Featured News
  • buffer strip

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — House Republicans are targeting the state’s law meant to improve water quality from farm runoff. A bill introduced this week would repeal 2015′s buffer law, which requires 50-foot setbacks between …

    Keep Reading >>

    13 Jan 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s Senate has passed a bill providing relief for massive health insurance premium hikes. But Thursday’s action on a major priority in the 2017 legislative session doesn’t mean the work …

    Keep Reading >>

    13 Jan 17
  • police body camera

    The Hutchinson Police Department will begin training on their new body-cams in about a month-and-a-half, but before that, a public hearing will be held to get input and questions from residents. Hutchinson Police Chief Dan …

    Keep Reading >>

    12 Jan 17
  • Naloxone Nasal Spray

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota sheriff’s office says it has received working replacements for a device that dispenses a drug that reverses the effects of an opioid overdose. Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek expressed recent …

    Keep Reading >>

    12 Jan 17
  • Paisley Park Studio

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota judge overseeing Prince’s estate holds a hearing Thursday on whether to declare his siblings as his heirs, and who should manage the rock superstar’s estate going forward. No will …

    Keep Reading >>

    12 Jan 17
  • guilty plea

    LITCHFIELD — A woman has pleaded guilty to criminal vehicular homicide and operation charges related to a fiery April crash that killed a Litchfield woman and seriously injured five others. The West Central Tribune reports …

    Keep Reading >>

    12 Jan 17
  • Hwy 7 and Montana St

    The City of Hutchinson is looking to make an intersection on Highway 7 West safer for pedestrians to cross. The Hutchinson City Council last night (Tuesday) approved resolutions in an effort to secure Federal grant …

    Keep Reading >>

    11 Jan 17
  • Ali-Skelton

    A Minnesota man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for lying to the FBI about his social media exchanges with Islamic State group recruiters. Twenty-three-year-old Abdul Raheem Ali-Skelton, of Glencoe, pleaded guilty in …

    Keep Reading >>

    11 Jan 17