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Schools not reimbursed for state costs: Fewer fans, venue costs to blame
At least four tornadoes confirmed in southern Minnesota storm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Sept. 20
County sets preliminary levy
El Nino conditions likely across region throughout winter
Cross country: Alexandria teams take second at Rocori
Volleyball: Cardinals sweep for third straight win
Volleyball: WCA rolls over Owls in sweep
Sports briefs: Aces tryouts set for Oct. 1
Girls soccer: Defense, Reineke edge Tech for a fifth straight win
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....
Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Zebra mussels confirmed in Barrett Lake in Grant County
Drawdown underway on Lake Christina
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Shirley Ann Battey
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Letter to the Editor: Problems with medicare
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
1968: St. Ann's gets new church
Paid Political Letter: Warlow represents Minnesota values
Letter to the Editor: Feedback welcomed on B-E strategic plan
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
Skid steer row: Burgeoning Alexandria industry makes attachments for skid loaders
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
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September 20, 2018
The Holmes is going purple! Prince's band The Revolution to perform Sept. 27
The Revolution is coming... to Detroit Lakes! The versatile band behind some of the most iconic hits of the late Minnesota-grown music legend,...
September 20, 2018 - 12:38pm
Fire Pit takes on emotional topic: 'The Father: A Tragic Farce' shares story of dementia
The newest production at Fire Pit Productions, "The Father: A Tragic Farce," is sensitive and sheds a different light on dementia, according...
September 20, 2018 - 5:50am
September 4, 2018
Minnesota State Fair attendance breaks 2 million mark
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. -- Minnesota State Fair organizers are calling the 2018 Fair “the best ever” after final Labor Day figures broke the...
September 4, 2018 - 9:23pm
August 29, 2018
Western Minnesota roosters have something to crow about at state fair
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn.—Here's something to crow about: It's not all about fancy feathers in the Poultry Barn; the Minnesota State Fair even...
August 29, 2018 - 9:19pm
August 27, 2018
Rock band will end courthouse concerts
I Witness will get the final say at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 30, as the classic rock band will wrap up the series of free summer concerts on the...
August 27, 2018 - 5:56pm
August 22, 2018
Film star Duhamel visits western Minnesota lake country
PARK RAPIDS, Minn.—If you did a double-take and could've sworn you saw actor Josh Duhamel, 45, strolling around Park Rapids in western...
August 22, 2018 - 2:39pm
'The Man from Earth' goes outside
The latest play to be performed through Fire Pit Productions is expected to leave its audience questioning what they believe in and why, according...
August 22, 2018 - 9:40am
August 20, 2018
Courthouse concerts features jazz
The Douglas County Courthouse concerts will begin to wind down the season with some jazz. The Jazz Committee with Alexandrian Jack Anderson will...
August 20, 2018 - 7:55am
August 13, 2018
Salty Dogs to play courthouse concert
The Salty Dogs will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, on the Douglas County Courthouse lawn in Alexandria. No stranger to the...
August 13, 2018 - 6:21am
August 6, 2018
Courthouse concert features traditional, classic country
Honky Tonk Stardust Cowboys will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, on the Douglas County Courthouse lawn in Alexandria. Traditional,...
August 6, 2018 - 10:48am
August 1, 2018
'Singin' in the Rain Jr.' opens Thursday at Andria Theatre
The Student Theatre Project is presenting "Singin' in the Rain Jr." over the next two weeks at the Andria Theatre in downtown Alexandria. The...
August 1, 2018 - 12:10pm
July 30, 2018
Courthouse concert features folk, Americana
Broken Fiddle, a St. Cloud area foursome, will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2, on the Douglas County Courthouse lawn in Alexandria....
July 30, 2018 - 10:13am
July 29, 2018
Art abounds in Alexandria's City Park
A favorite summer-time tradition in Alexandria for 43 years -- Art in the Park -- is underway this weekend in City Park. The event, a major fundraiser...
July 29, 2018 - 11:56am
July 25, 2018
Travel through time in 'On the Verge'
Crazily funny, insightful, touching and not offensive. This is how Sharon Thalmann described "On the Verge," the newest tale to find its way...
July 25, 2018 - 12:09pm
July 22, 2018
Courthouse concert features 'golden era' of rock, doo-wop
The White Sidewalls, a Twin Cities rock and doo-wop band, will perform a free concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 26, on the Douglas County Courthouse...
July 22, 2018 - 6:53pm