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  • Farm Safety Week

    The third week in September represents National Farm Safety & Health Week. This week corresponds well with the fall harvest season in Minnesota. Farm safety week represents a reminder to practice farm safety, but it …

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    20 Sep 12
  • McLeod County Highway Dept

    McLeod County road 7 is open again after two days of road work. County road crews replaced two cattle passes between 220th Street and McLeod County Road 4. Highway Department officials say the two locations …

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    20 Sep 12
  • Wright County Sheriff1

    The Wright County Sheriff’s Office has determined that the suspicious person incident reported to them on September 15th in Albertville is unfounded. An 18 year old Monticello girl reported that while riding her bicycle, she …

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    19 Sep 12
  • Renville County Sheriff

    A 31-year-old Hector man faces two charges, for first- and second-degree assault, for allegedly throwing a wrench at a then 7-year-old boy in June, striking the boy in the head and causing severe, potentially life-threatening …

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    19 Sep 12
  • McLeod County Highway Dept

    County Road 7, northeast of Hutchinson will be closed again today (Wednesday, September 19th). It was closed yesterday so McLeod County Highway Department crews could remove a cattle pass. Officials say they will be removing …

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    19 Sep 12
  • leafpickup

    The leaf season is sneaking up on us quickly this year. Starting September 24th, the City of Hutchinson will switch from a mechanical street sweeper to a vacuum street sweeper. Public Works Manager John Olson …

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    19 Sep 12
  • Hutchinson Sign

    City crews are “re-installing” the City of Hutchinson sign on the north end of the city. The sign is now being located on the northeast quadrant of Highway 15 and North High Drive. The sign …

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    18 Sep 12
  • Fire Line Do Not Cross

    The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office has identified the man who died Tuesday in an early morning fire in Paynesville Township as Scott Allen Vogelpohl. The 47-year-old Vogelpohl was found dead inside a mobile home at …

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    18 Sep 12