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Albert Lea pool closed for the season

The Albert Lea City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to close the city pool for the 2020 season.  Assistant City Manager Jerry Gabrielatos said Gov. Tim ... Read more

3 days ago by Sarah Stultz.

Iowa summer high school sports set to return

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds announced Wednesday that the state’s high school summer sports will be allowed to play after the entire spring season was canceled ... Read more

1 week ago by Tyler Julson.

Baseball and softball players honored with signs

GLENVILLE — Communities in the area continue to show their support for their local high school spring sports teams, especially the seniors who are missing ... Read more

1 week ago by Tyler Julson.

Albert Lea hires new football coach

The Albert Lea High School athletics office announced the hiring of Paul Dunn as the new head coach of the Albert Lea varsity football program, ... Read more

1 week ago by Tyler Julson.

Season canceled for Albert Lea Grizzlies

After multiple board meetings over the past two months, the Southern Plains Football League made the decision to cancel its 2020 season due to concerns ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tyler Julson.

Albert Lea Anglers compete in socially distant tournament

The Albert Lea Anglers had a social distance “Crappie-a-thon” tournament. The tournament was based on the length of a five-stringer of crappies and ran for ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Submitted.

Vikes’ Zimmer sequestering at ranch with assistant coach son

MINNEAPOLIS — Mike Zimmer has managed to conduct some extra strategy sessions during this sequestered NFL offseason, despite being disconnected from all of his players ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Associated Press.

A.L. grad reflects on time in junior hockey, signs with Bethel

For 2018 Albert Lea High School graduate Michael Savelkoul, hockey has been a passion for as long as he can remember. This fall he will ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tyler Julson.

Alden-Conger awarded Twins Community Fund grant to help renovate softball and baseball fields

The Alden-Conger baseball and softball programs each received $7,500 to improve their respective fields in Alden. The funds come from a matching grant set up ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Tyler Julson.

Minnesota Legion Baseball season canceled over virus fears

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota’s American Legion Baseball season has been canceled over concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic. “As much as we wanted to play this year, ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Associated Press.

DNR urges anglers to fish close to home this fishing opener

Fishing opener is a Minnesota rite of springtime, and Saturday’s kickoff of fishing for walleye, bass, trout in lakes and northern pike will have anglers ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Submitted.

NFL sets protocols for reopening of team facilities

The NFL has set protocols for reopening team facilities and has told the 32 teams to have them in place by May 15. In a ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Associated Press.

NRHEG graduate finishes 4th at national handball tournament

For 2019 NRHEG graduate Alexis Anderson, playing handball started out as a way to fill a course requirement in college. Over the course of her ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Tyler Julson.

8 A.L. grads continuing sporting careers

Just over a handful of Albert Lea’s 2020 graduates will be moving into the next phase of their sporting lives after high school.  Here’s a ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Tyler Julson.

Hole-in-one made in Albert Lea

Mark “Sevey” Severson, left, aced hole No. 12, par 4, 238 yards April 25 at Green Lea Golf Course using a driver. Playing with Severson ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Submitted.

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