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Try some new recipes for the grill on Labor Day weekend

Try some new recipes for the grill on Labor Day weekend

It’s Labor Day weekend, the height of grilling season. Try these yummy recipes straight from the staff at the Albert Lea Tribune, from main courses ... Read more

Featured News

4 injured in rear-end collision on wet road

Four people were injured Friday afternoon after a rear-end collision on Bridge Avenue near the Interstate 90 overpass. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Wilbur ... Read more

  1. A happy time at Happytime
  2. Expert comes to A.L. with Blue Zones Project
  3. Storm hits Lake Mills
  4. Rainfall slows but doesn’t stop annual Cruise to the Cove

Featured Opinion

James Foley had courage in the face of danger

To just mourn the brutal death of photojournalist James Foley … seems not enough. To just be sickened by the shabby and cowardly manner in which ... View

Latest News

2.2M wind turbine at Veterans Affairs site idle

ST. CLOUD — A $2.2 million wind turbine at a Department of Veterans Affairs facility in St. Cloud has been broken for years, and similar ... Read more

Woman struck, killed by St. Paul light-rail train

ST. PAUL — St. Paul police said a woman who was struck and killed by a light-rail train may have been listening to headphones. Police ... Read more

Iowa woman meets family that donated heart to her

WATERLOO, Iowa — A California couple is glad that their son’s heart is living on three years after his death inside of an Iowa woman. ... Read more

Police defend officers in stun-gun video

ST. PAUL  — The St. Paul police union is defending the three officers who used a stun gun on a man who was sitting in ... Read more

  1. Philippines says peacekeepers pull ‘greatest escape’ from Syrian rebels
  2. House, Senate panels warn of threat from Islamic State fighters in US
  3. US in ’50s secretly trained locals as ‘stay-behind’ agents
  4. Bidding war for $5B Tesla battery factory like a game of poker
  5. Putin calls for talks on sollution to crisis
  6. Riverland expects enrollment drop
  7. Nation of Patriots ride through A.L.
  8. Cabbage likely caused Minnesota E. coli outbreak
  9. Minnesota gas prices down from last year
  10. Authorities to step up ‘move over’ enforcement
  11. Minnesota mom will stay in prison for baby’s death
  12. Mayor wants review of arrest in St. Paul skyway
  13. Hibbing man charged in 2012 death of girl
  14. McFadden, Franken argue over debate schedule
  15. Senate hopeful defends role in Irish firm’s merger
  16. St. Paul police identify officers involved in shooting
  17. Johannsen reunion planned
  18. Dissolutions
  19. Marriages
  20. Daniel DeBoer named a 2014 Education Foundation Distinguished Alumni
  21. Albert Lea author writes historical novels about Germans from Russia
  22. Petition opposes proposed school calendar
  23. Minnesota speaker tours Granicrete
  24. Austin could get hobby store

Feature

Albert Lea author writes historical novels about Germans from Russia

Albert Lea author writes historical novels about Germans from Russia

The story of Germans from Russia is not one often told, but one Albert Lean aims to change that with his historical novels. Milt Ost, who ... Read more


Sports

Golfers compete at Wedgewood Cove Shootout

Golfers compete at Wedgewood Cove Shootout

Results from the tournament are listed below the gallery. Read more

  1. Vikings sign former Gopher
  2. Twins provide run support, but pitching falters against Orioles
  3. Lynx survive in playoffs, force Game 3

Cops, Courts & Fire

4 injured in rear-end collision on wet road

Four people were injured Friday afternoon after a rear-end collision on Bridge Avenue near the Interstate 90 overpass. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Wilbur ... Read more

  1. Woman struck, killed by St. Paul light-rail train
  2. Police defend officers in stun-gun video
  3. US in ’50s secretly trained locals as ‘stay-behind’ agents

State & Regional

2.2M wind turbine at Veterans Affairs site idle

ST. CLOUD — A $2.2 million wind turbine at a Department of Veterans Affairs facility in St. Cloud has been broken for years, and similar ... Read more

  1. Woman struck, killed by St. Paul light-rail train
  2. Iowa woman meets family that donated heart to her
  3. Police defend officers in stun-gun video

Special Section

Editorials

Right to bear arms is subject to common sense

A news item out of Arizona is an example that even a constitutional right carries a lot of responsibility. Read more

Columns & Opinions

Garrison Keillor brings out Minnesota culture

“Apparently Garrison Keillor walked past me today,” I told my wife when I got home from ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Squad cars risk lives beating train

On Saturday evening, Aug. 23, just before 10 p.m., my wife, daughter-in-law and our two grandchildren were passengers in our son Tom’s minivan as he ... Read more

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