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Wood Lake Woman Sentenced for Drug Charge

In the Chippewa County District Court on Friday, 22 year old Megan Elizabeth Heine of Wood Lake was sentenced to three years of supervised probation for a felony drug possession charge. The incident took place in February in Chippewa County. Heine already served five days in prison, will pay fees of $50, complete a Chemical Assessment, cannot enter bars...

Person Connected to Kennedy Elementary Diagnosed with COVID

A person with connections to Kennedy Elementary School in Willmar has been diagnosed with COVID-19. Willmar Schools Superintendent Jeff Holm said there will not be any change in student schedules this week. In a letter to parents, Holm wrote that the exposure dates were Tuesday, September 8 and Wednesday, September 9, and that the district has been in communication with...

Most Area Counties See Growth in COVID Cases

Most area counties saw an uptick in confirmed COVID-19 cases as reported Tuesday by the Minnesota Department of Health. Kandiyohi County is now up to 891 cases with 2 deaths from the virus, Chippewa County has 172 cases with 1 death, Meeker County has 148 with 2 deaths, Renville held from yesterday's data at 107 with 6 deaths, Yellow...

Two People Sent to Hospital After Kandiyohi County Crash

Two people were taken to the hospital after a Sunday afternoon crash in the Burbank Township area of Kandiyohi County. A Chevy Silverado pickup driven by 64 year old Charles Edward Ampe of Belgrade was northbound on Highway 71 coming to Highway 9. A Ford Escape driven by 27 year old Tamara Mae Ruedebusch of Sartell was eastbound on...

Chippewa County Unveils COVID Business Relief Fund

Chippewa County received CARES Act funding from the federal government through allocations made by Governor Walz. The county allocated a portion of the funds to reimburse businesses with COVID related expenses. These grants are designed to provide immediate relief to businesses to help them remain in operation through the COVID-19 pandemic. Businesses will be able to request up to...

MACCRAY Students to be Learning at Home This Week

Following a pair of positive COVID cases, students at MACCRAY East Elementary School in Raymond will be learning from home this week. The school notified parents that the coronavirus was confirmed at both the elementary and high school in Clara City. High school students will continue with their hybrid schedule, while the elementary will be switching from their in-person...

Yellow Trail Sociability Run This Weekend

The Yellowstone Trail Alliance of Western Minnesota (YTAWMN) is teaming up with area historical and cultural institutions to host a Yellowstone Trail Sociability Run on Saturday and Sunday Sept. 12 and 13. The event is being held along Yellowstone Trail communities, running from Buffalo Lake to Ortonville, and serves to highlight historic and cultural sites and events at each of...

Dawson Woman Sentenced to Supervised Probation

Leann Mary Fuentas of Dawson was sentenced in Chippewa County District Court to two years of supervised probation for a gross misdemeanor 3rd Degree DWI charge. The incident took place in April in Chippewa County. Fuentas will also need to complete a chemical assessment, attend a MADD Impact Panel, and pay fees of $175.

Pizza and Pre-Planning at Anderson TeBeest Funeral Home

Anderson TeBeest Funeral Home of Montevideo and Granite Falls will hold a 90 minute session with education, humor and answers to all your questions about funerals and pre-planning. They will even send you on your home with pizza and pop. The date is Tuesday, September 15th and the time is 10:30 a.m. in Granite Falls, and 5:30 p.m. at...

Montevideo Makes List of Best Places to Retire in MN

For its 6th annual study, the New York financial technology company SmartAsset determined the best cities to retire in Minnesota by analyzing their availability of medical care, tax friendliness and social opportunities for seniors. Their index takes into account things like number of doctor's offices, retirement centers, recreation centers and percentage of seniors. Alexandria topped the list, with Grand Rapids...

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