The art of an opening; ArtWorks Center completes its journey with grand opening

The art of an opening; ArtWorks Center completes its journey with grand opening

It was the end of a journey for the Austin ArtWorks Center Thursday night. With the snip of a ribbon, the Austin Area Commission for ... Read more | Add your comment

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3 charged in heroin sales sting

Three men accused of selling heroin in the area were charged Friday in Mower County Court. Steven Davis, 31, Durrell Blackmon, 34, and Alonzo Smith, ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. SHIP ramps up its health drive; Program eyes working with other groups to promote community betterment  | Add your comment
  2. It’s festival time; ArtWorks ready for a third go  | Add your comment
  3. VFW renovations on track for reveal  | Add your comment
  4. Habitat welcomes new staff member  | Add your comment

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Mayo Clinic’s ‘Take H.O.L.D.’ program to start Aug. 26

Austin’s Cardiac Rehabilitation Department at Mayo Clinic will again offer “Take H.O.L.D.”  Take HOLD is a program geared toward individuals who have risk factors or ... Read more | Add your comment

Dayton declines Johnson’s request for debates

Dayton declines Johnson’s request for debates

Johnson, a Hennepin County commissioner, wants two of the debates to occur at the State Fair. At a news conference, he wasted no time in ... Read more | Add your comment

Annual Packer Classic commitment to students

By Brigette Rambadt Executive Director, A.P.E.  Foundation Making a “Birdie” is a thing to celebrate. That’s just one fact I learned at the 17th Annual ... Read more | Add your comment

Austin dance director attends 2014 Just For Kix convention

Austin dance director attends 2014 Just For Kix convention

Local dance director Marny Rohr is ready to get students excited over dancing. Rohr attended the 2014 Just For Kix annual convention with more than ... Read more | Add your comment

Soaking up the sun:  Solar panels on AHS annex building will  help power the school

Soaking up the sun: Solar panels on AHS annex building will help power the school

A student group is tapping the sun in an effort to guide Austin High School to a brighter and greener future. An array of solar ... Read more | Add your comment

Hormel posts record 3rd quarter earnings

The Austin, Minnesota-based company reported record third-quarter net earnings of $138 million, up 21 percent from $113.6 million in third-quarter 2013. Hormel also reported a ... Read more | Add your comment

3 alleged heroin dealers arrested in drug sting

A joint sting by area law enforcement in Austin Wednesday resulted in the arrests of three alleged heroin dealers. Austin Police Chief Brian Krueger said ... Read more | Add your comment

4-H’ers ready for big week at the State Fair

Three local 4-H’ers are gearing up for a big week at the Minnesota State Fair as their first act of duty as Minnesota 4H State ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Ending summer on high note: Matchbox to perform this weekend  | Add your comment
  2. Best Bets: Weekend packed with variety from art to dogs  | Add your comment
  3. Area man arrested for knocking out teeth, fracturing victim’s face in bar fight  | Add your comment
  4. 4-H Ambassadors raise money for food shelves  | Add your comment
  5. Jayes performing at ArtWorks Fest  | Add your comment
  6. Norwegian convention starts Friday in Austin  | Add your comment
  7. 2014 State Fair offers new ways to meet, eat, retreat  | Add your comment
  8. Prairie hike set for Saturday  | Add your comment
  9. Our Opinion: Students take good step forward  | Add your comment

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Soaking up the sun:  Solar panels on AHS annex building will  help power the school

Soaking up the sun: Solar panels on AHS annex building will help power the school

A student group is tapping the sun in an effort to guide Austin High School to a brighter and greener future. An array of solar ... Read more | Add your comment

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Former Bruin Christian Folin staying grounded with the Wild

Former Bruin Christian Folin staying grounded with the Wild

Christian Folin has been through a lot in the last couple of years, but he's still the same guy. Read more | Add your comment

  1. LeRoy-Ostrander volleyball team falls to Mabel-Canton  | Add your comment
  2. Lyle-Pacelli volleyball team opens with a win over Houston  | Add your comment
  3. Packer girls tennis team falls to Rochester Century and Mankato East  | Add your comment

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MH17 bodies returned as Malaysia battles fallout

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Carried by soldiers and draped in the national flag, coffins carrying Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 returned home Friday to a ... Read more | Add your comment

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3 charged in heroin sales sting

Three men accused of selling heroin in the area were charged Friday in Mower County Court. Steven Davis, 31, Durrell Blackmon, 34, and Alonzo Smith, ... Read more | Add your comment

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The several sides of me

Woody Allen so often gets it right. “God is silent. Now if only man would shut ... Read more | Add your comment

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Ending summer on high note: Matchbox to perform this weekend

The Matchbox Children’s Theater is ready to end its summer season with “The Princess Who Had ... Read more | Add your comment

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The art of an opening; ArtWorks Center completes its journey with grand opening

It was the end of a journey for the Austin ArtWorks Center Thursday night. With the snip of a ribbon, the Austin Area Commission for ... Read more | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Rochester man pleads not guilty in rib-fracturing, choking assault

A Rochester man accused of fracturing and bruising a woman’s rib pleaded not guilty to assault, terroristic threats and two domestic assault charges Thursday in ... Read more | Add your comment

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