Sheriff: 2-Year-Old Rescued After Falling Into Liquid Manure PitOfficials in Stearns County say a toddler is safe after falling into a liquid manure pit.
Crews Battles Fire After Lightning Strikes Central Minnesota HomeA lightning strike is believed to be the cause of a house fire Tuesday afternoon as thunderstorms rumbled over central Minnesota.
Coronavirus In MN: New York Times Dubs St. Cloud A Potential COVID-19 Hot Spot; Mayor Says 'Don't Fixate On The Numbers'The New York Times labeled St. Cloud as the top potential hot spot for COVID-19 in the country -- but Mayor Dave Kleis feels people must look beyond the numbers.
Man Dies After Being Ejected In Stearns County CrashAt about 4:20 a.m., officers responded to a report of a crash at 125th Avenue and 440th Street in Brockway Township, near Opole.
Investigation Underway After Building Fire Causes $800K In Damage In Stearns CountyA fire investigation is underway after a fire at a waste management building caused more than $800,000 in damage in Stearns County.
Officers Injured While Making Arrest In Sauk CentreTwo Sauk Centre police officers were treated for minor injuries following a confrontation with an armed suspect Saturday night. The police department said around 5:30 p.m., officers saw a man they recognizes from a prior Stearns County warrant.
Officials ID Truck Driver Killed In Stearns County CrashOfficials have identified a 61-year-old truck driver who died Thursday night in central Minnesota when his semi went off Interstate 94 and slammed into the median.
Sheriff: Central Minnesota Home Struck By Lightning, None HurtAuthorities say no one was hurt in central Minnesota after a home was struck by lightning amid the early morning storms Wednesday.
Parts Of Stearns Co. Experiencing Disruption In 911 Calls From LandlinesThe Stearns County Sheriff's Office says parts of the county are experiencing a disruption of services with calls to 911 Tuesday afternoon.
Man Guilty In 2018 Truck-Buggy Crash That Killed 2The man who drove his pickup truck into a horse-drawn buggy in Avon, Minnesota last year will be sentenced for one count of misdemeanor careless driving on October 24. The Stearns County District Court says 24-year-old Marc Knapp amended his plea to 'guilty' in the crash that resulted in the deaths of two people, Bob and Joan Keppers. 
Sauk Centre Man Briefly Detained After Stearns Co. Admin. Building Bomb ThreatA 51-year-old Sauk Centre man was briefly arrested Friday in connection to a bomb threat at the Stearns County Administration Building.