Baseball: Lewis pitches Packers past Winhawks

Baseball: Lewis pitches Packers past Winhawks

Austin pitcher Hunter Lewis wanted to make his senior day a memorable one and he did just that as he helped the Packers beat Winona ... Read more | Add your comment

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Austin, Albert Lea mail carriers ready for annual food drive

Austin, Albert Lea mail carriers ready for annual food drive

It’s time to help area food shelves once again. Austin and Albert Lea postal carriers will compete once more to see who can collect the ... Read more | Add your comment

Austin man cited after rear-ending car

A 40-year-old Austin man was cited for driving after suspension after he rear-ended a car at the intersection of Ninth Avenue and 12th Street Southwest ... Read more | Add your comment

Cliffs Natural Resources to cut nearly 100 jobs; Impact to Minnesota is unclear

Cliffs Natural Resources said Tuesday it will eliminate 95 management positions at five U.S. iron ore operations. Three of those operations are in northern Minnesota. Read more | Add your comment

Other’s Opinion: Teacher of the Year winners reaffirm why teaching matters

A St. Paul teacher who calls her profession “honorable” was honored herself this week when she became Minnesota’s 51st Teacher of the Year. Amy Hewett-Olatunde, ... Read more | Add your comment

Al Batt: Toilet paper for good company

Echoes from the Loafers’ Club Meeting My uncle Alfred plays football. At his age? The whole family can’t wait for him to kick off. Driving ... Read more | Add your comment

Jennie-O lays off more than 200 in Faribault; Move linked to bird flu, depleted turkey supply

FARIBAULT — Jennie-O Turkey Store said Tuesday it will lay off 233 employees at its processing plant in the southern Minnesota city of Faribault because ... Read more | Add your comment

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Planting seeds for future; Woodson students learn about gardening with greenhouse

Planting seeds for future; Woodson students learn about gardening with greenhouse

Six-year-old Nathan Frederick enjoys learning about plants and growing seeds in the greenhouse at Woodson Kindergarten Center. “I like growing radishes because they’re so spicy and ... Read more | Add your comment

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Baseball: Lewis pitches Packers past Winhawks

Baseball: Lewis pitches Packers past Winhawks

Austin pitcher Hunter Lewis wanted to make his senior day a memorable one and he did just that as he helped the Packers beat Winona ... Read more | Add your comment

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Supreme Court re-hears local neo-nazi sentencing case

Supreme Court re-hears local neo-nazi sentencing case

A former Austin neo-nazi’s Supreme Court case has become more complicated. The U.S. Supreme Court heard a re-argument last week of Sam Johnson, the former ... Read more | Add your comment

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Other’s Opinion: Teacher of the Year winners reaffirm why teaching matters

A St. Paul teacher who calls her profession “honorable” was honored herself this week when she ... Read more | Add your comment

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Northwestern Singers rocking Bach; Singers joining with RCC’s Frequency for one-of-a-kind spring show

The Northwestern Singers are back and they are bringing friends. The popular local singing group is ... Read more | Add your comment

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A growth in research; Institute celebrates expansion, upcoming center construction

The Hormel Institute took the chance to show off the results of its labor Tuesday. Local dignitaries and health advocates were invited to the Institute ... Read more | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Austin man cited after rear-ending car

A 40-year-old Austin man was cited for driving after suspension after he rear-ended a car at the intersection of Ninth Avenue and 12th Street Southwest ... Read more | Add your comment