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Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, November 21
Block family adjusting to life after month-long disappearance
Sen. Dan Schoen, Rep. Tony Cornish to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
White House 'nice': Trump pardons turkey raised in Douglas County
County to sue drug companies
Boys basketball: Lakers hoping for a big start
Racing Across the Sky
Osakis girls basketball: New faces in place
Boys basketball: Knights small but mighty
Elks Hoop Shoot contest set for Jan. 7 in Alexandria
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
New Year's Eve in November for Newcomers
Dave & Jean Schonberg
Larry & Terry Sather
Mike Frisch: Lessons on fishing clearer waters
A rare mule deer sighting near Alexandria
DNR: Seven deer presumed positive for CWD in area 603 after initial test
Finally his turn
Opening morning memory
Ann M. Nussbaum
Gary D. Nokes
EDITORIAL: A good time to count your blessings
LETTER: A factual commentary about Planned Parenthood
OUR TURN: Social media opens door to hate and unkindness
EDITORIAL: Advice for Black Friday shoppers
LETTER: Who benefits from proposed tax cuts?
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
On The Street
KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
hires and promotions
on the street
July 27, 2017
West-central Minnesota farmer a pioneer in raising Kernza
MADISON, Minn. — Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak needed only a garage to develop Apple computers and change the world forever. Carmen Fernholz...
July 27, 2017 - 5:53am
July 26, 2017
Schwan's announces acquisitions as frozen food company beefs up its pizza business
MARSHALL, Minn.—A frozen food company is boosting its frozen pizza business with two recent acquisitions. Schwan's Co., which was founded...
July 26, 2017 - 1:53am
July 24, 2017
Aagard expands to pull all workers into one building
Aagard Group continues to increase their capabilities, beginning with a 40,000 square-foot building expansion. Of the 40,000 square feet, 31,000...
July 24, 2017 - 4:52pm
July 21, 2017
A new place for ink opens in Alexandria
What used to be Randy's Menswear has shown signs of activity the past few weeks, but has remained a mystery as sheets were hung over the windows....
July 21, 2017 - 12:17pm
July 20, 2017
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Every two weeks, it's time to make butter at the Millerville Co-op Creamery. It takes three days. In an era when big butter brands like Land...
July 20, 2017 - 2:26pm
Author Faith Sullivan to sign books in Alexandria
Cherry Street Books in Alexandria will host a book signing by popular Minnesota author, Faith Sullivan, on Saturday July 22 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the store.
July 20, 2017 - 8:13am
July 17, 2017
Knute Nelson partners with Centrex Rehab, adds memory care unit
Changes are underway at Knute Nelson in Alexandria, as the care facility has partnered with a new rehabilitation company as well as added a...
July 17, 2017 - 7:10am
July 13, 2017
Tractors to parade down 36 mile memory lane
It turns out memory lane is just about 36 miles long. The Pioneer Power Club, a vintage tractor club based in Douglas County, will celebrate...
July 13, 2017 - 8:22am
July 10, 2017
Glenwood State Bank joins top workplace list
Glenwood State Bank ranked No. 28 in a list of top small business employers compiled by the Minneapolis Star Tribune. The 150 Top Workplaces list is the result of an annual survey sent to hundreds of businesses in Minnesota and taken by thousands of employees. The small business...
July 10, 2017 - 7:00am
New wedding venue opens in Alexandria
For the Larsons, weddings are a family affair. Andrew and Tessa Larson of Alexandria serve as the managers of Gathered Oaks, a new wedding...
July 10, 2017 - 6:05am
July 8, 2017
Douglas County 4-H campers
Douglas County sent seven campers and one counselor to 2017 Regional 4-H Camp at the University of Minnesota Morris camp June 20-22. Campers...
July 8, 2017 - 7:41am
July 7, 2017
Cattlemen invite public to July 11 get-together
Touting its ability to turn grass into protein, the Minnesota State Cattlemen's Association is welcoming non-farmers to its July 11 get-together in Starbuck. "People get to see how livestock is raised, see the products beef farmers/ranchers use at the trade show and ask all the questions...
July 7, 2017 - 3:46pm
July 2, 2017
National Elks leaders visit Alexandria
The Alexandria Elks Lodge hosted the Minnesota Elks Convention on June 23-24. Elks leaders at the state and national level attended, including...
July 2, 2017 - 11:42am
June 30, 2017
On the Street
• Dilley Zimny Insurance has recently added Margo Niehaus to their team. Margo's experience in the insurance industry began as an Administrative...
June 30, 2017 - 1:43pm
Bursch Travel, Bell Bank among Minnesota's best workplaces
Two Alexandria employers have been named to the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune: Bursch Travel and Bell Bank. Ranked 53rd...
June 30, 2017 - 12:42pm