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Mavis C. Klouse

Mavis C. Klouse, age 84 of rural Austin, Minnesota, passed away peacefully Friday morning, November 20, 2020, at her home. Mavis Clarene Anderson was born ... Read more

by Submitted, Monday, November 23, 2020 10:53 am

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Larry Richard Beck

Larry Richard Beck passed away peacefully on November 20, 2020 at the Good Samaritan Society in Albert Lea. He was 76 years old. Due to ... Read more

by Submitted, Monday, November 23, 2020 10:51 am

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Donald “Bud” Schultheis

Donald LeRoy “Bud” Schultheis passed away on November 21, 2020 at St. John’s – The Woodlands. He was 85 years old. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, ... Read more

by Submitted, Monday, November 23, 2020 10:49 am

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Jeanette (Jan) Kedrowski

Jeanette Kedrowski, age 80 died at Cerenity Senior Care in White Bear Lake on November 19, 2020. Jeanette B.Kedrowski was born on May 11, 1940 ... Read more

by Submitted, Saturday, November 21, 2020 1:50 pm

Columnists

Guest Column: As stakes are high, please be patient, kind

As we approach Thanksgiving, I want to give my thanks to so many. I want to thank the first responders, health care professionals and essential ... Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 20, 2020 8:14 pm

Columnists

Live United: There’s magic that happens when you give what you have

I received a phone call last week from a community member. She was concerned because she had heard about our pop-up pantry and mask distribution, ... Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 20, 2020 8:11 pm

Columnists

April Jeppson: There’s a rose to be found in every thorn bush

Welcome to round 2 of quarantine, folks. I got really mad about it the other day. Thinking of all the small businesses that are trying ... Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 20, 2020 8:10 pm

Columnists

Ask a Trooper: Seat belt campaign still important, needed

I have heard a lot about Click It or Ticket recently. I thought seat belt use was at an all-time high? Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 20, 2020 8:09 pm

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Recipes from the mouths of babes

Hi, I am a voluntary preschool teacher for Albert Lea schools. My morning distance learning students (4- to 5-year-olds) dictated to me their favorite Thanksgiving ... Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 20, 2020 8:08 pm

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Support Marion Ross statue

Soon, a bronze statue of Marion Ross, America’s favorite TV mom and Albert Lea native, will enhance the beauty of our downtown. It will feature ... Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 20, 2020 8:07 pm

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Is our democracy endangered?

World democracies are under attack. Authoritarianism is on the rise in Poland, Hungary, Turkey, India and the Philippians. Italian dictator Mussolini once said the path ... Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 20, 2020 8:06 pm

Letters to the Editor

Letter: Green energy deal will not help economy

What are you talking about, Ted? “Casino authoritarian capitalism?” Capitalism is all about freedom; socialism is authoritarian. What is better than capitalism, and where can ... Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 20, 2020 8:05 pm

Education

Star class: Counselor-led program

Amanda Andrews, the school counselor at Sibley Elementary School, meets with students for five minutes daily in a program that has been named check and ... Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 20, 2020 8:00 pm

Education

Administrator’s Corner: Be positive leaders for Albert Lea students

As Albert Lea Schools enters a distance learning model for the next two weeks and a shut-down of activities for a few weeks, I want ... Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 20, 2020 8:00 pm

Business

Minnesota Chamber program meant to help employers manage employee health, safety

The Minnesota Chamber announced access to Healthy Together, a comprehensive COVID-19 health and safety platform to quickly and easily streamline the organization’s safety during the ... Read more

by Submitted, Friday, November 20, 2020 8:00 pm

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