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Law Enforcement Blotter: Oct. 16
Sunday liquor falls a little flat: Some towns skip it; others report mixed success
School district's 2018 enrollment dips slightly
Minnesota attorney general files insulin pricing lawsuit
Survey says buildings in need of repair: School board told that communities not unified
Cross country: Lakers compete at WCC Championship
Swimming and diving: Cardinals’ depth helps fend off the Otters
Volleyball: Class AA’s Paynesville snaps Osakis’ winning streak
Sports schedule for Wednesday, Oct. 17
Cross country: Osakis runs at CMC meet as boys finish top three
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Lloyd and Rosie Schouweiler
Don & Arnie Henry
Lloyd and Rosie Schouweiler
Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Minnesota youth deer season gets underway Thursday
UPDATED: Hides for Habitat Program back on locally and statewide
Minnesota promoter, innovator among 2019 inductees into Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
Zebra mussels discovered in another Otter Tail County lake
Wilma (Zierman) Korkowski
Wilma (Zierman) Korkowski
Douglas "Doug" Bakke
Letter to the Editor: Let's move forward with respect
In the Know: State must make public transit a priority
A Guest Editorial: How to support troops without getting duped
Commentary: Proposed Star Lake casino is dead
It's Our Turn: Is your letter a bullseye?
4-H holds county competition
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
Alexandria named Retail Community of the Year
Is hemp Minnesota's next big crop?
State to fund school coolers, livestock farmers
Minnesota-born SuperAmerica becomes Speedway
hires and promotions
on the street
October 15, 2018
Domestic violence awareness events set for this week
Someplace Safe and United Communities Advocating Non-Violence is inviting community members to take part in two events aimed at domestic violence...
October 15, 2018 - 8:01am
October 13, 2018
Nelson hosts Ribfest fundraiser A fundraiser in Nelson on Saturday, Oct. 13, will raise money for local gymnasts. The Corral Saloon and Eatery hosts a fundraising event each year, said Katie DeGier, one of the coordinators. This year, it picked the Double Back Gymnastics Association,...
October 13, 2018 - 7:53am
October 12, 2018
Friday, Oct. 12 11:30 a.m. ATCC Foundation annual fundraising luncheon, Arrowwood Resort & Conference Center, Alexandria 7 p.m."Das Wunder Madchen"...
October 12, 2018 - 9:03am
October 11, 2018
Frankenstein at the library Don't be scared. Be a part of the party welcoming Frankenstein to the library in October. This year marks the 200th anniversary of the publication of "Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley, and the Douglas County Library will celebrate with film screenings and...
October 11, 2018 - 7:53am
October 9, 2018
Stein & Wine Fest returns to Broadway Ballroom
The wine and beer were flowing freely at the second annual Stein & Wine Fest, which was held Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Broadway Ballroom Event...
October 9, 2018 - 1:23pm
High school choir to sing in choral festival The Alexandria High School Choir will sing in a day-long Classical Choral Festival in Swanville...
October 9, 2018 - 6:33am
October 6, 2018
First Alzheimer's walk held in Alexandria
Despite cool temperatures saturday evening, around 200 people participated in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Big Ole Central Park in Alexandria....
October 6, 2018 - 6:12pm
October 4, 2018
Tech college to waive fee Alexandria Technical & Community College will waive application fees during October in honor of College Knowledge Month....
October 4, 2018 - 11:56am
September 30, 2018
Evangelist to speak at prophecy conference Evangelist Ron Susek of Pennsylvania will speak at a prophecy conference at Alexandria Covenant Church,...
September 30, 2018 - 8:00am
United Way holds chili cook-off The United Way of Pope and Douglas Counties will holds its annual chili cook-off from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Tuesday,...
September 30, 2018 - 7:15am
September 27, 2018
Alexandria actors to perform in Barrett Five Alexandria women will play key roles in "The Dixie Swim Club," a play scheduled for Oct. 4-7 at...
September 27, 2018 - 12:03pm
September 24, 2018
Faith Rose event celebrates five years
Five years ago, an event in Alexandria was started to honor Faith Rose Lopau, the daughter of Maria and Justin Lopau. Faith died Nov. 8, 2013,...
September 24, 2018 - 6:32am
September 23, 2018
Funeral home to host grieving seminar
Grieving the death of a family member or friend can be hard and, at times, painful. Anderson Funeral Home in Alexandria is sponsoring morning and evening sessions of a grief seminar, "Growing Through Our Grief." It will take place Mondays at 6 p.m. from Oct. 1 through Nov. 5 and Tuesdays...
September 23, 2018 - 9:38am
September 21, 2018
Homecoming parade draws community to Broadway
Crowds of people lined the streets in downtown Alexandria for the homecoming parade Friday afternoon. The Alexandria Cardinal football team...
September 21, 2018 - 5:49pm
Rooting for her favorite team: It's not the Vikings, Hall colors hair for Alzheimer's
Randee Hall's husband called her, in the most loving way possible, a "crazy old bat." Her grandkids, who at first thought their grandma was...
September 21, 2018 - 5:59am