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Composting among new director's priorities
Done Trash Talking
1 prisoner remains at large after transport van carrying inmates is overtaken
Power outage planned for north Alexandria
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, May 25
Eagles Horseshoe League Standings
Trap Shooting: Perfect score from Brezina leads Alexandria shooters
Track and Field: Minnewaska, WCA battle in subsections
Baseball: Merritt tosses complete game in starting pitching debut
Track and field: A-B-E sends eight to sections
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Runestone, Legacy of the Lakes museums unveil new exhibits
At Ole Oppe Fest, Big Ole will meet new family member
Have questions? The library has answers
Flags to fly on Veterans Hill
Engaged - Bruzik and Johnson
Engaged - Teichert and Kelly
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Morken: Becoming a better bow hunter
Nice bass for Maeyaert
Fee increases added to final environment bill
Morken: Still time to fill that tag as toms continue to sound off
Minnesota opener: Slow going on Reno Saturday morning
Dennis Douglas Pearson
Richard "Dick" H. Hodgson
Marion G. Bauer
Lee Howard Urness
Guest editorial: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
Observations from the Archives: 1967: Hardware Hank's is Official Barbie Trade-In Headquarters
Commentary: Reforms protect your water and your wallet
Letter: Pray for persecuted Christians
Letter: Memorial Day meaning can get lost
4-H trains youth as camp counselors
4-H'ers take the stage
Master gardeners plant sale coming up
Crabgrass prevention in your home lawn
Gardening Brown Bag series offered
Winery, brewery and distillery hope customers come crawling
Groundbreaking next week on mental health facility
On the Street
New Aagard program provides tool cabinets for employees
Chamber introduces new networking event
hires and promotions
On The Street
October 18, 2015
Minot woman injured in I-94 rollover near Alexandria Sunday
A one vehicle rollover on I-94 at milepost 103 just west of the Alexandria exit sent one woman to the hospital Sunday. According to the Minnesota...
October 18, 2015 - 6:41pm
Aitkin County deputy killed by inmate at St. Cloud Hospital
Bt Sam Louwagie, St. Cloud Times ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- An Aitkin County sheriff's investigator shot and killed at St. Cloud Hospital...
October 18, 2015 - 5:23pm
October 16, 2015
Road reconstruction under way in Holmes City
A significant road reconstruction project is under way in Holmes City. While the project isn’t large in scope, it is significant due to the...
October 16, 2015 - 12:00am
October 8, 2015
Barrel O'Fun being sold to Ohio company
By Jackie Jensen, Forum News Service PERHAM, Minn. -- An Ohio company is buying one of northwest Minnesota’s most popular food manufacturers -- Barrel O’ Fun -- in Perham. Shearer’s Snacks, a manufacturer of salty snacks, cookies and crackers based in northeast Ohio,...
October 8, 2015 - 8:04am
September 22, 2015
Lake residents say buck drowned because of pontoon driver
By Nathan Bowe, Forum News Service DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is investigating the death of a large buck that grew tired and eventually drowned after being followed and harassed by a pontoon driver. The incident happened Sept. 6 on...
September 22, 2015 - 8:10am
September 10, 2015
Advisory issued about breakfast sausage sold in Fergus Falls
The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) and Fergus Locker Plant LLC of Fergus Falls, have issued a consumer advisory for pork links (breakfast...
September 10, 2015 - 8:31am
September 9, 2015
One dead in Montevideo stabbing
By Forum News Service MONTEVIDEO, Minn. -- One person is dead as a result of a stabbing Tuesday in Montevideo in western Minnesota. The 44-year-old victim and the 54-year-old suspect are both from Montevideo, according to a press release from the Montevideo Police Department....
September 9, 2015 - 11:04am
September 1, 2015
One dead, two others treated after house fire in Freeport
By Forum News Service FREEPORT, Minn. -- One person was found dead after authorities responded to an early morning house fire Tuesday in downtown Freeport in central Minnesota. Two other individuals at the home were able to get out of the house and were treated for smoke inhalation,...
September 1, 2015 - 9:43am
August 26, 2015
News Briefs: Two teens killed in crash near Litchfield
The following news briefs are from Forum Communication Company newspapers and media partners in Minnesota. Two teens killed in crash; alcohol believed to be a factor LITCHFIELD, Minn. – Two teenagers were killed late Tuesday in a crash near Litchfield, and the Minnesota...
August 26, 2015 - 10:43am
August 21, 2013
Detroit Lakes man convicted of murder in mobile home shooting
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.
August 21, 2013 - 9:25am
August 13, 2013
Father, son from Fergus Falls suspected of murdering relative
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.
August 13, 2013 - 10:57am
August 10, 2013
Perham museums grow with new executive hire
In continuing its efforts to strengthen two museums, Friends of the History Museum of East Otter Tail County announced hiring Darla Ellingson as its new executive director and chief operating officer. Ellingson will manage the History Museum, In Their Own Words Veterans Museum and...
August 10, 2013 - 10:20am
July 30, 2013
Willmar woman, 79, killed in her home; no arrests made
WILLMAR, Minn. -- A 79-year-old woman was killed inside her Willmar home and authorities are seeking the public's help in the case. Lila Warwick was found dead in her residence Monday afternoon on the east side of Willmar. According to Kandiyohi County Sheriff Dan Hartog, officials...
July 30, 2013 - 1:36pm
June 20, 2013
Moorhead police investigating homicide
MOORHEAD - Moorhead police are investigating a homicide after being called to 1209 Main Ave. around 9:25 p.m. Wednesday. Officers were called to that address for a medical assist. When they got there, officers found the body of an adult male. Police say it is early in the investigation...
June 20, 2013 - 7:45am
April 15, 2013
Charges allege Detroit Lakes man killed woman with crossbow
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- A man who allegedly shot and killed 69-year-old Geraldine Kading with a crossbow here Wednesday before turning the arrows on himself has been charged with second-degree murder. The Becker County Attorney's Office filed charges against David Lee Stensrud, 56,...
April 15, 2013 - 10:13am