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...

Roadwork Begins Today in Southwest Minnesota

The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) is upgrading roadway striping to wet reflective markings on several highways throughout Southwest Minnesota District 8, which includes...

CCMH Releases Community Survey on Health Club Priorities

The Chippewa County Montevideo Public Hospital has created an online survey to gather feedback from residents on features and amenities they would like to...

New Housing Study Finds Montevideo “Has a Shortage of Quality Rental Properties”

On Monday night at the community center, a representative from AdMark Resources presented the findings of a recent Montevideo housing study before a joint...

Candidates Sought for Montevideo Fiesta Days Royalty

The 74th Annual Montevideo Fiesta Days will take place from June 9 through the 16th. Fiesta Days Royalty are tasked with representing the City...

Suspects Detained Following Armed Burglary in Montevideo

According to the Montevideo Police Department, two suspects were detained following a burglary at gunpoint in Montevideo on Monday evening. At approximately 7:22pm, officers...

Assault Rifle Replicas Lead to Parkview Towers Scare

The Montevideo Police Department received a call on Sunday evening from a Parkview Towers resident who reported seeing two individuals walk past his apartment...

Update: Cottonwood Pipeline Leak Caused by Gunfire

A pipeline leak near Cottonwood is now believed to have been caused by gunfire. A male suspect has been identified by Lyon County Authorities....

Minnesota River at Montevideo On the Rise Again

After dipping to 16.64 feet on Monday morning, the Minnesota River at Montevideo is forecast to rise slightly to 17 feet by Tuesday morning...

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...