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What Lent is all about

Many folks went to church to be marked with their annual ashes as a reminder to them that they were once ash themselves.

Pine Island Schools

Doing their best to avoid snow days

You will likely not hear a student in school complain about a snow day and this year there has been plenty of those in our area.

More snow

Is it spring yet?

The fresh half-foot of snow is not only keeping snow plows busy, but is getting on people’s last nerves.

Man found in snow

Officials find man frozen in snow

It was around 2:00 a.m. Monday when an Austin police officer and a Mower County Sheriff’s deputy found a twenty-eight year old man lying in …

Freeborn County Public Health

Long-term care consultants

Those with Freeborn County Public Health have a program that helps you in this process.

Free Energy Audits

Becoming more energy efficient

When you look at your monthly energy bill you are probably wondering how you can get that number to go down. Now Alliant Energy is going aro…

WARMING HOUSES

Warming houses expire

Those hitting the rinks in Albert Lea won’t be getting any reprieve from these cold temperatures.

FISHING  LICENSE

Fishing licenses to expire

Those looking to hit the lakes to fish are being reminded of an important deadline at midnight tonight.

Cognitive Skills Classes

‘Thinking for Change’

An area county is working to make sure that those who have been in trouble in the past will choose a new path for their future.