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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
Getting a jump on spring
Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ratchet (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 22
Panthers' Denny looks forward with almost entire team intact from runner-up finish
Morken's musings: Reason to believe in Gophers future
Where are they now: Duwenhoegger wins MIAC shot put title
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
Cancer benefit is set for Randy Beman
Organic Gardening Club to host barn dance
LIBRARY NEWS: Finding the time to read
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Sweetwater Revival to give concert of hope, encouragement
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Engaged - Lee and Dybdal
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Lynnette "Lynn" M. Kalina
Betty A. Dittberner
Christina Michelle Jackson
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
LETTER: Asking nicely; this time only
LETTER: Please don't litter
LETTER: Don't doubt that people want jobs
GUEST EDITORIAL: Sail a course to Real ID
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a Circle of Excellence Agency
Ecumen Bethany Community receives workforce grant
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 21, 2012
4-H youth take part in leadership conference
Fifty-eight 4-H youth leaders from nine counties in West Central Minnesota attended the 4-H Apps Youth Leadership Conference February 11-12 in...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
4-H Cloverbud Connection event set for March 17
All youth in grades K-2 are invited to attend a Cloverbud Connection event and explore and learn about a variety of topics! Youth will learn...
March 14, 2012 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
Pope/Douglas County 4-H members compete at National Poultry Bowl
Four members of the Pope and Douglas County 4-H program have been learning all they can about poultry in preparation for their trip to the National...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
October 12, 2011
Explore with Douglas County 4-H Cloverbud Connection
All youth, kindergarten through grade 2, are invited to explore and learn about a variety of topics, create new things, play games, make new friends and explore the world through the Douglas County 4-H Cloverbud Connection program. Sessions are from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Extension Office...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Youth day camps set
All area youth are invited to have fun exploring the world around them, hop aboard and learn about things that zoom, experience the world under the sea, become a mad scientist for a day, and spend a day at the county fair. These exciting adventures are all part of the Douglas County...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
March 26, 2010
Area 4-H'ers compete in Regional Project Bowls
Eight teams from Douglas County 4-H participated in Minnesota 4-H Regional Project Bowl events in Foley and Hastings recently. Patterned after...
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2009
4-H group hosts Santa Day
The Liberty Livewires 4-H Club is sponsoring a Santa day and craft/bake sale. The event is set for Sunday, December 6 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Nelson Town Hall and will include crafts, cookies and fun. Santa will arrive at 3 p.m.
December 2, 2009 - 12:00am
August 21, 2009
4-H is much more than the county fair
As you are reading this, the 2009 Douglas County Fair is in full swing and Douglas County 4-H is there in full force. More than 400 4-H members...
August 21, 2009 - 12:00am
August 5, 2009
4-H Clothing and Textiles Day and Fashion Review winners announced
The 2009 Douglas County 4-H Clothing and Textiles Day and Fashion Review were held Thursday, July 30 at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. The...
August 5, 2009 - 12:00am
July 29, 2009
Douglas County 4-H'ers participate in food review and demonstration judging
Douglas County 4-H'ers in the Food Review and Demonstrations project areas participated in judging day on July 15. Food Review participants...
July 29, 2009 - 12:00am
July 8, 2009
4-H'ers 'Go Green'
Seventy-two youth from 11 counties attended this year's 4-H camp, which had a "Go Green" theme. They enjoyed activities such as archery, sewing,...
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am
May 20, 2009
Area 4-H members 'Share the Fun'
Douglas County 4-H held the annual Share the Fun contest May 3 at Osakis High School. Share the Fun promotes fun and teamwork, encourages creativity,...
May 20, 2009 - 12:00am
May 8, 2009
Douglas County 4-H'ers compete in State Project Bowl
Seven teams from Douglas County attended the State 4-H Project Bowl competition April 18 in Foley. Patterned after the television show, College Bowl, it challenges teams of three to six youth in their knowledge of certain 4-H project areas. Currently there are seven different categories...
May 8, 2009 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
4-H winners named in clothing, performing arts and quilting categories
The 2008 Douglas County 4-H Clothing and Textiles Day and Fashion Review were held Thursday, July 31 at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. Performing arts judging was also part of the event. The theme for the public style show was "Fashion in the Jungle!" with 59 outfits modeled...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am