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  • MPCA

    Four companies from the region have been fined for violations from the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. In a news release the MPCA reported 34 enforcement cases in 26 counties throughout Minnesota during the second quarter …

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    24 Jul 12
  • wright county

    A California man has died after being pulled from a Wright County lake a day earlier when he went underwater while swimming. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office reported the victim as 75 year old Edward …

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    24 Jul 12
  • Mcleod County

    McLeod County Auditor-Treasurer, Cindy Schultz, today released information to the public concerning the process for voting by absentee ballot in the August 14 State Primary Election. Ballots for the State Primary Election are available to …

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    24 Jul 12
  • IMAG0933

    The Hutchinson City Council is looking at starting a lake association. A special meeting of the council has been called for Tuesday in the City Center at 4:30 pm. In a notice, the council says …

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    23 Jul 12
  • wright county fair

    For the first time, the Wright County Fair will host Military Day honoring veterans and military personnel. On Saturday, August 4th military members, veterans, and their families will be given free entrance and parking to …

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    23 Jul 12
  • MN23

    The Highway 23 bypass around Paynesville is now open. the 7.7 mile stretch of road was completed about a month early. Construction began in 2010 but was then halted temporarily during the state government shutdown …

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    23 Jul 12
  • IMAG0907

    A popular polka brother duo is headed into a hall of fame. Peter and Paul Wendinger have been announced as inductees into the International Polka Association Hall of Fame. Paul passed away in 2010 and …

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    20 Jul 12
  • Zebra mussel in Lake Minnewaska

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is investigating a report that a zebra mussel was found in Lake Minnewaska in Pope County near Glenwood. While removing trash blown into the lake from a severe …

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    20 Jul 12