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Mike Stoll, Author at Austin Daily Herald

Mower County

Paying attention to district needs

Rep. Jim Hagedorn campaigns in Austin Congressman Jim Hagedorn (R-MN1) spent the day Friday doing Main Street campaigning and speaking to residents in Austin and ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Saturday, October 24, 2020 7:01 am

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Two sentenced to prison in assault cases

Victims in both cases sustained severe injuries Two individuals involved in assault cases that resulted in severe injuries to the victims were sentenced to prison ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Saturday, October 24, 2020 6:45 am

Columnists

50 states, 50 heroes: In the kill zone

When Walter Keith Singleton was born Dec. 7, 1944, in Memphis, Tennessee, his father was a prisoner in a German POW camp. When he returned ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Saturday, October 24, 2020 6:30 am

Mower County

Senior Living: Local churches work to reach out to seniors during pandemic

The pandemic has caused many challenges for senior citizens. Because the older population is more vulnerable to COVID-19, many seniors have not been able to ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 1:01 pm

Agriculture

‘An important part of our FBM program’

Minnesota Department of Agriculture Commissioner Thom Petersen stopped by Riverland Community College Monday morning for a tour of the Ag Science and Food Science programs ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 7:01 am

Local Government

Austin to receive over $7 million for WWTP in bonding bill

Last week, the Minnesota Legislature passed a bonding bill for the first time in two years. Communities throughout Minnesota rely on bonding bills to help ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 6:50 am

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Woman charged with selling meth to police informant

An Austin woman who allegedly sold methamphetamine to a police informant on two occasions will be making her first court appearance on Thursday in Mower ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Wednesday, October 21, 2020 6:45 am

Local Government

WWTP on council agenda

City Engineer Steven Lang will update the Austin City Council on the waste water treatment plant design during the council’s next work session. The current ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Sunday, October 18, 2020 7:01 am

Mower County

‘Not just red or blue’

Farm tour takes Feehan to the heart of the region DFL Minnesota First Congressional District candidate Dan Feehan stopped in Austin on Friday to conduct ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Saturday, October 17, 2020 7:01 am

Mower County

Candidate Q&A: MN House District 27A

Author’s note: This is a continuation of the Herald’s candidate Q&A features and the fourth such feature with State Rep. Peggy Bennett (R-27A) and challenger ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Saturday, October 17, 2020 7:01 am

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Austin man charged with sexually abusing teen

An Austin man accused of inappropriately touching a 15-year-old girl over her shirt made his first court appearance on Thursday in Mower County District Court. ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Saturday, October 17, 2020 6:45 am

Columnists

50 states, 50 heroes: Ace of Guadalcanal

Born April 17, 1915, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Joseph Jacob Foss was 11-years-old when he first saw famed aviator Charles Lindbergh at an airport ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Saturday, October 17, 2020 6:30 am

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Man charged with slapping infant

An Austin man who allegedly slapped an 11-month-old infant, resulting in bruising, made his first appearance on Thursday in Mower County District Court. David Chavez ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 6:50 am

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Man charged after over 40 lbs of marijuana allegedly found

A Rochester man under investigation for drug trafficking made his first appearance on Monday in Mower County District Court. Jeffrey James Lawstuen, 46, has been ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Wednesday, October 14, 2020 6:50 am

Health

National Guard assisting in Sacred Heart COVID outbreak

As COVID-19 continues to impact long-term care facilities, an outbreak at Sacred Heart Care Center in Austin prompted the county to seek assistance from the ... Read more

by Mike Stoll, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 10:55 am

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