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Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
Prairie Fire registration opens
For the record
Graduates leave trail of good deeds
Flower basket sale to help Honor Flight
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Laura Mae Toft
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
EDITORIAL: Paid letter policy takes effect
IN THE KNOW: How to curb the opioid crisis
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
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
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May 21, 2018
Movie star, film crew visit Alexandria
The villain who fed a body into a wood chipper in a famous scene from the movie, Fargo, was in Alexandria today, Monday. The actor, Peter Stormare,...
May 21, 2018 - 5:06pm
Girls golf: Silverstreaks are conference champs
The Osakis girls golf team walked away from a Central Minnesota Conference doubleheader last Friday with a conference championship title. ...
May 21, 2018 - 3:47pm
Boys golf: Osakis finishes fifth in CMC
The Osakis boys golf team is finding a different rhythm this year. With half of the roster made up of freshmen and one eighth grader, it’s...
May 21, 2018 - 3:43pm
Updated: Bail set for suspects in connection with Forada assault
Bail has been set for two men in connection with the May 5 assault of Steven “Beaver” Hlinsky of Forada. Troy Nathan Traut, 33, of Alexandria,...
May 21, 2018 - 3:35pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, May 18 through Sunday, May 20
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Friday, May 18 Suicide threat, stating no weapons and that ex is suicidal, denied going to ER. Harassment,...
May 21, 2018 - 3:33pm
Central Minnesota motorcyclist identified as victim in SD crash
WATERTOWN, S.D. – A 67-year-old Brooten motorcyclist from central Minnesota has been identified as the person who died Friday in a motorcycle...
May 21, 2018 - 2:37pm
Baseball: Merritt's one-hitter leads B-E over Hancock
The Brandon-Evansville baseball team went to Hancock last Thursday night for a Section 6A and Pheasant Conference contest. Both teams were kept...
May 21, 2018 - 12:40pm
Girls golf: Cardinals take another CLC meet
The Alexandria girls golf team wrapped up another Central Lakes Conference win last Friday as the Cardinals shot a 345 in Willmar. That was 13...
May 21, 2018 - 12:40pm
Softball: Chargers end regular season on 12-game winning streak
The Brandon-Evansville softball team wrapped up its regular season on a 12-game winning streak last Friday after the Chargers (14-4) beat Minnewaska...
May 21, 2018 - 11:13am
Softball: Cardinals swept by Rocori ahead of home playoff game
The Alexandria softball team was swept in a doubleheader at Rocori last Friday night ahead of a home playoff game for the Cardinals this Tuesday. Alexandria (7-10, 7-7 Central Lakes Conference) was seeded fourth in the Section 8AAA Tournament. The Cardinals will host fifth-seeded...
May 21, 2018 - 11:13am
Baseball: Cardinals host youth night Tuesday where kids get in free
The Alexandria baseball team will host a youth night during its game against St. Cloud Apollo on Tuesday. The game starts at 6 p.m. at Knute Nelson Memorial Ballpark. Youth players get in free to the game, along with getting a free hot dog, pop and chips, just by wearing their baseball...
May 21, 2018 - 10:29am
Track and field: Lakers third, Osakis ninth at state true team
Twelve of the top Class A track and field programs met up in Stillwater on Saturday for the Class A True Team state meet, with Osakis and Minnewaska...
May 21, 2018 - 10:28am
Baseball: Streaks battle but fall to Pierz in section game
The Osakis baseball team hosted Pierz on Friday night for a Section 6 AA matchup as the Pioneers snapped a three-game winning streak for the...
May 21, 2018 - 9:39am
Tennis: Jost secures Alexandria’s spot in sections
The Alexandria tennis team got a 6-1 win over Detroit Lakes in the last regular-season match of the season last Friday.
May 21, 2018 - 9:20am
Concerts return to courthouse lawn
Music will blow through Alexandria streets again each Thursday evening as Concerts on the Courthouse Lawn begins another season on May 24. It...
May 21, 2018 - 6:34am