwater park apparently drowned in a lake there.

07/19/2011

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