Trapped in a nightmare: Holocaust survivor to speak in Ellendale about experiences

Trapped in a nightmare: Holocaust survivor to speak in Ellendale about experiences

For 13 years, Anita Dittman lived in what she could only describe as hell. Hitler’s hell. In 1927 in Breslau, Germany, Dittman was born to an ... Read more

Featured News

New wind farm proposed for Freeborn Co.

Farm will be east of Glenville Freeborn County officials have received word of a 200-megawatt wind farm proposed to be constructed in eastern Freeborn County. ... Read more

  1. As bird flu spreads, zoos worry about birds
  2. A Taste of Heritage festival celebrates various cultures in Albert Lea
  3. A.L. residents form friendships, learn new recipes
  4. St. John’s breaks ground on new $38M facility

Featured Opinion

Editorial: No one wins if largest cities cut

The Minnesota House GOP majority’s big proposed cuts in state aid to Minneapolis, St. Paul and Duluth — and no other city — smack of ... View

Latest News

Burglaries reported and other reports

Burglaries reported A burglary was reported at 6:58 p.m. Thursday at 28780 780th Ave., Clarks Grove. Multiple items were missing, including guns, an iPad and ... Read more

Cities face millions in wastewater upgrades, repairs

ST. PAUL — Communities across Minnesota are grappling with how to pay for wastewater treatment system improvements. Nearly every city in the state treats sewage ... Read more

Blood drive collects 30 pints

Thirty pints of blood were collected at the Red Cross blood drive on April 24 at St. Theodore Catholic Church. A 4-gallon pin was awarded ... Read more

ACT performs ‘Foreigner’

Albert Lea Community Theatre will continue its 50th season with “The Foreigner” May 7 to 16 at the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center, according to ... Read more

Variety show scheduled

The third annual Bolan Schoolhouse Variety Show will be at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Barton No. 2 schoolhouse building at 4206 Tulip Lane in ... Read more

  1. ALHS to perform in festival
  2. State officials accidentally spark Roseau County wildfire
  3. Students compete at Math Masters
  4. Minn. man charged with making threats in Islamic State group case
  5. Clinton gives glimpse of how she plans to run as a woman
  6. Starbucks: Outage fixed
  7. Protesters plan to ‘shut down’ Baltimore
  8. Bruce Jenner comes out as transgender
  9. Memo describes concerns about Okla. deputy
  10. Students excel in Destination Imagination competition
  11. Sibley Elementary students get to be principal for a day
  12. Dayton declares state of emergency over bird flu crisis
  13. Alden-Conger students set records in nat’l contest
  14. Full environmental review won’t be done for mine expansion
  15. Hearing for ex-police officer accused in suitcase deaths
  16. A.L. man pleads not guilty to molestation
  17. Scouts earn award for birdhouse project
  18. St. Casimir’s students visit dairy farm
  19. NIACC receives grant from farm bureaus
  20. Ex-deputy with Lou Gehrig’s disease not guilty in Wis. killings
  21. Cubans welcome news of pope’s visit in September
  22. Senate makes surprise turn to legalize silencers
  23. Grizzlies shuffle lineup
  24. Shell Rock River trail closer to designation

Feature

A Taste of Heritage festival celebrates various cultures in Albert Lea

A Taste of Heritage festival celebrates various cultures in Albert Lea

Although Albert Lea is a diverse city with many cultures within it, one festival aims at bringing everyone together to create one community. The sixth ... Read more


Sports

The fishing opener is coming around the corner

The opening of the state walleye season is fast approaching, and — as I have for the past 20 years — I am anxiously anticipating ... Read more

  1. Albert Lea baseball team beat Wells in 1965
  2. Tribune girls’ basketball All-Area Coach of the Year: Daryl Love
  3. Bruins drop playoff opener

Cops, Courts & Fire

Burglaries reported and other reports

Burglaries reported A burglary was reported at 6:58 p.m. Thursday at 28780 780th Ave., Clarks Grove. Multiple items were missing, including guns, an iPad and ... Read more

  1. State officials accidentally spark Roseau County wildfire
  2. Minn. man charged with making threats in Islamic State group case
  3. Protesters plan to ‘shut down’ Baltimore

State & Regional

New wind farm proposed for Freeborn Co.

Farm will be east of Glenville Freeborn County officials have received word of a 200-megawatt wind farm proposed to be constructed in eastern Freeborn County. ... Read more

  1. As bird flu spreads, zoos worry about birds
  2. Cities face millions in wastewater upgrades, repairs
  3. Blood drive collects 30 pints

Special Section

Editorials

Editorial: No one wins if largest cities cut

The Minnesota House GOP majority’s big proposed cuts in state aid to Minneapolis, St. Paul and Duluth — and no other city — smack of ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

Preparing to venture into life as homeowners

“We’re going to have to try really hard not to buy everything we want,” I told ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Take a minute to understand autism

April 1 marked the beginning of Autism Acceptance Month. To celebrate, The Arc of Freeborn County will join The Arc’s national network, Autism Now, individuals ... Read more

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