Sheriff's Office: 1,400+ Pot Plants Seized In Central Minn.The Meeker County Sheriff's Office says officers who went to arrest a fugitive with an out-of-state warrant ended up uncovering a large-scale marijuana growing operation in Dassel.
Dassel-Cokato School Board Member Accused Of Sexually Assaulting WomanA 40-year-old Dassel man is accused of drugging a female victim and sexually assaulting her at his residence earlier this month.
Finding Minnesota: Whimsy GreenA blind date brought the Lundeens together. An old farmhouse helped them realize it was meant to be.
New Chronic Wasting Disease Case Found In Central MinnesotaMinnesota officials have found another case of chronic wasting disease, this time in a captive deer that died on a farm in Meeker County near Dassel in central Minnesota.
Meeker Co. Sheriff: Alcohol A Suspected Factor In Serious ATV CrashThe Meeker County Sheriff's Office says alcohol is a suspected factor in a serious ATV crash in Dassel Township.
Girl, 16, Attempts To Attack Family, Flees Police In Meeker Co.A 16-year-old girl was arrested Friday night after attempting to attack her family and fleeing police. According to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office, around 8:12 p.m. deputies received a call of a domestic situation on the 27500 block of 695th Avenue in Dassel.
Man, 51, In Custody For Allegedly Shooting At Another ManA 51-year-old man is in custody Thursday for allegedly shooting at another male Sunday evening. According to the Carver County Sheriff's Office, police responded to a call of a gunshot at 8:47 p.m. Sunday at a residence in the 300 block of Park Street E. in New Germany, Minn.
Woman, 43, Dies After St. Cloud 2-Vehicle CrashA 43-year-old Annandale woman is dead after a two-vehicle crash in St. Cloud, according to police. At 5:43 p.m. Saturday, police responded to the crash report on the intersection of 40th Street South and County Road 136.
J.M. Cremps: Local Business Where Boys Can Be BoysAll this week at WCCO-TV, we're highlighting small businesses here in Minnesota. For Tuesday, we’re highlighting a new store at the Mall of America where boys can be boys. J.M. Cremps already has a store west of the Twin Cities in Dassel, but the owners have opened a new store at the Mall of America in Bloomington.
State Patrol: Sideswipe Crash Kills 1 In Meeker Co. One person died Monday morning in Meeker County when a car sideswiped a semi-tractor on Highway 12, the State Patrol says.
Snowmobiler Killed After Collision With TrainA 31-year-old man from Silver Lake was killed Saturday night when the snowmobile he was driving hit a train west of the Twin Cities.
Heating Issue Closes Dassel-Cokato High SchoolA high school west of the Twin Cities was closed Monday morning and students were sent home following an issue with a heating system, district officials said.
Safety Urged After Dassel Sled DeathA day on the sledding hill had a tragic end for one Dassel family. A 10-year-old girl died when her sled hit a stump Thursday afternoon at her grandparents’ house.
Girl, 10, Dies In Sledding Accident In DasselA 10-year-old girl is dead after a sledding accident that happened west of the Twin Cities on Thursday, authorities said.