Michaela Kendall

02/18/2019 - 1:25pm

GRUNDY COUNTY - Two people have died as the result of a weather-related head-on collision on Highway 14 eight miles northwest of Conrad on Sunday afternoon.

 

According to a press release issued by the Grundy County Sheriff’s Office, 21-year-old Justin Kime of Stewartville, Minnesota,...

01/30/2019 - 9:24am
Discussion of a DOT-suggested three lane conversion in Grundy Center has sparked conversation amongst citizens - with many saying that a three lane roadway would not solve speeding issues in Grundy Center, and could even create more problems than it solves.   It all kicked off at last week’s Grundy Center City Council meeting, when...
01/30/2019 - 9:20am
Despite the mixture of sleet, snow, ice, strong winds and sub-zero temperatures, Grundy County Sheriff’s Chief Deputy Tim Wolthoff says the department hasn’t really seen a spike in accidents over the last week, mainly due to drivers taking precautions while on the road.   “It seems like when people know this stuff is coming...
01/30/2019 - 9:18am
Over a dozen volunteer firefighters from Stout and Dike braved the bitter cold on Monday night to battle a garage fire in Stout.   According to Stout Fire Chief Jim Folkerts, the fire was reported around 9 p.m. on Monday night, after the resident noticed their garage was in flames. Folkerts says by the time firefighters got to the scene, the...
01/30/2019 - 9:15am
For small town, volunteer fire departments like Wellsburg Fire Department, it can be hard to find enough money in the city budget to purchase necessary equipment - but that doesn’t mean there’s not a need for that equipment.   Luckily for the Wellsburg Fire Department, a dedicated fundraising team and lots of support from the...
01/23/2019 - 9:59am
Every month, fourth grade students at Grundy Center Elementary make a visit to Arlington Place and Creekside Cottages to visit, play games and do crafts with residents there. In December, students made their monthly visit extra special, when they handmade a blanket for each resident and delivered them to the residents themselves.   The two...
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