ALBERT LEA, Minn. (AP) — Republican Matt Benda dropped out of the congressional race in southern Minnesota's 1st District on Thursday, just two days after he filed paperwork to challenge the party's endorsed candidate for the open seat formerly held by the late U.S.
ALBERT LEA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a man suspected in the stabbings of three people in Albert Lea Monday morning has turned himself in to police.
First responders were called to an unknown emergency at an apartment complex after 8:30 a.m., police said.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The race to succeed the late U.S. Rep. Jim Hagedorn grew Thursday as a former CEO of Hormel Foods announced he's running as a Democrat and an Albert Lea attorney joined the GOP field.
ALBERT LEA, Minn. (AP) — The National Weather Service has confirmed a seventh tornado struck a southeastern Minnesota county during wind storms earlier this month.
The Albert Lea Tribune reported Wednesday that the weather service on Tuesday confirmed a seventh tornado hit Freeborn County on the night of Dec.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The owner of a bar in Albert Lea was found guilty Thursday of six criminal misdemeanor charges and sentenced to 90 days in jail for defying Gov. Tim Walz’s executive orders to close her business last winter.
HOLLANDALE, Minn. (AP) — A fire in southern Minnesota has claimed the lives of more than 100 rabbits.
The Albert Lea Tribune reports the fire broke out in a barn north of Hollandale on Sunday night.
ALBERT LEA, Minn. (AP) — Administrators in the Albert Lea school district say the coronavirus has significantly disrupted the start of classes with nearly 300 students quarantining for exposure to COVID-19.
ALBERT LEA, Minn. (AP) — State health officials are investigating cases of Legionnaires’ disease linked to Albert Lea hotel.
Early evidence suggests the source of the respiratory disease may be the spa at the at the Ramada by Wyndham, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.
Eleanor R. Lovett, age 87, died Nov. 7, 2018, at Saint Marys Hospital, Rochester.
Eleanor, the daughter of Clarence “Mike” and Lilah (Riemer) Lenz, was born Dec. 11, 1930, in Albert Lea. She spent much of her childhood on a multi-generational farm near Conger, Minn., and went to country school nearby.
ALBERT LEA — Dozens of union workers returned to their Mayo Clinic jobs today after a contentious week away that saw SEIU Healthcare Minnesota representatives deliver a bag of coal to Mayo's front door.
Memorial services for Denise R. Johnson, of Albert Lea, will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 12, at Bayview/Freeborn Funeral Home. The Rev. Kent Otterman will officiate. Friends may greet the family one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Wednesday.
Gwendolyn "Gwen" M. Harvey, 79, of Rochester, passed away on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Hospital – Saint Marys Campus in Rochester.
Gwendolyn Mae Springborg was born Nov. 13, 1937, in Brainerd, Minn., to Arthur and Victoria (Broulik) Springborg.