Local News
  • BTYR

    The official proclamation ceremony was held at the McLeod County Fairgrounds in Hutchinson on Friday, August 15, 2014, declaring McLeod County a “Beyond the Yellow Ribbon” Community. Featured speakers included Minnesota Secretary of State Mark …

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    15 Aug 14
  • Semi passing on right

    The driver of a truck who is alleged to have frightened a 13-year-old girl by passing a school bus on the right, driving between her and the bus, is facing two misdemeanor charges for the …

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    15 Aug 14
  • Stabbing

    A Litchfield man has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly stabbing his girlfriend last weekend. 30-year-old Carlos Ramirez is charged with 1st Degree and 2nd Degree Attempted murder and was arraigned in Meeker County …

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    15 Aug 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A 17-year-old female is facing possible charges after a head-on crash in Montrose Thursday morning. Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports that just after 9:30, the Wright County Dispatch Center received a 911 call reporting …

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    15 Aug 14
  • Sugar Beets

    A New sugar beet receiving station is under construction near New London. The West Central Tribune reports at first glance, it appears that another gravel mining operation is underway in northern Kandiyohi County. But the …

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    14 Aug 14
  • Patrick Devine

    Based on a thorough review of the district’s increasing K-12 enrollment and projected enrollment growth through at least 2020, the Waconia School Board voted unanimously, at its August 11 meeting, to place a school funding …

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    14 Aug 14
  • New Ulm Schools

    New Ulm School District voters Tuesday approved a nearly $47-million bond referendum. The unofficial vote total resulted in the referendum not passing; however, Precinct 1 had bad data on their electronic scoring card, but the …

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    14 Aug 14
  • tiara

    The new Cokato Royalty was crowned at the Tuesday evening Coronation at the Cokato Corn Carnival. Miss Cokato is Kaitlin Schroeder. She is also Miss Congeniality. The Princesses are Sarah Irvin and Katie Wraspir.

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    13 Aug 14