The Austin Daily Herald
TypePublished twice a week.
Owner(s)Boone Newspapers, Austin Daily Herald Inc.
Founder(s)A.B. Hunkins
PublisherCrystal Miller
EditorEric Johnson
Headquarters310 2nd St. NE
Austin, MN 55912  United States
CountryUnited States
Circulation2,388 (as of 2024)[1]
OCLC number9870692

The Austin Daily Herald is an American, English language newspaper published Wednesday and Saturday mornings in Austin, Minnesota.[2]

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][2]

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


  1. ^ "Minnesota Newspaper Directory 2024" (PDF). Minnesota Newspaper Association. Archived (PDF) from the original on March 15, 2024. Retrieved March 28, 2024.
  2. ^ a b c "The Austin Daily Herald". Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress. Retrieved January 23, 2020.
  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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