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  • Crash investigation

    A driver and three of his passengers were injured in a two-vehicle crash northeast of Plato Friday afternoon. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says an SUV driven by 52-year-old Deborah Bleichner of Norwood-Young America collided …

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    02 Apr 13
  • Town Hall Meeting

    The three state legislators representing District 18 will co-host town hall meetings at cafes in Litchfield and Hutchinson on separate upcoming Saturdays. Sen. Scott Newman, R-Hutchinson and Rep. Dean Urdahl, R-Acton Township will attend the …

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    01 Apr 13
  • Red Light

    Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports concerns from the public regarding vehicles traveling through intersections against red lights. Sheriff Hagerty says, “With the increased number of traffic control signals on our expanding roadways throughout Wright …

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    01 Apr 13
  • Wright County Court

    Forty-six-year-old Keith Richard Rossberg, Annandale, was found guilty by a jury last week of first degree murder for killing DeVan Hawkinson. According to a report from the Wright County Attorney, Rossberg had entered Hawkinson’s home …

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    01 Apr 13
  • hutch tigers

    The Hutchinson School District has announced their “Students of the Month” for March. They are: Sophomore Nick Witte, Junior Mahri Schmit, and Seniors Matt Garrels, Jayme Anderson, Matt Radtke, Danielle Ross, Delaney Ostlie-Mikolichek, and Emily …

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    01 Apr 13
  • Planting Corn

    The spring planting survey shows farmers intend to plant over 97-million acres of corn this year. USDA officials say this is the most since 1936. Record corn acreage is expected in Minnesota, Arizona, Idaho, Nevada, …

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    29 Mar 13
  • Harmony River

    Harmony River Living Center, located in Hutchinson, MN, invites Hutchinson area residents to participate in one of four 1-hour focus groups to be conducted on Tuesday, April 9 at 10:00 a.m.; 1:00, 3:00 and 6:00 …

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    29 Mar 13
  • Franken

    On Thursday, U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) told a group of more than 60 farmers, ranchers, and farm leaders in Mankato that he will continue to press to enact a five-year Farm Bill as soon …

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    29 Mar 13