Minn.-Based Hormel Foods Acquires Deli Meat Co. Columbus For $850MMinnesota-based food company Hormel Foods has made its largest acquisition ever after an agreement to buy Columbus Manufacturing, Inc.
Minnesota Teen Who Collapsed At Football Practice DiesA high school football player in southern Minnesota has died after he collapsed during practice last month.
Austin Police: Meat Filled With Fish Hooks Found In Dog Owner's YardAustin Police's K-9 Unit is warning pet owners after chunks of meat embedded with fish hooks were found in a residential yard Friday.
Woman, 40, Dies In Austin House FireAccording to the city fire department, seven people live at the residence, though only one was at the home at the time of the fire.
Austin Sgt. Dances With 92-Year-Old Woman In Viral ClipThe video has since been viewed nearly 40,000 times.
Albert Lea Braces For Hospital Services To MoveA fight in southeastern Minnesota is targeting Mayo Clinic and its plans to move some services miles away.
Austin's SPAM Museum Hosts First Wedding For English CoupleMark "I LOVE SPAM" Benson and Anne Mousley traveled thousands of miles for the first wedding at the Austin SPAM Museum.
Hockeyville Contest featuring Bloomington Ice Garden & Austin’s Riverside ArenaFor more on the Hockeyville Contest, featuring Bloomington Ice Garden and Austin’s Riverside Arena, click here.
Austin, Bloomington In The Running For ‘Hockeyville, USA’ CompetitionTwo communities in the “State of Hockey” are in the running for the 2017 title of “Hockeyville, USA.”
DeLaSalle Wins 6th Straight Class 3A Basketball ChampionshipGoanar Mar led DeLaSalle with 28 points, Gabe Kalscheur added 20 and the Islanders beat Austin 72-44 on Saturday night for their sixth-straight Class 3A boys state title.
Man Dies In Kitchen Fire 1 Day Before BirthdayThe man's son was taken to Mayo Clinic-Austin with apparent smoke inhalation and minor injuries from trying to get out the window.
Police: Woman Charged After 4-Month Old Tests Positive For CocaineA woman in southern Minnesota faces charges after police said three young children in her home tested positive for cocaine. Officers were called to a home in Austin last Friday on a report that a 4-month old baby was having a seizure.