ST. CLOUD -- With the general election nearing, WJON News continues our look at races that will impact central Minnesota. Today, we spotlight the race for Stearns County Sheriff. Current Stearns County Commissioner Mark Bromenschenkel is looking to leave his seat on the board and become Stearns Count…
Investigators raided an alleged pot farm in Stearns County today (Tuesday). The Central Minnesota Violent Offenders Task Force used a search warrant at a home on County Road 11 in Millwood Township near Freeport at about 6:30 a.m.
Three people had to be rescued from the Sauk River after their canoe capsized. The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened at about 7:30 p.m. last (Thursday) night near the Heim's Mill canoe access.
A semi carrying a load of sunflower seeds turned over yesterday (Friday), spilling its cargo. The Stearns County Sheriff's Department says the incident happened just before 12:30 p.m. on County Road 44 and County Road 45 in Lynden Township.