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State lawmakers renewing call for statewide Tobacco 21 policy

In a bipartisan push, state lawmakers are renewing the call for a statewide Tobacco 21 policy. It’s…

Shooting Star Trail Reaches Finish Line

Monday,on a chilly fall afternoon, members of the Prairie Visions and Shooting Star Trail Committees gathered at…

Two Albert Lea residents injured in two-vehicle accident Sunday in Houston County

Two Albert Lea residents suffered non-life threatening injuries in a two-vehicle accident involving a semi Sunday afternoon…

Austin man pleads guilty to felony 1st degree assault charge in Mower County District Court

An Austin man accused of physically and sexually abusing his infant son is pleading guilty in Mower…

Extra police security provided at Ellis Middle School after a non-specific threat involving a firearm was recieved

Extra police security was provided today at Ellis Middle School in Austin after the school and law…

MnDOT announces resurfacing project from I-90 in Freeborn County to Highway 105 in Austin

MnDOT announced recently that crews will be resurfacing eastbound interstate 90 from Freeborn county road 46 east…

Austin man pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct charge in Freeborn County District Court

An Austin man accused of raping a woman in an Albert Lea hotel room on January 29th…

Austin man sentenced to supervised probation on sexual assault charges

An Austin man convicted for sexually assaulting a woman in November of 2018 has been sentenced to…

Two Austin men facing drug possession and firearms charges in Mower County District Court

An Austin man who was allegedly found to have drugs, firearms and ammunition after a search warrant…

Austin man facing two felony domestic assault charges after October 16th incident

An Austin man who allegedly caused injuries to a woman’s head, neck, throat and foot during a…



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