EMERGENCY PLAN

Lessons learned in Northwood

A chemical fire last month forced the evacuation of the entire town. Now, they want to learn from that experience. Last night, the city coun…

FoodShare Program in Albert Lea, MN

FoodShare Program

One local food bank is stocking up a little bit extra this month, as part of a program to help other food banks across the state.

Construction in Albert Lea

Thawing pipes this Spring

We are all thinking Spring, and that includes those working in cities around our area.

Bill Northey tours terminal in north Iowa

Northey tours Manly Terminal

Iowa is a leader in the nation’s agriculture and on Monday, Iowa Agriculture Sec. Bill Northey got a closer look at innovations around the s…

Amendment made to fuel tax proposal

Iowa legislators propose new fuel tax

The fuel tax proposal was one of the many bills that were on the table this week, except this was round two for the proposal and a new amend…

Up to 5 inches of snow falls on Iowa

Another round of snow blanketed Iowa this weekend with parts of the state receiving as much as five inches, and bitter cold temperatures hav…

Winter is to blame for empty tables

Snowy winter leads to bad business

After dealing with the street scape construction project last summer and now, the brutal cold and snowy conditions this year, The 112 on Bro…

Snow golfing

Bundling up and teeing off

Albert Lea Lake has been transformed into a nine hole golf course thanks to Mike Barsness and his crew.

Brain Injury awareness

Brain injury advocacy day

Folks from around the area are speaking out in Des Moines to address the needs of Iowans with brain injuries.

Fitness Friday: Wall Workout

This Fitness Friday, Annie Szatkowski is showing you a workout you can do pretty much anywhere. All you need is a wall!

PKG DB

NIACC hosts parents night

here are a lot of factors high schoolers have to weigh when deciding what college to attend, and ultimately, spend a lot of money on. That’s…

American Flag

Tea Party celebrates five years

Not long ago, Mason City resident Mark Tlusty’s attitude toward politics was a lot different than it is now.

Downtown Britt

Keeping the past alive

In any North Iowa or Southern Minnesota community, you can always find some buildings that hold special ties to the past, and one local city…