It was rocker Stephen Stills who wrote the hit song “Love the One You’re With.” Its most enduring line was one he borrowed from Billy Preston, “If you can’t be with the one you love, love the one you’re with.”
The Hutchinson Showstoppers dance team didn’t finish as well as it hoped Saturday at the Class 2A State High Kick Championship at the Target Center in Minneapolis, but it did finish better than last year.
The Hutchinson/Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart wrestling team made it all the way to the Section 2AA final Saturday in Hutchinson, but its exciting run came to an end with a 43-21 loss to the Scott West Panthers.
Sandy McCormick, a Grove Street resident who has long protested using Hutchinson’s North and South parks for anything but parkland, now objects to a plan to widen that street. Widening the street and pouring a new sidewalk would encroach into North Park, she believes.
McLeod Cooperative Power Association, a provider of electricity to homes and businesses in McLeod, Renville, Sibley, and Carver counties for more than 80 years, is aiming to help its farming patrons reduce their energy use. It is rolling out a suite of services and efficient equipment grants.