Celebrating faith in the classroom

Celebrating faith in the classroom

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Featured News

Small, noticeable changes in Dayton’s budget

ST. PAUL — Getting caught texting while driving could carry a steeper fine. Entrance fees at Minnesota state parks would rise slightly to pay for ... Read more

  1. Weekend Planner: A story of an unlucky poet to come to Marion Ross Center
  2. Gov. Dayton signs flood and disaster relief bill
  3. Big Freeze medallion hunt: Day 4
  4. Stultz promoted to managing editor

Featured Opinion

Editorial: Phone books can be a disconnect

Navin R. Johnson would be so disappointed. “The new phone book’s here, the new phone book’s here! I’m somebody now.” That’s what Johnson, played by ... View

Latest News

Mary Lea and Kelly: A story of mentor and mentee

When it comes to mentoring, 71 year old Mary Lea Van Horn states, “You can always find the time,” and she’s quite grateful she made ... Read more

Feb. 17 deadline for documents in priest abuse case

ST. PAUL — A judge has given the Dioceses of New Ulm and Duluth until Feb.17 to turn over documents pertaining to alleged clergy sex ... Read more

University takes aim at smoke-free off-campus housing

MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota is pushing beyond its Twin Cities campus for smoke-free housing.  University officials are partnering with the Minneapolis Department of ... Read more

Mahtomedi mayor: Tighter screening of firefighters needed

MAHTOMEDI — The mayor of Mahtomedi thinks mental health evaluations might be in order for potential firefighters and paramedics in light of a recent local ... Read more

Minnesota man sentenced in double-fatal North Dakota crash

HILLSBORO, N.D. — A Minnesota man has been sentenced to spend 15 years in prison for a traffic crash that killed two sisters in eastern ... Read more

  1. 2 men injured following attack in St. Paul skyway
  2. Minnesota best at reducing pollutants
  3. Gun rights groups rally, lobby
  4. Citing internal squabble, Dayton holds off more money for MnSCU
  5. A lesson in World War II history
  6. Officer shooting raises local security questions
  7. Albert Lea to start reserve police program
  8. Dayton wants big chunk of $1B surplus for education
  9. Hormel touts record-breaking year at meeting
  10. 1 arrested for DWI and other reports
  11. Family medicine doctor to retire
  12. Permanent deer stands in question
  13. A little bit of Italy comes to Albert Lea
  14. Marshawn Lynch at Media Day: ‘I’m here so I don’t get fined’
  15. Wilson recalls watching Brady win
  16. Albert Lea High School honor rolls
  17. Big Freeze medallion hunt: Day 3
  18. Knights are joined by pastor and former MMA fighter
  19. $17M flood aid package moves on to governor
  20. Engineer study tabled for South Broadway
  21. Research ongoing into balanced calendar proposal for Austin Public School District
  22. Dayton unveils tax hikes to tackle roads backlog
  23. Police: 13-year-old boy fatally shot while playing ‘cops and robbers’
  24. Scholarship awarded

Feature

Freeborn County Arts Initiative to paint walls with words of love

Freeborn County Arts Initiative to paint walls with words of love

If you’re feeling smitten, grateful, inspired or any kind of love deeply, then the Freeborn County Arts Initiative wants to hear from you. Specifically, they ... Read more


Sports

Tigers move closer to a Big Nine title

Tigers move closer to a Big Nine title

One more conference win. That’s all the Albert Lea wrestling team needs to finish the Big Nine Conference with a perfect record and seal a ... Read more

  1. Bulldogs win regular season finale
  2. Wild blank Flames
  3. Scoreboard: Jan. 30

Cops, Courts & Fire

Feb. 17 deadline for documents in priest abuse case

ST. PAUL — A judge has given the Dioceses of New Ulm and Duluth until Feb.17 to turn over documents pertaining to alleged clergy sex ... Read more

  1. Mahtomedi mayor: Tighter screening of firefighters needed
  2. Minnesota man sentenced in double-fatal North Dakota crash
  3. 2 men injured following attack in St. Paul skyway

State & Regional

Small, noticeable changes in Dayton’s budget

ST. PAUL — Getting caught texting while driving could carry a steeper fine. Entrance fees at Minnesota state parks would rise slightly to pay for ... Read more

  1. Gov. Dayton signs flood and disaster relief bill
  2. Feb. 17 deadline for documents in priest abuse case
  3. University takes aim at smoke-free off-campus housing

Special Section

Editorials

Editorial: Phone books can be a disconnect

Navin R. Johnson would be so disappointed. “The new phone book’s here, the new phone book’s here! I’m somebody now.” That’s what Johnson, played by ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

St. Theodore Catholic School needs a mascot

I attended St. Theodore Catholic School from kindergarten through sixth grade. Every year, we celebrated Catholic ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Join in helping take care of lakes

Does your family value the lakes in our community and want to see improvements made? The Lakes Foundation is the go-to organization in motivating the ... Read more

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