Brandi Hagen

COMMUNITY EDITOR
Albert Lea woman receives kidney transplant from her aunt

Albert Lea woman receives kidney transplant from her aunt

An Albert Lea woman now has three kidneys after a transplant surgery on Nov. 5. Emily Baseman, 25, has had issues with her kidneys since ... Read more

3 injured after crash on I-35

3 injured after crash on I-35

Three people were injured Monday morning after a rear-end collision on Interstate 35 at the intersection with Interstate 90. Leslie A. Thilges, 52, of Rochester ... Read more

Gallery: Albert Lea decorates for the holidays

Gallery: Albert Lea decorates for the holidays

The holidays are upon us, and the Tribune wanted to feature those who light up the night by decorating their homes. Pictured are some of ... Read more

12 cats of Christmas

12 cats of Christmas

Editor’s note: This letter to Santa was written by Dee Amberg, a full-time volunteer at the Humane Society of Freeborn County from the perspective of ... Read more

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