Freeman: Derek Chauvin charged with 3rd degree murder in death of George Floyd

(Minneapolis, MN) -- At a press conference Friday afternoon, Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced that former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin will be...

Former MPD Officer Derek Chauvin taken into custody by BCA

(Minneapolis, MN) -- According to reports, Minnesota Department of Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington announced the arrest of Former Officer Derek Chauvin. Chauvin, an...

Local High School Graduations begin tonight; Dates & Times

(Montevideo, MN) – It's Graduation time across west central and southwestern Minnesota this weekend. Tonight, several local school districts will be holding commencement ceremonies...

Prairie Five-Chippewa County Food Shelf closed until further notice

(Montevideo, MN) – The Prairie Five Chippewa County Food Shelf is closed until further notice. If it is an emergency and you are in...

Local priest believes he had COVID-19 in February; tests positive for antibodies

(Canby, MN) -- According to reports, a local religious leader has tested positive for COVID-19 Antibodies. Father Zachary Peterson serves at St. Peter’s in...

Kandiyohi County now has 476 cases of COVID-19

(Montevideo, MN) – According to the Minnesota Department of Health, the total number of those infected with COVID-19 now stands at 22,947 as of...

Chippewa County records first COVID-19 death

(Montevideo, MN) – According to the Minnesota Department of Health, Chippewa County has reported its first fatality from COVID-19. The DOH listed the death...

Pipestone woman killed in weekend crash

(Minneapolis, MN) -- A single vehicle crash over the weekend has resulted in the death of a Pipestone woman. According to the Minnesota State...

U of M study says not all Hog Farms will survive COVID-19

(Mankato, MN) -- Hog farms, and their impact on the state’s economy, were the basis of a recent study from the University of Minnesota...

4 Minneapolis Police officers fired after death of George Floyd

(Minneapolis, MN) -- Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announced this afternoon that four police officers are now “former employees” with the department, following the death of...