Progress 2014

By the people: Elected officials say which politicians inspired them

The Tribune asked elected officials a question: “What politician inspired you when you were in high school?” Here are their replies:   “When I was ... Read more

Emergency management prepares for the worst

Emergency management prepares for the worst

When tornadoes struck Freeborn County in 2010, residents saw landscapes changed, homes destroyed and even one death. Though they hope to never see a disaster ... Read more

3 great area rides

The Four-State Loop This 344-mile ride mainly highlights Wisconsin but it also veers through Illinois, Iowa and Minnesota. It is a two-day ride. Start in ... Read more

ABATE chapter works to educate people about motorcyles

ABATE chapter works to educate people about motorcyles

It’s time to realize that the stereotype of all motorcyclists being big, bad and up to no good is just that — a stereotype. That’s ... Read more

Sunday School on Wednesdays?

Sunday School on Wednesdays?

BRICELYN — An idea by the Sunday school staff at two southern Minnesota churches gave new life to their programs. In September of 2013, Bricelyn ... Read more