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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
Update: Interstate 94 reopen
Interstate 94 between Alexandria and Osakis was reopened around 6:30 a.m. Thursday morning after a semi rolled over. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the right lane near mile marker 108 is still blocked until the semi can be removed from the roadway. Reportedly, the semi...
September 20, 2018 - 7:02am
Interstate temporarily closed between Alex and Osakis
Shortly after 3 a.m., the Minnesota State Patrol issued a news release stating motorists on Interstate 94 will encounter a temporary detour between...
September 20, 2018 - 5:30am
September 17, 2018
UPDATE: Driver with medical problem dies after hitting pole
Larry Kittelson, 80, of Starbuck died after he experienced a medical problem while driving on County Road 82 west of the Douglas County Fairgrounds...
September 17, 2018 - 12:49pm
September 12, 2018
Driver in wrong lane injured in rollover
A 21-year-old Fargo man was injured in a one-vehicle crash south of Alexandria Wednesday, Sept. 12. Elmi Abdikadir Elmi was driving a 2005 Jeep Wrangler north in the southbound lane of Highway 114 south of County Road 4 in Holmes City Township at about 1:30 p.m., according to the...
September 12, 2018 - 5:08pm
September 11, 2018
Lowry man injured in motorcycle crash
A 34-year-old Lowry man was taken to the hospital Tuesday after crashing his motorcycle. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Nathanial Tahtinen...
September 11, 2018 - 4:16pm
September 7, 2018
Final report says pilot error to blame for Alexandria helicopter crash
A final report from the federal agency investigating an air ambulance helicopter crash in Alexandria showed pilot error as the ultimate cause...
September 7, 2018 - 7:07pm
September 4, 2018
116 die during deadliest days on Minnesota roads
ST. PAUL -- August marked the first time in four months where fatalities dropped below 30 traffic-related deaths during a single month, Minnesota...
September 4, 2018 - 2:00pm
August 31, 2018
Father, 3 children die after capsizing in Apostle Islands on Lake Superior
APOSTLE ISLANDS NATIONAL LAKESHORE --A mother is the sole survivor after her husband and their three children died when their kayak capsized...
August 31, 2018 - 2:13pm
UPDATE: Man injured in motorcycle crash west of Alexandria
A 19-year-old Albany man was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash west of Alexandria early Friday morning. At about 1:45 a.m., Carson Allen Keck was driving his 2004 Yamaha north on Highway 114 in LaGrand Township when he failed to negotiate a curve and went off the right side...
August 31, 2018 - 10:01am
Update: Driver injured in fiery crash off I-94
A car exiting Interstate 94 south of Garfield was struck by another vehicle and caught fire Thursday afternoon. Glenn Frisell, 40, of Alexandria...
August 31, 2018 - 8:01am
It's only a drill - but an important one w/video
Emergency vehicles with lights flashing and sirens blaring descended upon the scene of a school bus turned on its side last Monday evening on...
August 31, 2018 - 6:06am
August 30, 2018
Trench collapses on man on farm in western Minnesota
ROTHSAY, Minn. -- A man had to be rescued from the bottom of a trench the morning of Wednesday, Aug. 29, in rural Rothsay, Minnesota, when it collapsed on him. Wilkin County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call at 11 a.m. of a man trapped at a rural farmstead outside of Rothsay....
August 30, 2018 - 6:54pm
Update: Crash on CR 82 causes injuries w/video
Five people were taken to the hospital following a two-vehicle crash Thursday morning on County Road 82. The crash happened between Nelson...
August 30, 2018 - 4:44pm
Woman injured in three-vehicle crash in Pope County
A Starbuck woman was injured in a three-vehicle crash in Pope County this morning, Thursday, shortly after 8 a.m. Nan Hagerty of Starbuck was driving a 2008 Grand Prix east on Highway 28 in Minnewaska Township and was slowing down to make a left turn onto Sunny View Drive when she...
August 30, 2018 - 11:59am
August 28, 2018
Brothers help lift van off girl pinned underneath
Casey Skinner was at Chippewa Park on Saturday with family members enjoying the day. He hadn't seen his nephews in awhile, so his family decided...
August 28, 2018 - 9:52am