McLeod County administrators have had their fingers crossed the past several months, and as of Thursday it looks like they may have reason to be optimistic about the cost of a potential jail renovation project.
An effort to make eight revisions to the Hutchinson City Charter went down to defeat Tuesday when the City Council voted 3-2 to reject the suggestions coming from the Charter Commission. Voting to reject the changes were Mary Christensen, Chad Czmowski and John Lofdahl.
The Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival Committee is seeking nominations for Mr. Hutchinson and Woman of the Year. Nominees should be local residents, age 18 or older, who have made significant contributions to Hutchinson.