Atwater News

02/22/2018 03:54 AM  ~~~Source~~~
22 Students Receive Nat'l Dairy Herd Information Assn Scholarships 

Judges evaluated applicants on scholastic achievements, leadership in school and community activities, and responses to DHI- and career-related questions. To be eligible for a National DHIA scholarship, applicants must be a family member or employee of a herd on DHI test, a family member of a DHI employee, or an employee of a DHI affiliate.

01/07/2018 08:05 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Man dies in house fire in southwest Minnesota 

One person has died in a house fire that broke out early Saturday morning near Lake Lillian in southwest Minnesota. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office said the fire was reported at 2:50 a.m. at a house on Minnesota Highway 7 about two miles east of Lake Lillian.

12/23/2017 12:16 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Soldier surprises mom for the holidays 

Josephine Hofmann, from Atwater, MN, thought she was just being pampered Friday at the Mall of America by a program supporting military families. "God willing he'll be back.

12/04/2017 12:26 PM  ~~~Source~~~
The Big Gift Giveaway Week 3 Finalists that have confirmed are... 

Dylan Idso of Willmar , Amy Prentice of Brooten, Shawna Steffen of Willmar, Kathy Hornick of New London, Dorothy Pickle of Atwater, Lisa Hastad of Willmar, Missy Evenson of Pennock, Brian Schultz of Montevideo, Kevin Wall of Willmar, Danelle Dehne of Montevideo, Marianne Jones of Benson, Shane Weis of Bird Island, Kayla Brandt of Raymond, Alissa Norsten of Willmar, Skye Hebrink of Renville, Lindsey Stage of Bird Island, VaLoris Anderson of Atwater, Amy Behrends of Atwater, Mary Swoboda of Olivia , Julie Fischer of Lake Lillian, Linda Groth of Kerkhoven, Corrine Gertsema of Redwood Falls, Josh Uecker of Granite Falls, Tyler Samuelson of Willmar