Fire

Brooten Man Burned In House Explosion, Fire
A Brooten man was burned in an explosion and fire at his home. The Stearns County Sheriff's Office says it happened just after 5:00 p.m. Sunday on County Road 18 in North Fork Township, about four miles north of Brooten.
Litchfield Business Destroyed in Fire
A business in Litchfield has been destroyed in a fire. The Meeker County Sheriff's Office says they responded to an alarm at R & R Auto Salvage on Highway 12 at about 6:30 p.m. Sunday.