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Staff Reports, Author at Albert Lea Tribune

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Recreational coordinator served in similar role in Owatonna

Albert Lea’s Parks and Recreation Department welcomed a new recreational coordinator in mid-June. Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, July 30, 2021 9:00 pm

News

Dornink shares thoughts on 1st legislative session

When Minnesota Sen. Gene Dornink (R-27) first entered the Senate Chamber at the Minnesota Capitol, he was overwhelmed with the sense of history it represented. Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, July 30, 2021 9:00 pm

Cops, Courts & Fires

Attempted catalytic converter thefts reported

Police received a report at 1:46 p.m. Thursday of a catalytic converter that was cut off a vehicle at 616 Columbus Ave. The incident occurred ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Friday, July 30, 2021 9:12 am

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Hoops Unleashed gives boys a chance to get time on the court, have fun

The Albert Lea boys’ basketball program put on their second Hoops Unleashed event of the summer on Wednesday night after getting rained out on July ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, July 29, 2021 3:13 pm

Cops, Courts & Fires

Freeborn County issues burn ban

Freeborn County Sheriff Kurt Freitag announced Thursday the county is under a burning ban until 3 p.m. Friday afternoon because of the air quality alert ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Thursday, July 29, 2021 1:07 pm

News

Air quality alert issued for almost all of Minnesota

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air quality alert for nearly all of Minnesota, except the North Shore. The alert takes effect beginning ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 3:21 pm

Education

Minnesota health leaders recommend masks at schools in fall

ST. PAUL — Minnesota health officials are recommending, but not requiring, that all students, teachers and staff wear masks in schools this fall, regardless of ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 2:19 pm

Cops, Courts & Fires

Items reported stolen and other reports

A pellet gun was reported stolen at 2:55 p.m. Tuesday at 15286 795th Ave. in Glenville. A package was also reportedly stolen out of the ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 9:53 am

News

5 things to do this week

“A Hard Day’s Night,” a Beatles tribute band, will perform at the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center on Friday. The concert will begin at 7:30 ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 5:00 am

Albert Lea Tigers

Albert Lea basketball gets new coach

The Albert Lea High School varsity boys’ basketball team recently handed the program reins over to a new coach. Harrison Koetz, originally from North Dakota, ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 8:30 pm

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County employees recognized with lunch

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by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 8:00 pm

Gophers/NCAA

Outland trophy has eyes on Gopher standout Olson

University of Minnesota offensive lineman Conner Olson was named to the preseason watch list for the 2021 Outland Trophy today by the Football Writers Association ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 5:02 pm

Cops, Courts & Fires

Boy killed in crash on I-90 in Faribault County

A 12-year-old boy was killed and another person was seriously injured Monday night after a vehicle rollover on Interstate 90 east of Wells in Faribault ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 2:12 pm

Cops, Courts & Fires

Garage broken into and other reports

Deputies received a report at 6:26 p.m. Monday of a garage that was broken into at 84399 240th St. in Albert Lea. A car was ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Tuesday, July 27, 2021 10:46 am

News

Excessive heat watch issued for mid-week

The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat watch from Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday evening as heat index values of up to 105 are ... Read more

by Staff Reports, Monday, July 26, 2021 11:32 am

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