West Nile Virus Confirmed In Minnesota HorseThe Minnesota Board of Animal Health said Tuesday an unvaccinated horse in Winthrop, in the south-central part of the state, has tested positive for the mosquito-borne disease and is severely ill.
1 Dead, 1 Hurt In Sibley County Head-On CrashOne person was killed and another injured after a head-on crash involving two vehicles Monday morning in western Minnesota, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities responded to the crash at about 6:08 a.m. Monday on Highway 15 one mile south of the town of Winthrop, which is near Hutchinson.
Boy Hit By Semi-Truck In Winthrop DiesAuthorities say a 13-year-old boy from Winthrop died Sunday after he was hit by a semi-truck while riding his bike on Saturday.
Semi-Truck Hits 13-Year-Old BicyclistAuthorities are investigating a crash after a 13-year-old bicyclist was hit by a semi-truck Saturday afternoon on Highway 15 in Sibley County.
Steer Wrestling Is A Way Of Life For Dan MortonThe Hamel Rodeo is the place to be this weekend. It's one of the biggest rodeos in the Midwest. And Winthrop, Minnesota’s Dan Morton is one of the big competitors in steer wrestling.
Crash Kills 2 Boys Near Family's DrivewayTwo boys were killed the car they were riding in was rear-ended near Winthrop, Minn. on Monday.