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Associated Press, Author at Albert Lea Tribune

Sports

Early mistakes by uneven Vikings too costly to overcome

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Vikings stumbled through the first half, an uneven and undisciplined performance that was a little unlucky, too. As well as they ... Read more

by Associated Press, Monday, November 23, 2020 5:08 pm

Sports

Molino, Minnesota United beat Rapids for first playoff win

ST. PAUL — Kevin Molino scored two goals, Robin Lod added another and Minnesota United beat the Colorado Rapids 3-0 on Sunday night for the ... Read more

by Associated Press, Monday, November 23, 2020 5:07 pm

Health Updates

Minnesota launches smartphone app to slow spread of COVID-19

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota officials urged residents Monday to download a free app for their smartphones that will notify them if someone who’s been near them ... Read more

by Associated Press, Monday, November 23, 2020 1:51 pm

Sports

Streak stop: Dalton’s 3 TDs lift Cowboys past Vikings 31-28

MINNEAPOLIS — The refreshed Dallas Cowboys had a steady hand back at quarterback, eager to initiate the same post-bye bounce the Minnesota Vikings had been ... Read more

by Associated Press, Sunday, November 22, 2020 9:04 pm

Health Updates

FDA allows emergency use of antibody drug Trump received

U.S. health officials Saturday agreed to allow emergency use of a second antibody drug to help the immune system fight COVID-19, an experimental medicine that ... Read more

by Associated Press, Sunday, November 22, 2020 1:00 pm

Health Updates

Daily COVID-19 deaths in US reach highest level since May

The surging coronavirus is taking an increasingly dire toll across the U.S. just as a vaccine appears close at hand, with the country now averaging ... Read more

by Associated Press, Friday, November 20, 2020 6:41 pm

News

Biden wants Congress to pass virus aid in lame-duck session

WILMINGTON, Del. — President-elect Joe Biden is pushing Congress to approve billions of dollars in emergency COVID-19 assistance before he takes office, saying in a ... Read more

by Associated Press, Friday, November 20, 2020 6:23 pm

Health Updates

Study: Sturgis Rally sparked COVID-19 cases in Minnesota

NEW YORK — When nearly a half-million motorcycle enthusiasts gathered in South Dakota this summer, health experts worried the gathering would ignite new outbreaks of ... Read more

by Associated Press, Friday, November 20, 2020 4:07 pm

Gophers/NCAA

Minnesota Gophers going through pains, as Purdue Boilermakers are up next

MINNEAPOLIS — After the 2019 season for Minnesota signaled a breakthrough for a long-middling program, coach P.J. Fleck has found himself in a seemingly unfamiliar ... Read more

by Associated Press, Friday, November 20, 2020 3:27 pm

Health Updates

Pfizer seeking emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine in U.S.

Pfizer said Friday it is asking U.S. regulators to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine, starting the clock on a process that could bring ... Read more

by Associated Press, Friday, November 20, 2020 6:28 am

News

Duluth airport barred Pence after Trump broke virus rules

MINNEAPOLIS  — Duluth airport officials prohibited Donald Trump’s campaign from holding a rally there with Vice President Mike Pence last month after the president flouted ... Read more

by Associated Press, Thursday, November 19, 2020 3:35 pm

News

No problems reported for new driver registration system

ST. PAUL — The replacement for Minnesota’s troubled driver and vehicle registration system known as MNLARS seems to be off to a good start, according ... Read more

by Associated Press, Thursday, November 19, 2020 7:50 am

Sports

Wolves select Edwards with No. 1 pick in delayed NBA draft

Anthony Edwards paid tribute to his mother and grandmother. Onyeka Okongwu recalled his brother. Obi Toppin thought about coming home. Tears flowed freely for those ... Read more

by Associated Press, Thursday, November 19, 2020 6:44 am

Business

Minnesota shuts more businesses as COVID-19 spread soars

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz on Wednesday imposed four weeks worth of new COVID-19 restrictions as the spread spiked to an all-time high, shutting ... Read more

by Associated Press, Wednesday, November 18, 2020 6:34 pm

Health Updates

Minnesota to close bars, restaurants, gyms for 4 weeks

MINNEAPOLIS— Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz plans to announce new COVID-19 restrictions on Wednesday that will shut down indoor dining at bars and restaurants, close gyms ... Read more

by Associated Press, Wednesday, November 18, 2020 10:56 am

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