Rushford News


01/03/2018 08:54 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Peak alert issued by MiEnergy Cooperative 

MiEnergy Cooperative in Rushford says that due to high demand for electricity, they're announcing a peak energy alert to its customers starting Wednesday afternoon. MiEnergy Cooperative is issuing a peak energy alert to address high demand for electricity in the regional power market.


01/03/2018 04:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Auto accident in Fillmore County 

The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened around 11 am Wednesday on Highway 16. 64-year-old Della Marie Mehaffey of Mabel was driving east when she hit a guardrail near 182nd Street. Mehaffey suffered a non-life threatening injury and was taken to Winona Health hospital for treatment.


12/29/2017 11:58 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Day in History: Dynamite found in an Austin garage detonated 

The police had found the dynamite in a residential garage and with assistance from the Minneapolis Police Department detonated the explosives. a Denys Erickson and Renee Burt, both of Rochester, have been named to the dean's list at Concordia College at St. Paul.


12/12/2017 01:51 PM  ~~~Source~~~
One hurt in Rushford crash 

The Minnesota State Patrol says it happened just after 9:30 am at the intersection of Highway 43 and Park Street in Rushford. 28-year-old Jon Taylor Peterson was driving north on the highway and 89-year-old Herbert Kristian Highum of Rushford was westbound on the city street.


11/29/2017 07:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Ufo Sighting: The 1967 Nhra C/XS Championship-Winning 1965 Plymouth A990 Belvedere I is Reborn 

Tom Tignanelli's job as a Chrysler Race Group engineer provided the opportunity for his father to buy this 1965 Plymouth A990 Belvedere I from Chrysler Engineering. Adam Engelhart and the team at AAA Restorations in Rushford, Minnesota, performed the incredibly accurate restoration after its current owners, Clark and Collene Rand, bought it in 2014.