Operation LZ recognizes Vietnam War veterans, families

Operation LZ recognizes Vietnam War veterans, families

A welcome home 40 years overdue. That’s what Vietnam War veterans were meant to receive from Operation LZ at Heritage Park in Forest City over ... Read more

Featured News

Hundreds hold peaceful protest outside State Fair

ST. PAUL — Hundreds of demonstrators held a peaceful “Black Lives Matter” protest outside the gates of the Minnesota State Fair on Saturday, the first ... Read more

  1. Organizer looking for help to bring spay, neuter clinics to A.L.
  2. Struggling Mille Lacs resorts hope for winter walleye
  3. For kids without animals, 4-H has an answer: Lease one
  4. Recovering with song, poetry, dance

Featured Opinion

Editorial: Expansion of cameras welcome in courtroom

Starting in November, the Minnesota Supreme Court will allow cameras and audio into limited parts of criminal trials. The Aug. 12 ruling is a welcome ... View

Latest News

CenturyLink accepts millions to expand broadband access

WASHINGTON — CenturyLink Inc. has recently accepted more than $500 million in annual, ongoing support from the Connect America Fund to expand and support broadband ... Read more

General Mills sets ambitious goal for global greenhouse gas cuts

GOLDEN VALLEY — General Mills has set an ambitious goal of reducing its greenhouse gas emissions 28 percent by 2025 — not just within its ... Read more

Registration open for restoring wooden windows class

The Preservation Alliance of Minnesota is hosting a workshop on restoring wooden windows from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Freeborn County ... Read more

Badly beaten toddler removed from life support

SANDSTONE  — The parents of a 3-year-old boy beaten to death in Pine County said they’ve donated the child’s organs so he can “be a ... Read more

  1. Driver helps bald eagle she struck with SUV
  2. Minn. State Patrol to step up ‘move over’ enforcement
  3. Tensions rise on Iron Range as steel talks near deadline
  4. Bicyclist injured and other reports
  5. USDA single-family housing loans available
  6. Geneva woman named Top Sales Consultant
  7. Service pays tribute to slain television reporter, cameraman
  8. Arctic chills, messy energy politics await Obama on trip to Alaska
  9. Walker looks to Iowa to regain momentum in presidential campaign
  10. California neighbors rally together as they struggle with drought
  11. Director of ‘Nightmare on Elm Street’ and ‘Scream’ films, dies
  12. China gives little credit, or help, to aging Nationalist veterans
  13. Distinguished alumni recognized: Linda Cruz-Lares
  14. Waffle breakfast scheduled
  15. Tours of Hagie Manufacturing offered
  16. Distinguished alumni recognized: John M. Morrison
  17. Finding a new friend or two
  18. Family reunion slated
  19. Class reunion planned
  20. Building purchases disputed
  21. Nice to know
  22. Become a food vendor at the Minn. State Fair
  23. Injured Mankato baby on ventilator
  24. Officers cite 2 men for trying to net fish on Gull Lake

Feature

Internationally known sumi-e brush painter to display art in Albert Lea

Internationally known sumi-e brush painter to display art in Albert Lea

A world-class art show will soon come to downtown Albert Lea. Dee Teller, of Faribault, will show her sumi-e brush scroll and fan paintings at ... Read more


Sports

  1. Vikings win 4th consecutive preseason game
  2. Twins take down Astros
  3. Scoreboard: Aug. 29-30

Cops, Courts & Fire

Badly beaten toddler removed from life support

SANDSTONE  — The parents of a 3-year-old boy beaten to death in Pine County said they’ve donated the child’s organs so he can “be a ... Read more

  1. Driver helps bald eagle she struck with SUV
  2. Minn. State Patrol to step up ‘move over’ enforcement
  3. Bicyclist injured and other reports

State & Regional

Operation LZ recognizes Vietnam War veterans, families

Operation LZ recognizes Vietnam War veterans, families

A welcome home 40 years overdue. That’s what Vietnam War veterans were meant to receive from Operation LZ at Heritage Park in Forest City over ... Read more

  1. Hundreds hold peaceful protest outside State Fair
  2. Struggling Mille Lacs resorts hope for winter walleye
  3. CenturyLink accepts millions to expand broadband access

Special Section

Editorials

Editorial: Expansion of cameras welcome in courtroom

Starting in November, the Minnesota Supreme Court will allow cameras and audio into limited parts of criminal trials. The Aug. 12 ruling is a welcome ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

Generations can grow and learn together

I was reminded this past week how boring life would be in my old age without ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

U of M impact reaches all of state

I had the pleasure of visiting Austin and Albert Lea last week, touring the University of Minnesota’s world-renowned Hormel Institute, meeting with Sen. Dan Sparks ... Read more

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