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Council considers ban on vaping
County out to find source of Lake Ida problems
You asked: When will County Road 12 reopen?
Evansville man pleads not guilty to drug, property crimes
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, October 19
Football: Panthers lose final regular season game
Alex swimming: Youth movement taking shape
Morken: Breaking down the area section football fields
Football: Lakers ready for playoffs after taking care of Benson
Football scores from Wednesday, Oct. 18
Alexandrian named to '50 over 50' list of exceptional Minnesotans
Auditions begin for Andria Theatre's Mousetrap
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Homeless advocates praise movie opening Friday in Alexandria
Jerome & Irene Hagen
Gene & Mary
Pheasant opener: Better than numbers might indicate
Region 9 hosts snowmobilers fall workshop
Jackson's first hunt success
Jennie Lake re-established as a waterfowl refuge
Morken: Trying to master scent control
Evangeline G. Ekdahl
Brian James Conn
Deloris A. Elmquist
Margaret Ann Steidl 'Peggy' Karnis
LETTER: Don't blame ER for mental illness care
LETTER: City plans for next five to 50 years
LETTER: Look inward and listen in discussing racism
1967: Four rolls of toilet paper cost 39 cents
EDITORIAL: Is First Amendment disgusting?
Going far with 4-H horses
4-H dogs and young handlers take home awards
Putting your garden to bed
Palmer amaranth crops up in Todd County
Farmer deadlines approaching
New Bethany owners envision upgrades
Small change adds up for youth groups
On The Street
Three Bello Cucina locations for sale, including Alexandria
Professional women to honor employers, Woman of the Year
hires and promotions
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October 16, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, October 13 through Sunday, October 15
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Friday, October 13 Public assist, patient needs ride home, Alex. Fraud, comp received a phone message yesterday...
October 16, 2017 - 11:50am
October 15, 2017
Miltona celebration combines Oktoberfest with Fire Prevention Week
There was sauerkraut. There was hammerschlagen. And there was the Schnitzelbank. It was an Oktoberfest festival at the Miltona Fire Hall on...
October 15, 2017 - 5:34pm
Second body recovered from plane that struck power lines and crashed in Mississippi
ANOKA, Minn. — Authorities said Sunday, Oct. 15, they have recovered the body of a Princeton man they believe was piloting a single-engine plane that struck power lines and crashed into the Mississippi River in Anoka on Friday night. The body recovered from the wreckage Sunday...
October 15, 2017 - 4:33pm
Events mark domestic violence awareness
A former candidate for the state senate and a former Mrs. Minnesota International winner will both be speaking at domestic violence awareness...
October 15, 2017 - 12:34pm
October 14, 2017
Garfield home damaged by fire
A Garfield home was damaged Saturday when a fire started in a wood pile. A Douglas County Sheriff's Office deputy used a fire extinguisher to knock down the fire after it was reported at 1:20 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, at 6536 County Road 82 NW. The Garfield Fire Department then put...
October 14, 2017 - 8:44pm
Farmers beating Nov. 1 buffer deadline
Many farmers in Douglas County didn't like how the state's new buffer law came to be. They felt left out of the process and were frustrated when many of their suggestions to ease the requirements were shot down in the Legislature, according to Andy Rice with the Douglas Soil and Water...
October 14, 2017 - 4:25pm
AgweekTV: Rina’s Garden is growing up some big things in Kindred, N.D.
If you're in need of a good pumpkin this Halloween there's a place you might want to check out. We found a little girl with a big garden full...
October 14, 2017 - 8:30am
October 13, 2017
1 reportedly killed as plane crashes into Mississippi River
ANOKA, Minn. -- A small airplane crashed into the Mississippi River in Anoka late Friday afternoon, according to the Anoka County sheriff’s...
October 13, 2017 - 8:30pm
Nursing program helps new moms feel at home
During Shanna Scofield's home visit, the atmosphere is friendly and comfortable. The way Mandy Dahlseng asks Scofield about her weekend and...
October 13, 2017 - 1:02pm
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, October 12
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Thursday, October 12 Property damage crash, Co Rd 82 SE, Alex. Suspicious activity, believes someone is following...
October 13, 2017 - 10:37am
Evansville student's blood drive efforts earn scholarship
Toni Wright of Evansville helped save lives by hosting an American Red Cross blood drive this summer in her hometown and earned a $1,000 scholarship...
October 13, 2017 - 9:25am
October 12, 2017
Fired Minnesota prison warden reinstated
STILLWATER, Minn.—The Stillwater prison warden — fired after an internal investigation over sexually explicit emails and work comments, an explosive complaint hearing and a false work reference — has been awarded reinstatement by a state arbiter. Following his firing...
October 12, 2017 - 9:18pm
Minn. man sentenced to prison time, lifelong supervised release for sexual assault
WILLMAR, Minn. — A Raymond man was sentenced on Wednesday, Oct. 11, to nine years in prison and 100 years on supervised release for sexually...
October 12, 2017 - 11:37am
Law Enforcement Blotter: Wednesday, October 11
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Wednesday, October 11 Theft, believes someone stole her package, Alex. Public assist, child did not show for...
October 12, 2017 - 10:23am
'Part of something special:' Red Cross volunteers back from disaster relief missions
Devastated. Shocked. Deserted. Thankful. These are just a few of the words used by four Red Cross volunteers from Douglas County after being...
October 12, 2017 - 9:14am