Litchfield News


10/17/2018 06:00 PM  ~~~Source~~~
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The Irish cross country team did things a little differently last week. On Monday, Oct. 8, half of the team went to the scenic Kimball golf course for the Eden Valley-Waktins-Kimball meet where kids who don't normally run varsity had the chance to do so.


08/30/2018 04:21 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Minnesota House candidate Kyle Greene uses racial slur in ad 

Kyle Greene, who is running for the Minnesota House as an independent, has released a campaign video in which he uses a racial slur. "I want to be your state representative, I want to be your public servant and I want to be your [N-word]," Greene says in the video he posted on his campaign website and Facebook page.


08/30/2018 02:13 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Central Minnesota woman charged with assaults for smashing into ex-boyfriend's vehicle 

A central Minnesota woman appeared in district court in Litchfield on Wednesday on charges for allegedly smashing her pickup truck into the back of a pickup truck holding her ex-boyfriend, another woman, and their two children. Desirae Margaret Nelson, 22, of Dassel is charged with four felony charges of assault in the second degree and two misdemeanor charges of domestic assault.


08/06/2018 09:01 AM  ~~~Source~~~
'Not built to be a stay-at-home mom': Women's ag roles expand 

Ashley Kohls has many roles in agriculture. One of them is serving as executive director of the Minnesota State Cattlemen's Association.


08/04/2018 06:05 PM  ~~~Source~~~
NWS Confirms Tornado Touched Down Near Atwater Friday Night 

According to the NWS storm report, the EF0 tornado started near Atwater and traveled east 11.2 miles along Highway 12. Its path concluded just northwest of Litchfield. Much of western and central Minnesota saw severe weather Friday night as a storm front moved through the area.