Wells, Faribault officials break ground for new business park

Wells, Faribault officials break ground for new business park

WELLS — A third time seems to be the charm for the city of Wells, who hosted a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday afternoon for a business ... Read more

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Not guilty plea in church theft

An Austin woman pleaded not guilty Thursday in Freeborn County District Court to swindling almost $200,000 from St.Theodore Catholic school and church. Read more

  1. Calif. man sentenced to 3 1/2 yrs. for meth found on interstate
  2. Senate passes $85M in broadband investment
  3. Minnesota’s final budget pieces set stage for negotiation
  4. Senators pushing to restore voting rights for felons

Featured Opinion

Putting trust in others can be a challenge

“Sometimes you just have to trust that everything is going to be okay,” I told Sera the night before our daughter’s first day of child ... View

Latest News

Loyalty Days Celebration planned

Loyalty Days Celebration will be May 6 and May 7 for the First District of Veterans of Foreign Wars and Auxiliary members, as well as ... Read more

New Mayo Clinic book guides women through menopause

As preteens, girls often take health classes to teach them about their changing bodies during puberty. For moms-to-be, classes deal with pregnancy and newborn care. ... Read more

A.L. retired educators to gather

The Retired Educators of Albert Lea will meet at noon May 12 at Americas Best Value Inn.  Carol Lang, avid gardener and columnist for the ... Read more

Outstanding Minnesota FFA alumni recognized

Outstanding members of Minnesota FFA Alumni were recognized at the third general session of the Minnesota FFA State Convention, Tuesday at the University of Minnesota-Twin ... Read more

1 arrested for drunken driving and other reports

1 arrested for drunken driving Police arrested Brian Thomas Russell, 44, for fourth-degree driving while intoxicated at 12:53 a.m. today at the intersection of East ... Read more

  1. Court Dispositions
  2. Fundraiser benefits splash pad
  3. Protests break out as Trump speaks in Southern Calif.
  4. Congressional GOP beginning to accept Trump
  5. Investigators look at overdose in Prince’s death
  6. Prince mural restored on Red Wing bluff
  7. Minn. woman accused of counterfeit prescriptions
  8. 1 person dead in Brooklyn Park house fire
  9. TSA manager claims he was told to profile Somali visitors
  10. Ohio massacre: 1 family, 8 dead, hundreds of tips and 0 answers
  11. Students celebrate Earth Day
  12. Woman has home full of personality, memories
  13. Austin, A.L. districts to pay $4M for Corcoran Center work, purchase
  14. Weekend Planner: Season finale opera to feature ‘Elektra’ at Marion Ross Center
  15. Judge rules Minnesota teen in school plot case can go home
  16. Church to host salad luncheon
  17. Identity theft reported and other reports
  18. Hilltop Greenhouse is open for the season
  19. Person of interest in Wetterling case gets pretrial hearing
  20. Gun control gets hearing at state
  21. Woman pleads guilty to aiding man in cocaine bust on I-35
  22. Council awards 4 contracts for street projects
  23. Wisconsin company purchases Wells plant
  24. Prince’s sister says her brother had no known will

Feature

Ellendale woman turns love of ceramics into way to make a living

Ellendale woman turns love of ceramics into way to make a living

An Ellendale woman is taking her love of ceramics and sharing it with the community. Read more


Sports

Wolverines capture first victory of season

Wolverines capture first victory of season

ALDEN- The Glenville-Emmons Wolverines won their first game of the season Friday afternoon. The Glenville-Emmons baseball team defeated Alden-Conger 7-3 Friday in Alden. The win ... Read more

  1. Winter league volleyball champions
  2. Wild GM: Torchetti a ‘very serious candidate’ to be coach
  3. Vikings draft Ole Miss wide receiver Laquon Treadwell

Cops, Courts & Fire

Not guilty plea in church theft

An Austin woman pleaded not guilty Thursday in Freeborn County District Court to swindling almost $200,000 from St.Theodore Catholic school and church. Read more

  1. Calif. man sentenced to 3 1/2 yrs. for meth found on interstate
  2. 1 arrested for drunken driving and other reports
  3. Court Dispositions

State & Regional

Calif. man sentenced to 3 1/2 yrs. for meth found on interstate

A California man driving a vehicle with more than 30 pounds of methamphetamine on Interstate 35 in Freeborn County last year was sentenced to three ... Read more

  1. Senate passes $85M in broadband investment
  2. Minnesota’s final budget pieces set stage for negotiation
  3. Protests break out as Trump speaks in Southern Calif.

Special Section

Editorials

Fools and fast cars are a dangerous mix

The dozen witless wonders who decided to turn a Twin Cities interstate into a racetrack last weekend no doubt can afford the fines that should ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

Putting trust in others can be a challenge

“Sometimes you just have to trust that everything is going to be okay,” I told Sera ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

U.S. should rethink policies

Since World War II, Europe has welcomed tens of millions of Muslims from Africa and the Middle East, who replaced the murdered Jews of Europe. ... Read more

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