04/17/2015 - 12:00 PM
A Buffalo man suffered from serious injuries after a car accident on Highway 55 near Buffalo Thursday evening.
A report from the Minnesota State Patrol says 20-year-old Brody Stevens was slowing down on eastbound Highway 55 while preparing to take a left turn on to County Road 33 and was rear-ended by 59-year-old Denver Kent of Coon Rapids.
Stevens was treated for serious injuries, while Kent was treated for non-life threatening injuries.
04/16/2015 - 5:00 PM
The St. Cloud Police Department is asking for the public’s help in solving a burglary at Powerhouse Outdoor Equipment in St. Cloud early Tuesday morning.
Lieutenant Jeff Oxton says officers were sent to the outdoor equipment store just before 5 a.m. Tuesday morning because of a security alarm. When officers would arrive they found a broken window at the business.
After further investigation it was determined that the suspects entered the store through the broken window and removed a number of handheld equipment including three chainsaws. The suspects had left before police had arrived.
The St. Cloud Police Department encourages anyone with information to contact them at 320-251-1200.
04/16/2015 - 11:30 AM
Firefighters were called to a grass fire in Holding Township on Wednesday afternoon.
Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner says deputies and Holdingford Fire Department were dispatched to a field on fire on County Road 151. Firefighters put out fire and said two acres of grass burned. No injuries were reported in the fire.
59-year-old Eldred Jonas of Avon was making stack of corn stalks when he noticed the fire. The cause of the fire is believed to be a spark from his equipment.
04/16/2015 - 11:00 AM
Firefighters were called to a grass fire in St. Wendel Township on Wednesday afternoon.
Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner says deputies received a fire report from residents on 360th Street just before 6 p.m. They said the fire was burning out of control on the north ditch of the area near a high line pole and spread into a swamp. The St. Stephen Fire Department was called and successfully put out the fire.
The cause of fire is believed to be a cigarette butt thrown out on the roadway. Sanner says the public is urged not to discard their cigarette butts onto any roadway.
04/16/2015 - 10:30 AM
A Buffalo woman died after a two-car crash on the south side of Highway 25 on Wednesday afternoon.
The Minnesota State Patrol says 87-year-old Lorraine Kurtz was driving a car westbound on Anderson Avenue while trying to turn onto southbound Highway 25. While turning onto Highway 25, Kurtz came out in front of a Peterbilt truck driven by 32-year-old Korey Fritz of Ottertail. He was traveling northbound and broadsided Kurtz's vehicle.
04/16/2015 - 10:30 AM
A Sauk Rapids woman was taken to the hospital after a rollover accident on County Road 21 Wednesday afternoon.
Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner says deputies responded to a two-car accident at the intersection of County Road 9 and 21 in Eden Lake Township just north of Eden Valley.
43-year-old Lisa Dahl was driving a an SUV southbound on Country Road 9 and 78-year-old Kenneth Bates was driving his car westbound on Country Road 21 and failed to see Dahl and passed through the stop sign. Bates collided with Dahl causing her vehicle to rollover two times before coming to a halt in the west ditch.
Eden Valley Rescue checked Dahl out of her Jeep, while Bates was taken to the Paynesville hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Both of the drivers had their seatbelts on and their airbags deployed.
04/16/2015 - 10:00 AM
An Oklahoma City man was arrested after a vehicle pursuit on county road two near Daily Hill road early Thursday morning.
Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner says deputies tried to stop 33-year-old Daniel Boyd Yahola for driving at a high speed of 70 mph.
Yahola refused to stop and deputies had to pursue the pickup and operate a precision immobilization maneuver to stop the driver. Yahola was arrested and taken to the Stearns County Jail with the assistance of Cold Spring Police Department.
No alcohol or drug is involved and it is not clear why the driver did not stop. Yahola is being charged with fleeing from police and speeding.
04/15/2015 - 4:30 PM
The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office has issued a warning of a phone scam involving someone claiming to be from the IRS and Sterns County Sheriff’s Office demanding money for back taxes.
Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner says they received several complaints from residents who say they received a call from someone who stated that they were an IRS employee working with a Stearns County Investigator.
The caller demands payment or else a deputy will come to arrest the resident. In some cases the caller ID even shows that call is coming from the sheriff’s office.
Stearns County Sheriff’s Office recommends that anyone who receives a call like this hang up immediately and not give any personal information to the caller.
04/15/2015 - 11:00 AM
April 24, 2015 marks 100 years since the Armenian Genocide in Constantinople. During the month of April, the Armenian Genocide of 1915 to 1923 will be remembered on the campus of St. Cloud State University through three different events.
The first event features the Armenian-American author, Meline Toumani who will speak on Wednesday, April 15 at 7 p.m. in Ritsche Auditorium.
On Thursday, April 16 at 10 a.m. a New York freelance writer Tourmani will host an informal discussion in the Voyageurs Room at the Atwood Memorial Center.
The final event is the presentation of the 2002 film Ararat on Wednesday, April 22 at 6:30 p.m. in the Atwood Theatre. The Center for Holocaust and Genocide Education is hosting all the events.
04/15/2015 - 9:15 AM
ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (AP) - Stearns County authorities say they have located the driver suspected in a hit-and-run that killed a 5-year-old boy in St. Joseph.
Police say Cody Nuckolls was struck by a vehicle about 2:30 p.m. Monday on a road outside his family's mobile home. They say the accident happened after his mother crossed the street to wait for another child to get off a school bus, but the bus blocked her view of the boy when he was hit by the vehicle.
Police say the boy's mother saw him collapse on the pavement, but she wasn't immediately aware that a vehicle hit him. Nuckolls was later pronounced dead at a hospital.
Investigators were able to identify the vehicle and driver after reviewing video from the school bus.
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LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) - Nearly a year after a Little Falls homeowner was found guilty of fatally shooting two teenage intruders, those who believe he was wrongly convicted meet regularly to strategize on how to reverse the jury's verdict.
04/07/2015 - 10:30 AM
The Minnesota Dance Ensemble will perform a modern dance at the Paramount Theater later in April.
After eight months of training, eight local dancers will perform dance. The Artistic Director Cat Barnes says this production would help people to have a better understanding of what dance is. Executive director Kerri Golombecki says modern and professional dances are under-represented in St. Cloud and this is an opportunity for people to see this kind of artistic expression.
The event will happen on April 24th at 7:00 p.m. For more information please visit kvsc dot org slash news.
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