Hormel Foods Corp.’s fiscal second-quarter profit climbed 41 percent despite facing rising food costs, helped by strong performance from refrigerated foods like deli meats and Jennie-O Turkey.
A 31-year-old woman is dead after colliding into a school bus head-on.
A 20-year-old Austin man has been arrested on a warrant for deserting the U.S. Marine Corps.
A group of friends wonders whether a cougar was responsible for injuries suffered by some horses in rural Austin.
Thirty-five-year-old Oralia Alejandra Kalinchuk-Perez of Austin pleaded guilty this week in Mower County Court. In exchange, a second count of child endangerment was dismissed.
Sheriff’s deputies in Mower County in southern Minnesota are looking for the burglar who stole $3,000 in collectible coins and bills from a woman in Austin Township over the weekend.
A Minnesota-made canned meat is now going to feed malnourished kids across the world.
St. Paul-based Red House Records will showcase some of its artists at this month’s South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas.
A 27-year-old Austin woman faces charges after authorities say a meth pipe was found in her bra last August.
The streets in Austin, Minn., are clear of snow after a record winter, but now area conservationists worry the plowing has created a new problem.
A high school senior has died in a truck-train crash near Austin in southern Minnesota.
Hormel Foods Corp., which makes Spam and other prepared foods, said Tuesday its shareholders have approved a two-for-one stock split.
Austin’s Main Street has reopened after part of the street was shut down because of a potential gas leak.
A 6-year-old girl in southern Minnesota sought help for her mother who was found dead in her apartment.
No foul play is suspected in the death of a 1-month-old baby found not breathing by its parents in an Austin apartment.
The holidays just got a little merrier for some 19,500 employees of Hormel Foods Corp.
Hormel Foods Corp. has distributed a record $16.3 million in profit-sharing to its plant employees, including workers at its Austin plant.
The re-count is over in the Austin mayoral race. And, the result is the same. Incumbent Mayor Tom Stiehm keeps his job.
A 16 year old Austin, Minnesota boy is dead after jumping from a moving vehicle being driven by his mother.