Mower County Sheriff’s Office

State Patrol Investigating Deadly Crash In Southern MinnesotaThe Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash in southern Minnesota Wednesday morning. Authorities said the crash happened at about 8:23 a.m. on Highway 63 in Mower County at milepost 26.
Police: Body Found Near Austin Community CollegeAuthorities have identified a body found near a community college campus in Austin. Austin Police and Mower County Sheriff's Office say Dr. Richard Schindler died near Riverland Community College in what appears to be an accident, possibly from a medical incident.
Patrol: Teen Dies After Collision With School BusThe State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash in Mower County after a car lost control and collided head-on with a school bus Wednesday afternoon.
Man Dies In Police Chase After Fleeing Scene Of Austin HomicideA 46-year-old Oakdale man died Friday when his car flipped over during a high-speed police chase.
Stolen Iowa TV Tower Equipment Found In MinnesotaAuthorities have recovered $500,000 worth of equipment stolen in a break-in at a tower site for KIMT-TV in Mason City in Minnesota.
2 Killed, 1 Injured After Rollover In Southern Minn. Two men died after the car they were in rolled over early Saturday morning south of Austin, Minn., authorities said.
Authorities: Woman Believed To Be Kidnapped Found SafeThe Mower County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a 27-year-old man after he allegedly kidnapped his ex-girlfriend Wednesday afternoon.