Austin Post 91 rallies from five runs down in state tournament opener

Austin Post 91 rallies from five runs down in state tournament opener

EDINA — The Austin Post 91 Legion baseball team opened state tournament play with its most dramatic win of the season in Edina Friday. Read more | Add your comment

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Shooter gets 15 years for attempted murder

The Austin man who shot 39-year-old Tyrone Maddox last September was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison. A jury found Tyrone Price, 28, guilty ... Read more | Add your comment

Joining forces with the APD; National Night Out set for Tuesday

Joining forces with the APD; National Night Out set for Tuesday

The Austin Police Department will recognize this year’s National Night Out this Tuesday with free hot dogs, pop and some family entertainment. The event takes ... Read more | Add your comment

Education Accolades

Dean’s List —Paul Johnson of Grand Meadow has been named to the University of Iowa’s dean’s list for the 2015 spring semester. Graduations —Colton Rasmussen ... Read more | Add your comment

Church to host film viewing, discussion on immigration

First Congregational United Church of Christ will hold a public screening and community conversation of the film “Arrival: Finding Home” from KSMQ Public Television at ... Read more | Add your comment

Brother of texting-while-driving victim: ‘These things don’t have to happen’ Enhanced distracted-driving laws take effect Saturday in Minnesota

Matthew Riggs was on his second deployment to Afghanistan with the U.S. Army in August 2013 when he received word that his younger brother David ... Read more | Add your comment

Burnsville rep. to chair No Child Left Behind conference committee

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Pet Purrrrrfect; Owners show off their furry friends

Pet Purrrrrfect; Owners show off their furry friends

Sherlock the dog meets Indy the cat and Jordan Steinhoff Wednesday during the Austin Public Library’s second annual pet contest. Read more | Add your comment

Austin below state average on MCAs

Austin Public Schools District’s state tests scores are below the state average, as well as below last year’s numbers. Read more | Add your comment

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Area officials, farmers promote Latino ag coop

Area officials, farmers promote Latino ag coop

Members of the Latino Economic Development Center, local officials and area farmers celebrated the first year of the La Surena Cooperative Saturday. Read more | Add your comment

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Austin Post 91 Legion baseball team rallies past TriCity at state tournament

Austin Post 91 Legion baseball team rallies past TriCity at state tournament

Austin trailed 6-0 early, but it bounced back to pick up a 12-11 win over TriCity Red in the second round of the Division I ... Read more | Add your comment

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Joining forces with the APD; National Night Out set for Tuesday

Joining forces with the APD; National Night Out set for Tuesday

The Austin Police Department will recognize this year’s National Night Out this Tuesday with free hot dogs, pop and some family entertainment. The event takes ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Placement costs tick down; Juvenile crime still a ‘complex social problem’  | Add your comment
  2. Alleged burglar charged for fighting with police  | Add your comment

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Austin’s new way; Christian-based coffee shop opens for business

The Way Cafe is putting a unique twist on nightlife in Austin. The Christian-focused coffee shop ... Read more | Add your comment

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A step toward college; 23 students graduate from Riverland prep class

After taking time out of their summers, 23 students are better prepared to start their postsecondary education this fall. Students from Austin, Owatonna, Albert Lea, ... Read more | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Shooter gets 15 years for attempted murder

The Austin man who shot 39-year-old Tyrone Maddox last September was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison. A jury found Tyrone Price, 28, guilty ... Read more | Add your comment