Kayaker Finds Body In Mississippi RiverA kayaker reported a male body in the Mississippi River near the St. Cloud Hospital Wednesday evening, the Stearns County Sheriff's Office said. The body has not yet been identified and the Midwest Medical Examiner's Office is completing an autopsy.
Teen Injured After Falling Asleep At Wheel In Stearns CountyAuthorities say the Clearwater teen was traveling southbound on County Road 75 when he drove into a ditch, hit a driveway approach and flew 150 feet before hitting the ground. The vehicle then struck a tree and came to a stop.
No-Wake Restrictions In Stearns County Lakes Amid High Water LevelsWith Memorial Day weekend quickly approaching, the Stearns County Sheriff's Office reminds lake-goers to reduce boating speeds on lakes with high water levels. The office announced a no-wake restriction on all Stearns County area lakes and rivers, meaning no watercraft can produce a wake within 300 feet of the shore. 
Man Charged With Misdemeanor In Truck-Buggy Crash That Killed 2An Avon man who struck a horse-drawn buggy from behind, killing its two passengers, has been charged with a misdemeanor.
Emerald Ash Borer Discovered In Stearns CountyMinnesota agriculture officials placed Stearns County under an emergency quarantine to limit movement of firewood and ash material after emerald ash borer (EAB) was discovered within the county.
Officials: House Fire Believed To Have Started From Cigarette ButtsA family escaped from their Brockway Township home Saturday after they woke up to find the deck was on fire.
St. Cloud Man Gets 20 Years For Sex Trafficking ChargesA 25-year-old man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for multiple sex trafficking and prostitution promotion charges involving two women, including a juvenile.
Elderly Man’s Body Recovered From Burned Field In Stearns CountyAn investigation is underway after an elderly man’s body was found in a burned field in Stearns County.
Semi Driver Could Face Charges After Hitting, Killing Pregnant WomanA semi-truck driver could face charges in a crash that killed a pregnant mother.
Pregnant Woman Killed After Semi Runs Stop Sign In Stearns CountyPolice say a 30-year-old pregnant woman died Monday morning after the vehicle she was driving was hit by a semi that failed to stop at an intersection in Stearns County.
Victims Identified In Fatal Pickup Truck-Buggy CrashThe two occupants of the buggy were killed in the crash. On Monday, the victims were identified as Robert Alois Keppers and Mary Joan Keppers.