Morton News


08/03/2018 10:39 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Brown County sheriff candidates: time for social media 

A roomful of people listened to four Brown County Sheriff candidates agree on most subjects at a 90-minute forum in City Hall Aug. 2. Sponsored by the New Ulm League of Women Voters, the forum included questions submitted in person at the event and others phoned in to a local number. Regarding enforcing laws fairly, New Ulm Police Department Senior Investigator Jeff Hohensee said he has worked with the New Ulm Human Rights Commission in the past and he'd call on them again to talk about respect and equality to his deputies if elected sheriff.


06/06/2018 05:51 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Sheriff Hoffmann withdraws, supports Seidl's campaign 

With a flurry of activity at the end of the filing period, the Brown County sheriff's race became a four-way battle. Sheriff's office candidates on the Aug. 14 primary ballot are Seidl, deputies Matt Ibberson and Jason Fairbairn and New Ulm Police Department Senior Investigator Jeff Hohensee.


05/04/2018 10:03 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Altimate Medical Acquires Activeaid 

Altimate Medical , a Morton, Minn-based manufacturer best known for its EasyStand brand of standing devices, has acquired Activeaid Inc , a medical equipment manufacturer that is also based in Minnesota. Activeaid produces products that specialize in the rehabilitation field.


04/14/2018 12:49 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Roads closed in Pipestone County 

The Minnesota Department of Transportation has closed roads due to blizzard conditions. Roads will remain closed until further notice.