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Building remains strong in Alexandria
Five things to know from city council
Alexandria upgrades office technology
Charges dropped against Minn. woman accused of sex trafficking
Gas prices expected to rise for summer
Boys golf: Osakis 13th for pre-sections at Blackberry Ridge
Sports schedule for Monday, April 24
Track and field: Cards take second at Sabre Quad
Boys golf: Cards win 16-team invite at Perham
Track and Field: Roste ties school record as Cards win at Sartell
Gala to feature student-made items in silent auction
Garms Family to perform southern gospel music concert
Free seminar discusses end of life planning
Amazing Journeys Together hosts special presentation
Births - April 21, 2017
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Outdoor issues at stake in environmental bills: Viking Sportsmen on board with fee increases
DNR release: Spring burning restrictions begin today
Norman Allen Potvin
Jarrin "Jerry" Stark
Eudoris V. Hagen
Orville E. Lien
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
COMMENTARY: Don't shortchange students
Letter: New buffer law will create problems
Letter: How to celebrate Earth Day
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 2, 2016
Man charged with felony for fleeing police
A 19-year-old Alexandria man was charged with a felony for allegedly fleeing police officers on Feb. 23. Damien Stephen Donahue was charged with...
March 2, 2016 - 12:00am
February 26, 2016
UPDATE: Suspect faces four felonies after pot farm is found in Garfield
A 29-year-old Minneapolis man faces four felony charges involving the attempted manufacturing and selling of marijuana after authorities uncovered...
February 26, 2016 - 3:44pm
February 25, 2016
Man arrested for assaulting, threatening woman with blowtorch in Perham
A 25-year-old Perham man faces charges in Otter Tail County District Court for allegedly assaulting and also threatening a woman with various weapons and a blowtorch on Saturday, according to his case file. David Wilson Powell reportedly got into an argument with a woman on Southwest...
February 25, 2016 - 8:21am
February 24, 2016
Miltona burglary under investigation
According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, a burglary was reported at a residence on County Road 14 near Miltona on Wednesday, Feb. 17. The burglary is currently under investigation. Items reported stolen include five guns, an iPod, a laptop and a game camera. The burglary...
February 24, 2016 - 12:00am
February 1, 2016
Law enforcement blotter: Friday, Jan. 29 through Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE* January 29 Domestic, comp’s son drunk, threatened to kill her and broke items in house, K-9 deployed, suspect arrested, transported to jail, then to ER, then back to jail, Grand Ave, Kensington. Child protection issue reported by Pope County Human...
February 1, 2016 - 11:29am
January 29, 2016
More fraud cases, more money taken in 2015
For the second year in a row, there were fewer cases of public assistance fraud in Douglas County, but more money was taken. Last year in Douglas...
January 29, 2016 - 12:00am
January 25, 2016
No charges to be filed for now in death of Detroit Lakes woman
By Forum News Service The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension reports no charges will be filed for now in the death of a Detroit Lakes woman who was found dead in a tent in Menahga in the summer of 2014. Previous reports said family members found Kelly Marie Lund, 32, dead in...
January 25, 2016 - 9:53am
January 12, 2016
Driver ejected in fatal crash in Becker County
By Forum News Service A driver was ejected in a fatal rollover crash near Osage that was discovered by a passing motorist Tuesday morning, according to the Becker County Sheriff's Office. The crash happened on County Road 123, about three miles south of Osage. It appeared the crash...
January 12, 2016 - 1:39pm
December 27, 2015
Christmas at Spruce Hill
A crowd gathered at the small, historic Spruce Hill Church Sunday for a Christmas service that has become an annual tradition for many. The Christmas...
December 27, 2015 - 4:32pm
December 21, 2015
Alexandria woman imprisoned for smuggling meth to boyfriend in prison who died from overdose
By Forum News Service An Alexandria woman who smuggled in methamphetamine capsules into the state prison at Faribault that later killed her...
December 21, 2015 - 1:53pm
December 18, 2015
Alexandria man arrested in federal money laundering sting
A 46-year-old Alexandria man was arrested with two other men in a multi-million dollar money laundering sting conducted by federal authorities...
December 18, 2015 - 12:00am
December 2, 2015
Dispute leads to gunfire
A domestic disturbance in Alexandria on Thanksgiving night resulted in gunfire, an arrest and felony charges. Ladetrick Rone, 36, of Alexandria...
December 2, 2015 - 12:00am
Plea agreement reached for July meth bust
An Alexandria man arrested during a meth bust last summer will be sentenced early next year. On July 22, law enforcement searched the house...
December 2, 2015 - 12:00am
November 21, 2015
A day of crafts and socializing
Many people enjoyed the bright, sunny Saturday to take a drive for some shopping and socializing. Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City held...
November 21, 2015 - 12:21pm
November 6, 2015
Robertson faces additional sex crime charges
A former Alexandria man sentenced in July for criminal sexual conduct has again been charged with additional sex crimes. Colin Lloyd Robertson,...
November 6, 2015 - 12:00am