Vesel to victory: Austin junior hits big 3 as Packers beat Byron

Vesel to victory: Austin junior hits big 3 as Packers beat Byron

The No. 4 seeded Packers didn't do what they wanted to do on their final possession against Byron, but they did exactly what they needed ... Read more | Add your comment

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Snowy conditions cause several interstate accidents

Though the weather may not have turned into a blizzard Tuesday, road conditions were icy enough to cause several accidents in the area. An Austin ... Read more | Add your comment

County extension office moving; Vacated environmental services office to become new home

The Mower County Extension office will move into a new home later this year. The county board unanimously approved a plan Tuesday for the extension office, ... Read more | Add your comment

Faculty, leaders end feud over MnSCU reform plan

After a five-month standoff, faculty and administrators have agreed to settle their differences over a controversial plan called Charting the Future to reform Minnesota’s 31 ... Read more | Add your comment

SWCD seeking grant for buffers between ag land, waterways

The Mower County Soil and Water Conservation District is looking to help farmers adapt to refocused rules on shoreland buffers between state streams and agricultural ... Read more | Add your comment

DeSilva takes 3rd at area spelling bee

DeSilva takes 3rd at area spelling bee

Shenali DeSilva, right, finished in third place in the Southeast Service Cooperative Regional Spelling Bee finals on Feb. 24, but she did not advance in ... Read more | Add your comment

A new kind of crazy; GM restaurant set to open soon

A new kind of crazy; GM restaurant set to open soon

GRAND MEADOW — A crazy new restaurant and bar is getting ready to open in Grand Meadow this month. Crazy Jane’s Place will open in ... Read more | Add your comment

Waging a fitness war; Local woman opens Jump Star Fitness to help fight cancer

Waging a fitness war; Local woman opens Jump Star Fitness to help fight cancer

Julie Olson wanted to honor her mother and help people get healthy, so she started a gym. Olson’s mother passed away in December of lung ... Read more | Add your comment

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  5. City progressing on plans for flood wall program  | Add your comment
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  7. AL board OKs traditional school calendar  | Add your comment
  8. Al Batt: Leave the pricetag on exercise equipment  | Add your comment
  9. Wintry weather moves into Austin, Midwest  | Add your comment

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Pride of the program; Austin grads are making their names in college basketball

Pride of the program; Austin grads are making their names in college basketball

Four years ago, the Austin boys basketball team began making strides, and it hasn’t stopped since. After not going to the state boys basketball tournament ... Read more | Add your comment

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Austin Bruins clinch a home series in win over Brookings

The Austin Bruins clinched home ice in the first round of the NAHL Central playoffs when they beat Brookings (17-25-9 overall) 2-1 in Riverside Arena ... Read more | Add your comment

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Supreme Court hears fight over health law subsidies that could affect millions

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is hearing arguments in a major test of President Barack Obama’s health overhaul that threatens insurance coverage for millions of ... Read more | Add your comment

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  6. UN: World eating too much sugar; should cut to 5-10 percent of diet  | Add your comment

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Snowy conditions cause several interstate accidents

Though the weather may not have turned into a blizzard Tuesday, road conditions were icy enough to cause several accidents in the area. An Austin ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Firefighters put out house fire  | Add your comment
  2. Area woman gets 2 years probation for welfare fraud  | Add your comment

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Al Batt: Leave the pricetag on exercise equipment

Echoes from the Loafers’ Club Meeting: Why do you go ice fishing? Because it’s nice to ... Read more | Add your comment

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A new kind of crazy; GM restaurant set to open soon

GRAND MEADOW — A crazy new restaurant and bar is getting ready to open in Grand ... Read more | Add your comment

Hot Issues

Vision 2020 to host recreation center forum

The Community Recreation Center Committee is inviting area residents to two forums at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and at noon Thursday, March 11 and 12, at ... Read more | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Area woman gets 2 years probation for welfare fraud

A Dodge Center woman has been sentenced for swindling Mower County out of almost $20,000 in financial benefits in 2012. Mary Lewison was sentenced to ... Read more | Add your comment