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Albert Lea Y organizes a taste of fun fair food

Despite the Freeborn County Fair being canceled this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Albert Lea YMCA decided to bring a little bit of ... Read more

16 hours ago by Tyler Julson.

What you need to know about the upcoming primary election

The primary election will take place Tuesday, though most of Albert Lea’s small townships and cities opted to go with mail ballots for the election. ... Read more

16 hours ago by Sarah Stultz.

Dissolutions: July 2020

Sei Ko and Loutalee Sayaxang Ko Michelle Ann Miller and Michael Thomas Miller Larry Doanld Gooden and Leslea Beth Gooden Jessica Ann Bakken and Michael ... Read more

16 hours ago by Staff Reports.

ACT extends pause on performances into 2021

Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic and to ensure the health and safety of its patrons, actors and volunteers, the Albert Lea Community Theatre board ... Read more

16 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Judge: Prosecutor will stay on ex-cop’s case in Floyd death

MINNEAPOLIS — A judge overseeing the cases against the four former officers charged in the death of George Floyd has denied a request to have ... Read more

16 hours ago by Associated Press.

NAMI to screen documentary

At 7 p.m. Aug. 25, National Alliance on Mental Illness Minnesota and its partner affiliates will have a free screening of the documentary “Angst” online ... Read more

16 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Faith Lutheran youth confirmed

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16 hours ago by Sarah Stultz.

Man recovers from injuries from tornado

Local Aug. 10, 2010: Ron Woodside, “The Miracle Man,” was featured on the front page of the Tribune. He was pictured receiving physical therapy at ... Read more

16 hours ago by Staff Reports.

‘Cannot wait to get started’

On Tuesday, the Minnesota  State High School League announced it was moving both the fall football and volleyball seasons to the spring of 2021. Coming ... Read more

19 hours ago by Tyler Julson.

30 family members contract COVID-19 following funeral

LAKE PARK — Thirty grieving members of a family in a small northwestern Minnesota town have contracted the coronavirus after attending a funeral for a ... Read more

24 hours ago by Associated Press.

Daily COVID-19 update: No new cases in Freeborn County for 3rd day in last week

Active COVID-19 cases in Freeborn County dropped below 10 on Friday, according to the daily update from state and local health officials. Freeborn County had ... Read more

24 hours ago by Staff Reports.

Windows broken and other reports

A car window was reported smashed at 7:45 a.m. Thursday at 2301 E. Main St. The incident reportedly happened overnight. Police received a report at ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

Ex-cop’s lawyer wants prosecutor dropped from Floyd case

MINNEAPOLIS — An attorney for a fired Minneapolis police officer charged in the death of George Floyd wants the local prosecutor dropped from the case. ... Read more

1 day ago by Associated Press.

Virus aid talks on brink of collapse, sides ‘very far apart’

WASHINGTON — Washington talks on vital COVID-19 rescue money are teetering on the brink of collapse after a marathon meeting in the Capitol generated lots ... Read more

1 day ago by Associated Press.

Albert Lea man arrested after reported drive-by shooting

Police arrested an Albert Lea man Thursday after a reported drive-by shooting on the 900 block of West Front Street. The suspect, Anthony Barela, 29, ... Read more

1 day ago by Staff Reports.

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