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Rural Austin man dies from gunshot wound during domestic situation

Authorities are investigating after a rural Austin man died from a gunshot wound during a domestic situation…

Austin School Board approves 2020 levy after Monday’s Truth in Taxation hearing

The Austin School Board approved the final certified 2019 payable 2020 levy for the district after its…

Austin woman injured in two-vehicle accident Monday afternoon

An Austin woman was injured in a two-vehicle, rear-end type accident Monday afternoon on U.S. Highway 218…

Lyle man wanted on three non-violent warrants turns himself into authorities

A Lyle man wanted out of Mower County has turned himself in. Plotts 40-year old Dana Plotts…

Listening session concerning responsible adult-use cannabis legislation held in Austin

A listening session concerning responsible adult-use cannabis legislation was held jointly at the Austin City Council chambers…

Extra enforcment to be featured on the state’s roads from now until New Years to look for impaired drivers

From now through the end of the year, extra law enforcement is on the state’s roads looking…

Austin Utilities Board of Commissioners approve 2020 budget with no adjustments to electric and natural gas costs

The Austin Utilities Board of Commissioners approved the 2020 Austin Utilities budget and related rate adjustments at…

Letters to Santa from the critters at Woodson Kindergarten Center

Letters to Santa are sponsored by Overby Orthodontics

MCHS Austin opens new cesarean section operating room

As part of ongoing renovations at Mayo Clinic Health System in Austin, a new caesarian section operating…

Austin City Council approves extending the Housing Tax Abatement Program for three years

The Austin City Council approved extending the Housing Tax Abatement program out to December 31st, 2022 at…



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