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Law Enforcement Blotter: Tuesday, September 19
Storm knocks out power in some parts of county
Big hills to climb: Group takes on Mount Everest, cure for debilitating disease
UPDATE: Boyfriend with a record arrested in crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
Minn. motorcyclist in Panda suit ticketed by State Patrol
Cross country: Chargers see progress in Melrose
Cross Country: WCA sets records and takes first in Melrose
Tennis: Lakers sweep Melrose, 7-0
Volleyball: Knights surrender to Frazee in three sets
Volleyball: Lakers lose conference game to Melrose
Events promote talking about suicide
Ecumen gives look at daytime senior care
New musicians invited to Open Mic Night
Habitat for Humanity dedicates home, seeks more clients
Photo of the Week
Don & Betty Kuelbs
Gary & Molly Buse
Gary & Molly Buse
DNR release: Optimistic about Saturday's duck opener
Posted, but done properly? Rules, prosecuting case can be complicated
Mike Frisch: Cover more water
A whirlwind of a win: Alexandria anglers take big payday in first pro tournament
DNR roadside survey: Pheasant index down 26 percent
Betty Ruth Berry
Sharon L. Thoennes
Barbara J. Lee
In the Know: Armor - an unfortunate necessity
Observations from the Archives: 1992: Minnesotans pitch in after Hurricane Andrew hits
It's Our Turn: A whole lot of living to do
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Corn silk bandit robs Holmes City co-op
Letter: Bike helmets prevent brain injuries
Dairy council seeks candidates
Tomato tasting at the library
What's wrong with my tomato plant?
There's still time to plant veggies
Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
On The Street
Feds allow more time for comment on Internet access
Alexandria ReStore remains open, plans expansion
Glenwood resort receives Century Resort designation
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
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March 14, 2017
Homeowner charged with arson after fire destroys Ottertail home
OTTERTAIL, Minn. — Fire heavily damaged a home here Saturday night, March 11, resulting in officials calling it a complete loss, an Otter...
March 14, 2017 - 8:26am
March 7, 2017
Update: Police seek tips for burglaries at Fat Daddy's, Garden Center
Alexandria police continue to investigate a report of cash and other items being stolen from Garden Center Lanes and Fat Daddy’s Bar and Grill...
March 7, 2017 - 1:50pm
February 16, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Feb. 15
Suspicious vehicle, comp reported a vehicle with three occupants were parked behind his vehicle. Occupants spoken, there were using the wireless...
February 16, 2017 - 1:09pm
February 15, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Feb. 14
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Tuesday, Feb. 14 Personal injury accident, one person was taken to Douglas County Hospital with non-life threatening...
February 15, 2017 - 3:32pm
Fergus Falls inmate who escaped Tuesday still on the loose
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- The Fergus Falls Police Department and the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office are still looking for an inmate who left...
February 15, 2017 - 3:18pm
February 14, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, Feb. 13
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Monday, Feb. 13 Personal injury accident, driver lost control and slid into ditch, striking a tree. Person...
February 14, 2017 - 11:27am
February 13, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Feb 10 - Sunday, Feb. 12
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Friday, Feb. 10 Suspicious activity, comp reported people coming on his property at night and taking old junk....
February 13, 2017 - 11:23am
February 10, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, Feb. 9
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Thursday, Feb. 9 Attempted fraud/scam, comp wanted to talk to an officer regarding the “grandson in jail”...
February 10, 2017 - 12:28pm
February 9, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Feb. 8
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Wednesday, Feb. 8 Utility company call, comp was driving by and heard a loud jet engine sound, called company and was told that typically happens when a main valve freezes, technician in route, Alex. School bus violation, stop arm violation, driver...
February 9, 2017 - 12:08pm
February 8, 2017
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, Feb. 6 and Tuesday, Feb. 7
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Monday, Feb. 6 Public assist, comp received call from alarm company about low temperature at a residence. House was secure and comp was advised of findings, Alexandria. Vehicle in ditch. An unoccupied vehicle, which was not a hazard, was found near...
February 8, 2017 - 3:45pm
January 25, 2017
Update: Arrest made after standoff
Local law enforcement, including the Douglas County SWAT Team, were called to a home on Runestone Drive in east Alexandria around 8 p.m. Tuesday...
January 25, 2017 - 4:17pm
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Nov. 25
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Wednesday, Nov. 23 Property damage accident, pickup pulling a U-Haul, Intersate 94, mile marker 103. Vehicle...
November 25, 2016 - 3:07pm
November 8, 2016
Man drove other people's cars while drunk, charges say
DONNELLY, Minn. -- Law enforcement officials learned a Stevens County man was driving under the influence when he drove two different cars he mistakenly thought he owned, a complaint filed in Stevens County District Court alleges. John Robert Bristle, 72, of Donnelly, drove another...
November 8, 2016 - 6:48pm
Updated: Victim, suspect identified in Wadena shooting
By Forum News Service WADENA, MINN -- Authorities have identified a female victim and a suspect in a fatal shooting after a man led authorities on a chase through Wadena and Otter Tail Counties on Monday, Nov. 7. Around 2:30 p.m. Monday, the sheriff's office was called to the 300...
November 8, 2016 - 7:37am
October 10, 2016
1 arrested after stabbings at Mall of America
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- Police arrested a 33-year-old Richfield man Sunday evening for allegedly stabbing two people at the Mall of America.A fight broke out about 5:30 p.m. Sunday on the third level of the mall’s east side. Two men were stabbed. The fight was among a group of people...
October 10, 2016 - 1:22pm