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Lower Austria: St. Dead couple found in Polten area

Lower Austria: St. Dead couple found in Polten area

A 61-year-old man in Lower Austria is said to have first shot his 60-year-old partner with a gun and then shot himself. Two dead people were found in a house in Ober-Grafendorf (St. Pölten district) on Monday afternoon. Both men suffered gunshot wounds, police said Tuesday. Optional murder and suicide suspicion in Lower Austria Investigations […]

Lower Austria: St. Dead couple found in Polten area

Lower Austria: St. Dead couple found in Polten area

A 61-year-old man in Lower Austria is said to have first shot his 60-year-old partner with a gun and then shot himself. Two dead people were found in a house in Ober-Grafendorf (St. Pölten district) on Monday afternoon. Both men suffered gunshot wounds, police said Tuesday. Optional murder and suicide suspicion in Lower Austria Investigations […]

City entrance and climbing final in the Austrian Tour

City entrance and climbing final in the Austrian Tour

The Tour of Austria, which was revived in 2023 under the name Tour of Austria after a three-year break, will be held in St. Petersburg this year. It will open with a preface in Pölten. There are three mountain finishes in the next five sections, twice more a classic profile awaits the 19 starting team. […]

Babler gets MPs in the election campaign mood

Babler gets MPs in the election campaign mood

SPÖ leader Andreas Babler swore in his party for the election year at the start of the Social Democratic club conference in Vösendorf. As always, he warned that the ÖVP could make FP president Herbert Kickl chancellor without hesitation. The only people who can prevent this are the Social Democrats. These are also the ones […]

Conference of State Governors held in Lower Austria

Conference of State Governors held in Lower Austria

On Wednesday, under the chairmanship of Lower Austria, St. A conference of state governors will be held in Pölten. At the meeting in the country house, the host State Governor Johanna Mikl-Leitner wants to focus on volunteering, Europe and property issues. State governors met on Tuesday for preliminary talks and a joint dinner. The main […]

Conference of State Governors in Lower Austria

Conference of State Governors in Lower Austria

The state governors’ conference will be held this week in St. Petersburg, led by Lower Austria. It will be held in Pölten. The organizer, Governor Johanna Mikl-Leitner of the ÖVP, plans to focus on volunteering, Europe and ownership. Mikl-Leitner takes over as chairman of the LH conference The meeting of state governors begins this Tuesday […]

Coups regarding filling positions in the Lower Austrian police

Coups regarding filling positions in the Lower Austrian police

A political row broke out after conversations emerged in 2019 about the appointment of the Lower Austrian state police chief. FPÖ leader Herbert Kickl accused the ÖVP of “mail fraud” in a broadcast on Monday. Incumbent Franz Popp failed to meet the requirements for a law degree. ÖVP General Secretary Christian Stocker said that Kickl, […]

Lower Austria: Rosenkranz wants more holiday care for disabled children

Lower Austria: Rosenkranz wants more holiday care for disabled children

Lower Austria’s FPÖ regional councilor Susanne Rosenkranz is calling for more funding for holiday care facilities for disabled children. He criticizes the current proposal. There’s currently nowhere near enough supply, he said in a broadcast on Wednesday: “Personally, I think it’s a shame that Lower Austria isn’t further away from here.” The aim is a […]

“Operation Icarus”: House searches in Lower Austria, Upper Austria and Greece

“Operation Icarus”: House searches in Lower Austria, Upper Austria and Greece

Within the scope of “Operation Ikarus”, a total of 19 houses were searched in Austria and Greece. The Federal Criminal Police Office and the Anti-Fraud Bureau of the Ministry of Finance have been investigating a group of perpetrators who have been operating in the field of illegal gambling for months. Tax evasion, organized unregistered work […]

“Operation Icarus”: House searches in Lower Austria, Upper Austria and Greece

“Operation Icarus”: House searches in Lower Austria, Upper Austria and Greece

Within the scope of “Operation Ikarus”, a total of 19 houses were searched in Austria and Greece. The Federal Criminal Police Office and the Anti-Fraud Bureau of the Ministry of Finance have been investigating a group of perpetrators who have been operating in the field of illegal gambling for months. Tax evasion, organized unregistered work […]