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  • assault

    ST. PETER, Minn. (AP) — The state Department of Human Services is investigating after a female staff member at the Minnesota Security Hospital was beaten by a 16-year-old patient.Union leaders report the staffer was working …

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    15 Jul 15
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    Hutchinson Police are investigating the theft of thousands of dollars worth of metal reported stolen from a machine shop earlier this month. Authorities say between July 2nd and July 4th, nearly $12,000 in raw stock …

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    14 Jul 15
  • truck fire

    A truck fire on Main Street Hutchinson Monday evening at around 6 delayed traffic while HFD crews took care of the blaze.

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    14 Jul 15
  • crash investigation

    A school bus and Kia Soul collided head-on Monday morning on U.S. Highway 212 east of Granite Falls, injuring 16 people, including 11 young children in the bus. A passenger in the Kia was airlifted …

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    14 Jul 15
  • Fatal Crash

    PENNOCK, Minn. (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies in Kandiyohi  County are investigating a deadly crash. Authorities say two people died and a third was injured when two vehicles collided about 9 p.m. Sunday at an intersection …

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    14 Jul 15
  • crops

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s soybean and small grains continue developing well ahead of last year’s pace. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s weekly crop report, 63 percent of Minnesota’s soybean crop was …

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    14 Jul 15
  • Lightning

    Video was captured of a fierce lightning show during storms that rumbled through the area July 12th.  

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    13 Jul 15
  • crash investigation

    A 16-year-old Waconia girl died from her injuries in a rollover crash Thursday in Blue Earth County. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, an SUV driven by 16-year-old Alexis Kretsch was northbound on Highway 196 …

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    13 Jul 15