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Faribault man sentenced to prison time on felony charge for failure to appear in Mower County District Court

A Faribault man who failed to appear in Mower County District Court on January 4th for sentencing…

Austin woman sentenced on charges of assaulting a peace officer and disorderly conduct in Mower County District Court

An Austin woman facing a felony charge for assaulting a peace officer and a misdemeanor disorderly conduct…

Hormel Institute scientist receives $1.3 Million grant from the National Institutes of Health

Wioletta Czaja, PhD, Assistant Professor and head of the DNA Repair and Genome Stability lab at The…

27 additional COVID-19 cases recorded in Mower County Friday for cumulative total of 6,317

Mower County logged 6,113 confirmed and 204 probable COVID-19 cases Friday for a cumulative total of 6,317…

MnDOT announces I-90 detour at 28th St. NE bridge October 20th

The Minnesota Department of Transportation reported Friday that motorists on Interstate 90 in Austin will be detoured…

Dornink: Minnesota’s Police Problem – We Need More

October 15, 2021 Friends and neighbors, I have heard a lot of concern in our communities about…

Mower County logs 40th COVID-19 related death, 17 additional cases Thursday for cumulative total of 6,289

Mower County logged its 40th COVID-19 related death Thursday in an individual 55-59 years of age, according…

Austin man sentenced to supervised probation on felony drug charge in Mower County District Court

An Austin man who was caught with drugs and counterfeit money in a city park in the…

Work continues on 28th St. NE bridge project in Austin

Work on the 28th Street Northeast bridge project, which will eventually see the replacement of the bridge…



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