Gallery: Albert Lea volleyball team falls against Century

Gallery: Albert Lea volleyball team falls against Century

The Albert Lea volleyball team pushed Rochester Century to five games on Tuesday, but the Panthers won Game 5 to take the match. Game scores ... Read more

Featured Opinion

Social media no longer just a kind of toy box

Time to take social media out of the freedom of expression toy box. Serious issues and serious work now abound in this relatively young method by ... View

Latest News

Drug arrest, hit-and-run and other reports

Man arrested for drugs Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested Michael Erik Stockton for fifth-degree drug possession and Alexandra Marissa Pini for possession of a ... Read more

Hunter recovers after bear attack

ROBBINSDALE — A Minnesota hunter is recovering after a black bear attack in Pine County over the weekend. Family members said hunter Brain Johnson of ... Read more

Sheriff: 2 in custody after Winona chase

WINONA — Winona County officials said two people have been taken into custody and one of them has been hospitalized for suspected methamphetamine ingestion following ... Read more

Albert Lea High School choir students selected

Albert Lea High School choral director Diane Heaney is excited to announce the students selected for show choirs this year, according to a press release.  ... Read more

Traffic slowed on I-35 for turkey truck mishap

Northbound traffic at Interstate 35 and Highway 60 in Faribault was slowed and temporarily delayed Monday afternoon while authorities and the Minnesota Department of Transportation ... Read more

  1. 2014 Homecoming royalty
  2. Secret Service director faces questions on security breach
  3. Obama’s goal of Guantanamo closure stalled
  4. Group works to digitize records of famed ‘Long Rangers’
  5. Restaurant known for pancakes has been in city since 1950
  6. Park sculpture picked
  7. Early snapshot of 2015 MNsure premiums coming up
  8. Belshan is unopposed while seeking 5th county board term
  9. Majority says Peterson was ‘abusive’
  10. Habitat plans volunteer picnic
  11. Church to offer Celtic service
  12. Mall hosts monthly country music jam
  13. Civil War group hosts next meeting
  14. Funeral Monday for slain student
  15. Rail service delays causing taconite stockpiles
  16. Dakota County opens park for hiking, camping
  17. Judge: Sheriff shouldn’t seek vet’s gun permit
  18. Fallen Rice County fire chief honored at memorial
  19. Man cited for marijuana, illegal fireworks and other reports
  20. Butterflies and black-eyed Susans
  21. Homecoming comes back with new events
  22. REG applauds the legislature
  23. Second-largest Albert Lea park has a multitude of uses
  24. Council shares mixed opinions on changes

Feature

A concert that will leave you beaming

A concert that will leave you beaming

African Children’s Choir to give performance in Albert Lea Read more


Sports

Vikings secondary to be tested

EDEN PRAIRIE (AP) — Minnesota Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes is coming off the best game of his brief career. Good timing. Aaron Rodgers is next. Read more

  1. Royals top A’s in wild-card thriller
  2. Albert Lea boys’ soccer falls at Austin
  3. Scoreboard: Sept. 30

Cops, Courts & Fire

Drug arrest, hit-and-run and other reports

Man arrested for drugs Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested Michael Erik Stockton for fifth-degree drug possession and Alexandra Marissa Pini for possession of a ... Read more

  1. Sheriff: 2 in custody after Winona chase
  2. Traffic slowed on I-35 for turkey truck mishap
  3. Majority says Peterson was ‘abusive’

State & Regional

Senate candidates rake in big money

ST. PAUL — When it comes to money in politics, U.S. Sen. Al Franken often complains that there is just too much of it. But when ... Read more

  1. Educators unhappy with ACT requirement
  2. Hunter recovers after bear attack
  3. Sheriff: 2 in custody after Winona chase

Special Section

Editorials

Editorial: Get your kids ready to ride this Sunday

We would encourage families in Albert Lea and the surrounding area to get out their bicycles Sunday and participate in the Kiwanis Family Mystery Bike ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

Social media no longer just a kind of toy box

Time to take social media out of the freedom of expression toy box. Serious issues and serious ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

A vote for Savick is a vote for seniors

I believe that we need elected officials who are committed to investing in high quality care for our seniors. They should also support providing good ... Read more

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