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  • holiday travel

    AAA projects 94.5 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the year-end holiday season, an increase of 0.6 percent from the 94 million people who traveled last year. This upward trend …

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    17 Dec 13
  • MRB

    Nearly 20 years after a citizens advisory committee urged that a basin-wide board lead efforts to clean up the Minnesota River, the board that took on that role is disbanding. The West Central Tribune reports …

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    17 Dec 13
  • ACGC_Falcon

    For the second year in a row the levy for the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District is decreasing. At their meeting Monday, the West Central Tribune reports the ACGC School Board approved a levy of $2.36-million. …

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    17 Dec 13
  • fire line do not cross

    A house fire in Hutchinson Saturday evening caused an estimated $75,000. Fire Chief Brad Emans says they received a call at about 6:45pm to the home at 1165 13th Avenue Northwest. When crews arrived, the …

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    16 Dec 13
  • Fatal Crash

    A Cokato woman died as a result of injuries she sustained in a two-vehicle crash in Wright County Thursday afternoon. 68-year-old Barbara Cochran was taken to Allina Hospital in Buffalo where she was pronounced dead. …

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    16 Dec 13
  • Theatre

    The Department of Administration has decided to extend the due date for grant applications for the Small Theatre Grants to January 15, 2014. These grants help older theaters across the state upgrade to more modern equipment. …

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    13 Dec 13
  • laptops

    Hutchinson Police are investigating the theft of seven laptop and netbook computers that were taken from the Hutchinson Walmart last month (November). On November 23rd, two males broke into the laptop case and put the …

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    13 Dec 13
  • Willmar PD

    The Willmar Police Department identified the man whose body was found in a Willmar apartment Wednesday morning as 22-year-old Tyler Richards from Stewart, Minnesota. Willmar Police Captain Jim Felt says just before 9:30 in the …

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    12 Dec 13