New Playground Under Construction at Hillcrest Park in Montevideo

A new playground is being constructed this week at Hillcrest Park along Sth 6th Street and Park Avenue in Montevideo. The purchase of the...

City of Montevideo Seeking Applicants for Public Boards and Commissions

The City of Montevideo is looking to fill openings on a number of city boards and commissions. Boards with an open seat to fill...

61st Annual Lac qui Parle Mission Sunday

The Chippewa County Historical Society will host the 61st Annual Lac qui Parle Mission Sunday this Sunday, July 14. The Lac qui Parle Mission...

Podcast: Montevideo Schools Launches Redesigned Website

In this episode of Montevideo School News & Views, we chat with Chief Technology Officer Scott Ripley about the newly redesigned district website. https://soundcloud.com/user-198671178/school-news-views-10-18-bs

UMVRDC Releases 2018 Meander Economic Impact Report

The Upper Minnesota Valley Regional Development Commission has released their annual report on the economic impact of the Meander Art Crawl, which took place...

Dakota-English language road sign unveiled in Lower Sioux Community

The first of four Dakota-English language road signs was unveiled on Monday, July 29 by the Lower Sioux Community on County Road 24, near...

Montevideo-Chippewa County Library Closed This Week

The Montevideo Chippewa County Public Library is closed this week due to a new carpet installation. Patrons are still able to check in books...

Montevideo Hydrant Flushing Notice

The City of Montevideo water department will be flushing hydrants over the next week, through November 2.  Those drawing water while the crew is...

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...

Submit to the 2019 Chippewa County Photo Contest Before Midnight Wednesday

The deadline to submit to the 2019 Chippewa County photo contest is 11:59pm on Wednesday, July 17. First, second, and third places will receive...