Police In Meeker County Report Fatal Officer-Involved ShootingThe police department statement says that both the driver and an occupant from the vehicle exited and "at one point there was an exchange of gunfire." The release does not make it clear who shot the driver or whether multiple officers fired.
Bus Crash In Meeker County Leaves 3 InjuredA woman and two children were transported to a hospital after a car crashed into a school bus Friday morning.
Man, 44, Killed In Crash With Semi Wasn't Wearing Seat BeltThe crash happened along Highway 15 near County Road 18 at about 7 a.m. The driver of a Ford Taurus crossed the center line and crashed with the semi.
Man, 28, Arrested After Crashing Stolen Car In Southern MinnesotaA 28-year-old man was arrested Tuesday night after allegedly stealing a car and crashing it in southern Minnesota.
2 Men In Custody In Connection To Fatal Shooting In Meeker CountyTwo men are in custody in connection to a fatal shooting last week in central Minnesota.
Central Minnesota Man Arrested After Leading Police On 23-Mile Chase, Frigid Foot PursuitA central Minnesota man is in jail after leading police an hours-long chase Wednesday night.
Sheriff: Dassel Man Arrested For Threatening Cell Tower Workers With Skid LoaderThe Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says a man is in custody after he threatened cell phone utility workers with a skid loader -- while also under the influence of alcohol -- on Tuesday morning.
Father, Son Arrested And Awaiting Charges Of Burglarizing High SchoolPolice believe the two, who are being held at the Meeker County Jail and awaiting charges, were responsible for two prior burglaries at the school Nov. 14 and Dec. 5.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Businesses Are Struggling To SurviveSome of those businesses deemed “essential” and allowed to remain open have had to adjust to operating with smaller staffs or reduced services.
Authorities Investigating After Stolen Vehicle Found On Fire In Meeker CountyThe Meeker County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a stolen vehicle was discovered on fire Sunday morning.
Lorenz Canfield, 80, Killed In Meeker County Semi CrashAn 80-year-old man died Thursday night in central Minnesota after his pickup collided head-on with a semi truck.
Sheriff: Man Finds Help In Nearby Fish House After Truck Breaks Through Ice Officials in central Minnesota say a man was able to get himself to a nearby fish house after his pickup truck broke through the ice on a frozen lake.
Sheriff: Bystanders Free Man Trapped In Burning Car After CrashAuthorities in central Minnesota say bystanders were able to free a man trapped in a burning car Wednesday afternoon in the moments after a car crash.
Man Wanted For Assault Remains At LargeThe 38-year-old Brainerd man on the run is wanted for domestic assault, possessing a stolen vehicle and possessing a firearm as a felon.
1 Dead After Crash In Meeker CountyA 19-year-old woman is dead after losing control of her vehicle and crashing into oncoming traffic.