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Rice Man Seriously Hurt When Motorcycle Collides With Deer

A Rice man is hospitalized after the motorcycle he was driving collided with a deer. The Benton County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened last (Sunday) night just before 7:30 p.m. one mile east of Highway 10 on Little Rock Road northeast.

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Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Benton County Road

A small plane was forced to make an emergency landing on a Benton County road yesterday (Sunday). The incident happened at about 1:45 p.m.

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Fort Ripley Man Arrested In Benton County After Alleged Erratic Driving Report

A Fort Ripley man has been arrested in Benton County, thanks to the help of an alert driver. The incident began at about 9:30 p.m. on Thursday when a driver called to report they were following another vehicle that went through two stop signs on Benton County Road 13.

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Benton County Adds List Of Jail Inmates Online

The Benton County Sheriff's office has made it easier to see who is being held in the county jail. They've launched a new on-line Inmate Public Information page.

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Jamie Wylie, Photo courtesy of Foley Police
Jamie Wylie, Photo courtesy of Foley Police
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UPDATE: Medical Examiner Identifies the Body Found In East St. Cloud

The Benton County Sheriff has released the name of the body found in east St. Cloud yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon. The Midwest Medical Examiners office says it's the body of 31-year-old Jamie Wylie of Foley.

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Photo by WJON.com's Alex Svejkovsky
Photo by WJON.com's Alex Svejkovsky
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News @ Noon: Chief Deputy Heck Talks Benton County Sheriff’s Department [AUDIO]

The Benton County Sheriff's Department's Chief Deputy Troy Heck stopped by the WJON studios today (Monday) during the News @ Noon show. Heck says the department has about 80 total employees, about 30 of them are sworn officers.

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Police Search Home On Golden Spike Road, 3 Behind Bars

The Benton County Sheriff's Department has arrested three people on various charges. Officials say they watched a vehicle leave a home on Golden Spike Road and stop in the Sauk Rapids Post Office parking lot at about 5:30 p.m. yesterday (Wednesday).

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Central MN Counties Reporting Fewer Crash Numbers Today

Fewer crashes are being reported in Stearns and Benton Counties compared to Monday's snowfall.

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St. Cloud Man Facing Multiple Charges After Chase In Benton County

A man whose pickup truck was stolen helped Benton County deputies chase down the man who allegedly took it. Twenty-six-year-old Daniel Boggs junior is facing charges of motor vehicle theft, fleeing police, criminal damage to property, and tampering with a motor vehicle.

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Sauk Rapids Man Arrested After High Speed Chase In Stolen Vehicle

A Sauk Rapids man is in jail after leading deputies on a high speed chase in a stolen vehicle. The Benton County Sheriff's Department says the incident began at about 11:20 p.m. last (Thursday) night near the intersection of Highway 23 and Highway 95.

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