CLEAR LOTS

It’s time to clear your garden plots

AUSTIN, Minn.- The Austin Park and Recreation Department has set a deadline of Thursday, October 15 to clear the garden plots residents are …

HORMEL Institute  new lab

Hormel institute has a new medical lab

AUSTIN, Minn.- Hormel Institute has a new medical lab. This lab’s main focus is to find a better way to treat lung cancer.  It’s been create…

Macalester prof James takes Booker Prize

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — One of literature’s most prestigious awards, the Man Booker Prize, has gone to a professor at St. Paul’s Macalester Colle…

Vehicle safety features guide

Car manufacturers are hoping to help reduce crashes and injuries with new safety technology. Many new cars off the lot will come with featur…