Senator Klobuchar finds collaboration in Albert Lea

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

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Petition calls for library to open on Fridays

A group of residents has started a petition to expand the hours of the Albert Lea Public Library. The library has been opened for five ... Read more

  1. Woman pleads not guilty to child porn
  2. Casino nonprofit awards $855,000
  3. Minnesota State players return to play under Todd Hoffner
  4. More than 65 arrested in Minnesota heroin sweep

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March 11, 2014

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Car hits pig on I-35, man cited for meth and other reports

Car hits pig on I-35 ramp A police report said a loose pig was hit while on the on-ramp for Exit 11 of Interstate 35 ... Read more

Children’s book author coming to Austin

AUSTIN — The Early Childhood Family Education Advisory Council is bringing author Eric Litwin to Austin. Litwin is the No. 1 New York Times best-selling ... Read more

Celebrate the 44th annual Earth Day

AUSTIN — The Jay C Hormel Nature Center will host a celebration for the 44th annual Earth Day. Douglas Wood and the WildSpirit Band will ... Read more

Farmers State Bank sold to 78 people

Farmers State Bank sold to 78 people

It’s official. Farmers State Bank now has 78 owners. The group of investors calling themselves Minnesota Community Bancshares, led by Farmers State Bank officers Daniel ... Read more

  1. Alliant Energy files for sale to cooperatives
  2. Albert Lea man finalist for judge in Austin
  3. Ellendale couple in arson case to have joint trial
  4. Weekend Planner: Easter egg hunts abound
  5. 19 inches of new snow for Isanti
  6. Theft citation, broken window and other reports
  7. Austin woman charged for pushing elderly woman down stairs, taking meds
  8. No-parole sentence reinstated for Minnesota man
  9. Local group to appear on TV investment show
  10. “All About Dogs Day” at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
  11. Foundation ready to accept community grant applications
  12. Michelle Bachmann to give commencement speech at ORU
  13. Former vicar general has been deposed in priest abuse case
  14. Fish washing up on lakefront
  15. A new idea: Geneva bar to start art and wine event
  16. Red Wing couple makes face paint out of natural ingredients for wild turkey hunters
  17. No-wake boating imposed on St. Croix River
  18. Sexually transmitted diseases on rise in Minnesota
  19. MNsure names vendor to overhaul site
  20. County attorney won’t retry HIV case
  21. County to host forum about heroin
  22. Minnesota man admits to hosting party that led to teen’s death
  23. Study examines deaths of trout that eat alewife
  24. Deputy paralyzed in 1991 has died

Feature

Woman finds weight-loss success

Woman finds weight-loss success

When Nyla Anderson, 29, was in high school at Albert Lea, she was an athlete who played volleyball. That’s how most people knew her. In ... 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

Woman pleads not guilty to child porn

AUSTIN — An Austin woman pleaded not guilty in Mower County District Court Thursday to charges that she helped produce child pornography. Read more

  1. Car hits pig on I-35, man cited for meth and other reports
  2. More than 65 arrested in Minnesota heroin sweep
  3. Albert Lea man finalist for judge in Austin

State & Regional

Senator Klobuchar finds collaboration in Albert Lea

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. Woman pleads not guilty to child porn
  2. Minnesota State players return to play under Todd Hoffner
  3. More than 65 arrested in Minnesota heroin sweep

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Editorials

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

Letters to the Editor

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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