|Rochester City Council can't overturn vetoes; censures councilmanKTTC / 3 h. 43 min. ago more|
It's rare that Mayor Ardell Brede uses his veto power, but we saw that earlier in august and after Monday night's meeting, both of his vetoes stand with two 4-3 votes.
|Mayo Clinic Health System discusses public's concerns over Albert Lea hospitalKTTC / 5 h. 43 min. ago more|
The CEO of Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea and Austin says he understands the concerns of residents who are upset over the consolidation of hospital services, and recognizes the need for better community engagement. "I live in Albert Lea. I raise my family here so I understand the concerns that are being raised," said Dr. Mark Ciota.
|Rochester City Council Attempts to Override Mayor's Vetoes Fail; Censures WojcikKAAL TV / 5 h. 54 min. ago more|
The discussion brought a lot of difference of opinion, with barely any agreement on either item.
|Chris Kuball Visits Path of Totality in MissouriKAAL TV / 6 h. 40 min. ago more|
The skies gradually darken over the course of 75 minutes. The street lights popped on, and in an instant, total darkness set in. With an applause of approval, totality arrived -- the night sky in the middle of the afternoon.
|Afghan Government Applauds Trump SpeechKAAL TV / 7 h. 18 min. ago more|
President Donald Trump says the U.S. "can no longer be silent" about terrorist safe havens in Pakistan.
|Austin woman facing possible burglary and theft charges after Sunday evening incident in Northwest AustinKAUS AM 1480 / 8 h. 49 min. ago more|
An Austin woman is facing possible burglary and theft charges after an incident in Northwest Austin late Sunday evening. Officers responded to the 800 block of 4th Street Northwest at 11:42 p.m. Sunday evening and spoke with a male victim who gave authorities a possible route that his that his ex-girlfriend, later identified as 23-year old Janjay Kiahon of Austin was traveling. Chief of Police Brian Krueger reported that officers located Kiahon, who denied damaging a door at the residence where the call came from or being at the residence, and officers escorted her back to the residence so she could be positively identified. The victim told authorities that Kiahon had taken his wallet, and she produced it when asked by authorities if she had it. The victim went on to claim that money inside the wallet was missing, but Kiahon denied taking it. Officers arrested Kiahon, and Chief Krueger stated that she could be facing burglary, theft and damage to property charges stemming from the incident, which is still under investigation.
|Austin man taken into custody after Sunday morning property damage accidentKAUS AM 1480 / 8 h. 54 min. ago more|
An Austin man was taken into custody after a property damage accident involved a DWI early Sunday morning. Officers responded to the 1500 block of 39th Avenue Northeast at 5:01 a.m. Sunday morning and found that a vehicle had gone through several yards and had taken down fences, smashed mailboxes and rooted up landscaping in the area. Chief of Police Brian Krueger reported that a short time later, officers located a vehicle that matched the debris in the 700 block of 4th Avenue Southwest. Officers arrested 49-year old Rodrigo Calderon of Austin, as Chief Krueger stated his vehicle suffered extensive damage, and officers on the scene believed the vehicle to be totaled. Calderon was taken to the Mower County jail and processed for a DWI. Krueger noted that he was later processed and released to the custody of a responsible adult, as his blood alcohol content was over the legal limit.
|New look Superlarks are hoping to learn on the fly - Austin HeraldGoogle News / 10 h. 8 min. ago more|
Austin HeraldNew look Superlarks are hoping to learn on the flyAustin HeraldGRAND MEADOW —For the past five years, the Grand Meadow football team has been nearly unbeatable. The Superlarks have played in the last five Minnesota nine-man state football title games, they've won the last four state titles and they've racked up ...
|Rochester Art Center gets RestructuredKAAL TV / 10 h. 29 min. ago more|
The Rochester Art Center says it's getting back to solid financial ground one step at a time.
|Minnesota Distrcict Six Now a Bike Friendly BusinessKAAL TV / 10 h. 31 min. ago more|
MN Dot district 6 based in Rochester, which represents southeast Minnesota, has been recognized as a bicycle friendly business.
|Tee it Up for the Troops Continues to GrowKAAL TV / 10 h. 42 min. ago more|
“Tee It Up” started as one fundraiser in Minnesota inspired by a soldier serving in Iraq in 2005. From there, Rochester’s own Vietnam Veteran Bob Dunham was inspired to host his own.
