Austin Daily Herald

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Austin Daily Herald
TypeDaily newspaper
Owner(s)Austin Daily Herald Inc.
PublisherJana Gray
HeadquartersAustin, MN, U.S.

The Austin Daily Herald is a general circulation newspaper publishing Tuesday-Saturday mornings. Distribution is 5,280,[1] mostly within Austin, Minnesota, it also publishes the Shopping News which is distributed to 16,000 households on Sundays free of charge.

It was founded in 1891 as a six-day-a-week daily by A.B. Hunkins,[2][3] inventor of the automatic addressing press.[4]

The Austin Daily Herald is currently owned by Boone Newspapers, Inc.[5]


  1. ^ "About Austin daily herald". Mondo Times.
  2. ^ "The Austin Daily Herald". Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress.
  3. ^ "The Austin Daily Herald". Minnesota Historical Society.
  4. ^ The Technical World. American School of Correspondence at Armour Institute of Technology. 1905.
  5. ^ "Publications | Boone Newspapers, Inc". Retrieved 2018-12-12.

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