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  • crash investigation

    A 22-year-old Dassel man was airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained Monday evening when the vehicle he was driving struck a rock wall. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says they and …

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    02 Apr 14
  • Bulk Fuel Truck

    After nearly five decades, a Hutchinson business is discontinuing its operation this week. Tomorrow (Thursday) will be the last day of operation for the Schmeling Oil Company onAdams Street. In a letter to its customers, …

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    02 Apr 14
  • Wright County Sheriff

    Sheriff Joe Hagerty has announced his bid for reelection to the Office of Wright County Sheriff. He says “It’s been an honor serving the citizens of Wright County as your elected Sheriff during the past …

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    02 Apr 14
  • Computer Virus

    A Hutchinson business is reporting the theft of data worth an estimated $240,000. RD Machine Incorporated, located at 325 Michigan Avenue, reported to police that a message from “CryptoLocker” popped up on their work computer …

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    01 Apr 14
  • Brok Junkermeier

    Two high school friends of 19-year-old Brok Junkermeier testified Monday that he had talked about killing Lila Warwick in the past and that shortly after her death was discovered, he told them details of how …

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    01 Apr 14
  • soybean field

    A government report says Minnesota farmers plan to plant more soybeans in 2014 but the same amount of corn as last year. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday that Minnesota farmers plan to plant …

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    01 Apr 14
  • National Weather Service

    An odd mix of March weather has impacted Minnesota, including a rare March tornado. MNNreports the National Weather Service in Chanhassen confirms that the tornado touched down Monday just east of Saint Leo, in southwest …

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    01 Apr 14
  • Junkermeier Trial Resumes

    Week two of the Brok Junkermeier murder trial begins today (Monday) in Kandiyohi County District Court in Willmar. The 19-year-old fromWillmaris charged with killing 79-year-old Lila Warwick in her east Willmar home last July 29th. …

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    31 Mar 14