Albert Lea Memorial Day Parade

Memorial Day and the economy

As all the Memorial Day events take place around our area, more people are traveling. With all those people comes a boost to the economy as …

Faster Highway Speeds

Lawmakers ask to up speed on highways

AAA projected that more than 30 million people would hit the roads this Memorial Day Weekend. The ones traveling through Minnesota could soo…

SOD SHORTAGE-VO

Sod shortage hits nationwide

KIMT News 3 – The housing market is making a come back, but it may be too soon as sod farmers struggle to meet demand. Many sod farms across…

Downtown Rochester

Rochester continues to grow

ROCHESTER, Minn. – It’s hard to imagine but according to federal numbers Rochester’s population was sitting at nearly 86,000 in 2000. Now th…

Hardware Store

Grilling safety

ROCHESTER, Minn. – As many of us look forward to the long weekend, there are some things you need to be aware of. Memorial Day is the unoffi…

Albert Lea Art Center

Dozens receive art grants

It is a way to make sure the arts do not die off, and many organizations in our area are benefiting from it.

Airlines seek OK for flights out of Fort Dodge

Baggage fee changes could be coming

ROCHESTER, Minn. – There are a headache and now the federal government might step-in to change things. Right now officials are proposing tha…

Mental Health TSR

Special Report: Mental health and crime

An in-depth look at what leads a mental health sufferer to act out in violent ways, and what resources are there to help them keep from reac…

Mayo Clinic Center for Sleep Medicine

Don’t cut sleep short

You may think a lack of sleep may only leave you tired the next day, but it can also lead to a lot worse.

Conserve and Save Workshop

‘Conserve and Save’ workshop

As the temperatures get warmer you are probably looking to keep your house cooler. There are ways to do it without taking up too much energy…

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Meat prices ahead of Memorial Day

CHATFIELD, Minn. – The clock is ticking and we are now just days away from one of the biggest holidays of the year; Memorial Day. When you h…