Montevideo Police Investigating Reported Home Invasion

The Montevideo Police Department responded to a reported home invasion and burglary at Lynsee Lane on Saturday, June 22, shortly before 6pm. An occupant...

PODCAST: Montevideo Schools Moving to Online Registration

In this episode of Montevideo School News & Views, Middle School Principle Shawn Huntley discusses the move to online registration forms and changes in...

Palmer Amaranth Continues to Spread Across Rural Minnesota

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture positively identified the invasive weed Palmer amaranth in Houston County last week. The MDA was contacted by the Houston County Ag Inspector after...

Tuesday Flood Update: Chippewa County

CHIPPEWA COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT FLOOD UPDATE: TUESDAY, MARCH 26 Submitted 3/26 1:19pm – Details subject to change On March 26 at approximately 4:53am, Chippewa County Dispatch...

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...

City Officials Optimistic About Flood Forecast

Montevideo Mayor Jim Curtiss was optimistic on Monday afternoon when asked how the city was faring the floods. "We're through the emergency," said Curtiss. "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...

Montevideo School News & Views: High School Principal Scott Hickey

In this episode of Montevideo School News & Views, we chat with Montevideo High School Principal Scott Hickey. A few takeaways: Registration forms for the...

Robert Wolfington Hired as Montevideo City Manager

The Montevideo City Council on Monday night approved a City Manager employment agreement with Robert Wolfington. Wolfington is currently employed as the City Administrator...

Farming can be stressful. Free mental health support is available.

According to a recent study from the American Farm Bureau Federation, over 90 percent of American farmers and farm workers say financial issues impact...