|State, Local Leaders Discuss Mayo Clinic Albert Lea ConsolidationKAAL TV / 10 h. 43 min. ago more|
State, Local Leaders Discuss Mayo Clinic Albert Lea Consolidation
|Waldorf University Using Snapchat to Connect with StudentsKAAL TV / 11 h. 50 min. ago more|
Waldorf University is implementing its own Snapchat filters as a fun way to connect with students at big events throughout the school year.
|Traffic slowed on Highway 63 due to rush hour crashKTTC / 11 h. 56 min. ago more|
Traffic was slowed down for commuters Monday evening after an accident. This incident occurred on Highway 63 just south of the 48th Street Southwest bridge, around 4:30. A car went into the ditch on the right side of the road, backing up traffic for nearly a half hour until the scene was cleared. Conditions were slippery at the time of the incident. There didn't appear to be any injuries. We will bring you more information when it becomes available.
|Cereal boxes, colanders, and welding masks: Rochester residents catch a glimpse of the solar eclipseKTTC / 12 h. 10 min. ago more|
After weeks of publicity, the solar eclipse has come and gone. Hundreds took in Thursday's solar eclipse outside the Rochester Art Center. "I haven't been preparing very much. My wife is in charge of the art center event so I usually do what she tells me to," said Andrew Folpe. Most people wore the special eclipse glasses, but others chose different methods. Hunter Bridges, a young boy viewing the eclipse with his mother, designed a cardboard box into an solar...
|NTSB: Worker Urged Evacuation Before Minnehaha Academy BlastKAAL TV / 12 h. 52 min. ago more|
A preliminary report about an explosion at a Minneapolis school says a maintenance worker smelled natural gas and used a radio to tell others to evacuate just a minute before the blast.
|James Patrick 'Doc' Flanagan MD - Villages-NewsGoogle News / 13 h. 4 min. ago more|
Villages-NewsJames Patrick 'Doc' Flanagan MDVillages-NewsJames Patrick Flanagan, MD, 73, known to his friends as “Doc”, passed away on August 17, 2017, after a long battle with cancer. Jim was born on March 16, 1944, to Leonard and Gladys Flanagan in Austin, MN. He grew up in Austin, attended College of St.and more »
|Dayton, Smith enter fray in fight over Albert Lea hospital - Minnesota Public Radio NewsGoogle News / 13 h. 6 min. ago more|
KAREDayton, Smith enter fray in fight over Albert Lea hospitalMinnesota Public Radio NewsMayo wants to end inpatient, intensive care and birthing services at the hospital and consolidate them a half hour away in Austin. Albert Lea will maintain an emergency room, outpatient services and behavioral health services. In a statement, Dayton ...AG's review of Mayo's Albert Lea consolidation focuses on nonprofit lawsPost-BulletinDayton Joins Chorus of Concern Over Mayo Clinic CutsU.S. News & World ReportMayo dispute with Albert Lea draws 'serious concern' from DaytonMinneapolis Star TribuneAlbert Lea Tribune -KSTP.comall 10 news articles »
|Officials announce new Iowa license plate designKTTC / 14 h. 20 min. ago more|
Officials have announced the winner of online balloting for new license plates that will grace Iowa vehicles in the years to come.
|Iowa State Fair sets new attendance recordKTTC / 14 h. 26 min. ago more|
The 11 day event set an attendance record, with more than 1.13 million people visiting the event in Des Moines.
|Man faces several charges after nurses tell police he was hiding meth in his buttocksKTTC / 15 h. 12 min. ago more|
According to Rochester Police, a patrol officer was on the 100 block of 8th Ave. SE, when he recognized a driver, who they had previously arrested for driving without a license.
|NTSB: Worker urged evacuation before Minnesota school blast - KTTCGoogle News / 15 h. 22 min. ago more|
NTSB: Worker urged evacuation before Minnesota school blastKTTCMINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A preliminary report about an explosion at a Minneapolis school says a maintenance worker smelled natural gas and used a radio to tell others to evacuate just a minute before the blast. The preliminary report into the Aug. 2 ...and more »
|Pentagon Chief Confirms Navy Probe of AccidentsKAAL TV / 15 h. 44 min. ago more|
U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis confirms that the Navy will conduct a broad investigation into the collision in Southeast Asia between the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker, and other recent Navy accidents at sea.
