City council to discuss contract draft for city admin

The Austin City Council will discuss a draft of a contract to make Craig Clark Austin’s next city administrator just before its Monday meeting. The ... Read more | Add your comment

McFadden outlines his ‘Contract With Minnesota’

McFadden outlines his ‘Contract With Minnesota’

Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Mike McFadden’s confidence showed Friday afternoon as he told more than 25 people that he was going to win the election ... Read more | Add your comment

28 employees sickened at Willmar turkey plant

WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) — A Willmar turkey processing plant had to be evacuated after 28 employees fell sick. The employees at the Jennie-O plant had ... Read more | Add your comment

Suspect charged with felony for allegedly stealing

A 35-year-old Austin woman has been charged with a felony for allegedly taking $2.96 in change from a woman early Tuesday morning. Abang Oman Deng ... Read more | Add your comment

Pretty on Porcelain; Porcelain painters visit Austin for four-state convention

Pretty on Porcelain; Porcelain painters visit Austin for four-state convention

Helen Petersen scanned the crowd at the Holiday Inn & Austin Conference Center on Thursday and was excited to see people from all over the ... Read more | Add your comment

County debuts official online scanner feed; VHF scanners to go dark within next year

The ways people listen to police scanners in Mower County is about to change. The county’s scanner traffic has officially hit the Internet, but current ... Read more | Add your comment

Getting girls involved in science; Austin Schools looking at new approach to involve female students

Austin Public Schools leaders are taking a new approach to get more girls interested in science and math. School leaders announced the district is participating ... Read more | Add your comment

Walz, Hagedorn testy in their final debate

Democratic incumbent Rep. Tim Walz and Republican challenger Jim Hagedorn shared a tense debate Wednesday at South Central College in North Mankato, repeatedly trading blows ... Read more | Add your comment

Austin High School taking part in National Bullying Prevention Month

Bullying can happen at any school, but this month organizers are trying to help eradicate the issue. October is PACER’s National Bullying Prevention Month. The ... Read more | Add your comment


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