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Editorial: Be smart with Park Avenue reconstruction

The city is gearing up for another major street project this summer that has the potential to cause some major headaches. Though there is no ... View

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Head of LeafLine to step down

ST. PAUL — The head of one of Minnesota’s two medical marijuana providers is leaving the company, just eight months after moving there from his ... Read more

Church to host support group

A divorce, separation or breakup is one of life’s most painful experiences, according to a press release. In order to meet the needs of men ... Read more

Caregivers support group to meet

Senior Resources’ Family Caregivers Network will host support groups Thursday for area caregivers. There are two support group meetings to choose from, one at 1:30 ... Read more

Surplus comes with plenty of ideas, big conflicts

ST. PAUL — Nearly a month before the Legislature returns with a nice $1.2 billion surplus in hand, lawmakers have already laid out hundreds of ... Read more

  1. Protesters want officers who shot Jamar Clark to be charged
  2. 3 to 6 inches of snow expected
  3. Women’s ensemble to perform as part of ongoing concert series
  4. ‘We’re just all happy we’re all out and safe’
  5. USDA offers low-interest loans to homeowners
  6. Representative visits USC
  7. Man pleads guilty to data breach on lawmakers
  8. Report: Problems continue in U of M research
  9. Minn. company has a role in landmark discovery
  10. 48 pints of blood collected
  11. Breastfeeding coalition to meet
  12. Drug violations reported and other reports
  13. Court dispositions
  14. Farewell open house slated for pastor
  15. No injuries reported in A.L. house fire
  16. Local officials speak out about auditor lawsuit
  17. Weekend Planner: Northbridge Mall to come alive with history this weekend
  18. Sex offender releases reflect loosening of treatment program
  19. Officers shoot man who stabbed K-9
  20. Judges to hear arguments regarding flood diversion case
  21. Police: Bus driver allegedly fell asleep before crash
  22. Court Dispositions
  23. Chamber welcomes new member
  24. Professor meets with students

Feature

Women’s ensemble to perform as part of ongoing concert series

Women’s ensemble to perform as part of ongoing concert series

An ensemble of 50 to 60 women from Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin, will perform in Albert Lea on Thursday as part of an ongoing ... Read more


Sports

Sports Memories: Feb. 14

50 years ago: 1966 In the opening round of the Region 2 hockey tournament, Albert Lea High School defeated Simley in sudden death overtime 3-2. ... Read more

  1. Hammer School days were the good old days
  2. A.L. hockey having successful season
  3. Tigers fall to the Huskies

Cops, Courts & Fire

Protesters want officers who shot Jamar Clark to be charged

MINNEAPOLIS — About 40 protesters crammed into the office of Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman on Friday to press him to prosecute two police officers ... Read more

  1. Man pleads not guilty to Clarks Grove burglary
  2. Terror suspect: Videos, not mosques inspired to seek out ISIS
  3. Drug violations reported and other reports

State & Regional

Head of LeafLine to step down

ST. PAUL — The head of one of Minnesota’s two medical marijuana providers is leaving the company, just eight months after moving there from his ... Read more

  1. Surplus comes with plenty of ideas, big conflicts
  2. Protesters want officers who shot Jamar Clark to be charged
  3. Funding available for invasive species prevention

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Editorials

Editorial: Thumbs

Editorial: Thumbs To the announcement that Bomgaars is moving into the former Walmart building. Albert Lea’s Walmart has been empty for 12 1/2 years, so ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

Counties given more options for annual audits

On Feb. 10 I joined members of the State Government Finance Committee at a hearing in ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Thanks for choosing America

I know I am extremely late with my comment, but here it goes: I would like to respond to an article in the Tribune on ... Read more

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