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Jeffrey Williams (Photo: Benton County Jail)
Jeffrey Williams (Photo: Benton County Jail)
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Wanted Princeton Man Arrested In Benton County After Fleeing Police

A Princeton man wanted for outstanding felony warrants, was arrested last night (Tuesday) after fleeing from police earlier in the day. Just before 1:00 p.m. the Minnesota State Patrol found a lavender pickup driven by 36-year-old Jeffrey Williams, who was wanted for several warrants, heading north on Highway 25.

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Christopher Fluharty & Charles Majaski
(Photos Courtesy of the Benton County Jail)
Christopher Fluharty & Charles Majaski (Photos Courtesy of the Benton County Jail)
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2 Rice Men Arrested on Alleged Drug Charges

Two Rice men have been arrested on alleged drug charges. The Benton County Sheriff's Office and the Rice Police Department used a search warrant to conduct a search warrant at 45 Sharon Place in Watab Township at about 10:30 a.m. yesterday (Thursday).

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Photo courtesy of the Benton County Jail
Photo courtesy of the Benton County Jail
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St. Cloud Woman Arrested in Benton County on Alleged Drug Charges

A Benton County Deputy arrested a woman after she was allegedly spotted driving suspiciously. The deputy was in Watab Township on another matter when he spotted the vehicle being driven by 36-year-old Mary Ann Terentieff of St. Cloud.

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Photo by Isaac Schweer, WJON
Photo by Isaac Schweer, WJON
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Kids Learn Safe And Smart Snowmobiling In Foley [VIDEO]

The Benton County Sheriff's Office invited kids from around the area to a youth snowmobiling safety course today.

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timo_w2s, Flickr
timo_w2s, Flickr
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Benton County Offering Youth Snowmobile Safety Certification

Despite the lack of snow, the Benton County Sheriff's Office will be holding a Youth Snowmobile Safety Course later this month. Kids ages 11-to-18 are eligible.

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Photo: Benton County Sheriff's Office Website
Photo: Benton County Sheriff's Office Website
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Benton County Sheriff’s Office Honored for Traffic Safety Efforts

The Benton County Sheriff's Office is one of eight Minnesota law enforcement agencies given the "Outstanding Agencies Award."

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Ryan Sokyka, Benton County Jail
Ryan Sokyka, Benton County Jail
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Sheriff: Girls Say Man Stalked Them Near Rice

A man has been arrested for allegedly stalking two girls near Rice. The Benton County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened on Sunday at about 12:30 p.m. on County Road 2, just east of Rice.

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Benton County Sheriff Issues High Water Warning

In the wake of yesterday's (Tuesday) river rescue, the Benton County Sheriff's Office is warning you of the dangers of high water. They are requesting boaters use caution on all waterways.

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Man From Hawaii Rescued On Swollen Platte River In Benton County

The Benton County Sheriff’s Office assisted with the rescue of a victim of a boating accident on the Platte River in northwestern Benton County. At about 1:55 pm today (Tuesday), the Benton County Sheriff’s Office received a call from a woman who had been involved in a boating accident in West Langola Township.

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Jamie Wylie, Photo courtesy of Foley Police
Jamie Wylie, Photo courtesy of Foley Police
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Autopsy Reveals Wylie Died From Gunshot, Authorities Continue Investigation

Investigators continue to ask for your help with information related to the death of Jamie Wylie.

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