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The show must go on: A little rain doesn’t stop the fun at Morin Lake Days Parade


Former football team holds reunion 58 years after meeting

Many people have fond memories from college, but not everyone keeps in touch with their college friends after ...


St. John’s Lutheran Community welcomes new chaplain with ties to Albert Lea

By Ayanna Eckblad St. John’s Lutheran Community in late April hired a new chaplain to their staff. This ...


A week full of fun at the Worth County Fair

The Worth County Fair, which features everything from exhibits, to livestock shows, music, attractions, a carnival and other ...


Mayo Ambulance training program hopes to increase EMT numbers

AUSTIN — A new training program by Mayo Clinic Ambulance Service will soon be launched to help find ...


‘I’m really proud of our community’: 1st Ward councilor looks forward to continuing to serve

Albert Lea’s incumbent 1st Ward city councilor said she looks forward to serving her next term on the ...


Update: Authorities release name of man killed in crash near Lake Mills

Update (1:20 p.m.): Authorities have released the name of the man who reportedly died Wednesday night near Lake ...


Watershed surveying curly-leaf pondweed growth on lake, to work on control measures

An invasive species known as curly-leaf pondweed is flourishing on portions of Fountain Lake, and Shell Rock River ...

Arts & Culture

Albert Lea father, son showcase woodwork, paintings in new exhibition

Two local artists will display their work at the Albert Lea Art Center this summer. The artists are ...


Small-town festivals kick off this weekend with Morin Lake Days

Morin Lake Days in Alden will kick off the summer of area festivals with events planned for Friday ...


Council approves call for more than $15 million in bonds for various projects

The Albert Lea City Council voted Monday to call for the sale of more than $15 million in ...


Mural going up in downtown Albert Lea

Work is underway on the first mural in downtown Albert Lea as part of the ArtWalk Albert Lea ...


ADA Enterprises Inc. in Northwood expanding

NORTHWOOD — Managers and employees at ADA Enterprises Inc. in Northwood on Monday gathered behind the existing facility ...


5 things to do this week: Nights in Northwood, pride festival, fundraiser and more

What's happening in the area this week?


Albert Lea gears up for 2nd annual Pride celebration downtown

The second annual Albert Lea Pride Celebration will take place on Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. at ...

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