House Speaker Kurt Daudt and several other Republican Legislators met today to urge Governor Mark Dayton to call a Special Session to resolve the issues. House Minority Leader Paul Thissen was in Albert Lea today as part of a tour to talk about the end of the 2016 Legislative Session.
"Part of that campaign is trying to reach out to the entire community with some multi-lingual speaking populations as well," Chad Adams explained. Minnesota historically leads the nation in voter turnout.
Alaa E. ELKHARWILY, M.D., Plaintiff-Appellant v. MAYO HOLDING COMPANY; Mayo Clinic Health System-Albert Lea; Mayo Foundation; Mark Ciota, M.D.; John Grzybowski, M.D.; Dieter Heinz, M.D.; Robert E. Nesse, M.D.; Steve Underdahl; Stephen Waldhoff, Defendants-Appellees.
ALBERT LEA, Min- Saturday morning kicked off a 5K unlike many you have ever seen. 60 K-9's and their owners participated in the 3rd annual Rancher and Pet Supply's 6 Legged 5K; a fundraiser for the Freeborn County Humane Society.
A Hartland man has pleaded guilty to killing an Albert Lea woman in a hit-and-run crash. Fifty-two-year-old Leslie Jones entered the plea to criminal vehicular homicide in Freeborn County District Court Friday.
A Hartland man pleaded guilty today to Criminal Vehicular Homicide involving a fatal accident in Albert Lea last year, according to court documents. As we've reported, police say Leslie Jones hit Joanna Klein with his truck while she was crossing East Main Street in Albert Lea in December of last year.
He allegedly choked and hit a woman at an Albert Lea home during an argument. In March, Ellington entered a guilty plea to the misdemeanor domestic assault charge and he was sentenced Thursday to four years of probation.
ALBERT LEA, Minn.- In a series of three "Lunch and Learn" workshops the Albert Lea Human Resource Group comes together to find solutions to problems in the workplace. One problem many area businesses are facing is the lack of qualified workers.
ALBERT LEA, Minn.- Many of us use mobile devices each day, but for those with a disability it can be a little bit more challenging. Michelle Gurung, Library Graphic Technician, Albert Lea Public Library, says most libraries in our area have classes to help these individuals learn at their own pace.
On Friday, May 13th the Albert Lea Police Department, Freeborn County Sheriff's Office and the Plymouth Police Department worked together in a "John" and "Jane" sweep placing and responding to online ads related to sex trafficking in the area.
ALBERT LEA, Minn.- Technology is becoming more and more a part of our daily lives and that includes the classroom. A unique tool is helping elementary school students in Albert Lea learn valuable lessons.
St. PAUL, Minn., May 18, 2016 - The Board of Trustees of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities today appointed Mary Davenport to serve as the interim president of Rochester Community and Technical College . The two-year appointment becomes effective July 1. "As interim president, Mary Davenport will provide sound, thoughtful, and energetic leadership while the college continues its search for a truly extraordinary leader," said Steven Rosenstone, chancellor of Minnesota State Colleges and Universities.
An Austin police officer hadn't even finished getting a report of a stolen vehicle Sunday evening when another officer solved the case. Police Chief Brian Krueger said an officer was called to the 1900 block of Sixth Avenue Northwest at 10:48 p.m. The officer got the information about the stolen red SUV and relayed it to dispatch; that information was given out to other officers on patrol.