Houston News

04/09/2018 06:03 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Man who shot at police receives 13-year sentence 

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-MNZ086-087-094-095-091100- /O.CON.KARX.WW.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-180409T1200Z/ Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-Dodge-Olmsted- Mower-Fillmore- Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Charles City, New Hampton, Oelwein, Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin, and Preston 950 PM CDT Sun Apr 8 2018 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT MONDAY... * WHAT...Snow. Additional snow accumulations of an inch or less expected.

03/04/2018 07:44 PM  ~~~Source~~~
International Festival of Owls overcomes fear through exposure 

Sunday is the last day of Houston, Minnesota's International Festival of Owls, what organizers call the only one of it's kind in the world. "They don't know what owls are really there for and how they fit into the environment," Volunteer Coordinator for the International Festival of Owls Krisha Saxon explains.

02/26/2018 02:05 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Exotic animals found at farm 

When you arrive on the Buffalo Gal property in Houston, Minnesota, it's hard to miss the one-ton bison standing on the left side of the road. However, on the right, on the side of the hill, just below the chapel, is a grave.

01/14/2018 04:43 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Photos: P-E-M Wrestling Invitational 

IAZ008-009-018-019-MNZ079-086-087-094-095-150600- /O.CON.KARX.WC.Y.0005.180115T0900Z-180116T1800Z/ Mitchell-Howard-Floyd-Chickasaw-Wabasha-Dodge-Olmsted-Mower- Fillmore- Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Charles City, New Hampton, Wabasha, Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin, and Preston 308 PM CST Sun Jan 14 2018 ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM MONDAY TO NOON CST TUESDAY... * WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin.

01/12/2018 09:34 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Dreamers pin hopes on an immigration fix 

For months, the futures of thousands of young immigrants illegally brought to the country as children have hung in the balance as pundits, politicians, judges and journalists have debated their fates. Earlier this week, a federal district judge in California issued a preliminary injunction against the Trump administration's efforts to end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, an Obama administration-era program that helps protect the roughly 800,000 so called "Dreamers" from deportation.