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A&E Calendar: For the best in local entertainment  Crow River Media

Next seven days. Wednesday, May 22. Registration for YoungStars, the four-week summer theater program from June 10-July 1 is for youth who have completed ...

Student arrested for threats against Hutchinson High School  Crow River Media

In a separate incident from what was reported last Thursday, a minor was arrested by Hutchinson police Friday evening following a report of a social media post ...

Hutchinson police say no threat at high school  Crow River Media

Police officers were at Hutchinson High School Friday morning following social media posts about a student threatening to bring a weapon to school.

Hutchinson High School December students of the month  Crow River Media

Jacob Albers: Grade 12, World of Work I. “Jacob was an easy pick for student of the month. I chose him because he is our first student to participate in the ...

Hutchinson High School February students of the month  Crow River Media

Jordan Stenzel: Grade 12, accounting/college marketing. Jordan is a very respectful student to have in the classroom. He's focused on his work without ...

Hutchinson High School boys lacrosse season canceled | Sports  Crow River Media

There will be no Hutchinson High School boys lacrosse team this year. The decision was made due to low participation.

YOU, YOUR KIDS & SCHOOL: Continuing connections at Hutchinson High School  Crow River Media

Hutchinson High School has a handful of support programs that extend services and support to students that need them. In 2016, we started a student mentoring ...

New Hutchinson High School dedication is Friday | Entertainment  Crow River Media

Hutchinson High School is capping its week of Homecoming festivities with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 5 p.m. Friday in the H Courtyard by the school's main ...

Hutchinson police investigating school threat Friday | Local  Crow River Media

Police are investigating a report of a threat made against Hutchinson High School Friday morning.

'No better place to grow up.' School names gym for Whalen  Star Tribune

In the same space where she signed her national letter of intent to attend Minnesota 19 years ago this month, Lindsay Whalen came home to Hutchinson on ...

Final leg of Hutchinson High School construction shaping up  Crow River Media

It seems like every time you drive by Hutchinson High School this summer, the site looks a little different. Crews inside are at work as well, with plans to have.

Hutchinson High School celebrates its history this Homecoming  Crow River Media

Hutchinson High School's Wall of Fame continues to grow.

There's a new face at Hutchinson High School  Crow River Media

When Hutchinson High School students return to school this fall they will see a new face in the front office.

Hutchinson High School tennis court overhaul approved | Local  Crow River Media

Upgrades to the eight Hutchinson High School tennis courts were given a green light at Monday night's School Board meeting.

High school gym will be "Whalen Gymnasium" | Local  Crow River Media

Usually the resolutions I read are pretty dry,” Hutchinson School Board Chair Josh Gehlen said Wednesday evening. “This is probably the most exciting ...

Hutchinson High School October students of the month  Crow River Media

Jillian Heilman — Grade 10 — Ms. Card. It has been a privilege to have Jillian in Female Strength Training! She has come to class each day and has developed ...

Arrest Made in Hutchinson School Threat  KDUZ/KARP Radio

On Friday morning, an email threat was made towards Hutchinson High School. Hutchinson Public Schools immediately requested the assistance of the ...

Hutchinson High School November Students of the Month  Crow River Media

Daniel Van De Steeg: Grade 12, AP Statistics. Daniel Van De Steeg. “I had Daniel in Intermediate Algebra for his first high school math class as a freshman and ...

Landon Butler knows prose | Education  Crow River Media

There's been quite a bit of good news from Hutchinson Public Schools students lately. Members of the knowledge bowl team earned a place at state, students in ...

Superintendent reflects on the school project | Hutchinson Leader  Crow River Media

Hutchinson Public Schools Superintendent Daron VanderHeiden had a good feeling going into voting day on Nov. 3 in 2015.

A new regular for Hutchinson High School and local businesses  Crow River Media

A new Hutchinson Public Schools' employee will help students explore career paths and work to build connections with local businesses.

