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Hormel celebrates employees during difficult period; hands out profit sharing checks

Over two years removed from the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic and we’re still comparing things to normal. ...

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Seasonal shopping: Local businesses prepare for Small Business Saturday

Local businesses prepare for Small Business Saturday We all know the drill. Families get together, Thanksgiving dinner is ...

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Investigators: Firm that cleans meat plants employed minors

OMAHA, Neb.  — A Wisconsin company that cleans hundreds of meatpacking plants nationwide is defending itself against allegations ...

Business

Comics Publisher Comicker Press acquired by The Nerd Kit LLC

Acquisition aims to accelerate publishing of Comicker’s long-running creator-owned series and distribute new ones Creator-owned comic book publishing ...

Business

Austin Utilities recognized as a Smart Energy Provider

Austin Utilities has earned a Smart Energy Provider (SEP) designation from the American Public Power Association for demonstrating ...

Business

Chamber holds annual dinner

The Austin Area Chamber of Commerce held its Austin Annual Awards Dinner Tuesday night at the Austin Country ...

Business

SPAM celebrates holiday season with limited edition Figgy Pudding

In time for the holidays, Hormel has launched its limited-edition SPAM Figgy Pudding. The new seasonal variety is ...

Business

Scooter’s Coffee to Celebrate grand opening Friday

Scooter’s Coffee will host a grand opening for its new Austin site, located at 1400 Fourth Street NW, ...

Business

Law firm welcomes Toland as new lawyer

Emily G. Toland has joined the law firm of Adams, Rizzi, & Sween, P.A. as an attorney.  Toland ...

Business

Hy-Vee named to Forbes’ list of America’s Best Employers for Veterans

Hy-Vee, Inc. has been named to Forbes’ list of America’s Best Employers for Veterans. The annual list was ...

Business

Hormel CEO named Responsible CEO of the Year by 3BL Media

Snee Honored For transformational leadership Hormel Foods Corporation has announced Jim Snee, chairman of the board, president and ...

Business

Hormel Foods honored as a Best for Vets Employer for 10 consecutive years

Hormel Foods Corporation has been ranked No. 39 on Military Times’ 2022 Best for Vets: Employers list.  This ...

Business

Women in Business: ‘It’s just the best job ever’

Deyo continues to share the passion of dance Madaline  Deyo was once part of one of the most ...

Business

Women in Business: Showing off Austin’s shining star

For nearly 10 years Nancy Schnable has helped guide the discovery of Austin   By now you have ...

Business

Women in Business: Tewes a guide through a changing landscape

Patty Tewes may work a little bit behind the scenes at First Farmers & Merchants Bank, but her ...

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