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Education: Minnesota State Mankato 2021 Spring Commencement


Jacob Anderson, BSSW, Social Work, Cum Laude

Colton Mandt, BS, Exercise Science, Magna Cum Laude

Grace Mullenbach, BSSW, Social Work, Magna Cum Laude


Alicia Arrizola, BS, RN Baccalaureate Completion, Cum Laude

Kylie Dechaine, BS, Management

Mariel Flaherty, BS, Community Health Education

Nena Fox, BS, Management, Magna Cum Laude

Seth Hebrink, BS, Management

Sarah Jensen, MBA, Business Administration

Olivia Johnson, BS, Alcohol & Drug Studies, Summa Cum Laude

Olivia Johnson, BS, Corrections, Summa Cum Laude

Caylee Meier, BS, Rec, Parks & Leisure Services

Carlene O’Connor, BS, Psychology

Wes Ojulu, BS, Family Consumer Science

Jazmin Portillo, BSSW, Social Work, Cum Laude

Molly Regenscheid, BS, Family Consumer Science

Tanner Steene, BS, Sport Management

Kandi Winter, BS, RN Baccalaureate Completion


Katelyn Luthe, BS, Medical Lab Science, Cum Laude

Andrew Pike, BS, Law Enforcement

Grand Meadow

Reid Buschmann, BS, Accounting, Cum Laude

Le Roy

Ashley Norby, BS, Dental Hygiene, Magna Cum Laude


Tate Horgen, BS, Construction Management

Rose Creek

Taylor Bhend, BS, Accounting, Summa Cum Laude

Thomas Bottema, BS, Finance

Thomas Bustad, BSME, Mechanical Engineering

Hayfield Vikings

On a quest: Vikings pound out opening round win against Adrian-Ellsworth


Rural Brownsdale barn damaged in Sunday fire


Minnesota lawmakers convene special session to finish budget

Mower County

Iowa man injured in Saturday motorcycle accident


Ex Scientia Tridens: AHS graduate Riley Haugen to attend U.S. Naval Academy

Mower County

Join Jamming at the Mansion 3rd Thursday of June, July, August


Teen who recorded Floyd’s arrest, death wins Pulitzer nod


Minnesota State Fair set to return in August

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Austin man sentenced to prison for drugs, firearm charges

Mower County

Club news: Duplicate Bridge


Breakfast on the Farm to be held June 19

Mower County

I-90 ramp repaving extends detour

Mower County

UPDATE: Austin man charged for alleged involvement in Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riots

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Police looking for help after receiving numerous property damage reports

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Northeast Austin home damaged in Thursday afternoon blaze

Mower County

Walz, leaders, seek budget breakthroughs as Capitol reopens

Hayfield Vikings

23 straight and off to state: Vikings win Section 1A title


Another jump in prices tightens the squeeze on US consumers


Take a Kid Fishing Weekend runs June 11-13


Lemondrops to host art show this weekend

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Shooting suspect charged with three counts of murder

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Austin garage fire under investigation

Local Government

Council holds public hearing on potential cable franchise

Local Government

Board OK’s payoff of bond on Jail and Justice Center