Albert Lea author writes historical novels about Germans from Russia

Albert Lea author writes historical novels about Germans from Russia

The story of Germans from Russia is not one often told, but one Albert Lean aims to change that with his historical novels. Milt Ost, who ... Read more

Featured News

Expert comes to A.L. with Blue Zones Project

Burden visits again after blue zones project pilot An international expert who studies transportation and environments in communities will return to Albert Lea on Thursday ... Read more

  1. Storm hits Lake Mills
  2. Rainfall slows but doesn’t stop annual Cruise to the Cove
  3. Petition opposes proposed school calendar
  4. Minnesota speaker tours Granicrete

Featured Opinion

James Foley had courage in the face of danger

To just mourn the brutal death of photojournalist James Foley … seems not enough. To just be sickened by the shabby and cowardly manner in which ... View

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Nation of Patriots ride through A.L.

The 5th annual Nation of Patriots tour cruised from Albert Lea to Waukon, Iowa, last week. The Nation of Patriots tour is a motorcycle tour ... Read more

Cabbage likely caused Minnesota E. coli outbreak

ST. PAUL — State health officials say green whole head cabbage was the likely source of E. coli that sickened 15 people in Minnesota in ... Read more

Minnesota gas prices down from last year

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gas prices in Minnesota are lower than they were during the Labor Day weekend last year, and analysts say they could fall ... Read more

Authorities to step up ‘move over’ enforcement

WINONA — Authorities across Minnesota will step up enforcement of Minnesota’s “move over” law this weekend. Sunday marks the 14th anniversary of the death of ... Read more

Minnesota mom will stay in prison for baby’s death

STILLWATER — A judge has decided an Oakdale woman will serve at least another seven years in prison for killing her newborn baby when she ... Read more

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  2. Hibbing man charged in 2012 death of girl
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  4. Senate hopeful defends role in Irish firm’s merger
  5. St. Paul police identify officers involved in shooting
  6. Johannsen reunion planned
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  9. Daniel DeBoer named a 2014 Education Foundation Distinguished Alumni
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Albert Lea author writes historical novels about Germans from Russia

Albert Lea author writes historical novels about Germans from Russia

The story of Germans from Russia is not one often told, but one Albert Lean aims to change that with his historical novels. Milt Ost, who ... Read more


Sports

Shortstop golf event continues

The second-longest running match play golf tournament in the state will continue today and Monday at Green Lea Golf Course. The qualifying rounds for the ... Read more

  1. Gallery: Randoph tops Glenville-Emmons
  2. Dance director attends Just For Kix convention in Brainerd
  3. Tigers run at Northfield

Cops, Courts & Fire

Authorities to step up ‘move over’ enforcement

WINONA — Authorities across Minnesota will step up enforcement of Minnesota’s “move over” law this weekend. Sunday marks the 14th anniversary of the death of ... Read more

  1. Minnesota mom will stay in prison for baby’s death
  2. Mayor wants review of arrest in St. Paul skyway
  3. Hibbing man charged in 2012 death of girl

State & Regional

Cabbage likely caused Minnesota E. coli outbreak

ST. PAUL — State health officials say green whole head cabbage was the likely source of E. coli that sickened 15 people in Minnesota in ... Read more

  1. Storm hits Lake Mills
  2. Minnesota gas prices down from last year
  3. Authorities to step up ‘move over’ enforcement

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Editorials

Editorial: Hopes rising for Tigers football

We are looking forward to high school football season and — we’ll be direct here — very much desire to see Albert Lea, Alden-Conger and ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

Garrison Keillor brings out Minnesota culture

“Apparently Garrison Keillor walked past me today,” I told my wife when I got home from ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Come see photos by Darcy Sime

The Albert Lea chapter of the Audubon Society is pleased to announce a presentation by Darcy Sime, an award-winning and published photographer on wildlife photography. ... Read more

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