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 …

Store receipts contain BPA

Store receipts contain traces of BPA

If you’re someone who has piles of crumpled receipts on your dresser or in your pocket, you might want to know what you’re potentially being…

WHERE'S THE SNOW GOING

Hauling the snow away

Plows in our area are cleaning up what’s left of last night’s snow, hauling much of it away and bringing it here.

Freeborn County Public Health

Long-term care consultants

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

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…

HOOPLA LIBRARY APP

Library announces “Hoopla”

If you’re tired of paying big costs for mobile media, a free alternative is now available at a local library.

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.

NIACC GED PACKAGE

Education at any age

The job market today has many adults in our area turning to high school equivalency courses to get back on the right track.

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…