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  • bird flu chickens

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Bird flu has struck its biggest operation yet in Minnesota — a farm with over 1.1 million chickens in Nicollet County of south-central Minnesota. And number of farms hit by the virus …

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    05 May 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are hoping to send more help to turkey farmers and the state as they fight a deadly bird flu outbreak. The House was set to vote on a …

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    05 May 15
  • 2nd Ave Const

    The 1st Phase of construction on 2nd Avenue Southeast in Hutchinson began today (Monday). First phase construction is between Main Street at Adams Street. Crews are beginning by digging up 2nd Avenue near Main Street …

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    04 May 15
  • Railroad Crossing

    A rural Danube man was injured Saturday afternoon when the pickup he was driving collided with an eastbound TC&W train two miles east of Danube. According to a report from the Renville County Sheriff’s Office, …

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    04 May 15
  • teacher

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul high school teacher who teaches writing and English to immigrant students has been named Minnesota’s 2015 Teacher of the Year. Amy Hewett-Olatunde was announced Sunday as the 51st …

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    04 May 15
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials are reporting two more turkey flocks presumed to have bird flu. The presumed cases reported Friday are in Kandiyohi and Meeker counties. Both counties have already been …

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    02 May 15
  • Meeker County Sheriff

    The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office along with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal of Apprehension, Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, executed multiple search warrants in the 200 Block of North State Street in the City …

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    01 May 15
  • HTI

    Hutchinson Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ: HTCH) is reporting a net loss of $9.7 million, or $0.29 per share, on net sales of $62.4 million, for its fiscal second quarter ended March 29, 2015.  The net loss …

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    01 May 15