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  • Hutchinson Health

    Due to a rise in influenza throughout the region, Hutchinson Health Hospital has instituted temporary restrictions on hospital visitors until the influenza outbreak subsides. The initiative is in response to an increase in the number …

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    10 Jan 13
  • Luce Line Trail

    The Hutchinson City Council Tuesday night revisited their support of Luce Line Trail improvements. In November, the council unanimously adopted a resolution to enter an agreement with the DNR allocating $750,000 from the city of Hutchinson for proposed improvements. …

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    09 Jan 13
  • Sparboe Farms

    Federal agents conducted “a law enforcement action” Tuesday at Sparboe Farms in Litchfield. The Star Tribune reports 10 people were arrested. Shawn Neudauer, regional spokesman for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), declined to reveal the reason for …

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    09 Jan 13
  • Home Show Poster 220 x 145

        2013 Home and Sports Show, March 2-3 at the McLeod County Fairgrounds, Hutchinson   Hours: Saturday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM and Sunday 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM   Free Parking – Free …

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    08 Jan 13
  • dominguez1

    The Minnesota News Network (MNN) reports jury selection is scheduled to begin Wednesday in the trial of a Hutchinson man accused of killing a Little Falls man in October of 2011.   37-year-old Jason Dominguez …

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    08 Jan 13
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    Minnesota lawmakers are back at the State Capitol in St. Paul to begin the 2013 legislative session. A major hurdle for lawmakers will be figuring out Minnesota’s budget and closing what is close to a billion dollar …

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    08 Jan 13
  • Snowmobile Accident

    An Eden Valley man was injured after crashing his snowmobile into a power pole Sunday afternoon in rural Meeker County.  20-year-old Evan Blackwell was taken to Meeker Memorial Hospital in Litchfield for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. According …

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    08 Jan 13
  • court

    The trial of a McLeod County Sheriff’s Deputy is scheduled to start today (Monday). Deputy Mark Eischens was charged with 2nd and 5th-degree assault with a deadly weapon as well as intentional discharge of a firearm for his …

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    07 Jan 13