Deputy Opens Fire During Struggle With Suspect Near Litchfield, Sheriff SaysA Meeker County sheriff’s deputy fired their service weapon Sunday afternoon during a struggle with a suspect near Litchfield.
2 Runaway Teens Will Face Charges After Leading Deputy On Pursuit In Stolen Car, Sheriff's Office SaysOne teen was released to a parent after turning themselves in, while the other has eluded authorities.
Rural Minnesota Sees Rise In Catalytic Converter TheftsCatalytic converter thefts aren’t just on the rise in the Twin Cities, some rural Minnesota counties have seen cases more than double since last year.
1 Killed In Acton Township ShootingA man is dead after a shooting in Acton Township on Friday evening.
Sheriff: 1 Dead, 1 In Critical Condition After Industrial Accident In Meeker Co.One person is dead and another is in critical condition following an industrial accident in Meeker County Friday morning.
Sheriff: 4 Arrested In Connection To Drug-Related Shooting In Meeker Co.Four people have been arrested in connection to a drug-related shooting Sunday in Litchfield Township.
Dead Body Found Along Road In Central MN Identified As Justin Warnke, Suspect In CustodyWarnke, 34, was found on the 74500 block of 309th Street, according to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office.
'Booby Traps' Found In Central Minnesota Farm FieldAuthorities in central Minnesota say someone left "booby traps" in a farmer's field apparently meant to damage farm equipment.
Cannon Found In Dassel Residence During Drug RaidTwo Dassel residents are in custody after a search warrant yielded drugs and weapons -- including a working cannon.
State Patrol: High Snowbank Played Role In Crash That Hurt Deputy Kaylin HareMeeker County Sheriff's Deputy Kaylin Hare was hurt after her squad vehicle was stuck by an SUV Wednesday morning, and high snowbanks played a role in the crash.
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.
Sheriff: More Than 8,000 Turkeys Lost In Meeker County Barn FireMore than 8,000 turkeys died Tuesday in a barn fire in central Minnesota, according to the Meeker County Sheriff's Office.
Sheriff: Hutchinson Man Seriously Hurt In Meeker County CrashA 32-year-old Hutchinson man was seriously hurt in a crash in south central Minnesota Saturday night.
Fire Damages Tractor In Meeker CountyA tractor in Meeker County sustained $40,000 worth of damage in a fire early Wednesday morning.
Sheriff: Driver Fleeing Authorities Crashes In Meeker CountyA 29-year-old Kingston man is facing charges after fleeing authorities in an apparent stolen truck on Friday before crashing into a ravine.