Update: Montevideo Woman Dies Following Crash Near Morris

18-year-old Madeline Gorham of Montevideo has died as a result of injuries sustained in a three-vehicle crash Monday afternoon south of Morris. Gorham was...

Monte PD Reports String of Holiday Burglaries

According to the Montevideo Police Department, there have been eight reported burglaries or attempted burglaries in Montevideo over the past week. Short descriptions of...

NWS Issues “Major” Flood Warning for Montevideo; 22 Feet By Saturday Evening

UPDATED 3-25-2019 - 9:08AM The National Weather Service has issued an updated Flood Warning for the Minnesota River at Montevideo. "Major flooding" is forecast. Flood...

Blizzard Warning Issued for Western Minnesota

A Blizzard Warning has been issued for western Minnesota (Chippewa, Douglas, Lac Qui Parle, Pope, Stevens, Swift, and Yellow Medicine Counties) from Wednesday night...

Police Civil Service Commission to Consider Adam Christopher Resignation

There will be a special meeting of the Montevideo Police Civil Service Commission tonight, January 7, at 6pm at the City Hall conference room...

RTR School District Grieves Loss of Two Young People

Parents in the Russell Tyler Ruthton school district received an email on Saturday informing them that two young people – one a current student,...

Woman Found Dead After Granite Falls Apartment Fire

A 94-year-old woman was found dead following a fire in her apartment at Granite Ridge Place in Granite Falls on Saturday afternoon. At approximately...

Montevideo Man Sentenced for 2018 Burglary Spree

21-year-old Joshua Albert Nerison of Montevideo was sentenced February 12 in Chippewa County District Court on four felony counts of third-degree burglary and receiving...

Sanborn, Sachariason Recognized for Assisting MPD Officer

At the Montevideo City Council meeting on Monday night, Interim Police Chief Ken Schule presented Citizen Public Service Awards to Jason Sachariason and Daniel...