Brownton News


09/17/2018 11:26 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Fitch & Moody's Upgrade Bond Ratings for Minnesota Municipal Power Agency 

The rating increases support the Agency's long-term goals and strengthen MMPA's position for the future. MMPA provides wholesale electricity to its member communities, which in turn deliver and sell that electricity to residential and business customers in their communities.


07/26/2018 03:34 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Ag tour reveals surprises 

Farmers, pork producers, media, economic development and several members of the Minnesota House of Representatives, urged to attend by their fellow representative, Bob Gunther of Fairmont, hopped on a chartered bus for a six-stop journey culminating at the This is the second year for the ag tour, which was organized by Stephanie Busiahn, executive director of Visit Fairmont; Wanda Patsche, representing the pork industry; Joanne Schmidt, representing the crop industry; and Linsey Preuss, Fairmont economic development director. CHS in Fairmont was the first stop on the tour, with the bus driving by a double line of semis waiting to pick up soybean meal from the plant.


04/17/2018 05:18 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Police Logs 

A 2000 Nissan Exterra driven by Kathleen M. Trevino, 33, Stewart, was eastbound on 212, hit a patch of ice, lost control, entered the ditch and rolled. Trevino was transported to Glencoe Regional Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.


04/09/2018 10:13 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Four hurt in crash south of Brownton 

Two adults and two children were hurt in a three-vehicle crash near Brownton yesterday afternoon. The state patrol says it happened at 4:23 p.m. on Highway 15 at 20th Street, south of Brownton.