2018: A big year for news in the Hutchinson area  Crow River Media

After 11 years of growing the United Way of McLeod County, executive director Paul Thompson said he's ready for a new career chapter. New Ulm's gain is ...

Hutchinson High School's one-act play competes Saturday at subsections  Crow River Media

A new director, a new production and a new auditorium all come together for Hutchinson High School's one-act play, “Tall Tales.”

Hutchinson High School to Rename Gymnasium for Lindsay Whalen  KSTP

Whalen began her basketball career at Hutchinson before going onto the University of Minnesota and eventually the Minnesota Lynx ...

Ready for Homecoming? Here's how to celebrate | Hutchinson Leader  Crow River Media

Got excellence? Hutchinson High School students are asking that question as part of Homecoming Week Oct. 8-12. “Our big goal this year is to reward students ...

2018 Hutchinson Homecoming Court  KDUZ/KARP Radio

Front row left to right: Freshman Tylee Plombon, sophomore Karissa Korson, junior Alyssa Grutt, Seniors Elizabeth Wortz, Maddie Maday, Kaitlin Campbell, ...

TRACK AND FIELD: Boys ready for new regime  Crow River Media

With the layers of ice and snow receding, the track at Hutchinson High School is slowly showing its face after its winter hibernation. Practice began this week for ...

Taking the plunge | Local  Crow River Media

Hutchinson students joined Polar Plunge 2019 Friday to raise money for Special Olympics Minnesota. The high schoolers jumped into Bde Maka Ska, formerly ...

Youth faces felony charges over Hutchinson High School threat  KWLM (Willmar Radio)

(Hutchinson MN-) A teenager has been charged with making threats on social media against the Hutchinson High School last week. The 15-year-old Hutchinson ...

Hutchinson High School March students of the month  Crow River Media

Yulianna Huerta: Grade 9, English 9 literature and communications.

Lindsay Whalen's HS gym named in her honor while coach sends video tribute from elk hunting trip  USA TODAY High School Sports

Lindsay Whalen's high school coach, Andy Rostberg, provided a touching video testimonial to her dedication while on an elk hunting trip.

New online store launches for Hutchinson Tigers | Sports  Crow River Media

With the fall sports season about to kick into gear, fans looking to add some new Hutchinson Tigers apparel to their wardrobe can now do so from the comfort of.

New space gives Tigerbots room to grow | Local  Crow River Media

It was dark when eighth-graders Grace Swaja and Carter Drey arrived at Uponor's Hutchinson facility Tuesday evening for 6 p.m. practice with the Hutchinson ...

Hutchinson Middle School Students of First Trimester | Milestones  Crow River Media

Hutchinson Middle School recently honored its group of sixth- through eighth-graders as students of the first trimester for the 2018-19 school year.

Hutchinson tennis courts to receive upgrades | Sports  Crow River Media

Tennis courts at Hutchinson High School and Park Elementary could soon get a facelift. At Monday night's School Board meeting, the board instructed staff to ...

Hutchinson graduate has an eye for fashion | Hutchinson Leader  Crow River Media

If you want to do something, do it,” said Mason Nemitz, the 20-year-old founder and CEO of apparel line Migratory-X. “There are no big barriers out there holding ...

Welcome to Whalen Gymnasium; Hutch dedicates new high school gym  Crow River Media

The story of Hutchinson legend Lindsay Whalen is one of a local hero excelling to national prominence.

Hutchinson Police Services | Public Safety  Crow River Media

Hutchinson Police Services reported the following incidents:

Trifecta of excellence | Education  Crow River Media

What's it take to succeed in the classroom? What about in athletics, or in fine arts?

REACH program helps staff better connect with students in Hutchinson, Minn.  KMSP-TV

When people ask, “What's going on with kids today?” there are few who follow up that question by going to find out. That's the difference at Hutchinson High ...

DANCE: Hutchinson Showstoppers clinch spot at state | Sports  Crow River Media

When the bell rang Saturday afternoon in Delano, the Hutchinson Showstoppers knew they were bound for state.

