Montevideo News


12/08/2018 06:42 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Vietnam veteran's family gives largest donation ever to Minnesota veterans home for Montevideo 

A nearly $3 million gift from a Vietnam War veteran - the largest donation ever to a state veterans home in Minnesota - is helping to make a new veterans home in Montevideo, Minn., a reality. Before he died in March at his home in Nevada, Steven Williams, 70, who grew up near Montevideo, told his family he wanted to donate almost his entire estate to charities.


12/06/2018 02:05 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Vietnam vet bequeaths $2.8M for future veterans home 

The late Steve Williams, shown here in Vietnam in 1968 or 1969, was a big supporter of a new veterans home in Montevideo. Williams died in March.


11/21/2018 11:57 PM  ~~~Source~~~
'Great To Be Home': Dayton Returns Home After Extended Stay At Mayo Clinic 

Montevideo Police Chief Adam Christopher On Leave After Young Woman Files Restraining Order A Minnesota police chief is on paid leave after a teenager says he sent sexual texts to her. A judge granted an 18-year-old woman a harassment restraining order against Montevideo Police Chief Adam Christopher.


11/14/2018 01:32 PM  ~~~Source~~~
November 14, 2018 ] Brute's Bleat by Harold Brutlag- November 14, 2018 Viewpoints 

My effort at pheasant hunting last week was with Daryl Hennen when I convinced him most of the birds I have seen this year were west of Granite Falls. We left ML about 7 a.m. Our first stop was supposed to be west of Montevideo about 12 miles and south about two miles where I knew a Wildlife Management area included some stranding corn as well as several harvested corn field on two sides.


11/10/2018 02:49 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Christensen Farms givees $10,000 to Veterans in the Midwest S 

In honor of Veteran's Day, Christensen Farms, one of the largest family-owned pork producers in the country, donated a total of $10,000 to Veteran's support organizations across the Midwest.