|Iowa State Fair Hits Record AttendanceKAAL TV / 15 h. 55 min. ago more|
This year's Iowa State Fair set an attendance record, with more than 1.13 million people visiting the 11-day event in Des Moines.
|Metal Fuel Can Sparks FireKAAL TV / 15 h. 58 min. ago more|
A metal fuel can helped spark a fire near Stewartville Friday.
|Mayo Clinic Health System announces multi-million dollar investment in Albert LeaKTTC / 17 h. 55 min. ago more|
Mayo Clinic Health System announces a multi-million dollar series of investment to it Albert Lea campus.
|Rochester Man Attacked and Robbed on TrailKAAL TV / 18 h. 18 min. ago more|
A man was attacked and robbed while walking on a trail in Rochester Saturday.
|Traffic Stop Turns Into ER StruggleKAAL TV / 18 h. 20 min. ago more|
White powder began to go into the air and was possibly ingested by the officer and hospital staff, according to Lt. Sadauskis.
|Homeless man arrested, police say he assaulted victim while claiming to be JesusKTTC / 18 h. 28 min. ago more|
According to the Rochester Police, the assault happened around 4:50 p.m. on Saturday, near the 1700 block of 20th St. SE.
|Gov. Dayton and Lt. Gov. Smith release joint statement about Mayo Clinic's decision in Albert LeaKTTC / 19 h. 3 min. ago more|
Gov. Mark Dayton and Lt. Gov. Tina Smith release a joint statement on Mayo Clinic's decision to reduce services at their Albert Lea hospital.
|Police: Intoxicated Austin Man Drives Through Yards, Destroys Fences, Landscaping - KAALtv.comGoogle News / 19 h. 8 min. ago more|
KAALtv.comPolice: Intoxicated Austin Man Drives Through Yards, Destroys Fences, LandscapingKAALtv.com(ABC 6 News) -- An Austin man was arrested for driving while intoxicated after police say he drove through several homes' front yards early Sunday morning, destroying landscaping and knocking down fences and mailboxes. Austin Police Chief Brian Krueger ...
|Spike strips deployed during high speed chase in RochesterKTTC / 19 h. 14 min. ago more|
According to the Olmsted County Sheriff's Office, a deputy was heading south on the 4800 block of South Broadway when he saw a vehicle weaving in the right lane.
|Man sent to hospital after fuel can catches on fireKTTC / 19 h. 37 min. ago more|
The fire took place around 7 p.m., Friday, on the 7400 block of County Road 20 SE near Stewartville.
|Congressman Tim Walz to host annual "Conservation Potluck"KTTC / 21 h. 19 min. ago more|
This is the fifth year the representative has hosted the gathering in Southern Minnesota, aimed at bringing conservation enthusiasts and advocates together to find ways to preserve the area's natural beauty.
|Bennett reminds parents about back-to-school tax benefits - Austin HeraldGoogle News / 21 h. 36 min. ago more|
Bennett reminds parents about back-to-school tax benefitsAustin HeraldWith back-to-school shopping in full swing, Rep. Peggy Bennett, R-Albert Lea, reminds Minnesota parents about tax benefits for their 2017 Minnesota tax return for many school supplies. Minnesota has both a credit and a subtraction for education expenses.
|Minnesota Attorney General to visit Southeast Minnesota for Mayo Clinic Health System discussionKTTC / 22 h. 37 min. ago more|
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson is meeting with Albert Lea and Freeborn County officials Monday after they requested her office get involved in the proposed transfer of services between Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea and Austin.
|Austin to experience 90% eclipse of the sun; Possible storm threatens to dampen viewing - Austin HeraldGoogle News / 2 d. 17 h. 34 min. ago more|
Austin HeraldAustin to experience 90% eclipse of the sun; Possible storm threatens to dampen viewingAustin HeraldTapp said 86.78 percent of the sun will be obscured by the moon in the Austin-Rochester area. The eclipse will start at 11:44 a.m. and hit its maximum obscurity at 1:08 p.m.. Those in the path of totality will see something not visible to the naked eye ...Photos: Great American Eclipse wows spectators across the countryAccuWeather.comall 4,483 news articles »
|Homes in St. Paul area evacuated because of pipe bomb scareKAUS AM 1480 / 2 d. 18 h. 10 min. ago more|
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Several homes in a St. Paul neighborhood were evacuated after police said they found a potential explosive device in a vehicle. The incident happened early Saturday morning in the Payne-Phalen area on the city’s east side. Police received a call just before 5 a.m. that a woman had been threatened with a handgun. The suspects escaped in a vehicle by the time officers arrived. Police spokesman Steve Linders says police located the vehicle and arrested two men who were inside. Police found two handguns and the suspected pipe bomb in the trunk. Linders say no one in the area was harmed. He says the investigation is ongoing.
