GHV honors Tiffany and Chyann Banta

Remembering two sisters

Colors can be symbolic and Tuesday night there was one in the stands of a local basketball game that represented two young lives, gone too s…

UMR Connects

Talking about medical myths

There is a lot of talk out there about vaccines and how some are bad for you and others do not work or some cause other diseases, but an are…

Propane Shortage

Dayton declares State of Emergency

The freezing cold temperatures may have you reluctant to look at your heating bill, but for those using propane it is much worse.

Albert Lea ReStore

ReStore closing its doors

The Habitat for Humanity Freeborn/Mower is closing their Albert Lea ReStore location.

Bad roads because of bad weather

Winter conditions impacting roadways

Officials with the Iowa Department of Transportation (DOT) says that we still have a good supply of salt and sand for the roads going into t…


Addressing the country

It’s the fifth of his roller coaster of a run as president, but political experts say this could be President Obama’s most crucial State of …


Board approves assessment

Mower County leaders are moving onto the next phase of a potential new wind farm.