State Capitol Minnesota lawmakers end session without transportation deal

Local News

Gas prices on the rise in Mower County

Gas prices have been on the rise as of yet in Mower County and across the state of Minnesota.  KAUS News spoke with Patrick De Haan, Senior Petroleum Analyst with the website, who gave the reason for the rise in prices, and also noted that Minnesotans are paying a lot less for a gallon of gas heading into the Memorial Day weekend compared to this time last year…... Read more

Southeast Minnesota Toward Zero Deaths event held in Austin

Southeast Minnesota law enforcement and Toward Zero Deaths traffic safety partners held an event in Austin at the Mill Pond fishing pier Monday to help launch statewide seatbelt education and enforcement efforts.  Kristine Hernandez, the statewide Toward Zero Deaths program coordinator was one of the speakers at the event and gave the program’s goals for the future concerning traffic deaths and serious injury crashes…... Read more

Local Sports

Prep Preview/Recap: 5/23/16

The postseason starts on the softball field for three of our Mower County area teams. The final one also wraps up its regular season this afternoon.

Mower County Sports Live

Mower County Sports Live: 5/24/16

The Twins are missing the right personality in their clubhouse. They have ones that are detrimental to the team turning things around. Those personalities have been put on display in the form of feelings getting hurt. And today’s “Best Of” will make you want to do a job for a day that you would not normally think about.... Read more

Mower County Sports Live: 5/23/16

Local baseball communities help get baseball back at Tink Larson Field, the Tampa Bay Lightning keep my prediction alive and today’s “best of” challenges one man’s fandom.... Read more

Mower County Sports Live: 5/20/16

Why you should watch the end of Twins games, some of the hot ticket items at Bud Grant’s annual garage sale and today’s “Best of” features a coach and two-sport star.... Read more