Crews Rush to Contain 8,400 Gallons of Fuel Following Pipeline Leak Near Cottonwood

Magellan Midstream Partners, a petroleum pipeline corporation, released new information Thursday afternoon about a diesel fuel leak near Cottonwood. The leak was first reported...

The Minnesota River at Montevideo Will Remain in Major Flood Stage Until Early Next...

The Minnesota River at Montevideo crested at 19.03 feet on Monday evening around 6pm. It is now forecast to fall steadily throughout the week....

Monte PD Conducts Alcohol Compliance Checks at Local Businesses

The Montevideo Police Department last week conducted alcohol compliance checks at several Montevideo businesses. During a compliance check, an adult minor enters a licensed...

CCMH Building Purchase Approved by City Council and County Commissioners

The Montevideo City Council and the Chippewa County Board of Commissioners on Monday night approved the purchase of the old Coborn’s building by the...

Lovdahl Outlines Vision for CCMH Health Club; Community Meeting Planned for April 22

Chippewa County Montevideo Hospital CEO Brian Lovdahl outlined his vision for a CCMH-owned community health club before a joint meeting of the Montevideo City...

Monte School Staff Participate in “Couch to 2K”

Over 60 Montevideo Public School District staff participated in a "Couch to 2k" run/walk around the pond on Tuesday afternoon. The event was sponsored...

At City Council, Debate Regarding Proposed CCMH Expansion

The Montevideo City Council on Monday night heard feedback from local business owner Kevin Wald about the proposed purchase of the old Coborn’s building...

Ed Picht posthumously named TIP officer of the year

Minnesota Conservation Officer Ed Picht, who died last October, has been named the Turn in Poachers 2018 Joe Alexander Conservation Officer of the Year. A...

Bluenose Gopher Public House Opens in Granite Falls

A new cooperative public house opened in Granite Falls on Saturday. Bluenose Gopher Public House, located on main street, features a rotating lineup of...

Montevideo Schools Expanding 1-to-1 Technology Initiative

Montevideo Public School is expanding its 1-to-1 technology initiative. Every student grades 1 through 12 will now be provided with a Google Chromebook.  "We have...