Tigers hold off Titans

Tigers hold off Titans

A suicide squeeze in the eighth inning lifted Albert Lea over Tri-City United in the playoffs last year. This year, it was a safety squeeze ... Read more

Featured News

Bernie Sanders to visit Kensett

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is scheduled to be the featured speaker Saturday at a town-hall forum in Kensett. Read more

  1. Local nail salons are seeing success
  2. Watershed projects on hold with Legislature
  3. Council approves opening of bond sale
  4. After Dayton vetoes, state leaders start search for way out

Featured Opinion

Editorial: Support annual fireworks display

Albert Lea is a great place to live during the Fourth of July. View

Latest News

Bird flu returns to Minnesota with 6 newly infected farms

ST. PAUL — Bird flu returned to Minnesota after more than a week without a new case, as presumptive positive test results came back Tuesday ... Read more

Court dispositions

Freeborn County District Court   April 22 Damara Alexis Haynes, 26, 235 S. Pearl St. Count 1: Driving after suspension. Fees $390. Count 2: Vehicle ... Read more

For-sale signs go up at archdiocese buildings

ST. PAUL — For-sale signs have been posted outside several properties owned by the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis as it seeks to pay ... Read more

2 inmates sue state over hepatitis C treatment

MINNEAPOLIS — Two prisoners who have hepatitis C are suing the Minnesota Department of Corrections because they want access to expensive new drug treatments. The ... Read more

Minn. man gets 10 years in prison for Ponzi scheme

MINNEAPOLIS — A Minnesota man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for stealing $20 million from investors as part of a Ponzi scheme. ... Read more

  1. A.L. Civic Music plans scholarship recital
  2. Man arrested for cocaine, and other reports
  3. Bybee awarded certificate of appreciation
  4. Students get scholarships
  5. Business sees growth in information technology industry
  6. Video: Finding the light
  7. Seeking help: Organizations, others encourage affected to not be afraid
  8. MNsure struggles to sign up small businesses
  9. Speaker: ‘Never forget’ those who died for country
  10. Man dies after golf cart collides with van
  11. Judge will consider wrongful death lawsuit against MnDOT
  12. Soldier whose Purple Heart was stolen gets Bronze Star
  13. Multiple people arrested at Harmony Park, and other reports
  14. Klobuchar presents Bronze Star to family of vet
  15. Removing stigma: Local leader shares story of her own struggle with anxiety
  16. Dayton vetoes 2 major budget bills
  17. Young Minn. woman sets out to learn Quran, verse by verse
  18. Student wins for essay about importance of vets
  19. Boating inspections increase to reduce species
  20. Endangered piping plovers spotted in Duluth
  21. A walk on the dock
  22. Board penalizes local doctor
  23. St. Ted’s Catholic School gets accredited
  24. Finding the light: Mental illness goes beyond typical emotions and behaviors

Feature

Arlene Dahl’s journey to Hollywood

Arlene Dahl’s journey to Hollywood

Generally regarded as one of the classic beauties to grace the big screen throughout the ’40s and ’50s, Arlene Dahl’s career extended beyond the reach ... Read more


Sports

Tigers hold off Titans

Tigers hold off Titans

A suicide squeeze in the eighth inning lifted Albert Lea over Tri-City United in the playoffs last year. This year, it was a safety squeeze ... Read more

  1. Scoreboard: May 27
  2. Tigers to face Titans in playoff rematch
  3. Scoreboard: May 26

Cops, Courts & Fire

Court dispositions

Freeborn County District Court   April 22 Damara Alexis Haynes, 26, 235 S. Pearl St. Count 1: Driving after suspension. Fees $390. Count 2: Vehicle ... Read more

  1. 2 inmates sue state over hepatitis C treatment
  2. Minn. man gets 10 years in prison for Ponzi scheme
  3. Man arrested for cocaine, and other reports

State & Regional

Local nail salons are seeing success

Local nail salons are seeing success

Two years in and with two locations, Kay Nails in Albert Lea is doing pretty well. Kay Nails is owned and managed by Ellie Bowman. Bowman ... Read more

  1. Watershed projects on hold with Legislature
  2. After Dayton vetoes, state leaders start search for way out
  3. Bird flu returns to Minnesota with 6 newly infected farms

Special Section

Editorials

Editorial: Support annual fireworks display

Albert Lea is a great place to live during the Fourth of July. Read more

Columns & Opinions

The impact of a mother’s belief in a child

I was cutting weeds with a grass whip, a poor man’s scythe. I was the Grim ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

EPA needs to take action on farms

They are some of the worst air polluters in the country and the Environmental Protection Agency isn’t doing anything about it. Who are they?  The ... Read more

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