Local News
  • Harvest

    Minnesota farmers were able to harvest about one-fifth of both their soybean and corn crops during the 6.3 days suitable for fieldwork for the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. This …

    Keep Reading >>

    14 Oct 15
  • atv

    The Hutchinson Police Department is alerting residents to be aware they are now ready to start issuing permits to drive ATV’s, UTV’s and golf carts on city streets. Chief Dan Hatten says permits will be …

    Keep Reading >>

    14 Oct 15
  • High Speed Chase

    Charges have been filed against two suspects in connection with a high-speed chase Friday south of Olivia in Renville County that ended when both suspects were arrested as they tried to flee by crawling through …

    Keep Reading >>

    14 Oct 15
  • arrest

    Local authorities arrested a 38-year-old man yesterday (Tuesday) after finding him hiding in a corn bin. At about 3:15 yesterday afternoon, Lester Prairie Police Chief Robert Carlson observed an adult male matching a description of …

    Keep Reading >>

    14 Oct 15
  • McLeod County Courthouse

    A Hutchinson man has been charged with stalking after allegedly following an 11-year-old Hutchinson girl. 37-year-old Jason Lee Field has been charged with felony aggravated stalking. Charges were brought against Field after the parent of …

    Keep Reading >>

    13 Oct 15
  • carbon monoxide

    MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — The family of an 8-year-old girl who died after a medical emergency on Lake Minnetonka says she was killed by carbon monoxide poisoning. Emergency crews were called shortly before 5 p.m. …

    Keep Reading >>

    13 Oct 15
  • Arrest

    (MNN/St. Peter, MN) — A continuing prostitution sting conducted by three southern Minnesota counties has netted 13 more arrests in St. Peter and New Ulm. The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office says a sting at a …

    Keep Reading >>

    13 Oct 15
  • leafpickup

    The City of Hutchinson’s Leaf Vacuum Service begins tomorrow (Tuesday, Oct 13). Officials say the service will end on Monday, November 23rd…or when the snow arrives. Public Works Manager John Olson they got cut short …

    Keep Reading >>

    12 Oct 15