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Grabbing groceries for a cause (w/video)
Polaris issues recall on ATVs
Woman charged with felony theft
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, March 27
Council moves to censure Batesole
Alexandria's Hannah Boraas cards hole-in-one in Utah
Cards well represented in all-star series
Baseball: Knights look to build on 14-win season
Boys golf: Two all-conference golfers return for WCA
Lakers to rely on seniors, pitching this spring
Alexandria Public School elementary students 'cash in' on creativity
Artists, crafters sought for Art of the Lakes tour
Love INC welcomes volunteer and Life Skills Class coordinator
Judy Slegh brings healing ministry to House of Prayer
Boy Scouts to conduct 29th annual Scouting for Food drive
Births - March 24, 2017
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Clarence Raymond Lehn
Lynda L (Halvorson) Mackie
COMMENTARY: Proposed well ban could be disastrous
COMMENTARY: Bill promoted by NorthStar Christian Academy hurts Minnesota students
EDITORIAL: Allow cameras in federal courts
IT'S OUR TURN: Have you had 'the talk' yet?
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Cherry Berry closes
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine to host grand opening
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
hires and promotions
On The Street
July 22, 2011
Hoffman man arrested for possessing bath salts
A 36-year-old Hoffman man was arrested for possession of bath salts and synthetic marijuana Tuesday. The investigation involved the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, West Central Minnesota Narcotics Task Force the U.S.
July 22, 2011 - 12:00am
June 26, 2011
Celebrate local foods at Festival of Farms in Staples
On Saturday, July 16, Mel and Lorna Wiens of Staples will be hosting the annual Festival of Farms, a family-friendly event designed to connect community members with area farmers in a celebration of local foods. The day-long event, held at Wiens' Acorn Ridge Farm on the North side...
June 26, 2011 - 9:30am
June 25, 2011
Farmers Union to hold renewable energy tour
National Farmers Union (NFU) is having a Renewable Energy Tour with a stop in Morris on Wednesday, June 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the University of Minnesota Morris, in room 109, the "Cow Palace," classroom of the Imholte Building. "This is a great opportunity for Minnesota...
June 25, 2011 - 5:13pm
June 21, 2011
Eagle Bend man joins national effort to help beginning farmers
EAGLE BEND, Minn. -- Nolan Lenzen last week traveled from his central Minnesota dairy farm near Eagle Bend to Washington, D.C., with an important message: federal support of beginning farmer initiatives can help create jobs and vibrant rural economies. Lenzen, who is a member of...
June 21, 2011 - 10:19am
June 11, 2011
Workshop offered on turfgrass maintenance with reduced environmental impacts
The University of Minnesota Extension is offering a workshop on turfgrass maintenance with reduced environmental impacts on Thursday, June 16 at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources at 1509 North First Avenue in Fergus Falls from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. This course is intended...
June 11, 2011 - 9:52am
May 31, 2011
'Peddling Your Pickles Safely' workshop offered in St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD - Do you make crisp tasty dill pickles? Do your friends rave about your homemade salsa? Have you thought about marketing your home canned products at a farmers' market? If so, the "Peddling Your Pickles Safely?" workshop is for you. At the workshop you will learn about...
May 31, 2011 - 11:30am
May 3, 2011
More charges filed in crash that led to death of Glenwood woman's baby
A driver in an April 15 high-speed chase in St. Cloud that ended in a crash causing the death of a Starbuck man and a Glenwood woman's baby faces additional charges. Timothy R.
May 3, 2011 - 12:21pm
March 31, 2011
Name released of armed robbery suspect in Fergus Falls
The suspect in an armed robbery at the Big Chief Truck Stop in Fergus Falls has been identified. He is Noah Alan Moen, 27, of Fergus Falls, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. He was found dead inside his vehicle, the victim of a self-inflicted injury, according...
March 31, 2011 - 10:06am
March 30, 2011
Fergus Falls robbery suspect found dead
A man suspected of robbing a convenience store in Fergus Falls Tuesday was found dead this morning, the victim of an apparent suicide, according to authorities. Otter Tail County sheriff's deputies were called to an armed robbery at the Big Chief convenience store at about 11:15...
March 30, 2011 - 10:51am
March 26, 2011
Area libraries begin writers group
Calling all writers! The Viking Library System is establishing writers groups in libraries in three communities in the region: New York Mills Public, Elbow Lake, and Fergus Falls. Writers interested in meeting others to find support, refine skills, and gain confidence are invited...
March 26, 2011 - 10:21am
February 7, 2011
Meth investigation leads to two arrests in Elbow Lake Friday
Two suspects were arrested in Elbow Lake Friday and face burglary and meth-related charges. The suspects are Richard John Jacobs, 36, of Hoffman and Petina Sheri Kenoyer, 36, of Elbow Lake. The West Central Minnesota Narcotics Task Force, the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension,...
February 7, 2011 - 9:04am
February 4, 2011
Suspect faces charges in Grey Eagle assault and burglary
Authorities have filed a complaint against a 43-year-old rural Swanville man in connection with a home invasion and assault that happened in Grey Eagle last fall. According to the Todd County Sheriff's Office, Robert John Wilder faces a long string of charges.
February 4, 2011 - 12:33pm
January 17, 2011
Wadena husband, wife charged with sex crimes
A husband and wife face multiple sex crimes in Wadena County District Court for allegedly engaging an adolescent boy in sexual acts. According to court documents, a Wadena County Human Services worker alerted police after interviewing Susan Rae Ruhl, 34. On Dec. 30, Susan Ruhl described...
January 17, 2011 - 4:34pm
January 13, 2011
Surveillance video released from armed robbery in Dent
January 13, 2011 - 4:35pm
January 10, 2011
Hastings police officer could lose his job after being accused of stealing corkscrew
HASTINGS, Minn. - A $10 corkscrew is causing all kinds of trouble for Hastings Police Officer Rene Doffing. Doffing was charged last week for misdemeanor theft after allegedly stealing a corkscrew from the Green Mill here on Nov. 22. If convicted, Doffing could lose his license...
January 10, 2011 - 10:30am