‘Going to be a good year’ – Austin, Pacelli begin classes for 2014-15

‘Going to be a good year’ – Austin, Pacelli begin classes for 2014-15

School is back in session, and administrators aren’t the only ones excited. Woodson Kindergarten Center Principal Jessica Cabeen heard one story of an incoming student ... Read more | Add your comment

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3 arrested for drug crimes over holiday weekend

Three people are behind bars after a series of drug-related arrests over the Labor Day weekend. Austin Police Chief Brian Krueger said police arrested three ... Read more | Add your comment

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  2. Get to Know: Grand Meadow football player Blake Olson  | Add your comment
  3. Nesvold nears fundraising goal, makes 50-mile prep run  | Add your comment
  4. School program is sharing a piece of the Pi  | Add your comment

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AL hotel robbed at gunpoint

ALBERT LEA — Albert Lea police are looking for two men who robbed the Holiday Inn Express with a handgun Monday night. The robbery was ... Read more | Add your comment

29-year-old arrested after Sunday stabbing

ALBERT LEA — Police arrested an Albert Lea man early Sunday morning after a reported stabbing at a home on Garfield Avenue. Timothy Walter Lenze, 29, ... Read more | Add your comment

State Fair on pace for record

ST. PAUL — The Minnesota State Fair has finished with an all-time attendance record within reach. Officials will weigh fairgoers’ tickets on Tuesday to determine ... Read more | Add your comment

Ex-Independence Party leaders endorse McFadden

FALCON HEIGHTS — Two former leaders in Minnesota’s Independence Party have endorsed Republican candidate Mike McFadden in his bid to unseat Democratic U.S. Sen. Al ... Read more | Add your comment

Letter: Thanks for support during Spare Arts concert

I recently had the pleasure of playing music in your city (in an alley behind Dustys)  and wanted to tell you what a great time ... Read more | Add your comment

Fall into a new pair of running shoes

It’s September, and the kids are going back to school and you have purchased them shoes for school and their sports. What about your running ... Read more | Add your comment

Burden returns to Albert Lea to check on progress of Blue Zones

An international expert who studies transportation and environments in communities will return to Albert Lea on Thursday as part of the Blue Zones Project. Dan ... Read more | Add your comment

Labor Day kicks off a two-month sprint to election day

ST. PAUL — Several upcoming events on the calendar could help energize campaigns for Minnesota governor and legislative offices, driving the messages voters will hear ... Read more | Add your comment

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Student Group helps power school through solar panels

Student Group helps power school through solar panels

Solar panels have been wired into the grid at the Austin High School thanks to four invested students and their club leader. “I hope they ... Read more | Add your comment

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State Fair on pace for record

ST. PAUL — The Minnesota State Fair has finished with an all-time attendance record within reach. Officials will weigh fairgoers’ tickets on Tuesday to determine ... Read more | Add your comment

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3 arrested for drug crimes over holiday weekend

Three people are behind bars after a series of drug-related arrests over the Labor Day weekend. Austin Police Chief Brian Krueger said police arrested three ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. AL hotel robbed at gunpoint  | Add your comment
  2. 29-year-old arrested after Sunday stabbing  | Add your comment

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Fall into a new pair of running shoes

It’s September, and the kids are going back to school and you have purchased them shoes ... Read more | Add your comment

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Nesvold nears fundraising goal, makes 50-mile prep run

As Kelly Nesvold neared Cornerstone Church Saturday morning, he couldn’t help but quote the movie “Forrest ... Read more | Add your comment

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Albert Lea residents circulate petition against 45/15 plan

By Hannah Dillon ALBERT LEA — Parents in Albert Lea have responded to the idea of the proposed calendar for the 2015-2016 school year with ... Read more | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

29-year-old arrested after Sunday stabbing

ALBERT LEA — Police arrested an Albert Lea man early Sunday morning after a reported stabbing at a home on Garfield Avenue. Timothy Walter Lenze, 29, ... Read more | Add your comment

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