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.
Sheriff: 2 Dead After Pickup Truck Strikes Horse-Drawn BuggyTwo people were killed Sunday after a pickup truck hit their horse-drawn buggy from behind on County Road 9 just south of Queens Road in Stearns County.
Space Heater To Blame, Smoke Detectors To ThankA young Stearns County father has no doubt in his mind -- working smoke detectors saved his family's lives. Robert Power, his wife and three little girls were fast asleep at 2 a.m. Monday morning. That's when the shrieking sirens alerted them to smoke and fire in their toddler's bedroom.
Man Distracted By Cellphone Rolls Vehicle, Suffers InjuriesA man who said he was distracted by his cellphone rolled his vehicle several times and suffered injuries early Tuesday morning, according to the Stearns County Sheriff.
Woman Arrested After Alleged Reckless Driving, Brandishing HandgunA 46-year-old woman was arrested after she allegedly brandished a handgun at a family.
2 Teens Critically Injured After Driver Strikes Tree Head-OnTwo teenagers suffered critical injuries after a pickup truck carrying them and four others left a Stearns County roadway Saturday and struck a large tree head-on. Authorities say the 17-year-old driver had been drinking.
Mild Form Of Bird Flu Found In Stearns County Turkey FlockH5N2 low pathogenic avian influenza, a milder strain of bird flu that does not pose a public health risk or food safety concern, has been found in a Stearns County turkey flock.
Deputy Shot By Compound Bow ‘Doing Well’ & ‘Will Make Full Recovery’A Stearns County Sheriff’s deputy is recovering well after being shot by a stolen bow and arrow during a standoff Thursday.