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Editorial: A basic guide for the pro athlete

If you are a professional sports athlete, making millions of dollars to entertain audiences near and far, by now — in the wake of the ... View | 1 comment

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Bemidji area to receive faster Internet speeds

BEMIDJI— A communication company based in northern Minnesota is bringing faster Internet download speeds to the Bemidji area. Paul Bunyan Communications on Thursday unveiled its ... Read more

One-day detour planned on Highway 30

Motorists will encounter a one-day detour on State Highway 30 between Hayfield and Blooming Prairie on Tuesday, while crews do excavation work for a survey ... Read more

Man convicted of sexually abusing vulnerable adult

MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis man has been convicted of posing as a personal care attendant to have sex with a vulnerable adult. A Hennepin County ... Read more

Poll finds Minnesota men, women divided on issues

MINNEAPOLIS  — A new poll determined men and women in Minnesota hold different opinions on just about everything. The new Star Tribune Minnesota Poll shows ... Read more

Suspect charged in State Fair robbery

MINNEAPOLIS — A 20-year-old man faces federal charges in last month’s armed robbery of a beer exhibit at the Minnesota State Fair. Antonio Washington is ... Read more

  1. Air conditioner stolen and other reports
  2. 3 guilty in salmonella tainted peanut trial in Georgia
  3. Celebrating the Arts and Artists fundraiser to return to Albert Lea
  4. Seinfeld says Rivers was to be in series
  5. DiCaprio named Messenger of Peace
  6. Golf course provides scenic beauty to north side of the city
  7. Reid Olson unopposed in seeking 3rd term to council
  8. Austin man charged with attempted murder
  9. DNR closes Pigeon Lake islands
  10. Former Richmond mayor arrested on theft suspicion
  11. Company founder indicted on fraud charges
  12. Water main break causes flooding in Robbinsdale
  13. Museum gets $1 million for renovations
  14. Cabin close up time ideal to check for invasives
  15. Mankato drone company sees soaring interest
  16. Mayo cited for burns to monkey during research
  17. Poll: Support for PolyMet mine drops
  18. Deputy saved by protective vest
  19. Minneapolis police chief won’t show at listening session
  20. Inmate escapes from Hennepin County Court
  21. A courageous donation
  22. Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren, then self
  23. Feds release $71.5M withheld during migrant crisis June reprogramming
  24. Mayo Clinic experts comment on child respiratory illnesses

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Celebrating the Arts and Artists fundraiser to return to Albert Lea

Celebrating the Arts and Artists fundraiser to return to Albert Lea

Nine artists will be featured at Artoberfest, this year’s Celebrating the Arts and Artists with the Albert Lea Art Center. These nine artists are artists that ... Read more


Sports

  1. Knights play at St. Peter
  2. Albert Lea goes undefeated in Wood Bat League
  3. Leaves are changing colors, and pheasant season is not far behind

Cops, Courts & Fire

Man convicted of sexually abusing vulnerable adult

MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis man has been convicted of posing as a personal care attendant to have sex with a vulnerable adult. A Hennepin County ... Read more

  1. Suspect charged in State Fair robbery
  2. Air conditioner stolen and other reports
  3. Austin man charged with attempted murder

State & Regional

McFadden bashes Obamacare in visit to Albert Lea

McFadden bashes Obamacare in visit to Albert Lea

Calling it a “train that continues to wreck,” Republican U.S. Senate candidate Mike McFadden on Thursday criticized the Affordable Care Act and particularly the effects ... Read more | 1 comment

  1. Voting begins for absentee ballots
  2. Bemidji area to receive faster Internet speeds
  3. One-day detour planned on Highway 30

Special Section

Editorials

Editorial: Newspaper press gets new motor

Today’s edition of the Albert Lea Tribune was printed earlier than normal for a very good reason: We are getting a new motor for our ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

Gossip happens when people become bored

The Nice Advice, by Leah Albert Dear Leah, I’ve been friends with the same group of ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Can Homecoming bring back paws?

Homecoming is coming, and there are many in the community excited to see some spirit. The one thing mentioned repeatedly is how many people miss ... Read more

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