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Authorities Find Missing 2-Year-Old Boy Near Richmond

A missing toddler was found Thursday night. The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says they were called about a missing two-year-old boy at about 6:15 p.m.

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Sheriff Appoints Jon Lentz as Stearns County Chief Deputy

Stearns County Sheriff Don Gudmunson has chosen Jon Lentz as his Chief Deputy.

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Stearns County Sheriff Don Gudmundson, photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
Stearns County Sheriff Don Gudmundson, photo by WJON.com's Jim Maurice
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New Stearns County Sheriff Making Changes, Needs to Name #2 in Command

The new Stearns County Sheriff has hit the ground running. Don Gudmundson was appointed by the county commissioners last Tuesday, and he was sworn in on Wednesday.

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New Stearns County Sheriff Don Gudmundson being sworn in.  Photo courtesy of Stearns County via Twitter
New Stearns County Sheriff Don Gudmundson being sworn in. Photo courtesy of Stearns County via Twitter
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UPDATE: Bechtold Retires After Board Names Former Dakota County Sheriff as Stearns County Sheriff

The Stearns County Board of Commissioners are going with an outsider to take over as sheriff. During Tuesday's board meeting, commissioners voted three-to-two to hire former Dakota County Sheriff Don Gudmundson.

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Three Candidates Named as Finalists for Stearns Sheriff

Stearns County commissioners have chosen three finalists to fill the remaining term of sheriff after John Sanner retired last month.

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Stearns County to Take Applications for Sheriff

The Stearns County Board of Commissioners has decided how to fill the sheriff's term left vacant with the retirement of John Sanner.

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Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner -- WJON News
Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner -- WJON News
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Stearns County Commissioners to Consider Sanner Replacement

Stearns County commissioners Tuesday, will consider how to fill the sheriff vacancy. Sheriff John Sanner is retiring Monday leaving the position open until the board appoints a replacement.

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Stearns County Used Phone Calls to Alert Waite Park Residents About a Fugitive

Some Waite Park residents got a voicemail from the Stearns County Sheriff's Office Sunday as officers were searching for a fugitive.

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Sartell Man Dead After Being Hit by Car While Riding His Bicycle

A Sartell man is dead after he was hit by a car while riding his bicycle. The incident happened at 6:20 p.m. Tuesday on County Road 2, south of County Road 4 in St. Wendel Township.

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One Person Killed in Freeport House Fire

One person is dead after a house fire in Freeport on Tuesday morning. The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened just after 3:30 a.m. at 203 1st Avenue South. Responders arrived and found the home fully engulfed in flames.

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