Gallery: Albert Lea softball falls against Rochester Mayo

Gallery: Albert Lea softball falls against Rochester Mayo

Timely hits proved to be the difference on the softball diamond Tuesday at Albert Lea. Albert Lea and Rochester Mayo each had seven hits, but ... Read more

Featured

Farmers State Bank sold to 78 people

It’s official. Farmers State Bank now has 78 owners. The group of investors calling themselves Minnesota Community Bancshares, led by Farmers State Bank officers Daniel ... Read more

  1. Alliant Energy files for sale to cooperatives
  2. Albert Lea man finalist for judge in Austin
  3. Ellendale couple in arson case to have joint trial
  4. Austin woman charged for pushing elderly woman down stairs, taking meds

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Weekend Planner: Easter egg hunts abound

Activities abound this weekend for area residents with children who are looking to celebrate Easter. Albert Lea Parks and Recreation will have visits from the ... Read more

19 inches of new snow for Isanti

DULUTH — Deep snow in parts of Minnesota and Wisconsin is proof of the weather adage that in April, just about anything can happen. The ... Read more

Theft citation, broken window and other reports

Window broken out of business A window was reported broken out at 119 S. Broadway at 10:35 a.m. Wednesday. Damage was estimated at $1,500.   ... Read more

No-parole sentence reinstated for Minnesota man

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Supreme Court on Wednesday reinstated a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of release for a man who was ... Read more

  1. “All About Dogs Day” at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
  2. Foundation ready to accept community grant applications
  3. Michelle Bachmann to give commencement speech at ORU
  4. Former vicar general has been deposed in priest abuse case
  5. Fish washing up on lakefront
  6. A new idea: Geneva bar to start art and wine event
  7. Red Wing couple makes face paint out of natural ingredients for wild turkey hunters
  8. No-wake boating imposed on St. Croix River
  9. Sexually transmitted diseases on rise in Minnesota
  10. MNsure names vendor to overhaul site
  11. County attorney won’t retry HIV case
  12. County to host forum about heroin
  13. Minnesota man admits to hosting party that led to teen’s death
  14. Study examines deaths of trout that eat alewife
  15. Deputy paralyzed in 1991 has died
  16. Jury picked for Little Falls murder case
  17. Learn to recognize the signs of abuse and report if needed
  18. From across the pond: Teacher from the United Kingdom visits classroom at Lakeview
  19. Speaker pushes to dredge lake
  20. Fired coach to return to MSU
  21. Millions are pumping through Minnesota campaign stream
  22. Moon over Albert Lea
  23. Stabbing, DWI and other reports
  24. Man accused of abusing at least 2 girls in ‘Maidens Group’ in rural Minnesota

Feature

Woman finds weight-loss success

Woman finds weight-loss success

When Nyla Anderson, 29, was in high school at Albert Lea, she was an athlete who played volleyball. That’s how most people knew her. In ... Read more


Sports

Albert Lea boys finish 2nd and 3rd on road

Albert Lea boys finish 2nd and 3rd on road

The Albert Lea boys’ track and field team followed Tuesday’s second-place finish at Mankato West by taking third place Thursday at Kasson-Mantorville. Mankato West won ... Read more

  1. Albert Lea boys’ tennis team crushes Faribault
  2. Wild suffer OT loss in playoffs
  3. Gibson leads Twins to victory

Cops, Courts & Fire

Albert Lea man finalist for judge in Austin

AUSTIN — An Albert Lea lawyer is a finalist to be a Mower County judge. The Commission on Judicial Selection named Kevin Siefken as a top ... Read more

  1. Ellendale couple in arson case to have joint trial
  2. Theft citation, broken window and other reports
  3. Austin woman charged for pushing elderly woman down stairs, taking meds

State & Regional

Albert Lea man finalist for judge in Austin

AUSTIN — An Albert Lea lawyer is a finalist to be a Mower County judge. The Commission on Judicial Selection named Kevin Siefken as a top ... Read more

  1. 19 inches of new snow for Isanti
  2. Austin woman charged for pushing elderly woman down stairs, taking meds
  3. No-parole sentence reinstated for Minnesota man

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Editorials

Editorial: Be prepared for the worst of spring weather

The Albert Lea area knows all too well the hazards of spring. Every June 17 we recall the tornado outbreak on that date in 2010 ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

Animated movie ‘Frozen’ offers life lessons

The movie “Frozen” has been quite a hit in all age groups from the time it ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Bike path also is a cemetery road

This is the time of year that people start enjoying the outdoors and walking around our beautiful lake. Several years ago the city had the ... Read more

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