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Tigers top Falcons

Tigers top Falcons

The Albert Lea girls’ soccer team defeated Faribault 6-0 Tuesday at Jim Gustafson Field. A full story and photo gallery will follow. Read more

Featured Opinion

5 things patient drivers do that still irk me

It’s good to be patient when driving a motor vehicle. When driving in a hurry, there will be drivers who no doubt don’t realize your ... View

Latest News

Freeborn County Arts Initiative looking for night photography

The Freeborn County Arts Initiative, 224 S. Broadway Ave., invites artists to enter work in the upcoming Night Photography Show. The show will run Nov. ... Read more

Fountain Street closed for up to 2 weeks

Fountain Street will be closed from Fourth Avenue to Fifth Avenue starting today and continuing for at least two weeks. The detour is necessary because ... Read more

New lecture at Art Center

The next lecture in the Dorothy Godtland Lecture series will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Albert Lea Art Center. This month’s lecture features ... Read more

Roundtable celebrates Civil War

The Cannon Valley Civil War Roundtable will begin its 10th year at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Faribault Senior Citizen Center, 19 W. Division St. ... Read more

Majority say state economy has improved

MINNEAPOLIS — More than half of Minnesota residents responding to a new poll say the state’s economy is in better shape than it was four ... Read more

  1. Police body camera advances
  2. Man charged in strangling death
  3. DWI arrest and other reports
  4. Healing Focus joins the Chamber
  5. Obama to assign military personnel to combat Ebola
  6. Congress to analyze strategy to defeat Islamic extremists
  7. Street gangs toning down colors, tattoos
  8. Northern California wildfire devastates town
  9. Ads in governor race not candidates’
  10. Clinton embraces Iowa in return
  11. Downtown restaurant has the classiest dining in Albert Lea
  12. Survey: Technology is vital to education
  13. Growing Karen refugee population brings changes to Austin and region
  14. On your marks. Get set. Color.
  15. Residents fight invasive milfoil plant
  16. 2 die in western Minnesota car crash
  17. Sheriff: Couple charged in kidnapping
  18. Farmers seek help with rail delays
  19. Franken leads McFadden by double digits | 1 comment
  20. Poll gives Dayton large lead in governor race
  21. Annual fall market returns
  22. 2 arrested for DWI and other reports
  23. Teachers rewarded
  24. Report finds slowdown in state tax revenue

Feature

Autumn in the Village to return with activities, demos and food

Autumn in the Village to return with activities, demos and food

‘It’s a walk back in time’ Since the early 1990s, the Freeborn County Historical Museum has given people a chance to go back in time, at ... Read more


Sports

Scoreboard: Sept. 16

Tuesday's scores from the Tribune's coverage area Read more

  1. Tigers top Falcons
  2. Eagles rally past Colts
  3. Twins still show fight late in season

Cops, Courts & Fire

Austin supremacist case headed to Supreme Court

AUSTIN — The case of a former Austin man  and accused white supremacist is heading to the U.S. Supreme Court. Samuel Johnson, who was sentenced ... Read more

  1. Police body camera advances
  2. Man charged in strangling death
  3. DWI arrest and other reports

State & Regional

Austin supremacist case headed to Supreme Court

AUSTIN — The case of a former Austin man  and accused white supremacist is heading to the U.S. Supreme Court. Samuel Johnson, who was sentenced ... Read more

  1. Scotland to vote on independence Thursday
  2. Majority say state economy has improved
  3. Police body camera advances

Special Section

Editorials

Editorial: Get a handle on head injuries in prep sports

For many baby boomers, a head-to-head collision in a high school football game or practice was cause for celebration. Coaches and teammates would cheer as ... Read more

Columns & Opinions

5 things patient drivers do that still irk me

It’s good to be patient when driving a motor vehicle. When driving in a hurry, there ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Hagedorn reflects District 1 values

As I follow politics and the reporting about Jim Hagedorn’s past political blogs, I feel the need to set a few matters straight. While I ... Read more

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