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From Albert Lea to Nashville: Albert Lea native reaches number one on Christian and country music charts, writes his own music

From Albert Lea to Nashville: Albert Lea native reaches number one on Christian and country music charts, writes his own music

It’s taken 18 years, but Albert Lea native Jim Anthony has hit No. 1. Anthony, née Jim Komoszewski, is a singer and songwriter. His newest ... Read more

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Senator Klobuchar finds collaboration in Albert Lea

U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar applauded Albert Lea’s Youth Apprenticeship Program on Thursday, calling it a great example of collaboration and an answer to dealing with ... Read more

  1. Petition calls for library to open on Fridays
  2. Woman pleads not guilty to child porn
  3. Casino nonprofit awards $855,000
  4. Minnesota State players return to play under Todd Hoffner

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Some nurseries now offering plants that are safe for bees

MOORHEAD — As gardeners begin shopping for plants this spring, they may see some marked as safe for bees. Some nurseries are offering plants that ... Read more

College Board will provide a glimpse of new SAT redesign

WASHINGTON — Anxious students — not to mention their parents — can get a heads-up for how the redesigned SAT might look in two years. ... Read more

A year after background check defeat, modest goals in mind for Democrats

WASHINGTON — Democratic worries about this November’s elections, a lack of Senate votes and House opposition are forcing congressional gun-control supporters to significantly winnow their ... Read more

Frothy fun: Dyeing Easter eggs in shaving cream, dye

If dyeing Easter eggs with vinegar and color tablets is feeling old, reach for a new duo: shaving cream and liquid food coloring. It’s a ... Read more

Victoria’s Secret London fashion show

LONDON — London is getting a new fashion extravaganza — the Victoria’s Secret Show, which will take place for the first time in the British ... Read more

  1. Enjoying the great outdoors
  2. Playing basketball outside
  3. Cyber cops: It may take years to find Target hackers may take years to find
  4. Man accused of fatally shooting girlfriend in SUV with infant son
  5. USDA orders farms to report pig virus
  6. Post-rehab, injured snowy owl ready to be released after stint
  7. Judge strikes down part of energy law
  8. Court case set for trial to test Minnesota’s ‘Buy the Farm’ law
  9. Man accused of breaking into home, attacking ex-girlfriend in Comstock
  10. Minnesota community copes without commercial flights
  11. Knife in locker spurs outcry at USC over school discipline
  12. Car hits pig on I-35, man cited for meth and other reports
  13. More than 65 arrested in Minnesota heroin sweep
  14. Children’s book author coming to Austin
  15. Celebrate the 44th annual Earth Day
  16. City project receives merit award
  17. Farmers State Bank sold to 78 people
  18. Alliant Energy files for sale to cooperatives
  19. Albert Lea man finalist for judge in Austin
  20. Ellendale couple in arson case to have joint trial
  21. Weekend Planner: Easter egg hunts abound
  22. 19 inches of new snow for Isanti
  23. Theft citation, broken window and other reports
  24. Austin woman charged for pushing elderly woman down stairs, taking meds

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From Albert Lea to Nashville: Albert Lea native reaches number one on Christian and country music charts, writes his own music

From Albert Lea to Nashville: Albert Lea native reaches number one on Christian and country music charts, writes his own music

It’s taken 18 years, but Albert Lea native Jim Anthony has hit No. 1. Anthony, née Jim Komoszewski, is a singer and songwriter. His newest ... Read more


Sports

Minnesota State players return to play under Todd Hoffner

MANKATO — Minnesota State football players ended their boycott of spring practice and said Thursday they will play for coach Todd Hoffner, who was reinstated ... Read more

  1. Albert Lea boys finish 2nd and 3rd on road
  2. Albert Lea boys’ tennis team crushes Faribault
  3. Wild suffer OT loss in playoffs

Cops, Courts & Fire

Cyber cops: It may take years to find Target hackers may take years to find

WASHINGTON — Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target’s computer systems last ... Read more

  1. Man accused of fatally shooting girlfriend in SUV with infant son
  2. Judge strikes down part of energy law
  3. Court case set for trial to test Minnesota’s ‘Buy the Farm’ law

State & Regional

Some nurseries now offering plants that are safe for bees

MOORHEAD — As gardeners begin shopping for plants this spring, they may see some marked as safe for bees. Some nurseries are offering plants that ... Read more

  1. A year after background check defeat, modest goals in mind for Democrats
  2. Cyber cops: It may take years to find Target hackers may take years to find
  3. Man accused of fatally shooting girlfriend in SUV with infant son

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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

Waiting for good things to come from waiting

“The doctor said everything went really well,” I said to Sera after waiting to see her ... Read more

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Facebook Forum: Should school district change?

The Tribune asked on Facebook whether the Albert Lea school district should change its calendar. A lively discussion ensued. Here are the responses, with the ... Read more

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