Albert Lea Pool

Pools Opening on Time

Swimming pools all across our area, like the Aquatic Center in Albert Lea, are now open for the season.

ISU names Fernandez athlete of the year

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa State has named golfer Scott Fernandez as the school’s male athlete of the year. Fernandez was a first-team All-Big 1…

Branstad seeks donations to food drive

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gov. Terry Branstad is kicking off an annual food drive in Des Moines. Branstad on Monday announced the start of the…

Tipton marks opening of new fire station

TIPTON, Iowa (AP) — Firefighters are enjoying their new firehouse in the eastern Iowa city of Tipton. Cedar Rapids station KCRG says (http:/…

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Self Defense Has Shock Value

You might not think a tanning salon would sell something to keep you safe, but at Oasis Tan, one thing they offer might surprise or shock yo…