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Stories with place: Austin
  • Hormel shares waver as 3Q profit rises and sales slide 
    Updated: Aug-19-15 4:38 pm

    AUSTIN, Minnesota - Shares of Hormel, the company behind Spam canned ham, Dinty Moore stew and other products, wavered Wednesday after the company said its quarterly profit grew, but reported disappointing sales that were hurt by the avian flu epidemic and the strong U.S. dollar.

  • 2 women charged in bleach attack 
    Updated: Aug-17-15 8:49 am

    AUSTIN, Minnesota - Authorities say two women are facing criminal charges in Mower County for attacking a woman and dumping bleach around a home in a fit of jealousy.

  • Minnesota man sues government for declaration of citizenship 
    Updated: Aug-07-15 12:46 pm

    AUSTIN, Minnesota - A southern Minnesota man born without a birth certificate to parents who illegally emigrated from Mexico is suing the federal government for declaration of U.S. citizenship.

  • Players who need to finally show their worth in 2015 
    Updated: Jul-30-15 2:57 am

    Alshon Jeffery proved himself last year as a prime target in Chicago. Everson Griffen showed his stuff as a sackmaster in Minnesota.