A Friday night tradition in Hutch

November 1, 2018
Rostbergs have led football team since 1970 The last time someone not named Rostberg was coaching high school football at Hutchinson, Neil Armstrong was taking a step on the moon. That was in 1969, the year before legendary coach Grady ...

‘I’ve been spoiled since day one’

August 1, 2017
Prairie River Home Care provides individualized care in home-like setting Ken and Judy Figge have been operating Prairie River Home Care since 1998. Since that time, the family-owned agency has expanded and is now operating in 60 of the 87 ...

‘I pride myself on customer service’

March 1, 2017
Buying? Selling? Rolf can be your personal guide Tammy Rolf’s outgoing personality fits perfectly with her job as a real estate agent with Counselor Realty in Hutchinson. Immediately after sitting down with her, a potential client feels comfort and trust ...

‘We provide safe and comfortable rides’

September 29, 2016
ACC Midwest provides non-emergency ambulatory, wheelchair and stretcher transportation As a young man working at a senior living facility in Hutchinson, Eric Labraaten saw a need for non-emergency transportation for the residents there, as well as others in the area. ...

Shop is still open

July 1, 2016
Hutchinson woman takes over tools after husband passes away When Duane Thorpe, of Hutchinson,  was battling cancer four years ago, he suggested to his wife, Deb, that it might be a good idea to sell all of his tools. After ...

‘Our large inventory really sets us apart’

March 1, 2016
Factory Direct puts focus on selection, service and competitive pricing The building that currently houses Factory Direct in Hutchinson was once a roller skating rink owned by Jim and Carole Heikes, who had it constructed in 1982. But because it ...

‘We’re here to solve a problem’

March 1, 2016
Driven by a strong reputation, GSM adds location in Hutchinson If certain parts of your home aren’t as warm as others, or if you are concerned about the quality of the air inside your home, chances are good that Gag ...

Social Security planning

February 1, 2016
What baby boomers need to know to help maximize retirement income It’s a general misconception that all you have to do when you retire is sign up for Social Security and a check arrives in your mailbox each month.  While ...

DAV works to fulfill promise to area veterans

November 1, 2015
Tucked away on Third Avenue Northwest in Hutchinson stands a one-year-old building that houses the local chapter of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV)and its Auxiliary. The warehouse section of the building has the appearance of a large supply store. Included ...

Aiming to please, one customer at a time

August 31, 2015
Little Crow Shooting Sports is a family-oriented gun shop just north of Hutchinson Chances are that if you enter the Little Crow Shooting Sports in Hutchinson with a question about guns, you won’t leave without the answer you were looking ...

Parkview offers ‘patient-centered’ dentistry

April 1, 2015
Are you looking for ways to brighten your smile? The goal of the staff at Parkview Dental, of Hutchinson, is to not only brighten your smile, but intently look forward to knowing you — as a person as well as ...

Pet of the Week:Moose

December 30, 2013
This weeks featured pet is Moose, an extra large adult, male, mastiff mix. He is available for adoption at the Heart of Minnesota Animal Shelter of McLeod County in Hutchinson, MN. A little about Moose
Moose is a big fella, ...

Honoring those who served

June 27, 2013
Rifle squad has appeared at more than 1,000 funerals     The Hutchinson Memorial Rifle Squad (HMRS), organized in 1982, has served at more than 1,000 funerals and many, many special events including one wedding since its inception. Days like Memorial Day ...

Business Profile: Hartungs take over ‘favorite quilt shop’

March 1, 2013
Like making a quilt, the pieces seemed to fall in place for Bonny and Don Hartung as they purchased the quilt shop in Hutchinson and renamed it Quilt Haven on Main. It all happened very quickly.
The Hartungs, who live ...