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  • Crash investigation

    A Hector man was taken to a Twin Cities Hospital with serious head trauma after a head-on crash Saturday evening near Hector. 22-year-old Cody Kirgiss was taken to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbindale for …

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    08 Apr 13
  • Fatal Crash

    A 20-year-old Lake Elmo man is dead after a motorcycle crash in Nicollet County Thursday evening. Anthony John Carlson was travelling westbound along County Road 41, the Judson Bottom Road, when he lost control of …

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    08 Apr 13
  • Minnesota Department of Health

    The state Health Department is confirming two influenza-related deaths during the last week of March. The flu has claimed 186 lives in Minnesota since the season began in October, but it appears activity is slowing …

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    05 Apr 13
  • Agriculture

    It is safe to say that just about every student who graduates from the agriculture programs at Ridgewater College in Willmar gets a job in their chosen field. The West Central Tribune reports the three-year …

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    05 Apr 13
  • Fire Line Do Not Cross

    Yesterday afternoon (Wednesday) at 5:12, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call of a barn on fire located at 59157 U.S. Highway 12, west of Litchfield. KLFD reports the barn was a 60-by-80 …

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    04 Apr 13
  • JeffBertrangHeadshot

    The GFW School Board on Wednesday accepted the resignation of Superintendent Jeff Bertrang and officially released him from his contract with the district, and about an hour later he was officially hired by the New …

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    04 Apr 13
  • Traffic Light

    Motorists on Highway 5 in Arlington will no longer need to stop at the intersection with Main Street after today (April 4, 2013). However, MnDot officials say cross traffic, or motorists on Main Street will …

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    04 Apr 13
  • Recall

    Belgrade Meats and Pastures a Plenty have issued a voluntary recall on uncured smoked breakfast links, uncured wieners, uncured smoked brat links, and pepper sticks after routine product sampling by the Minnesota Department of Agriculture …

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    04 Apr 13