2012 Mower County Fair

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Woman charged with stabbing boyfriend over alleged drug use

Woman charged with stabbing boyfriend over alleged drug use

The woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend Tuesday because she was tired of his alleged drug use has been charged. Thia Frae Olson, 40, of ... Read more | Add your comment

Back from Afghanistan; Troops deployed for 9 months

Back from Afghanistan; Troops deployed for 9 months

Three Mower County soldiers are about to come home. Sgt. 1st Class Jesse Kneeskern and Sgt. Robert Cecil, both of Austin, and Staff Sgt. Chad ... Read more | Add your comment

DNR: Cougar evidence is inconclusive

A big cat was sighted in northwest Mower County and Blooming Prairie late last week, but the Minnesota Department of Natural Resource isn’t sure it ... Read more | Add your comment

Minn. Senate passes medical pot legislation

ST. PAUL — Local residents may have been the key to convince area lawmakers to support legalizing medical marijuana. The Minnesota state Senate passed a ... Read more | Add your comment

Others’ Opinion: GOP exacts revenge for marriage vote

GOP state Rep. David FitzSimmons became more than a conservative newbie last May when he secured passage of an amendment giving churches that refuse to ... Read more | Add your comment