“Color Dash” coming to Austin

Several organizations, including the Hormel Institute, will be hosting Austin’s first “Color Dash” 5K Walk/Fun Run.

Fish kill investigated in Renville County

WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is investigating a fish kill in Renville County. Authorities were called Wednes…

New owner closes Altura egg plant

ALTURA, Minn. (AP) — The new owner of Primera Foods plans to close an egg processing facility in a small community in Winona County. Michael…

Dozens of pigs killed in fire

LISMORE, Minn. (AP) — About 150 pigs have been killed in a barn fire in Nobles County. The barn near Lismore housed about 600 pigs weighing …