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Jacob Terwey (Stearns County Inmate Photo)
Jacob Terwey (Stearns County Inmate Photo)
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St. Joseph Man Arrested After Stabbing Incident

A 50-year-old St. Joseph man has been arrested for allegedly stabbing another man. The Stearns County Sheriff's Department says the incident happened at about 9:30 p.m. last (Thursday) night in St. Joseph Township.

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Vehicle Fire Reported Near St. Stephen

There was a vehicle fire near St. Stephen on Saturday night. The fire started in the engine compartment of a 1998 Chevrolet Monte Carlo.

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4 Hurt In Two Vehicle Crash

Four people were hurt in a two-vehicle crash. The Stearns County Sheriff's Department says the incident happened just after 7:30 a.m. this (Friday) morning on County Road 65 in Melrose Township.

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Milk Truck Collides With School Bus In Stearns County

Stearns County authorities say a milk truck tried to stop on an icy road but ended up colliding with a stopped school bus.Seven children were on the bus, but no one in either vehicle was hurt in the Wednesday morning crash.

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Two Snowmobilers Escape Injury When Sleds Fall Through Ice

Two snowmobilers are okay, after their snowmobiles fell through the ice. The riders were 14-year-old Isaih Handy of St. Cloud and 36-year-old Matthew Skudlarek of St. Cloud. They say they were going through a channel when they broke through the ice.

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Deputies On Snowmobiles Arrest Alleged Drunk Driver In Pick-up

Two deputies on snowmobiles arrested a St. Cloud man for allegedly driving drunk. The Stearns County deputies were patrolling the Rockville area on their sleds on Saturday night at about 6:00 p.m. when they spotted a 1998 Toyota Tacoma allegedly driving erratically.

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Top 10: #1 – Jacob Wetterling Investigation

ST. JOSEPH -- After years of investigating and tracking down hundreds, if not thousands of leads, the Jacob Wetterling abduction again took center stage this summer. It's our top ranked story of 2010

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St. Cloud Woman Hurt By Loose Wheel

A St. Cloud woman suffered a broken leg when she was struck by a wheel. 53-year-old Jeanne McGuire was standing at her mailbox when she was hit by the wheel, which had broken off a tandem axel trailer.

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Sheriff Investigating Theft At Ski Resort

The Stearns County Sheriff's Department is asking for your help as they investigate a theft at the Powder Ridge Ski Resort. Someone stole a piece of snowboard equipment. The theft may have happened sometime over the summer, but it was first reported to authorities on November 16th.

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Fire Destroys St. Joseph Township Home

A family in St. Joseph Township lost their home in a fire last (Tuesday) night. Four people were in the home when the fire started. Robert and Nancy Anderson, along with their son Daniel, and Steven Zotter all escaped with no injuries.

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