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  • Dog and Cat

    Hutchinson City officials are in the process of drafting an ordinance amending the city code regarding animals. The most contentious proposal discussed at last night’s city council meeting was limiting the number of dogs and cats …

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    13 Feb 13
  • thin ice on river

    Three men from the Twin Cities were able to walk to shore after their vehicle broke through the ice early Tuesday morning on Lake Koronis near Paynesville. The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says a St. …

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    13 Feb 13
  • Fire Line Do Not Cross

    Authorities say an Olivia man that was found in a burned apartment died of natural causes and not from the fire. On Thursday February 7, 2013 a fire was reported at the Westcourt Apartments located …

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    13 Feb 13
  • Fire

    The State Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating a fire Tuesday morning at a Carver County dairy farm that killed around 70 calves and13 cows.      MNN reports Belle Plaine Fire Chief Todd Otto saying they …

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    13 Feb 13
  • Fatal Crash

    A Paynesville man died in a one-vehicle crash Saturday night north of Paynesville. Stearns County authorities say 45-year-old Darrin John Schaefer was taken to the Paynesville Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The Stearns County …

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    12 Feb 13
  • Meeker County Sheriff

    A 30-year-old Cokato man was arrested last week on child pornography charges and was taken to the Meeker County Jail to await his first court appearance. Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin says Bryan Robert Moham, …

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    12 Feb 13
  • Shoveling Snow

    A winter weather advisory remains in effect for our area until noon today (Monday). The National Weather Service says increasing winds with the possibility of more snow will lead to blowing and drifting snow. Officials …

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    11 Feb 13
  • Snow Plow

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises motorists to use extreme caution and avoid unnecessary travel in West Central Minnesota due to heavy snow and reduced visibility. Additionally, high winds enter the region throughout the afternoon …

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    11 Feb 13