Sen. Tina Smith Visits Monte and Granite Falls to Discover “What’s Working” in Rural...

  Since announcing the formation of the bipartisan Rural Economic Working Group in August, US Senator Tina Smith has been travelling across Minnesota to discover...

Two Injured in Highway 23 Collision

48-year-old Craig Lund of New Ulm was severely injured in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 23 northeast of Clara City on Wednesday at approximately...

Counterfeit Currency Believed to Be In Circulation Near Montevideo

Counterfeit bills are believed to be in circulation near Montevideo, according to the Montevideo Chamber of Commerce. In an email to Chamber members, Acting...

Pioneer PBS Wins Three Upper Midwest Emmy Awards

Programs produced by Pioneer PBS in Granite Falls won three Upper Midwest Emmy Awards at the 2019 Awards Gala in Prior Lake on October 5. Pioneer...

Flood Warning Reissued for the Minnesota River at Montevideo

The National Weather Service has reissued a Flood Warning for the Minnesota River at Montevideo, effective immediately. Flood stage is 14 feet. As of...

Authorities Rescue Boater Near Granite Falls Memorial Park

A Sacred Heart man was rescued on Friday afternoon after his boat became disabled in the Minnesota River east of the Granite Falls Memorial...

Montevideo School News & Views: Superintendent Dr. Luther Heller

In this episode of Montevideo School News & Views, Superintendent Dr. Luther Heller provides an overview of the district's strategic planning efforts. He also...

DEED Awards $1.8 Million to Dawson Processing Facility

The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) this week announced $3.6 million in awards from the Job Creation Fund for business expansions in five Minnesota communities. Puris Proteins, a...

Podcast: Montevideo Middle School Named 2019 National Blue Ribbon School

Montevideo Middle School has been recognized has a 2019 National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education. The National Blue Ribbon Program...

16th Annual Meander This Weekend in Western Minnesota

The 16th annual Upper Minnesota River Meander Arts Crawl will be held this weekend on October 4, 5 & 6. The Meander is a...