Freeborn County

Albert Lea, Minn. Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

There will soon be a new city in Minnesota where the age to purchase tobacco products will be 21-years-old, as on Monday the Albert Lea…

Albert Lea, Minn. to Hold Hearings on Raising Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

At its meeting on Monday, the Albert Lea City Council decided to proceed with consideration of an ordinance that would raise the minimum age to…

Albert Lea, Minn. Passes Smoking Ban

It took a month longer than planned due to an absent council member and what appeared to be a split vote, but the city of…

Albert Lea, Minn. Tables Smoking Ban Vote Until May

A proposed smoking ban scheduled to be voted on during Monday’s city council meeting in Albert Lea, Minn. was tabled as one councilman was absent…