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June 28, 2017
Minnesota appeals court denies new trial for man who used filet knife to kill roommate
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — The Minnesota Court of Appeals has denied an appeal by Michael Dean Grussing, 57, for a new trial in the death of...
June 28, 2017 - 2:43pm
June 27, 2017
Montevideo man sentenced in drug case
WORTHINGTON — William Tanhoff, 32, of Montevideo, was sentenced Tuesday morning in Nobles County District Court on drug charges. Tanhoff initially faced three felony counts of fifth-degree drug possession and sale as well as a petty misdemeanor charge for possession of marijuana,...
June 27, 2017 - 6:30pm
May 29, 2017
Western Minnesota town's residents seek to help fearful immigrants
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — A group of residents in a west-central Minnesota town wants to work with the Minnesota Immigration Freedom Network...
May 29, 2017 - 7:41pm
April 25, 2017
Minnesota father, son face charges for tombstone theft
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — A father and son in Montevideo are charged with felony theft for allegedly removing the gravestone from the burial...
April 25, 2017 - 6:39pm
March 20, 2017
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
ST. PAUL—Widows and widowers of disabled military veterans in Minnesota could be eligible for a permanent property tax exemption after...
March 20, 2017 - 6:23pm
March 12, 2017
Early season signs are everywhere
WILLMAR, Minn. — Amy Rager spotted the first drops of sap seeping from a wound on the sugar maple tree on her Chippewa County farm, and...
March 12, 2017 - 8:14pm
February 25, 2017
Lawmakers consider adding 2 Minnesota veterans homes
ST. PAUL—Advocates for the construction of two new state-run veterans homes in greater Minnesota say they may have finally gained legislative...
February 25, 2017 - 7:53am
February 16, 2017
Death of 11-day-old Minn. baby ruled homicide
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — The January death of a Montevideo 11-day-old baby is now being investigated as a homicide, police said Thursday. Feb....
February 16, 2017 - 5:09pm
January 6, 2017
Two charged in Montevideo prostitution sting
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — Authorities have charged two men with prostitution in a public place, a gross misdemeanor, after a Dec. 15 sting operation by the Montevideo Police Department. Paul Michael Jerve, 34, of Montevideo, and Rodney Lee Bellefeuille, 30, of Dawson, Minn., were charged...
January 6, 2017 - 8:56pm
December 30, 2016
Chippewa County jury awards over $10 million in abuse case
MONTEVIDEO – A Chippewa County jury has awarded a total of $10,199,000 in a civil lawsuit brought by a 42-year-old woman who alleged that her father had sexually abused her when she was a child.
December 30, 2016 - 8:41pm
October 16, 2016
Dayton skunked in pheasant opener, but other lawmakers bag birds
MONTEVIDEO - Gov. Mark Dayton has now gone six years in a row without a bird in the Governor's Pheasant Opener he started, and he was upped this year by his lieutenant governor. Lt. Gov. Tina Smith who bagged her first pheasant ever as she joined the governor and 75 other hunters...
October 16, 2016 - 8:38pm
September 21, 2016
Carrying Narcan in squads proves its worth in Montevideo
MONTEVIDEO, Minnesota – Montevideo’s Police Department was among the first in rural Minnesota to make Narcan kits designed to save the lives of opiate overdose victims standard equipment in its squad cars. It’s also now among the first in rural Minnesota to record a “life...
September 21, 2016 - 2:02am
September 15, 2016
Web series finds surprising answers on rural men masculinity
APPLETON, Minn. -- Asking men in rural Minnesota to talk openly about their masculinity is generally considered a surefire conversation stopper. Brendan Stermer tried it anyway. He got some refreshingly candid answers from a mix of men, from millennials to rodeo cowboys to inmates...
September 15, 2016 - 9:45pm
June 6, 2016
Murder is charged in South Dakota death
MONTEVIDEO — Montevideo police have arrested a 32-year-old Montevideo man in connection with a South Dakota homicide. Jose Antonio Vega was arrested at his home Sunday, a news release said. According to the Beadle County State’s Attorney’s Office, Vega has been charged in South...
June 6, 2016 - 9:05pm
May 31, 2016
Woman recognizes ex-husband in robbery video posted on Facebook, turns him in
MONTEVIDEO — A woman saw grainy surveillance footage posted on Facebook of an armed robbery at the Montevideo Casey's convenience store and thought it looked an awful lot like her soon-to-be-ex-husband. He had just taken her shopping and to the casino with newly acquired gobs of...
May 31, 2016 - 9:06pm