Hutch Bass fishing team finds first-year success  Crow River Media

The chase for the biggest bass was on for the Hutchinson Bass fishing team this summer, and it finished its season with a conference championship trophy.

Bundled in love | Education  Crow River Media

When freshman Ellie Streich was recovering from surgery a few years ago, the thoughtfulness of a gift helped build her up. Now she's returning the favor with ...

New Century Academy will offer sixth-grade classes  Crow River Media

New Century Academy is growing. The charter public school at the corner of School Road and South Grade Road has spent the past few years adding programs ...

Theresa Vacek, 56 | Obituaries  Crow River Media

Jan. 18, 2019. Theresa Rose (Forbes) Vacek, 56, of Brownton passed away Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson, after her battle ...

Assault report at New Century raises questions | Local  Crow River Media

Social media rumors regarding an incident at New Century Academy and a petition asking for the reinstatement of art teacher Mark Curlew had Hutchinson ...

New royalty in town | Local  Crow River Media

At the first Homecoming Day pep fest in the newly renovated Hutchinson High School, crowds of students, parents and community members packed into the new ...

Scott Anderson, 58 | Obituaries  Crow River Media

Dec. 31, 2018. Scott A. Anderson, 58, passed away at his home in Logon, Utah, on Monday, Dec. 31. Interment will be at a later date. Scott was born August 10, ...

Hutchinson's AP scholars had 162 passing scores | Local  Crow River Media

Seventeen Hutchinson High School students passed three Advanced Placement exams this past spring with a score of 3.0 or better.

It's High School Principal Patrick Walsh's last week  Crow River Media

It's Hutchinson High School Principal Patrick Walsh's last week in the district. Walsh has been instrumental in advancements at the school since he started in ...

Branded Solutions moves in downtown | Hutchinson Leader  Crow River Media

At the corner of Washington Avenue and Main Street sits a new branding opportunity for businesses.

Barbara Peterson, 78 | Obituaries  Crow River Media

Feb. 27, 2019. Barbara Jean Peterson, 78, of Hutchinson passed away Wednesday, Feb. 27, at St. Cloud Hospital. Funeral *service* was Monday, March 4, ...

Reusse: At Hutch or NDSU, Robbie Grimsley rarely loses  Star Tribune

The safety is wrapping up a four-year career with the Bison that has continued the success he found in high school.

REACH had an early Christmas with plenty of gifts  Crow River Media

Every family has its holiday traditions, and Hutchinson High School's REACH program is no different.

30 Hutchinson High School seniors will perform their final concert Monday  Crow River Media

If you haven't caught a Hutchinson High School band concert this year, this Monday's may be the one to hear.

Kenneth Jensen leaves lasting mark on Hutchinson | Local  Crow River Media

Civic booster, Lindsay Whalen fan and friend to many Kenneth Jensen died Monday at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson. He was 95.

They're creepy and they're kooky | Education  Crow River Media

What makes your family strange? Everyone has a story to answer that question, but only a few may be stranger than the story the Addams family could tell.

Invasive Education: Students helped Conservation Corps clean the Rollie Johnson Ecology Site  Crow River Media

Last week didn't go well for the area's invasive species. With assistance from a Minnesota Department of Natural Resources grant, the Conservation Corps ...

Japanese Consul-General tours Hutchinson workforce development efforts  Crow River Media

Hutchinson's workforce development efforts had an international spotlight Monday when Japanese Consul-General Naoki Ito visited.

Community Calendar – UPDATED Jan 25  KDUZ/KARP Radio

The Blizzard Blast Event is Friday, January 25th, 5:30 pm at the Glencoe City Center. The event benefit's Hospice. Tickets are $30 per person. Enjoy dinner by ...

STRAIGHT OUTTA HUTCH: Rapper John Edwards gives back to HHS  Crow River Media

“I'm never tired, I've always been a fighter. When it comes down to the wire, got the heart of a tiger”. — Chorus from “The Anthem” by John Edwards.

