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Results of Glencoe Transportation Study
WILLMAR, Minn. – MnDOT, McLeod County, and the City of Glencoe now sharing the results of the first round of community feedback as part of the Glencoe Transportation Study. Starting in December of 2018, the community has been solicited for its feedback about critical issues on Highway 212 and Highwa
GLENCOE COUPLES FEATURED ON ‘BRIDEZILLAS’
Two Glencoe women were featured on an episode of WE TV’s “Bridezillas,” last week. The Hutchinson Leader reported that cousins Dani Scott and Carol Hinojosa Cruz drew the reality show’s attention because of their lifelong rivalry and because their weddings were just one month apart. The episode aire
Body recovered after truck plunges into Straight River from Interstate 35 in Minnesota
The body of a man was recovered Monday after a truck crashed into the Straight River in southern Minnesota. The crash happened just before 12:45 p.m. in an area south of Owatonna in Steele County. A Toyota Tundra traveling south on I-35 left the roadway, broke through a guardrail and plunged into th
Restaurant owners pursuing their dream in northern Minnesota rocked by cancer diagnosis
A former Twin Cities couple who chased their dream by opening a restaurant in northern Minnesota are now facing a nightmare after a series of setbacks culminated with a devastating cancer diagnosis.
Minnesota utility regulators give final stamp of approval to $2.6B Enbridge pipeline project
Minnesota utility regulators Tuesday officially bowed out of the yearslong approval process for Enbridge's controversial new oil pipeline, but not before taking a shot at the state's commerce department.
MCLEOD COUNTY WARNING OF USED NEEDLES ON GROUND
McLeod County Toward Zero Death is urging parents to be aware of what their children or pets are picking up. While on a traffic stop recently, am officer located a loaded hypodermic needle that tested positive for methamphetamine on the side of the roadway. If you are out walking, they urge you to b
Minnesota deputy finds pig in swerving driver's lap
(FOX 9) - Officials in Chisago County, Minnesota are sharing a strange encounter to warn others about distracted driving. The Chisago County Sheriff's Office posted a photo on social media Tuesday, writing that though they have pulled drivers over for being on the phone, eating or doing make-up, the
All Invited to Property Tax Town Hall Meeting in Glencoe
District 18 State Senator Scott Newman is inviting residents of McLeod County to attend a non-partisan property tax town hall meeting tomorrow (Friday) in Glencoe. Residents are invited to discuss individual property taxes, property classifications, and the influence of state government on property
Flooding continues on the Minnesota River
Officials in Scott County said flooding on the Minnesota River continues. The county said the river is now in moderate flood stage in Savage, and a flood warning remains in effect on the river at Mankato, Henderson, Jordan and Savage.
WATCH: Aerial Video Shows Severe MN Flooding
A video by Jake Heitman shows the severity of spring river flooding along the Minnesota River. Shot in 4K, the aerial view gives a better perspective of flooding on rivers, roads and the communities around Blakely and Henderson, MN.
Man charged with keeping mother's body tarped in front yard
HENDERSON, Texas (AP) — An East Texas man is jailed after sheriff's deputies said he was keeping his mother's body wrapped in a tarpaulin in their front yard. Jeremy David Cassin is in the Rusk County Jail charged with corpse abuse. Bond is set at $25,000. If the 42-year-old Henderson man is convict
Hutchinson Man Seriously Injured in Head-on Crash
A Hutchinson man was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash in Buffalo Friday afternoon. The State Patrol says 52-year-old Kent Bogren was flown to HCMC in Minneapolis for treatment of life-threatening injuries.
Buffalo woman sentenced after stealing patrol vehicle, biting trooper
A Buffalo woman who led authorities on a chase in a stolen patrol vehicle in October has been sentenced. A homeowner in Monticello Township called 911 when Crystal Capko, 36, entered her home.
Hector man faces nine felonies
RENVILLE COUNTY — A 32-year-old Hector man faces nine felony charges including use of deadly force on a peace officer, kidnapping and burglary after taking his former girlfriend and another woman hostage in Fairfax March 16.
Three Taken To Hospital After Rear End Crash Near Rockford
ROCKFORD -- Three people were taken to the hospital after a two vehicle crash in Wright County Tuesday. The incident happened just after 1:30 p.m. at the intersection of Highway 55 and Deadrick Avenue near Rockford.
BREAKING: Roads Flooding as Rivers, Streams Crest in Wright County
All of that snow had to go somewhere. Spring temperatures are here, and snowmelt is filling up local rivers and, in turn, flooding some local roadways. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office issued a list of roads it is closing or watching Tuesday, March 26. Many rivers are supposed to rise through the
Bongards celebrates 110 years in the community
Bongards Premium Cheese is a 110-year-old Minnesota Dairy Co-Op primarily located in Bongards, Minnesota. The co-op has three plants: two located in Minnesota in Bongards and Perham, and one located in Humboldt, Tennessee. 250 dairy farmers from across the state collaborate with Bongards for their c
15-year-old accidentally shoots and kills herself at Iowa gun club
MONTROSE, Iowa — Authorities say a 15-year-old girl accidentally shot and killed herself at a gun club in Iowa. Lee County sheriff’s officials say deputies and medics were called around 10:40 a.m. Sunday to the Tri-State Gun Club outside Montrose, a community about 80 miles south of Iowa City.
Gaylord mayor charged with financial exploitation of wheelchair-bound stepfather
(Gaylord, MN) – The mayor of Gaylord is facing felony criminal charges, accused of bilking his wheelchair-bound stepfather out of thousands of dollars between 2016 and 2018. Mayor Donelly (Don) Edward Boeder, 60, of Gaylord was charged in Sibley County Court one felony count of financial exploitatio
Flooding continues to shut down regional highways
It’s not the spectator sport that communities had been vying for, but the annual rite of spring flooding has brought them back to the Minnesota River Valley. For Mike Reinhardt of Henderson, it’s a spectacle worth noting. So with dog Charley on leash and cell phone in hand, he was taking a picture o