Chippewa County Courts

MN State Patrol - MarshallMaldonado Gonzalez, Ever Gabriel, Dallas, Texas; Offense date 8/17/23 No Minnesota Driver’s License (Misdemeanor); Plea 9/10/23 Guilty; Disposition 9/10/23 Convicted; Court Decision 9/10/23 Payable without appearance; $100 Fine.

Sentencing in overdose case

Last Tuesday, Deja Denise Padilla, age 21, of Montevideo pled guilty to charges of third-degree murder in court in Renville County.

Chippewa County Courts

MN State Patrol - MarshallGarcia Miranda, Ivonne Virgini, Clara City; Offense date 8/3/23 Driving After Suspension (Misdemeanor); Plea 9/15/23 Guilty; Disposition 9/15/23 Convicted; Court Decision 9/15/23 Payable without appearance; $200 Fine.

Local non-profit hosts open house to raise awareness of organization’s mission

Last Thursday evening, the board of directors of a fairly new non-profit organization, Edu-Link, gathered at the Chippewa County Public Library in downtown Montevideo to host an open house to help promote the organization’s cause in the community.Edu-Link was founded by Tim Elkington, after as an adult he attended tutoring services provided by a Montevideo tutor that soon after retired.