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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

by Tiffany Krupke, Tuesday, March 25, 2014 11:11 am

Education

A lesson in civics: New job opens eyes on resources in Albert Lea community

Though the area was familiar to her, the job helped her to become more engaged in the community. Allyssa Sorenson took the position of community ... Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Tuesday, March 25, 2014 10:37 am

Featured News

School board to consider switching to ‘balanced calendar’

The Albert Lea school board is considering the possibility of changing its summer break to reduce the backward education slide students often experience. Educators often ... Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Sunday, March 23, 2014 7:40 am

Education

School board fires employee

The Albert Lea School board approved the firing of an employee Monday. Jim Quiram, director of human resources and technology for the district, declined to ... Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Thursday, March 20, 2014 11:12 am

Featured News

Not the Olympics: Skating and country this weekend

The Albert Lea Figure Skating Club promises a galloping good time at its 53rd annual show “Home on the Rink.” The show will be at ... Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Thursday, March 20, 2014 11:11 am

Featured News

Ethanol leader praises benefit of renewable fuel on economy

The ethanol industry is responsible for bolstering small town economies, said Jim Miller, vice president and chief economist for Growth Energy. Miller was the guest ... Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Wednesday, March 19, 2014 10:15 am

Progress 2014

Ecumenical Food Pantry does a lot with a little

Volunteers Dorothy Simonsen and Betty Buffington stay busy keeping the Ecumenical Food Pantry stocked. The pantry, in the basement of the First Presbyterian Church, serves ... Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Tuesday, March 18, 2014 11:09 am

Featured News

Weekend Planner: ‘Werther’ opera to be shown in Albert Lea

Tenor Jonas Kaufmann sings the title role of a tortured poet in the Metropolitan Opera’s production of Jules Massenet’s “Werther.” The performance will be streamed ... Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Thursday, March 13, 2014 11:02 am

Albert Lea Magazine

The Vershey residence is customized for raising children

Nicole Vershey sits on the couch watching her children, Grant, 5, and Gabrielle, 4, play with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. When the kids aren’t playing, ... Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Monday, March 10, 2014 10:40 am

Featured News

Beyond the Yellow Ribbon group hosts fundraiser for veterans

Funds raised from a flea market will help support veterans and their families. Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Sunday, March 9, 2014 5:00 pm

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Hospital offers grief support

Mayo Clinic Health System’s hospice department is offering help to those who have suffered a loss with a grief support series. Groups are run by ... Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Friday, March 7, 2014 10:01 am

Education

Appreciating agriculture: Glenville-Emmons students celebrate Ag Olympics at school

Glenville FFA members ate jello, carved butter and threw cheese puffs on the shaving-cream covered heads of their fellow students during their Ag Olympics on ... Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Thursday, March 6, 2014 11:43 am

Education

Albert Lea district receives books galore

Books, books everywhere. Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Sunday, March 2, 2014 12:00 pm

Featured News

Russian opera comes to screen

The Russian epic opera “Prince Igor,” famous for its Polovtsian dances, will play on a widescreen at the Marion Ross Performing Arts Center on Saturday. ... Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Friday, February 28, 2014 8:00 am

Education

Speaker: Anti-bullying bill would be ineffective, costly

Lead spokesperson for the Minnesota Child Protection League Barb Anderson said Tuesday that the anti-bullying bill is unfair, unsafe and unfunded. Anderson spoke against the ... Read more

by Tiffany Krupke, Wednesday, February 26, 2014 10:31 am

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