Albert Lea woman has collection of more than 500 glass bottles

Albert Lea woman has collection of more than 500 glass bottles

Freeborn County is home to an author, a missionary, a collector and an office administrator. Yes, this is all the same person: Barb Block. Read more

Featured Opinion

Area lakes can live again thanks to electric barriers

About two years ago, the Albert Lea Tribune’s headline read, “Why is Fountain Lake green?” Maybe this will help answer that question. The new dam ... View

Latest News

Farm & City Days returning to New Richland

Farm & City Days will return to New Richland from Thursday through Sunday. Read more

Art Center prepares for annual Art & Garden Tour

Art Center prepares for annual Art & Garden Tour

Roxann and Dennis Brue of Albert Lea have transformed the house her parents built in 1948 into a backyard living area. “Roxann designed it all herself,” ... Read more

A celebration with lights

A celebration with lights

In honor of the Fourth of July, fireworks illuminated the sky over Fountain Lake in Albert Lea. The show started at around 10 p.m. and ... Read more

Farmers eager for drones, but most can’t legally fly them

CORDOVA, Md. — Mike Geske wants a drone. Watching a flying demonstration on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, the Missouri farmer envisions using an unmanned aerial vehicle ... Read more

  1. Minnesota teen dies, 2 hurt in rollover on I-94 in Wisconsin
  2. 3 arrested for DWI and other reports
  3. Drunken boating suspected in Cass Lake death
  4. Woodbury man drowns in pond near Faribault
  5. 5 wounded in 2 Minneapolis late-night shootings
  6. Parade winners announced
  7. 2nd daily St. Paul-to-Chicago train could be popular
  8. Hartland firefighter suspended after flying Confederate flag in parade
  9. Waiting for lunch
  10. Celebrating the Fourth: Community celebrates nation’s independence
  11. Bike ride to raise money for Habitat for Humanity
  12. Infant mortality higher among Minnesota blacks, Indians
  13. Confederate flag flown at Third of July Parade
  14. Burn survivor leaves hospital after 264 days
  15. 2016 Ryder Cup pitch comes up short
  16. Radiation errors investigated at cancer center
  17. Lutheran night at Twins game planned
  18. Oak View hosts golf tournament
  19. Solar-powered airplane lands after record-breaking 5-day flight
  20. Riders safely evacuated when Ferris wheel stops
  21. Gov.’t faces burden in proving airlines worked together
  22. Government considers adding Blanding’s turtle to endangered list
  23. Heart of the heartland
  24. Heroes and villains take to the water

Feature

Heart of the heartland

Heart of the heartland

Freeborn County Arts Initiative exhibit celebrates life on the prairie Read more


Sports

Dozier’s two-run homer in 10th lifts Twins over the Orioles

MINNEAPOLIS — Brian Dozier’s All-Star campaign started out with a bang Monday night. Dozier hit a two-run home run with one out in the 10th ... Read more

  1. Timberwolves agree to terms with Euro MVP Bjelica
  2. Minnesota State, Hastings agree on new contract
  3. Bulldogs annihilate Eagles in regional playoffs

Cops, Courts & Fire

Northwood trial to begin again

Have questions about jury pool been answered? A second round of jury selection is slated to begin today in the case of a Northwood man ... Read more

  1. Minnesota teen dies, 2 hurt in rollover on I-94 in Wisconsin
  2. 3 arrested for DWI and other reports
  3. Drunken boating suspected in Cass Lake death

State & Regional

Northwood trial to begin again

Have questions about jury pool been answered? A second round of jury selection is slated to begin today in the case of a Northwood man ... Read more

  1. Officials release statement about Confederate display
  2. Air quality improves after smoke moves on
  3. Farmers eager for drones, but most can’t legally fly them

Special Section

Editorials

Editorial: Remember why we celebrate

The Fourth of July is one of the best holidays to celebrate in Albert Lea. Read more

Columns & Opinions

Let’s show respect for Minnesotans who fought

Albert Lea is at an intersection in more ways than one. Like most places, we have ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Display dishonored Minn. soldiers

On Friday I visited your city. I love community festivals and have always enjoyed the beauty of Albert Lea, so I agreed to join friends ... Read more

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