Phoenix rises higher than ever | Local  Crow River Media

Over the past several years, Phoenix Drumline has become an increasingly familiar name.

Big hits, big arm, big honor: SMSU inducts Hutchinson native into Hall of Honor  Crow River Media

One of the most prolific position players to step foot on the diamond for the Southwest Minnesota State University baseball team is getting his due on Saturday.

Roger Huls, 60 | Obituaries  Crow River Media

March 5, 2019. Roger Dean Huls, 60, of Pine River passed away Tuesday, March 5. *Service* will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 10, at Peace Lutheran Church in ...

City approved new tennis courts at Park Elementary  Crow River Media

The tennis and pickleball courts at Park Elementary will be replaced in a $537165 project.

TRACK AND FIELD: Hutch opens season at Mankato, sets indoor records  Crow River Media

Records fell Saturday as the Hutchinson track and field teams opened their seaons at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

High School Principal Patrick Walsh departing after school year ends  Crow River Media

Hutchinson High School Principal Patrick Walsh will leave the school district to accept a superintendent position at Belgrade-Brooten-Elrosa High School after ...

MORE TO THE STORY: A wronged woman | Entertainment  Crow River Media

This is Part 2 of a three-part series about the Gordon Jones murder. Click here to read Part 1.

Grant pumps $95,000 into TigerPath program | Education  Crow River Media

Hutchinson High School's growing TigerPath Academies is due for a boost to the tune of $95000.

Hutchinson Event Center closed due to flooding | Hutchinson Leader  Crow River Media

The Hutchinson Event Center, 1005 State Highway 15, is closed until further notice due to flooding from a ruptured water line.

Flying cars, wild dancing and 'chu-chi face'  Crow River Media

If it's been a while since you've seen the classic show "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang," or if you're only vaguely familiar with the 1968 film, you might want to check.

Greenway camp returns this summer | Sports  Crow River Media

The dates are set and registration is open for the 2019 Chad Greenway "Day to REACH" football camp.

Linda Peck, 64 | Obituaries  Crow River Media

Jan. 10, 2019. Linda L. Peck, 64, of Hutchinson passed away Thursday, Jan. 10, at Our Lady of Peace in St. Paul. Memorial *service* was Thursday, Jan.

Hutch gridders team up with Special Olympics | Sports  Crow River Media

New faces have been making an impact on the Hutchinson football practice fields this August, bringing more excitement and a bit of fun to drills.

GIRLS TENNIS PREVIEW: Young team quickly gears up for season  Crow River Media

The leaves may not have changed color yet, and the crisp, cool air is still on standby, but the fall high school sports season officially got underway on Monday.

From Hutchinson High to the world stage: Lindsay Whalen's career timeline  Minneapolis Star Tribune

1996-2000: A standout guard for four seasons at Hutchinson High School, Whalen is recruited to the University of Minnesota by Gophers coach Cheryl Littlejohn.

Isaak Erickson, 21 | Obituaries  Crow River Media

Dec. 4, 2018. Isaak W. Erickson, 21, of Hutchinson passed away Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, as a result of an automobile accident in Hutchinson. Mass of Christian ...

Proposed bill would solidify civics in Minnesota schools  Crow River Media

Rep. Dean Urdahl is worried Minnesota may not be doing enough to prepare students for a life of civic engagement.

Students returned to school Tuesday | Education  Crow River Media

Students heading to Hutchinson High School for the first day of class Tuesday morning didn't have much time to stop and appreciate the architecture.

Tigerbots blast off for 2019 season | Education  Crow River Media

As the new year gets underway, the Hutchinson High School robotics team is looking forward to a year of competition it hopes will lead back to the world stage.

MORE TO THE STORY: A murderous affair | Entertainment  Crow River Media

It happened on Monday, Jan. 30, 1950. Clara Schouse stood in the kitchen of her small apartment in Hutchinson. It was 11:08 a.m., and Schouse was preparing ...

Hutchinson High School 2017 Scholarship Awards | Lifestyle  Crow River Media

The following donors awarded scholarships to Hutchinson High School students during a recent presentation.

