Latest Local News
POWER 96 News Brief for Monday 06-14
The Bridge Avenue Reconstruction Project continues it's progress with crews completing the installation of the helical piles.
POWER 96 News Brief for Thursday 06-10
Miguel Nunez Jr. of Sioux Falls is facing three charges: second-degree murder - with intent - not premeditated, along with two counts of second-degree murder - without intent - while committing a felony.
POWER 96 News Brief for Wednesday 06-09
An arrest warrant for 2nd degree murder has been issued for 18-year-old Miguel Nunez Jr. of Sioux Falls, South Dakota in connection with the murder of 45-year-old David Harris of Austin.
POWER 96 News Brief for Tuesday 6-08
The city of Albert Lea announced that they are scheduled to begin mosquito spraying on Wednesday, June 16th, beginning at dusk. The application will be by ground and provided by Mosquito Control of Iowa.
POWER 96 News Brief for Monday 6-07
The Bridge Avenue Reconstruction Project continues it's progress with crews completed of the installation of the helical piles supporting the sanitary sewer north of Eastgate Road, continued sanitary sewer installation...
Latest Sports News
POWER 96 Sports Wrap for Monday 06-14
The Albert Lea Tigers will play in Jordan on Tuesday in the Class AAA quarterfinals at the Mini-Met in Jordan.
POWER 96 Sports Wrap for Thursday 06-10
It's been 52 years, but the Albert Lea Tigers baseball team are the Section 1 AAA champions and are going to State. After falling 8-1 against Byron in game 1.
POWER 96 Sports Wrap for Wednesday 06-09
Tonight, POWER 96 will bring you Albert Lea Tigers baseball as the Tigers play in the section1 AAA final game against Byron at 5 pm.
POWER 96Sports Wrap for Tuesday 6-08
In the section 1 A Winners Bracket Final game Lyle-Pacelli was defeated by Hayfield 13-3. In the second game, Lyle-Pacelli downed Southland 7-5 in the Section 1A, Elimination Bracket.
POWER 96 Sports Wrap for Monday 6-07
Albert Lea Tigers baseball defeated Byron 4-2 on Saturday in the winners bracket Section 1 AAA game. The Tigers will next play in the section final game on Wednesday at 5 pm.