MN House Approves Bill Making Disaster Recovery Loans Available to Farmers

The Minnesota House approved legislation on Thursday making disaster recovery loans available to farmers whose barns have recently collapsed under the weight of heavy...

Montevideo City Officials Meet to Prepare for Likely Flooding

Montevideo City officials are meeting today to prepare for potential flooding as the snow melts.  “We do have sandbags on hand, we do have a...

This Month Only, Local Food Shelf Donations Matched by MN Food Share

March is a great time to make a donation to the Chippewa County Food Shelf. All donations made from the beginning of the month...

Woman Injured in Renville County Accident

59-year-old Christine Marie Wortz of Fairfax, MN was injured in a two-vehicle accident Tuesday afternoon in Renville County. A vehicle driven by Wortz and...

Spring Load Restrictions Start Friday

According to the Chippewa County Highway Department, seasonal load restrictions take effect this Friday, March 15 at 12:01 AM. Seasonal load restrictions protect roads...

DNR Observes Decline in Benson Aquifer

The Minnesota DNR has observed a decline in one of the aquifers beneath the Benson area. To help spread information about the decline, the...

Granite Falls Water Main Break Now Resolved

The City of Granite Falls has now resolved a break in the water main that occurred on Sunday morning. Residents may now resume normal...

No Travel Advised Sunday on Several Roads in Lac qui Parle, Chippewa, and Yellow...

WILLMAR, Minn. – (1:15 p.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) is advising no travel on the following road segments in Lac qui Parle,...

Northern Lights Robotics Competition: Livestream

Three local teams are competing in the Northern Lights Robotics Competition at the Duluth Convention Center this weekend: Viking Robotics, Minneota, MN (4182); YME...

New Bill to Designate “Ryane Clark Memorial Highway” Passes Committee, Awaits Full Vote

This week, legislation designating a portion of state Highway 23 between New London and Spicer as the “Ryane Clark Memorial Highway” wrapped up the committee process....