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Amtrak train derails in Chicago, no injuries reported
London attacker interested in jihad but no evidence of IS link
SDSU study analyzes East River native grasslands
Minn. college student remains missing
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
ND native who once made 2,750 consecutive free throws dies
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Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
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Eden Valley, Minn., home destroyed by fire Wednesday evening
EDEN VALLEY -- A rural Eden Valley home was destroyed by fire Wednesday evening, and an unattended portable heater is suspected as the cause of the blaze. According to a news release from Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin, a passerby reported the fire at the William Matteson residence,...
September 27, 2012 - 9:22am
August 12, 2012
Update: Victim in Meeker County train fatality identified
EDEN VALLEY - Nicholas Phillipp, 21, of Eden Valley was killed early Saturday morning when he was struck by a train as he was walking across the railroad tracks on state Highway 22 in Eden Valley. The incident happened around 3:30 a.m.
August 12, 2012 - 6:20pm
November 7, 2011
Homeowner interrupts burglary in Eden Valley, Minn., home, suspect flees
EDEN VALLEY -- The Stearns County Sheriff's office is actively investigating a home burglary incident reported around 7:30 a.m. today near Eden Valley. According to a news release from Sheriff John Sanner, the burglary happened in the area of Highway 22 and County Road 34. The homeowner...
November 7, 2011 - 2:07pm
October 6, 2011
Eden Valley woman dies in Stearns County, Minn., rollover
ST. NICHOLAS -- A 19-year-old Eden Valley woman was pronounced dead at the scene of a one-vehicle rollover accident around 4 p.m. Wednesday west of St. Nicholas. According to a news release from Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner, Anngelica Macias was driving a 2003 Chevy Impala...
October 6, 2011 - 11:45am
September 26, 2011
Death of Eden Valley woman in fire pit under investigation
EDEN VALLEY -- The death of a 57-year-old woman whose body was found in a fire pit early Monday morning is under investigation by the Stearns County Sheriff's office. The woman is identified by Sheriff John Sanner as Bonita Louise Schwandt. Her body was taken to the Ramsey County...
September 26, 2011 - 3:48pm
July 11, 2011
Eden Valley barn lost in early Monday morning fire
EDEN VALLEY -- A rural Eden Valley barn burned in an early morning fire reported around 1:15 a.m. this morning along the 24000 block of County Road 34 in Eden Lake Township. According to the Stearns County Sheriff's Office, the Eden Valley Fire and Rescue Squad responded to the fire,...
July 11, 2011 - 9:31am
April 21, 2011
Mpls woman made Eden Valley-Watkins "dead people" post
LITCHFIELD -- Meeker County investigators have interviewed the Minneapolis woman allegedly responsible for posting "I see dead people" with a photo of Eden Valley-Watkins High School on her Facebook page. School officials put the three district schools on lockdown Wednesday after...
April 21, 2011 - 9:14am
December 2, 2010
Man dies when windmill falls on tractor
EDEN VALLEY -- An Eden Valley man was killed Tuesday when a windmill crashed onto a tractor he was using to remove snow. Patrick Ladd, 52, of Eden Valley, was an employee of Langmo Farms, where the accident happened around 12:47 p.m. at 61953 363rd St.
December 2, 2010 - 12:00am
December 1, 2010
Update: Victim identified in accident involving a windmill and tractor
Update 4:30 p.m.
December 1, 2010 - 4:30pm
November 15, 2010
Eden Valley barn lost, livestock saved
EDEN VALLEY -- A barn was a total loss, but the livestock was saved from an early morning fire this morning near Eden Valley. According to the Stearns County Sheriff's Office, dispatch received a 911 call at 4:49 a.m. this morning for a barn fire located at 23712 150th St. in Eden...
November 15, 2010 - 12:01pm
October 5, 2010
Eden Valley Fire department crash under investigation
EDEN VALLEY -- The cause of a crash that injured an Eden Valley firefighter is currently under investigation by the Meeker County Sheriff's Office. According to the sheriff's office, a report of a motor vehicle crash was received around 5 p.m. Monday at 450 Smith St. S. in Eden Valley....
October 5, 2010 - 11:54am
Pickup fire in Watkins under investigation, started by kids with lighter
LITCHFIELD -- The Meeker County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fire that burned a pickup Monday afternoon along 627th Avenue in Watkins. According to the sheriff's office, a report of a possible barn fire at the William Lindenfelser residence located at 39515 627th Ave. was...
October 5, 2010 - 11:39am
July 27, 2010
Woman, facing 2 felonies for fatal accident
WILLMAR -- Sarah Lynn Klein, 30, of Eden Valley, made her first court appearance Monday on criminal vehicular homicide charges for a motor vehicle...
July 27, 2010 - 12:00am
July 26, 2010
Highway 55 crash claims 2 residents of Spicer
EDEN VALLEY -- A man and woman from Spicer were killed on a 2001 Harley-Davidson motorcycle when they were struck from behind on Minnesota Highway 55 in Eden Valley at 4:20 p.m. on Saturday. Killed were James R. Nelson, 50, of Spicer, the motorcycle's operator, and his passenger,...
July 26, 2010 - 12:00am
July 21, 2010
Eden Valley man arrested, huge amount of stolen property located
LITCHFIELD -- A 51-year-old Eden Valley man was arrested Thursday morning by law enforcement on charges of drug possession and possessing vast...
July 21, 2010 - 9:19am