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Kids Survive Zimmerman School Bus Fire

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

12/18/2014

Trumpeter Swans

More Trumpeter Swans Getting Shot In Minnesota

During this year’s open of waterfowl season, the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center admitted more trumpeter swans for bullet wounds than ever before.

11/17/2014

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Zimmerman Man, 66, Found, Says Sherburne County Sheriff

The Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Zimmerman, Minnesota, man who has been missing since Wednesday.

10/03/2014

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Man, 20, Arrested With Modified Pistol In St. Cloud

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.

09/05/2014

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Sheriff: Albany Man, 23, Dies In Sherburne County Drowning

Authorities said the body of a 23-year-old Albany man was recovered from a Sherburne County lake Saturday night after an apparent drowning.

08/24/2014

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Zimmerman Drone Business Offers Minnesotans Bird’s-Eye Views

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.

08/11/2014

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Woman Charged With Sister In Drug Case To Plead

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.

08/02/2014

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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

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88-Year-Old Truck Driver Hits 2 Teens In Zimmerman

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.

03/11/2014

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DNR To Auction Seized Guns And Other Gear

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.

09/26/2013

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Charges: Man Raped Girl, 16, Multiple Times In One Day

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.

08/20/2013

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Local Attorney’s View Of Unresolved Issues In Zimmerman Case

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.

07/15/2013

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ME: Zimmerman Deaths Ruled Double Murder-Suicide

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.

04/02/2013

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Authorities ID Woman, 2 Kids Found Dead In Zimmerman

Authorities have identified the three people who were found dead inside a home in Zimmerman Sunday morning.

04/01/2013

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3 Found Dead Inside Zimmerman Home; No Suspects Sought

The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is assisting with a possible crime scene in Zimmerman, according to the authorities.

03/31/2013

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Zimmerman Man Arrested In Drug Growing Operation

A 35-year-old man from Zimmerman was arrested Wednesday night after a disturbance led authorities to find he was possessing and selling drugs, according to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office.

09/21/2012

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Good Question: ‘Reply All’: Olympic Medals, Flies & Popcorn

Curt in Andover asked: How much gold is in the Olympic gold medal? The gold in London is almost all silver. The International Olympic Committee requires there to be at least 6 grams of gold in a gold medal. The London medals are enormous. So they’re only 1.34 percent gold, 6 percent copper, almost 93 percent silver.

08/10/2012

Parents, Kids, Battleship, Colorado Shooting

How To Talk To Kids About The Movie Massacre

The shooting massacre in Colorado has left some feeling anxious and vulnerable.

07/21/2012

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Neighborhood On Edge After Bear Kills Dog

Livonia Township, east of Zimmerman, is a rural area with many of its homes surrounded by forest.

05/07/2012

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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

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Confiscated Hunting Guns, Bows To Go Up For Auction

If you’re one of the many game and fish law breakers who’ve had gear confiscated by a state conservation officer, pay attention.

04/23/2012

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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

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Ex-DEA Officer Gets 25 Years For Making Child Porn

A former investigator with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has been sentenced to 25 years in federal prison for producing child pornography.

07/29/2011

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Zimmerman Man Arrested In Stabbing

A 21-year-old Zimmerman man was arrested Thursday in connection with an early-morning stabbing.

04/21/2011

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Fire At Sherburne County Snowmobile Club An Accident

In the quiet pine forests of Sherburne County, spring is slowly cracking winter’s grip. Deep snow still covers the forest floor, hidden from the warm sunlight. But it’s a season that is ending tragically for three area snowmobile clubs.

03/29/2011

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