|Woman donates kidney to childhood friendKAUS AM 1480 / 2 d. 20 h. 5 min. ago more|
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Two childhood friends from Minnesota are recovering at a North Dakota hospital after one gave the other a life changing gift. WDAY-TV reports that Julie Lundquist received a kidney from her longtime friend, Deb Brogard. Lundquist is now recouping at Sanford Hospital in Fargo. Lundquist says she was informed she needed a transplant to survive after going through a year of dialysis. She later used social media to ask for help in finding a donor. Brogard says she volunteered without hesitation. She went through weeks of physical and psychological testing. She says being a donor is an honor and a blessing. She hopes more people think about becoming a living donor. Sanford Health says kidneys from living donors usually function immediately and there are fewer chances for rejection.
|News Week in Review, availble only on myaustinminnesota.com!KAUS AM 1480 / 3 d. 16 h. 8 min. ago more|
It’s the News Week in Review, available only on myaustinminnesota.com! https://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/176/2017/08/18135239/NEWS-WEEK-IN-REVIEW-8-18-17.mp3
|Leaders of S.E.I.U. healthcare union calling on Mayo C.E.O. to disclose ties to PresidentKAUS AM 1480 / 3 d. 17 h. 17 min. ago more|
Leaders of the S-E-I-U Healthcare Minnesota union are calling on Mayo Clinic C-E-O John Noseworthy to publicly disclose all ties to the president, as the furor continues over Trump’s comments about violence between protesters and white supremacists in Virginia. Union president Jamie Gulley: https://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/176/2017/08/18124326/JAIMIE-GULLEY-1.mp3 Mayo officials respond the president invited Noseworthy and others to share best practices for veterans’ health care, but “this group has no formal standing.” Mayo adds it “rejects statements of equivalency between Neo-Nazi groups and those who oppose them, and expressions of hatred and bigotry.”
|Eagerly awaited solar eclipse to take place August 21stKAUS AM 1480 / 3 d. 17 h. 25 min. ago more|
America will fall under the path of a total solar eclipse today. The so-called Great American Total Solar Eclipse will darken the skies all the way from Oregon to South Carolina along a stretch of land about 70 miles wide. Jay C. Hormel Nature Center Director Luke Reese recently spoke with KAUS and stated that although nearby optimal viewing areas will include the far southwestern tip of Iowa and parts of Nebraska and Missouri, residents of Southeastern Minnesota will still be treated to a very good show… https://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/176/2017/08/18123601/LUKE-REESE-1.mp3 According to NASA, in Austin, the eclipse is expected to last a total of two hours and 46 minutes, with a partial eclipse beginning at 11:44 a.m., the maximum eclipse is expected to start at 1:08 p.m. and the partial eclipse will end at approximately 2:32 p.m. The Austin Public Library had 100 pairs of eclipse glasses to give away on Friday, but Librarian Julie Kleinfelter stated that they were gone within an hour. The library has a link to NASA on their webpage at austinpubliclibrary.org for further information on the eclipse, including how to view it safely, where to watch the eclipse on TV, eclipse misconceptions and frequently asked questions.
