Several dozen elementary school students in Sherburne County are safe after the bus they were on burst into flames Tuesday. The driver smelled smoke moments before the fire. He pulled the bus over and got the kids off quickly. The students were on their way home from Zimmerman and Westwood elementary schools. Even though the kids are OK, they are dealing with some inconvenient
During this year’s open of waterfowl season, the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center admitted more trumpeter swans for bullet wounds than ever before.
The Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Zimmerman, Minnesota, man who has been missing since Wednesday.
A Zimmerman man is facing felony weapon charges after St. Cloud police found him with an automatic pistol while responding to a separate gun complaint. Enrico Antonio Ritchard Howe, 20, is being held at Stearns County Jail on felony weapon charges.
Authorities said the body of a 23-year-old Albany man was recovered from a Sherburne County lake Saturday night after an apparent drowning.
EyeAerial is a small business out of Zimmerman, Minn. founded by two friends who turned a hobby into careers. If you’ve never heard of EyeAerial, chances are you’ve seen their work. They record aerial cinematography using drones and cameras. It first started as a hobby for Josh Kunze, who is the co-owner of EyeAerial, Aerial Media Solutions.
One of two sisters from Minnesota accused of dealing large quantities of methamphetamine in North Dakota says she will also plead guilty in the case. Jennifer and Jacqueline Weiss, of Zimmerman, Minnesota, are charged with conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute more than 500 grams of meth.
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.
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.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will auction off more than 200 guns along with other seized hunting and fishing equipment Saturday. The auction is at the Hiller Auction Barn in Zimmerman.
A 22-year-old man from Nowthen is accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl multiple times over the course of one day, according to charges filed Tuesday in Anoka County Court. Kelly Eugene Jenkins was charged by the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office with three felony counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct in connection with the incident, which happened Aug. 13.
Local attorney Tom Shroyer of Moss and Barnett joined John Hines on the WCCO Morning News to talk about the George Zimmerman case on Monday morning.
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 Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is assisting with a possible crime scene in Zimmerman, according to the authorities.