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.
Andy Rostberg and his dad, Grady Rostberg, prior to the

‘I’ve been spoiled since day one’

August 1, 2017
Prairie River Home Care provides individualized care in home-like setting
Residents and staff pose for a photo while some do some gardening work in the garden box at the Birchwood House. Pictured are (L to R) Arlys, Caren, Betty, Chuck,

‘I pride myself on customer service’

March 1, 2017
Buying? Selling? Rolf can be your personal guide
Tammy Rolf is passionate about helping people buy and sell their homes. “It’s very rewarding to see how happy they are when they get their house sold and move into their dream

‘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
Deb Thorpe uses a drill on a bench she is making. Thorpe has been making all sorts of things out of wood over the last few years after her husband, Duane,

‘Our large inventory really sets us apart’

March 1, 2016
Factory Direct puts focus on selection, service and competitive pricing
Factory Direct co-owners, Keith, left, and Kevin Heikes (right) at their store in Hutchinson. Photo by Scott Thoma
The building that currently houses Factory Direct in Hutchinson was once a ...

‘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
Peter Hess and Christine Ruppert are Thrivent Financial Associates. Hess works out of his Waconia office, and Ruppert works out of her Hutchinson office. Photo by Scott Thoma
What baby boomers need to know to help maximize retirement income It’s ...

DAV works to fulfill promise to area veterans

November 1, 2015
Van Karg stands next to the van they use to transport veterans to appointments. DAV is the adjutant and financial officer for the Hucthinson chapter of Disabled American Veterans. Photo by Scott Thoma
Tucked away on Third Avenue Northwest in ...

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
Jim Condon, owner of Little Crow Shooting Sports for 29 years, takes pride in the service they provide their customers. Above, Condon helps a couple customers with

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 paying tribute at a veteran’s funeral. The squad has appeared at more than 1,000 funerals and many special events over the years.
    The Hutchinson Memorial Rifle ...

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 ...