Breaking News State & Local
  • Bond Referendum Vote

    Voters in the Hutchinson school district overwhelmingly approved the bond referendum today (Tuesday) that will fund changes and improvements to the Hutchinson High School Campus and add security and safety measures to the Middle School …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Nov 15
  • 500 Block of Harmony Lane

    The name of the man that was fatally shot Sunday by law enforcement in Hutchinson has been released. The Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office identified him Monday as 49-year-old Luverne Roy Christensen. One of the officers …

    Keep Reading >>

    03 Nov 15
  • HTI

    Hutchinson Technology Inc. is being purchased by TDK Corp., a Japanese electronics maker, for $126 million. The companies made the announced this morning (Monday). TDK is paying $3.62 per share for HTI, more than double …

    Keep Reading >>

    02 Nov 15
  • 500 Block of Harmony Lane

    A Hutchinson police officer was airlifted to HCMC for treatment of a gunshot wound after police were called to a disturbance at a Hutchinson residence Sunday afternoon. Chief Dan Hatten says the officer’s injury is …

    Keep Reading >>

    01 Nov 15
  • Schwendemann

    ALEXANDRIA, Minn. (AP) — An autopsy has confirmed that a body found in a farm field in west-central Minnesota is that of a missing college student. The Douglas County sheriff’s office said Friday that the …

    Keep Reading >>

    31 Oct 15
  • Nuttall

    A 28-year-old Hutchinson man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for the disappearance and death of a 25-year-old Annandale man. Robert Nuttall pleaded guilty earlier in October to felony unintentional murder of Chris Rossing. Nuttall …

    Keep Reading >>

    30 Oct 15
  • Daniel James Heinrick

    (MNN/Minneapolis, MN) — A suspect has been named in connection with the 1989 disappearance of Jacob Wetterling in St. Joseph. According to court documents, 52-year-old Daniel James Heinrich of Annandale is the suspect, making him …

    Keep Reading >>

    30 Oct 15
  • mailbox

    NEW PRAGUE, Minn. (AP) — A man going outside to get his mail was struck and killed by a car just outside of New Prague. The Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office identifies the victim as …

    Keep Reading >>

    29 Oct 15