Tigers win subsection title

Tigers win subsection title

Sparked by a defensive stand in the second inning, the Albert Lea baseball team won the Subsection 2AA South crown. Kole Smith rifled the ball ... Read more

Featured News

Thissen: ‘We could have done much better’

Minority leader says little was passed for greater Minnesota A session with many missed chances. That’s how Minnesota House Minority Leader Paul Thissen, DFL-Minneapolis, described ... Read more

  1. Riverland to celebrate its 75th anniversary
  2. Lake Mills man sentenced in securities case
  3. Lou-Rich receives Blue Zones designation
  4. Amber Alert in Iowa ends

Featured Opinion

Editorial: Bridges need more funding

Structurally deficient is a term anyone would not want to hear crossing a bridge. But we will have to use that term as we cross ... View

Latest News

Winnebago County Historical Society to showcase meteorite

FOREST CITY —  The Winnebago Historical Society kicks off the 2015 summer season with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. June 7. The ... Read more

Area nonprofits receive Alliant Energy grants

Ten area nonprofit organizations are receiving community grants totaling $14,750 from the Alliant Energy Foundation in the first of its two 2015 giving cycles. Among ... Read more

Court Dispositions

Freeborn County District Court   April 24 Denise Ann Mielke, 40, 416 Independence Ave., Clarks Grove. Count 1: Third-degree damage to property. Dismissed. Count 2: ... Read more

Next AAUW meeting planned

The last American Association of University Women meeting of the year will be on June 8. The group will meet at 10:15 a.m. in the ... Read more

Spring Soil Health Field Day scheduled

The Freeborn County Soil Health Team is planning a spring soil health field day from 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday at 29825 County Road 45 ... Read more

  1. State park church services to begin
  2. Shed broken into; tools taken, and other reports
  3. Railroad bridge fire and collapse ruled accidental
  4. Judge OKs more charges for man accused in St. Croix stabbing
  5. Mpls. Veterans Home gets $38M for redevelopment
  6. Amber Alert issued in Iowa
  7. Geneva resident aims to bring more people to the market
  8. Council gives nod to street project
  9. Weekend Planner: Russian ballet coming to Marion Ross arts center
  10. St. Ted’s students incorporate walk with fun
  11. Halverson Elementary to host meal program
  12. Mississippi River Trail project nearly done
  13. Program to aid those with chronic conditions
  14. Port authority to meet
  15. Genealogical group to host DAR speakers
  16. Mayo Clinic welcomes new psychiatrist
  17. Man arrested after chase, and other reports
  18. DNR working on fishing app
  19. Authorities bust drug ring
  20. Hartland’s Village Inn Cafe has new owner
  21. Former FIFA member Chuck Blazer pleads guilty
  22. Despite flood control projects, Houston remains vulnerable to floods
  23. Jeb Bush was director, adviser for 15 entities since 2007
  24. Bernie Sanders to visit Kensett

Feature

Arlene Dahl’s journey to Hollywood

Arlene Dahl’s journey to Hollywood

Generally regarded as one of the classic beauties to grace the big screen throughout the ’40s and ’50s, Arlene Dahl’s career extended beyond the reach ... Read more


Sports

  1. Bulldogs edge Panthers
  2. Albert Lea runners qualify for finals
  3. Vikings’ Peterson complains about contract situation

Cops, Courts & Fire

Lake Mills man sentenced in securities case

LAKE MILLS — A Lake Mills man has been ordered to pay $614,272 in restitution plus interest for offering and issuing unregistered securities. Read more

  1. Court Dispositions
  2. Shed broken into; tools taken, and other reports
  3. Railroad bridge fire and collapse ruled accidental

State & Regional

Thissen: ‘We could have done much better’

Minority leader says little was passed for greater Minnesota A session with many missed chances. That’s how Minnesota House Minority Leader Paul Thissen, DFL-Minneapolis, described ... Read more

  1. Lake Mills man sentenced in securities case
  2. Railroad bridge fire and collapse ruled accidental
  3. Judge OKs more charges for man accused in St. Croix stabbing

Special Section

Editorials

Editorial: Bridges need more funding

Structurally deficient is a term anyone would not want to hear crossing a bridge. But we will have to use that term as we cross ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

Celebrate conquering the little challenges

“I got lost,” I told Sera between deep breaths following a two-mile run in our new ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Session a failure for Greater Minn.

I recently read Rep. Peggy Bennett’s account of this legislative session. There are a few points that I’d like to address, starting with the “bipartisan ... Read more

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