Concerns aired about taxes

Concerns aired about taxes

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Guard will not go to Liberia

MINNEAPOLIS — Members of the Minnesota National Guard won’t be going to Liberia as planned to help the U.S. military’s response to the Ebola outbreak ... Read more

  1. Dayton faces different budget pressure
  2. Speaker to address living, working with diversity
  3. Super Bowl host city still reeling over sports deals as big game arrives this week
  4. Big Freeze medallion hunt begins

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Editorial: Speak up to the county officials

We urge you to contact your local leaders about any issues you feel need addressing in 2015. Cut this list out and post it on ... View

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Guns, money stolen and other reports

Guns, money stolen Guns were reported stolen at 1:12 p.m. Tuesday from a residence at 206 S. Central Ave. in Hollandale. Money was reported missing ... Read more

Mother of man accused of killing officer apologizes

ST. PAUL — The mother of a man accused of fatally shooting a police officer in West St. Paul is apologizing to the family of ... Read more

Motive unclear in fatal shooting of popular Mahtomedi teacher

MAHTOMEDI — Flowers, candles and hand-written messages were left outside the bar owned by a popular high school teacher who was fatally shot over the ... Read more

Waseca sheriff: Austin man identified

AUSTIN — The Waseca County Sheriff’s Office confirmed William Blom of Austin was the 41-year-old discovered dead inside a fish house on Clear Lake in ... Read more

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Freeborn County Arts Initiative to paint walls with words of love

Freeborn County Arts Initiative to paint walls with words of love

If you’re feeling smitten, grateful, inspired or any kind of love deeply, then the Freeborn County Arts Initiative wants to hear from you. Specifically, they ... Read more


Sports

Super Bowl host city still reeling over sports deals as big game arrives this week

GLENDALE, Ariz. — The entire world will be watching Glendale on Sunday as it hosts the Super Bowl and the legions of fans who are ... Read more

  1. Tigers fall in another OT nail-biter
  2. Lake Mills wrestlers take 1st at 12-team tourney
  3. Gophers top Illini

Cops, Courts & Fire

Guns, money stolen and other reports

Guns, money stolen Guns were reported stolen at 1:12 p.m. Tuesday from a residence at 206 S. Central Ave. in Hollandale. Money was reported missing ... Read more

  1. Mother of man accused of killing officer apologizes
  2. Motive unclear in fatal shooting of popular Mahtomedi teacher
  3. Waseca sheriff: Austin man identified

State & Regional

Guard will not go to Liberia

MINNEAPOLIS — Members of the Minnesota National Guard won’t be going to Liberia as planned to help the U.S. military’s response to the Ebola outbreak ... Read more

  1. Dayton faces different budget pressure
  2. Super Bowl host city still reeling over sports deals as big game arrives this week
  3. Mother of man accused of killing officer apologizes

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Editorial: Speak up to the county officials

We urge you to contact your local leaders about any issues you feel need addressing in 2015. Cut this list out and post it on ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

What on earth is the product Alabastine?

Alabastine. I will say it again, Alabastine. I believe that word would make an awesome ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Did Chamber poll business owners?

I am writing in reference to Mr. Kehr’s letter to the editor and the Albert Lea City Council, backing City Manager Adams and his reorganization ... Read more

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