|Updated fall sports openersKAUS AM 1480 / 3 d. 19 h. 56 min. ago more|
Find out when your favorite Mower County area teams start their fall seasons. FALL SEASON OPENING DATES AUSTIN Cross Country Boys: 8/29 (Triangular vs. Albert Lea/Rochester Lourdes) Girls: 8/29 (Triangular vs. Albert Lea/Rochester Lourdes) Football: 9/1 (vs. Rochester Mayo) Soccer Boys: 8/26 (vs. St. Paul Como Park) Girls: 8/24 (@ Waseca Bluejays) Girls Tennis: 8/22 (Triangular vs. Mankato West/Winona) Volleyball: 8/25 (vs. Rochester Lourdes) LYLE-PACELLI Football: 8/31 (@ Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s) Volleyball: 8/29 (vs. Houston; home games in Lyle) BLOOMING PRAIRIE Cross Country Boys: 8/31 (@ Stewartville) Girls: 8/31 (@ Stewartville) Football: 9/1 (@ Southland) Volleyball: 8/31 (@ New Richland-H-E-G) GMLOS Cross Country Boys: 8/31 (@ Stewartville) Girls: 8/31 (@ Stewartville) GRAND MEADOW Football: 8/31 (@ Nicollet) Volleyball: 8/24 (@ Mabel-Canton) SOUTHLAND Football: 9/1 (vs. Blooming Prairie) Scrimmage 8/26 @ St. Clair Volleyball: 8/31 (vs. Dover-Eyota)
|Lakeville man sentenced for death of woman in North DakotaKAUS AM 1480 / 3 d. 22 h. 3 min. ago more|
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A Minnesota man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for the death of a woman whose body was found west of Fargo in December. KFGO radio reports that 45-year-old Timothy Barr, of Lakeville, Minnesota admitted to backing over Michelle Newell of Vadnais Heights, Minnesota. He pleaded guilty to leaving the scene. A manslaughter charge was dismissed. Barr allegedly told informants that he argued with Newell over methamphetamine and accidentally ran her over before disposing of her body. Barr eventually led investigators to where he left the body.
|Rushford business owner reflects on deadly 2007 Minnesota flood - KTTCGoogle News / 4 d. 10 h. 27 min. ago more|
KTTCRushford business owner reflects on deadly 2007 Minnesota floodKTTCThe August 2007 flood is one of the worst natural disasters to hit southeastern Minnesota in recent history. Rushford, Stockton, Minnesota City, and other towns saw flood waters reach as high as four and a half feet. Seven people lost their lives the ...
|Minnesota Attorney General to meet with City of Albert Lea concerning proposed Mayo Clinic changes in servicesKAUS AM 1480 / 4 d. 15 h. 47 min. ago more|
The City of Albert Lea has asked for outside help from the State Attorney General’s Office as Mayo Clinic continues to progress with a plan to move its Albert Lea campus’ ICU, major surgery and childbirth services to Austin starting in October. KAUS News spoke with Albert Lea City Manager Chad Adams, who stated that the effort to gain the help of the Attorney General Lori Swanson to possibly put a hold on Mayo’s plans has resulted in a meeting in the very near future…. https://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/176/2017/08/17141341/CHAD-ADAMS-1.mp3 At Monday’s Albert Lea City Council meeting, it was unanimously decided that the city, Freeborn County and public interest group “Save Our Hospital” would open the lines of communication between themselves and the Attorney General’s Office. Adams stated that talk of a possible injunction or restraining order to put Mayo’s plans on hold is in the very preliminary stages… https://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/176/2017/08/17141354/CHAD-ADAMS-2.mp3 Adams went on to state that meetings between the City of Albert Lea and Mayo Clinic Health Systems have been continuing…. https://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/176/2017/08/17141412/CHAD-ADAMS-3.mp3 Mayo Clinic Health Systems have cited staffing shortages, rising costs and declining reimbursements as the main reasons for the transfer of services. The process is expected to take place over several years, beginning with the ICU in October.
|Jodie L. Dufner, 48 - Austin HeraldGoogle News / 4 d. 21 h. 31 min. ago more|
Austin HeraldJodie L. Dufner, 48Austin HeraldJodie was united in marriage to Jeffrey Dufner in Austin, Texas. They were blessed with three beautiful children. Jodie and Jeff later divorced. Jodie moved with her children to Rochester, Minnesota, for health reasons of one of her children, and to be ...
|Car Transport Fire Shuts Down Part of I-90 Tuesday Morning - KAALtv.comGoogle News / 6 d. 17 h. 30 min. ago more|
KAALtv.comCar Transport Fire Shuts Down Part of I-90 Tuesday MorningKAALtv.comCar Transport Fire Shuts Down Part of I-90 Tuesday Morning. Car Transport Fire on I-90, between Austin and Rochester, MN on 8 Photo: ABC 6 News/Brad Klukow . Car Transport Fire on I-90, between Austin and Rochester, MN on 8-15-17. August 15, 2017 ...
