Montevideo American-News

  • The latest Police and Fire news and information for Montevideo MN.
Updated Dec 18, 2014 at 10:56 AM

The Madison mother charged with two counts of gross misdemeanor child endangerment appeared in Lac qui Parle County court yesterday morning.

Updated Dec 17, 2014 at 2:07 PM

The last 12 months may well mark the beginning of the end for the death penalty in America.

Updated Dec 15, 2014 at 9:32 AM

Q: Dear Trooper Troy: What is the law in regards to transporting a firearm for hunting?

Posted Dec 11, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Constant camera surveillance, in the perspective of the Montevideo Police Department, was accepted as soon as the technology was portable and readily available. Beginning with patrolman in only marked police cars, VHS videos would be recording from...

Updated Dec 9, 2014 at 1:07 PM

Q: Dear Trooper Troy: What should a person do if they are involved in a crash?

Posted Dec 1, 2014 at 12:00 PM

Q: Dear Trooper Troy: I like to drive with my tailgate down on my pickup for better gas mileage. The other day, a friend told me this was illegal. Is that true?

Posted Nov 27, 2014 at 8:00 AM

Firefighters from Montevideo, Watson, and other nearby towns gathered Tuesday night for a controlled house burning in Watson. The abandoned home had been burned in the past and the windows and doors had since been boarded up. The burning was also a...

Posted Nov 26, 2014 at 12:00 PM

Q: Dear Trooper Troy: I have often wondered why school buses are not equipped with seatbelts. What is the reason for this?

Posted Nov 17, 2014 at 12:00 PM

Q: Dear Trooper Troy: Is there an age requirement for a driver of a farm tractor? Do they need to be age 15 and have a farm permit?

Updated Nov 6, 2014 at 1:26 PM

Kelly Robinson joined Montevideo Police yesterday as a new full time officer.

Updated Nov 4, 2014 at 1:55 PM

Q: Dear Trooper Troy: Question 1: I was traveling along a county road, when I came upon a stopped tractor pulling a grain cart, and blocking all traffic. It was unloading grain into a parked semi-tractor and trailer along the road. The people that...

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10
    • Events Calendar