2011 Local The Area's Most Trusted News Source
  • Henderson

    The makeup of the Henderson Police Department for next year was decided on Tuesday when the Henderson City Council officially accepted the recommendations of the city’s personnel committee. The city council unanimously approved of the …

    Keep Reading >>

    22 Dec 11
  • Fire

    Investigators have determined that a house fire in the City of Gibbon on Friday was caused by faulty wiring. The smoldering fire in the home of Sam and Daisy Homan on 1st Avenue in Gibbon …

    Keep Reading >>

    22 Dec 11
  • ATV

    The Renville County Board on Tuesday toured the area proposed as a possible all-terrain-vehicle park prior to voting on the controversial project next week. The proposed ATV park has reportedly divided local Renville County residents …

    Keep Reading >>

    22 Dec 11
  • SchoolBus

    Officials at 25 schools in southwestern Minnesota are preparing applications for another Flexible Learning Year. The three-year application is a collaborative effort to improve student achievement and teacher effectiveness. Cooperative Spokesperson Gary Fisher says that …

    Keep Reading >>

    22 Dec 11
  • Vote

    A special Primary Election was held for Martin County‚Äôs District 1 county board seat on Tuesday, and 2 candidates will now move on to a Special Election for the seat on February 14th. The top …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 Dec 11
  • NUCityCouncil

    The New Ulm City Council approved the city’s 2012 budget and tax levy with no further discussion on Tuesday. New Ulm’s budget for next year will be $21.5 million, and the city’s property tax levy …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 Dec 11
  • WinterSolstice

    Winter officially arrives today (WED), but for much of the state it still looks a lot like fall. Autumn 2011 will be remembered as unusually dry. Temperatures were cold on occasion but mostly above normal. …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 Dec 11
  • Fire

    A farmhouse in rural Lake Crystal was destroyed by a fire Tuesday night. Fire crews were called to the home about a mile west of Lake Crystal at around 6:45pm, and found the house fully …

    Keep Reading >>

    21 Dec 11