|Popular Cedar River launch spot gets paved accessAustin News / 10 d. 5 h. 13 min. ago more|
Tim Ruzek of the Cedar River Watershed District announces the opening of a new launch access on Cedar River. The launch is behind Austin's Marcusen Park baseball stadium.
|Mayo officials explain, defend Albert Lea decisionAustin News / 11 d. 18 h. 10 min. ago more|
Mayo Clinic Health System announced Monday that it will transition inpatient hospital services from Albert Lea, above, to Austin over the next three years. Mayo Clinic Health System announced Monday that it will transition inpatient hospital services from Albert Lea, above, to Austin over the next three years.
|Austin Utilities Touts Solar ChoiceAustin News / 13 d. 4 h. 35 min. ago more|
"Customers for Austin Utilities could potentially invest in subscriptions to solar panels," said Mark Nibaur, general manager of Austin Utilities. "It's a program that allows many more people to be a part of it than if you individually had to do it," said Austin resident Bonnie Rietz, who signed up Tuesday to become a Solar Choice subscriber.
|Photos: Mower County Fair in AustinAustin News / 13 d. 6 h. 50 min. ago more|
Jaxon Learn, 6, of Austin, sprays down his calf named Spot during the Mower County Fair Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, in Austin. Luella Triebwasser, 2, of Shorewood, enjoys some corn on the cob during the Mower County Fair Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, in Austin.
|After 120 years, Austin fraternal organization still gives backAustin News / 14 d. 19 h. 27 min. ago more|
Lodge 38, a fraternal group with Western Fraternal Life, is a nonprofit life insurance provider that also conducts community outreach and volunteer work. But membership for the group, like many others of its kind, is dwindling - causing members to engage more youth in hopes of boosting participation.
|EmploymentAustin News / 15 d. 2 h. 40 min. ago more|
Expressions Hair Studio & Tanning is now accepting applications for a part time stylist/receptionist. Please call 507-251-1196.
|Answer Man: 318 Commons skyway issue returns to councilAustin News / 17 d. 16 h. 50 min. ago more|
The Rochester City Council voted in November to revoke the permit for the private skyway between the 318 Commons building at right, and access to the Big Brad's and former Paine Furniture buildings. Mayor Ardell Brede vetoed that action and the skyway issue went to mediation; it returns to the council agenda on Monday.
|Albert Lea to attorney general: Please helpAustin News / 20 d. 19 h. 4 min. ago more|
Mary Turner, center, Minnesota Nurses Association president, talks about the effects of losing hospital services during a community meeting with Rep. Tim Walz on Monday, July 31, 2017, in Albert Lea. Rep. Tim Walz, right, listens to community members about losing hospital services during a community meeting Monday, July 31, 2017, in Albert Lea.
|Search warrant leads to meth recovery in AustinAustin News / 21 d. 17 h. 48 min. ago more|
Austin police officers, Mower County Sheriff's Office deputies, the Austin/Mower Special Incident Response Team and the Southeast Minnesota Violent Crime Enforcement Team executed a search warrant at 7:22 a.m. Friday at a property on the 1900 block of 1st Avenue Northeast. Authorities arrested 32-year-old Jesse Kranz, of Austin, after allegedly seizing 5.8 grams of meth and a 9 mm firearm from his property, according to Austin Police Chief Brian Krueger.
|Walz confirms Albert Lea discussion - sans Mayo ClinicAustin News / 24 d. 4 h. 9 min. ago more|
First District Congressman Tim Walz will host a round-table discussion Monday at Albert Lea City Hall with city and county leaders to discuss Mayo Clinic's decision to end some hospital services at the hospital. The discussion is expected to start at noon and is open to the public, though space is limited.
|Sex Offender to be Released in Austin TuesdayAustin News / 24 d. 19 h. 3 min. ago more|
A level three sex offender will be released to a residence in Austin on Tuesday, Austin Police Chief Brian Krueger said Friday. William Marcus Daniel Edwards, 26, was convicted in 2013 of two counts of felony criminal sexual conduct stemming from two separate incidents in which he engaged in sexual conduct with two minor girls, aged 12 and 13, one of whom he met online before arranging to meet in person, according to a news release from the police department.