Elena Schewe, Author at Albert Lea Tribune

Featured News

Alden-Conger High School hires new head football coach

Alden-Conger High School’s football team has rebuilt its coaching staff with a new head coach and assistant coaches. Read more

by Elena Schewe, Friday, August 21, 2015 11:32 am


Students can get head start in workforce while in high school

A state-funded program that has allowed high school students to take college credits outside of school called post-secondary enrollment options, or PSEO, has been leading ... Read more

by Elena Schewe, Monday, August 17, 2015 10:41 am


Doctor stresses the importance of a simple 30 minutes a day of exercise

Russell Bergum, a doctor of sports medicine and orthopedics with Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea, has been supporting a new kind of treatment ... Read more

by Elena Schewe, Monday, August 17, 2015 9:25 am

Featured News

Fundraiser planned to connect vets and service dogs

The Worth County Fairgrounds will host a fundraiser this weekend to raise money for a nonprofit organization that places service dogs with veterans. On Sunday, ... Read more

by Elena Schewe, Wednesday, August 12, 2015 10:59 am

Featured News

Red Cross facing shortage

The American Red Cross has come across a potential shortage with blood donors. The most needed blood type donations have been faced with a donation ... Read more

by Elena Schewe, Sunday, August 9, 2015 9:00 am

Featured News

Concert Review: Tyler Farr performs at county fair

A Missouri native and country star performed on Thursday at the Freeborn County fair. In his fifth year in the music business, Tyler Farr sang ... Read more

by Elena Schewe, Friday, August 7, 2015 9:34 am

Featured News

Minn. minimum wage increases to $9 an hour

On Saturday, over 288,000 workers earned a $1 raise or more to meet the state’s new $9 minimum wage. Minnesota has completed its second minimum ... Read more

by Elena Schewe, Tuesday, August 4, 2015 10:25 am

Featured News

A.L. woman chosen to compete in Miss Minnesota pageant

Miss Minnesota USA has hand picked a born-and-raised Albert Lea resident to participate in the selection of Miss Minnesota USA 2016. Read more

by Elena Schewe, Friday, July 31, 2015 10:18 am

Featured News

Medical centers work together

Austin and Albert Lea Mayo Health Clinic Systems campuses have been working together to resolve errors with a central sterilization system used for sterilizing surgical ... Read more

by Elena Schewe, Sunday, July 26, 2015 9:00 am


Alden-Conger supermileage team sees additional success

The Alden-Conger supermileage team has yet again surpassed their expectations this year. Read more

by Elena Schewe, Thursday, July 23, 2015 10:17 am

Featured News

All aboard the Pelican Breeze II

The traditional Pelican Breeze summer boat cruises have been brought back for the 19th consecutive year. Read more

by Elena Schewe, Wednesday, July 22, 2015 11:11 am

Featured News

Local Humane Society nearing capacity

The Humane Society of Freeborn County has been full to the max with cats and dogs the past week. Last week, three dogs were found ... Read more

by Elena Schewe, Wednesday, July 22, 2015 10:10 am


Building a new South Broadway

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by Elena Schewe, Monday, July 20, 2015 9:31 am

Featured News

City gauging interest in a splash pad on North Broadway

Albert Lea may potentially have a new area attraction to entertain the whole family. Read more

by Elena Schewe, Friday, July 17, 2015 11:12 am

Arts & Culture

A.L. Community Theatre performs “South Pacific” this summer

Area children and adults are practicing their acting and singing for a musical that will be performed at the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center. Read more

by Elena Schewe, Saturday, July 11, 2015 10:00 am