Eager to act, Biden and Democrats leave Republicans behind

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden and Democrats in Congress are jamming their agenda forward with a sense of urgency, an unapologetically partisan approach based on the calculation that it’s better to advance the giant COVID-19 rescue package and other priorities than waste time courting Republicans who may never compromise. The coronavirus pandemic is driving the crush of […]
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Freeborn County District Court dispositions: March 1

Brandon Daniel Johnson, 19, 3168 Lakeridge Drive NW, Rochester. Count 1: Third-degree sexual conduct. Dismissed. Count 2: Fifth-degree sex conduct. Supervised probation 18 months. Local confinement 3 days; credit for time served 3 days. Fees $75. Tiffany Kay Ryerson, 40, 917 S. Broadway Apt. 1. Count 1: Fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance. Supervised probation […]
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Scammers impersonating DEA agents are stealing identities, money

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is warning the public of a widespread fraud scheme in which telephone scammers impersonate DEA agents in an attempt to extort money or steal personal identifiable information. According to a press release, there are variations in the false narrative, among them, that the target’s name was used to rent a […]
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Seen: Snow creations

Residents from all over the area got out to enjoy the snow after the weekend snowstorm in mid-January. Many built snowmen and other snow creations.
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Top 25 Bay Area bassists of all time: Who comes in at No. 1?

The bass doesn’t get the attention of its flashier, six-string cousin. Yet, talk to musicians and they’ll tell you that the bass is at least as important as the guitar…

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New African swine fever variants kill up to 8m pigs in China, devastating herd rebuild plan

A second wave of African swine fever (ASF) is estimated to have killed as many as eight million pigs in China since the start of the year, derailing the country’s…

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“Grease the Musical” Each week we will be introducing the cast of “Grease the …

“Grease the Musical” Each week we will be introducing the cast of “Grease the Musical” coming to a stage near you on 4th and 5th June. #greasethemusical #summerlovin #respect #responsibility…

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Google Chrome 89.0.4389.72 Update – Faster Web Browsing on Android

Whether you enjoy using Google Chrome for the fast web browsing speeds that it offers or for the useful built-in features for Android, we have some great news to share…

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Natural gas bills expected to rise because of arctic February temperatures

Freeborn County natural gas users should expect the bills to heat their homes to increase as a result of February’s arctic blast and ensuing supply issues. The potential upside is that any impact won’t be viewed on those billing statements until the fall. Minnesota Energy Resources supplies about 10,000 homes and businesses in Freeborn County […]
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Read Across America

It was National Read Across America Day on Tuesday.
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