In uniform but not out of character

In uniform but not out of character

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Featured News

Locals with ties to Cuba react to policy shift

The best aspect of the Obama administration announcing the thawing of relations with Cuba is the possibility of improving education, said Lyan Martinez, owner of ... Read more

  1. Man arrested in Texas for suspected robbery of Hope bank is from Waseca
  2. Rural school district wants to keep 4-day week
  3. Minneapolis police respond to NYPD killings
  4. Red Cross to hold blood drive

Featured Opinion

Editorial: Legislature, stay out of MSHSL decisions

During the recent debate on the Minnesota State High School League’s policy decision on transgender student-athletes, a chilling comment was made by a state lawmaker. ... View

Latest News

Student books heading to Liberia

ST. PAUL — More than 22,000 books are on their way from Minnesota to Liberian students out of school because of the Ebola outbreak in ... Read more

United South Central students, leaders enjoy new building

United South Central students, leaders enjoy new building

WELLS — As the first semester comes to a close for United South Central School, students and staff have nothing but positive remarks for the ... Read more

Hormel CEO makes $13M

AUSTIN — Hormel Foods Corp. CEO and President Jeffrey Ettinger had his biggest year leading Austin’s largest company, at least in terms of overall earnings. ... Read more

  1. Icy roads return to Minn.
  2. Albert Lea woman pleads not guilty to taking money
  3. Vikings quarterback is Tribune’s All-Area football Player of the Year
  4. Man arrested for strangulation and other reports
  5. Nonprofit director denies wrongdoing
  6. Teacher seniority headlines GOP’s education plans
  7. Suspect arrested Hope bank robbery
  8. Freeborn County Historical Museum sells old school yearbooks
  9. Icy roads blanket south central Minnesota
  10. Robber hits First National Bank in Hope
  11. Nothing says Christmas like a Nativity set
  12. Outbreak due to mutated virus
  13. Have a cup of cheer
  14. Dayton urges swift action on flood-aid package
  15. Iron Range board approves protecting trust fund
  16. Training changes for teen drivers
  17. Democrats cry foul on rosters
  18. Man shot by police was student in Washington state
  19. A lion’s share of donations
  20. Thrivent helps food pantry thrive
  21. Motor Inn sales manager likes changing auto technology
  22. Senior captains lead Albert Lea boys’ hockey team | 1 comment
  23. Alden-Conger too sick to go to school
  24. DNA samples ordered in cocaine bust case

Feature

Freeborn County Historical Museum sells old school yearbooks

Freeborn County Historical Museum sells old school yearbooks

Sales of high school yearbooks at the Freeborn County Historical Museum have been clipping along ever since they were posted on the Internet in the ... Read more


Sports

Minnesota State-Mankato falls in Division II championship

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Minnesota State advanced farther this season than any team in school history, the Mavericks turning back every opponent that stepped ... Read more

  1. Scoreboard: Dec. 20-21
  2. Tigers place in 3 weight classes at Christmas Tournament
  3. Sports Memories: Dec. 21

Cops, Courts & Fire

In uniform but not out of character

In uniform but not out of character

Shop with a Cop enters 2nd year Read more

  1. Minneapolis police respond to NYPD killings
  2. Albert Lea woman pleads not guilty to taking money
  3. Man arrested for strangulation and other reports

State & Regional

Man arrested in Texas for suspected robbery of Hope bank is from Waseca

OWATONNA — A suspect in the armed robbery of First National Bank in Hope was arrested Saturday morning in Texas. Steele County Sheriff Lon Thiele said ... Read more

  1. Rural school district wants to keep 4-day week
  2. Minneapolis police respond to NYPD killings
  3. Student books heading to Liberia

Special Section

Editorials

Editorial: Legislature, stay out of MSHSL decisions

During the recent debate on the Minnesota State High School League’s policy decision on transgender student-athletes, a chilling comment was made by a state lawmaker. ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

Christmas spirit really took hold this year

It is the season to be merry and jolly and happy. Ho! Ho! Ho! It is ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Seniors thankful for young singers

On Dec. 15, the Albert Lea High School choir (consisting of  sophomores, juniors and seniors) came to the Senior Towers during the Semcac lunch and ... Read more

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