Benton County Newswire

Benton County Newswire

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  1. Theft at Sauk Rapids shelter robs dogs of outdoor timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | St. Cloud Times

    Theft at Sauk Rapids shelter robs dogs of outdoor time Shelter manager says thieves covered security cameras, stole metal partitions, caused $6,000 to $10,000 in damage. Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://on.sctimes.com/2x0HTPL Shelter manager Leslie Fisher shows an area Monday, Oct. 16, that metal kennel fences were stolen from at Central Minnesota Animal Care and Control in Sauk Rapids.

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  2. First-responders to be honored for saving life of 18-month-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | St. Cloud Times

    The seven responders performed life-saving measures on 18-month-old Jace Josephson, who is now awaiting a heart transplant at the Mayo Clinic First-responders to be honored for saving life of 18-month-old The seven responders performed life-saving measures on 18-month-old Jace Josephson, who is now awaiting a heart transplant at the Mayo Clinic Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://on.sctimes.com/2kpNo8J Benton County will honor seven first-responders who saved the life of an 18-month-old child, according to Benton County Sheriff Troy Heck. At 5 p.m. Aug. 15 the Benton County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from Akasha Ness-Breitwieser, saying her 18-month-old son, Jace Josephson, was not breathing.

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  3. Central MN First Responders to be Honored For Saving ToddlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... and had no heartbeat. Phenow began administering CPR until paramedics arrived. State Trooper James Orlando and Benton County Sheriff's Deputy Ron Thomas soon arrived and continued life saving efforts until Gold Cross Ambulance arrived. The ...

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  4. St. Cloud man sentenced for second robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | St. Cloud Times

    ... aggravated robbery for the robbery of Knotty Pine Liquors in east St. Cloud. He was sentenced June 16 in Benton County to four years and nine months for that offense. Lofton was caught after officers followed footprints from the Knotty Pine robbery ...

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  5. Little Rock Lake Association Pinning Hopes for Cleaner Water on a Draw Down Next SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    A Benton County lake has long been known for its green colored water. Mary Saldana has lived on Little Rock Lake for 30 years.

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  6. Gun Club Offering Chance For Kids To Learn About Guns, Shoot For FreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... to promote safe gun handling and just to get involved in the shooting sports." "We have coaches available from Benton County firearms safety, Foley trap and 4-H shooting sports trap teams that will be helping the kids." Kids are welcome to bring ...

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  7. Benton County Authorities Searching for Stolen Flatbed TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... g beaver tail fold down ramps and a storage box on the tongue. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Benton County Sheriff's Office at 320-968-7201 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 800-255-1301.

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  8. Benton County asks for help in investigation of trailer theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | St. Cloud Times

    Benton County asks for help in investigation of trailer theft Flatbed trailer was taken from a business near Rice Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://on.sctimes.com/2x1xQuv A trailer similar to this one was stolen the weekend of Sept. 9-10 from a lot near U.S. Highway 10. FOLEY - The Benton County Sheriff's Office is asking the public for information that could help in a theft investigation.

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  9. Appeals court upholds assault convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... in prison. The case stemmed from an incident on July 30, 2015, when a man found Rinkel on his farm property in Benton County. Rinkel had a trailer backed into the landowner's storage shed at about 5:30 a.m., the news release stated. The landowner ...

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  10. Drugs, metal knuckles found during traffic stop south of RiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | St. Cloud Times

    ... stimulant is blooming across the country again, this time in the shadows of the opioid epidemic. RICE - Benton County deputies arrested a Pierz woman after discovering drugs and a weapon during a traffic stop south of Rice Wednesday. Kendra Ann ...

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  11. All Aboard! Rolling St. Cloud's Northstar Extension Back on Track [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... doesn't have many workers traveling to the cities. "We used to have about 7000 workers living in Stearns and Benton County driving to the Twin Cities to go to work. That number is now down to about 5700." "Most of the trains are going in one ...

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  12. Eleanor EllefsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Pipestone County Star

    Funeral services will be held Monday, August 28 at 2 p.m. at Lone Rock Lutheran Church, rural Flandreau, S.D. Eleanor Julia Ellefson was born on March 7, 1918 in Benton County, Minn. to George and Ruby Herbert.

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  13. Accused Murder Extradited to Benton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    A woman accused of murdering a St. Cloud market owner in 2015 has been extradited from Los Angeles County to the Benton County Jail. Jail records show 24-year-old Cheryl Albert was booked into the jail at around 7:30 p.m. Thursday.

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  14. Become an Extension Master Gardener in your countyRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2017 | Tri

    ... Gardening Education Day, Gardening Knowledge For Free, and Garden Camp at the Stearns History Museum. In Benton County primary projects include Spring Gardening Seminars, Benton County Fair, and the Garden and Landscape Tour. In Morrison County ...

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  15. St. Cloud Man OK After Being Run Over By Pickup TruckRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    The incident happened at about 12:30 a.m. in the Rollie's parking lot. Benton County Sheriff Troy Heck says 49-year-old Jeffrey Marsh , from Kentucky, was backing out of the parking lot when he said he ran over something.

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  16. 4. Minnesota couple face charges after allegedly leaving meth needles with kids' toysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... Jessica Wagner posted bail and was released. She posted bail for Dustin Wagner, who was then picked up by Benton County authorities on an outstanding warrant. Jessica's next court appearance is scheduled for Aug. 14. A court date for Dustin Wagner ...

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  17. 3 People Hurt In Crash On Highway 23 in Benton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Three people were hurt in a rear end crash on Highway 23 east of Sauk Rapids. The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened just before 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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  18. Rookie Spotlight: Solomon Thomas Can Be The Foundation Of A Resurgent 49ers DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... after he dove headfirst into water when a boat he was on broke down Monday afternoon, according to the Benton County Sheriff's Office. Medical Report Reveals Underground, Supervised Injection Sites A safe haven where drug users inject themselves ...

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  19. Fantasy Football 2017: Top 10 QuarterbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... after he dove headfirst into water when a boat he was on broke down Monday afternoon, according to the Benton County Sheriff's Office. Medical Report Reveals Underground, Supervised Injection Sites A safe haven where drug users inject themselves ...

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  20. Leaderboard: Quail Hollow's Friendly ConfinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... after he dove headfirst into water when a boat he was on broke down Monday afternoon, according to the Benton County Sheriff's Office. Medical Report Reveals Underground, Supervised Injection Sites A safe haven where drug users inject themselves ...

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