Not too late for rain

The rain seemed to pour and pour over the weekend, and for local farmers the much needed moisture comes right in time.


Walmart to reopen

MASON CITY, Iowa – Much of our area saw extremely heavy rain this weekend and while the rain was welcome, the amount was not. It led to flas…


Celebrating local heroes

Taking time to meet and thank heroes is what the Local Heroes event in Rochester is all about.


Austin Artworks Center is open

On Thursday, the Austin Artworks Center held their grand opening and it brought in a good crowd. With more and more communities developing t…


Farmers market festivals

AUSTIN, Minn. – Right now farmers markets are filled with fresh produce. One local community is looking to attract more folks in a unique wa…