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Austin Utilities issues peak alert for a fourth day

Austin Utilities has issued a peak alert through 8 p.m. tonight.

Temperatures will be in the high 80s through this afternoon as clouds begin to move in later tonight according to the National Weather Service.

Recent sunny and hot days give way to a likely chance of storms Friday night.

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Walz announces vaccine pilot program amid supply concerns

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Austin families to receive kits filled with household essentials while transitioning to stable housing

Local Government

NuTek Biosciences, First Street SE two-way traffic on council agenda

Mower County

Xcel looking to upgrade Grand Meadow wind farm

Mower County

DPS, law enforcement partners prepare for possible activity at MN Capitol

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Officials: Extremist threat to Minnesota Capitol has faded

Education

Education Briefs

Agriculture

Minnesota Department of Agriculture to Host Industrial Hemp Forum

Mower County

UMN and NDSU Extensions to offer farm safety webinar series

News

Groups ask court to restore protections for US gray wolves

Albert Lea

Albert Lea Healthcare Coalition, MercyOne celebrate groundbreaking on new clinic

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Biden’s virus plan: 100 million shots just the start

Health

Approx. 100 COVID cases active in Mower County

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Biden unveils $1.9T plan to stem COVID-19 and steady economy

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Making the punishment fit the crime

Mower County

Minnesota health officials wait on feds for vaccine guidance

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Walz activates National Guard for Minnesota Capitol security

Mower County

Update: Winter storm watch upgraded to warning

Health

HI scientist awarded $4M grant

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Majority of House members vote for 2nd impeachment of Trump

News

What to watch as House moves to impeach Trump for 2nd time

Austin Packers

Get to Know: Ashley Myhre

Mower County

Winter Night Lights

Mower County

Take a Kid Ice Fishing happening this weekend