Body Found in Lac qui Parle Lake

The body discovered Wednesday afternoon near Dahlen’s Bay in Lac qui Parle Lake has been identified at 60-year old Richard Abel of Maynard. At...

ISD 129 Seeks Applicants to Fill School Board Vacancy

Montevideo Public Schools is accepting applications from individuals interested in being appointed to fill a vacancy on the school board. The term of office...

Area Counties Tally Flood Damages

A preliminary flood damage assessment for Chippewa County estimates over $730,000 in public damages. According to Chippewa County Emergency Management Director Stephanie Weick, this number...

THE BUZZ: Kuhlmann Real Estate

In this episode of The Buzz, we sit down with Bruce Vien of Kuhlmann Real Estate in Montevideo. Kuhlmann Real Estate was founded in...

Interview: Monte Schools Supt. Heller Details Proposed Facilities Budget

In this interview, Montevideo Schools Superintendent Dr. Luther Heller provides background on the school facilities planning process, details a proposed budget, and discusses the...

Senate Approves Bill to Designate ‘Ryane Clark Memorial Highway’ in Kandiyohi County

On Wednesday, the Minnesota Senate approved legislation to designate a portion of state Highway 23 in Kandiyohi County as ‘Ryane Clark Memorial Highway’. The...

Suspects Charged in Montevideo Armed Burglary

In Chippewa County District Court on Monday, 25-year-old Jawaanza Jones of St. Cloud and 21-year-old Kenneth Roundtree of Franklin were charged with multiple felonies...

Iconic Milan Bridge to be Replaced This Summer

The public is invited to attend a construction open house on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, to learn about the Highway 40 Milan Bridge project....

Montevideo City Council Selects City Manager Finalists

The Montevideo City Council met Monday night at 7pm at City Hall. A new police officer, Brian Harper, was sworn in at the beginning...

Ortonville Police Investigate Report of Inappropriate Teacher Conduct

The Ortonville Police Department last week received a report of a teacher at Ortonville Public Schools having inappropriate communications with quote a couple of...