A cigarette butt is believed to be the cause of a grass fire in St. Wendel Township. The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says the fire was reported at about 5:45 p.m. on Wednesday at 7875 360th Street.
An Avon man has been hurt in a motorcycle crash. The Stearns County Sheriff's Department says the incident happened at about 7:00 p.m. on Saturday on County Road 3 and 450th Street in Holding Township, near Holdingford.
Fire crews were called to a barn fire near New Munich on Saturday. The fire was reported on Highway 237 in Oak Township. The dairy barn, which was about 40 feet by 120 feet, had flames coming out of the roof when the fire departments arrived.