Farewell to the milkman

Farewell to the milkman

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Editorial: Adrian Peterson suspension charts path for NFL

There are two elements of good in the Minnesota Vikings putting Adrian Peterson on suspension at least until his court case involving child abuse charges ... View

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Red Cross plans next blood drive

A Red Cross blood drive will be from noon to 6 p.m. Oct. 7 at Northbridge Mall.  Appointments may be made by calling the Red ... Read more

Blue Line train service restored after derailment

MINNEAPOLIS — The Blue Line train service has been restored between the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and the Mall of America after a train went ... Read more

Wet summer, gas prices affect firewood supply

BEMIDJI — Wet weather this year and soaring propane prices last winter have tightened supplies of seasoned firewood in northern Minnesota. Not only are homeowners ... Read more

Dayton directs changes in state system

ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton is expected to order some changes to the state’s child protection system following the death of a 4-year-old boy ... Read more

3 men in adult troop reach Eagle Scout

COTTAGE GROVE — Three members of a Boy Scout troop for adults with disabilities have earned the Eagle Scout rank after years of working toward ... Read more

  1. Man dies at Supervalu warehouse
  2. State officials ask Ford to examine site
  3. Doctor dies in Black Hills motorcycle crash
  4. Large freighter runs aground, gets stuck in Duluth
  5. Alligator causes scare, then a laugh
  6. Man pleads guilty to fatal shooting in parking lot
  7. Man, woman plead not guilty to sex trafficking
  8. Suspect charged with trying to kill police
  9. Car wash broken into and other reports
  10. Alden royalty
  11. Obama’s war plan to face examination from Congress
  12. Police on the trail of trooper ambush suspect
  13. Court appearance scheduled for accused White House intruder
  14. Senate opposes nuke waste plan in Canada
  15. Federal judge rejects plan for Minnesota disability reform
  16. A ride into the sunset
  17. Special report: What should be done about the school calendar?
  18. Proponents see opportunity to bring up students’ scores
  19. Opponents of calendar change say district makes fuss over essentially 5 days
  20. McFadden bashes Obamacare in visit to Albert Lea | 1 comment
  21. Voting begins for absentee ballots
  22. Bemidji area to receive faster Internet speeds
  23. One-day detour planned on Highway 30
  24. Man convicted of sexually abusing vulnerable adult

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Celebrating the Arts and Artists fundraiser to return to Albert Lea

Celebrating the Arts and Artists fundraiser to return to Albert Lea

Nine artists will be featured at Artoberfest, this year’s Celebrating the Arts and Artists with the Albert Lea Art Center. These nine artists are artists that ... Read more


Sports

Albert Lea’s Goodell wins Jim Flim Invitational

Albert Lea’s Jackson Goodell won the boys’ cross country race Saturday at the Jim Flim Invitational at Winona, and the Tigers finished in the top ... Read more

  1. Bulldogs avenge loss, take 2nd at Forest City tourney
  2. Scoreboard: Sept. 20
  3. Vikings lose game, Cassel to injury

Cops, Courts & Fire

Lyle gas station robber pleads guilty

LYLE — One of four suspects in a Lyle gas station robbery changed his plea to guilty Friday in Mower County District Court. Elgin Tyrese Green, ... Read more

  1. Dayton directs changes in state system
  2. Man dies at Supervalu warehouse
  3. Doctor dies in Black Hills motorcycle crash

State & Regional

GOP nominee switches campaign managers

ST. PAUL — There’s a change at the top of Republican gubernatorial candidate Jeff Johnson’s campaign with six weeks to go in the race. Johnson ... Read more

  1. Blue Line train service restored after derailment
  2. Wet summer, gas prices affect firewood supply
  3. Dayton directs changes in state system

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Editorials

Editorial: Adrian Peterson suspension charts path for NFL

There are two elements of good in the Minnesota Vikings putting Adrian Peterson on suspension at least until his court case involving child abuse charges ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

If spring is for cleaning, fall is for packing

It’s that time of year. Leaves are falling from the trees and we are preparing to ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Bennett holds her virtues dearly

In choosing someone to represent us in the coming elections, it is important to remember that our current representative, Shannon Savick, along with Gov. Mark ... Read more

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