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  • Honoring Civil War Soldiers

    Governor Dayton joined Secretary of State Mark Ritchie, Representative Dean Urdahl and other Members of the Governor’s Civil War Commemoration Task Force Thursday to recognize their efforts to honor the service of Minnesota Civil War …

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    25 May 12
  • hutch_tigers

    The Hutchinson School District has announced their “Students of the Month” for May. The are; Freshman Jonathon Rutkowski, Sophomores Michaela Maday, Nora Carlson, and Abigail Johnson, Juniors John Roach and Katie Wenisch, and Seniors Allyssa …

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    25 May 12
  • Wind

    A burst of strong winds has damaged dozens of vehicles at a south-central Minnesota car dealership yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon. Winds and heavy rain ripped through Kohls-Weelborg Chevrolet in New Ulm at about 4:30pm. General manager …

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    24 May 12
  • 257th MP Company

    A departure ceremony is scheduled this evening (Wednesday) for more than 120 soldiers of the 257th Military Police Company in Monticello, Minn. “The 257th Military Police Company will partner with the Afghan National Army to support operations …

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    23 May 12
  • 2012-Water-Carnival-Button

    The search is on for Junior Royalty candidates for the 2012 Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival. A girl and boy will be chosen as successors to the 2011 reigning royalty, Junior Queen Grace Schaalma and Junior …

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    23 May 12
  • Lee Byberg

    Lee Byberg, Republican-endorsed candidate for Congress in Minnesota’s 7th district, has officially filed for office at the Secretary of State’s office. Byberg is taking a second run at the seat held by incumbent Congressman Collin …

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    23 May 12
  • Czmowski and Yost

    There will be a new Hutchinson City Councilor after this fall’s election. The mayor’s spot is up for election, as are two of the councilseats. A couple of weeks ago, Mayor Steve Cook announced he …

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    23 May 12
  • Planting

    Warm weather throughout the week allowed producers to make significant planting progress, according to the USDA, NASS, Minnesota Field Office. As of May 20, soybean planting advanced to 81 percent complete, compared to 30 percent …

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    22 May 12