Charges: Devin Weiland Called Police To His Albert Lea Apartment Before Shooting Officer, 2 OthersA 21-year-old Albert Lea man faces several attempted murder and assault charges for allegedly ambushing officers after he called in a report of hearing gunshots or fireworks. One officer and two other bystanders were struck by bullets in the incident.
Albert Lea Schools To Use Thermal Scanners After 1st Known COVID-19 CaseMinnesota schools big and small are doing everything they can to stop COVID-19 from shutting their doors.
Iowa Man Arrested In Albert Lea On Vehicular Homicide WarrantKatka is currently being held in a Minnesota jail awaiting extradition to Iowa.
Waseca Hockey Players Again Wear Jerseys In Support Of Officer Arik MatsonBecause of league rules, the team cannot wear the jerseys during the game. Despite that, parents say they're happy with how the jerseys have been received.
Night Of Prayer Held For Waseca Police Officer Arik MatsonThe Waseca community and neighbors gathered Thursday to send prayers of healing to an officer shot while on duty.
Alleged Verbal Abuse Caught On Camera At Albert Lea Nursing HomeAn investigative public report says that the person called the resident a “p----“ and a “little b---- nugget,” among other names.
Mayo Moves Births From Albert Lea To Austin HospitalMayo is closing the labor and delivery unit and moving the services to its hospital in Austin, about 30 minutes away.
3 In Custody, 1 Being Sought In Connection With Albert Lea Armed RobberyThree people are facing felony robbery charges and one person is still being sought after they allegedly robbed a Clarks Grove man on his walk home from work.
No Charges Filed In Fatal Albert Lea Officer-Involved ShootingThe Olmsted County Attorney’s Office says there will be no charges filed in a deadly officer-involved shooting incident in Albert Lea.
Minnesotans Participate In Governor's Fishing Opener In Albert LeaGov. Tim Walz kicked off the 72nd fishing opener in Albert Lea Saturday morning. He took the day to fish on Fountain Lake.
Governor's Fishing Opener Weekend Kicks Off With Community Picnic In Albert LeaFor the very first time in its 70-year history, the Governor's Fishing Opener is taking place in Albert Lea, just 90 miles south of the Twin Cities.
Live Bait In Scarce Supply For Fishing Opener After Rough WinterFishing reels in big money across the state, generating more than $15 billion each year, but there could be a snag for some anglers. There's a shortage of live bait.
Fountain Lake Selected For Governor's Fishing OpenerGov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan will head down to Albert Lea for this year's fishing opener.
Albert Lea Officers, Victim In Deadly Shooting ID’dWe now know the names of the officers and the victim involved in a deadly shooting in Albert Lea.
1 Shot & Killed By Police In Albert LeaThe person was pronounced dead on the scene, and the officers involved have been placed on paid administrative leave, which is standard.