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  • Harvest

    Corn and soybean producers made rapid harvest progress during the week, aided by dry conditions, according to the USDA, NASS, Minnesota Field Office. As of September 30, corn was 53 percent harvested, compared to 5 …

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    02 Oct 12
  • Fuel Oil Tank

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is reminding Minnesotans who heat their homes with fuel oil to inspect tanks and piping now, before the winter heating season begins. According to the M-P-C-A, more than 40 residential …

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    02 Oct 12
  • Free Bikes 4 Kidz

    Local Allina hospitals and clinics are teaming up with Free Bikes 4 Kidz to collect donated bicycles for kids in need. Allina Health will also donate bicycle helmets and concussion prevention information to those who …

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    02 Oct 12
  • Fatal Crash

    Two people are dead after a one-vehicle crash southwest of Hutchinson Friday night. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says 22-year-old Dustin Odenthal of Hutchinson and 23-year-old Brandon Lindeman of Browton died at the scene. Authorities …

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    01 Oct 12
  • Wade Murray

    A 30-year-old man is charged with felony vandalism for allegedly throwing rocks at several churches in Buffalo and leaving behind anti-gay messages. According to the criminal complaint, Wade Murray told police that God wanted him …

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    29 Sep 12
  • Crash

    Two people were injured in a sideswipe crash west of Danube Friday morning. The State Patrol says 22-year-old Sean Ziesmer of Olivia was driving his car east on Highway 212. A semi, hauling beets, was …

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    29 Sep 12
  • Mary Hodson

    The search for a new Hutchinson Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism President is over. The Chamber Search Committee announced Friday that Mary Hodson has accepted the position and will officially begin her new position …

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    29 Sep 12
  • emergency lights

    A Stewart man is dead after a one-vehicle crash northeast of Stewart Thursday morning. 86-year-old Bert Statema died at the scene. McLeod County authorities say his passenger, Kathleen Marie Statema was taken to HCMC for …

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    28 Sep 12