When medical emergencies occur in and around the Monticello community, the Life Link III Air Ambulance Service is there to help increase a patient’s chances of survival. At the heart of Life Link III and its fleet of new AW119Kx helicopters, there is clinical nurse educator, Megan Hartigan, RN, EMT-P.
Over the radio, a voice states, “Fire Chief 1, we need a landing zone.” Following this type of call, prompt direction would provide a safe path for an air ambulance to land – this would normally be the voice of Monticello Fire Chief Steve Joerg. But this time, something was different.
There is a time when experience must come into play as voters decide how their ballots will be cast. In the Sixth Congressional District contest Tuesday, Nov. 4, we believe that Republican Tom Emmer of Delano is the candidate best prepared to serve in Washington, D.C. Emmer, 53, is the clear favorite to win the [...]
The Monticello girls soccer team may be a long shot to come out of Section 5A this fall, but they are expected to play deep into the tournament. As the third seed in a top-heavy section, Monticello cruised as a heavy favorite in Tuesday’s opening round and will now take on Big Lake, a team [...]
If you attended Monticello’s last two football games, it’s likely that things started to feel familiar quite quickly in Big Lake on Friday night. A week after using stout defense, a dominating line and an explosive ground game to top Buffalo 35-3, Monticello did the exact same thing in Big Lake. The Magic again scored [...]