Larry Ondrachek, 80 | Obituaries  Crow River Media

Jan. 30, 2019. Larry Theodore Ondrachek, 80, of Glencoe passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, at his residence in Glencoe. Memorial *service* was Friday, Feb.

Hutchinson High School April Students of the Month  Crow River Media

Karissa Korson: Grade 9, U.S. History. “I am fortunate to have Karissa Korson as a student in my third trimester ninth-grade U.S. History class. Karissa is bright ...

YOU, YOUR KIDS & SCHOOL: What's ECFE, and why is it important?  Crow River Media

Early Childhood Family Education, or ECFE, is a public school program offered to all Minnesota families with children from birth to kindergarten. Hutchinson's ...

DANCE: Showstoppers host WCC Championship, kick places second  Crow River Media

Hutchinson High School was bumping with activity and beats Saturday when the Hutchinson dance team hosted the Wright County Conference Championship.

Recipients named for 21st annual Orth event | Sports  Crow River Media

The names of recipients benefiting from the 21st annual Tim Orth Memorial Foundation Basketball Jamboree have been announced. The event is Saturday, ...

Uponor Celebrates Grand Opening of Hutchinson Facility  ACHR NEWS

Uponor North America hosted a ribbon-cutting and plant tour on Oct. 11 to celebrate the grand opening of its newest expansion, a 237000-square-foot facility ...

Ralph Plath, 75 | Obituaries  Crow River Media

Oct. 30, 2018. Ralph Plath, 75, of Hutchinson, passed away, Tuesday, Oct. 30, at St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud. Graveside *service* was at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, ...

Hutchinson High School students build on a legacy  Crow River Media

School spirit and school construction are meeting this week for Homecoming at Hutchinson High School.

Hutchinson Concert Association launched its new season Monday night  Crow River Media

Absolutely great,” “awesome” and “fun” were just a few of the comments posted on social media about the 7th AVE. band. You'll be able to make your own ...

Police say no suspicious activity at Walmart | Hutchinson Leader  Crow River Media

The Hutchinson Police Department on Wednesday said it has received a report of an alleged human trafficking attempt at Walmart, but after further investigation ...

BOYS BASKETBALL: Hutch ends losing streak, tops Providence in OT  Crow River Media

A winless drought for the Hutchinson boys basketball team came to an end Thursday with an 81-75 overtime victory against Providence Academy.

David Ondracek, 80 | Obituaries  Crow River Media

Oct. 18, 2018. David Francis Ondracek, 80, of Hutchinson passed away Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, at Abbott Northwestern Hospital. He was born June 10, 1938, ...

Mark Kurtzweg, 53 | Obituaries  Crow River Media

Jan. 18, 2019. Mark G. Kurtzweg, 53, husband of Ronda and father of Mitchell and Jake, passed away Friday, Jan. 18, in Upper Peninsula, Michigan. Funeral ...

Jennifer Telecky returns to Hutchinson schools in time of change  Crow River Media

Surrounded by books for young readers, with smartphone, laptop and a few office supplies in tow, Jennifer Telecky put together a makeshift office in a corner of ...

McLeod County opens doors to curious students | Local  Crow River Media

Do you know a local student who is interested in government or who may want to learn more about law enforcement or criminal justice? They may want to ...

GIRLS HOCKEY: Tigers' season ends one win short of state  Crow River Media

Not all endings are storybook, and that's the way it was for the Hutchinson girls hocky team. When the clock showed all zeroes Thursday night at Gustavus ...

Hutchinson High School January Students of the Month  Crow River Media

Tyler Schiller: Grade 10, Biology. I would like to nominate Tyler Schiller as Science Student of the Month in Biology. Tyler has been in my biology classes for two ...

Hutchinson Prom 2018: Pictures in the Park | Local  Crow River Media

Hutchinson High School's prom is Saturday, and the sun was shining bright as people gathered at Library Square for Pictures in the Park.

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