2 Escape Frozen Stearns County Lake After ATV Breaks Though Thin IceTwo people were able to escape frigid waters Saturday evening when the ATV they were riding broke through thin ice on a central Minnesota lake.
Sheriff: None Hurt After Man Hanging Christmas Lights With Lift Snags Power LineAuthorities in central Minnesota say no one was hurt Sunday when a man putting up Christmas lights with an aerial lift snagged a power line, causing portions of the lift to start on fire.
Sheriff: Motorcyclist Critically Injured After Fleeing Deputy, Crashing In Waite ParkThe Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says a 31-year-old St. Joseph man is in critical condition after he fled from a deputy on a motorcycle and later crashed.
3 Hurt In Holding Township CrashAccording to the county sheriff's office, the crash happened at about 7:40 p.m. in Holding Township, near the intersection of County Road 17 and 165th Avenue.
Russell Heitzman, 33, Dies In Head-On Crash In Holding TownshipA pickup truck that was heading north attempted to pass another vehicle before striking an Oldsmobile Alero head-on.
Cyclist In Critical Condition After Colliding With Car In Central Minnesota TownThe Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says the crash happened around 11:20 a.m. on the Wobegon Trail in Holdingford, where the trail crosses Main Street.
Boy, 12, Airlifted To Hospital After Firework Explodes In His Hand A 12-year-old boy in central Minnesota was hospitalized Monday after a firework explode in his hand.
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.