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Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, July 26
Around the County: Millerville Butter Days
GMO bill edges ahead in U.S. House
1,000 cyclists on a mission roll through Douglas County
A knockout Party in the Street
VFW district baseball: 16s to square off with 15s after six-inning win
Seven under-14 Alex Swim Club members head to state at Rochester
A first time finisher at Grandma's: Hochsprung youngest male finisher at Duluth marathon
Millers look ahead to next summer after two losses
Alexandria set to host VFW tournament this weekend
A treasure trove of crafts awaits at Art in the Park
Grants offered for artists to quick start next project
Alexandria Public Schools back-to-school packets are ready
Nutty for coconut ice cream
Benefit for Steve Pederson family is July 30
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
Big smallmouth caught during boat parade
Locals make good on Minnewaska
DNR release: Muskies to be stocked in Gull and Fairmont chain of lakes
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
David Kenneth Holm
Myrna A. Zimmerman
Ruth Ann Struck
Carol Diane Jeffries
Wendy Jo (Muzik) Kuhnau
LETTER: Some people think laws don't apply to them
LETTER: Unique ecosystem needs protection
LETTER: Candidate can't keep simple promise
IN THE KNOW: There is so much right with America
From the archives - 2006: Bill Ingebrigtsen files for Senate as Republican candidate
Save money, water by using rain barrels
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Corn Views: Farmers take leadership role on water quality issues
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Gardening for the senses
Three single moms can now get to work
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
Bell State Bank and Trust receives five stars from bank research firm
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
June 15, 2016
One for the wall
Dawson Zuroff of Hebron, North Dakota was vacationing with his family at Brentwood Estate on Big Chippewa Lake when he latched into the biggest...
June 15, 2016 - 11:42am
Walgrave's big day
Seven-year-old Chase Walgrave of Shakopee had a memorable day fishing with his grandfather and Alexandria native Randy Mickelson in late May....
June 15, 2016 - 11:39am
Mickelson's big pike
Matthew Mickelson of Maple Grove, great-grandson of Alexandria's Ruth Amundson, was fishing on Lake L'Homme Dieu on May 27 when he latched into...
June 15, 2016 - 11:37am
June 13, 2016
Reducing some rough fish
Weather conditions looked promising for the second annual Douglas County Bow Fishing Tournament heading into the weekend. The hot and muggy temperatures...
June 13, 2016 - 11:35am
June 8, 2016
PF, AAHS team up to educate and provide for pollinators
More studies continue to confirm that the loss of pollinators around the globe has the ability to threaten the world’s food supply. A report...
June 8, 2016 - 10:20am
Mike Frisch: Walleyes on the move
Spring walleye fishing in a lot of Minnesota lakes often means jigs or slip-sinker live bait rigs tipped with minnows and fished slowly in fairly...
June 8, 2016 - 9:57am
June 6, 2016
Second DC bow fishing challenge coming to Alexandria
The second Douglas County Bow Fishing Challenge is set for June 11-12. Check-in is from 6-8 p.m. on June 11 before boats depart at 9 p.m. Weigh-in is from 5-6 a.m. on June 12. Both the check-in and weigh-in are at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. There is a 100 percent payback for...
June 6, 2016 - 9:31am
June 2, 2016
Minnesota moose may need endangered list
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Thursday announced that Minnesota's rapidly declining moose herd may warrant protection under the federal Endangered Species Act. The federal agency is responding to a petition filed last year by the Center for Biological Diversity that moose...
June 2, 2016 - 1:14pm
A burning problem
Editor's note: This article has been edited to fit this publication and was first published in the Minnesota Conservation Volunteer. The little...
June 2, 2016 - 10:34am
May 26, 2016
Mike Frisch: Early season bassin'
Spring largemouth bass fishing is usually a shallow-water affair as these fish are often in, and around, shallow water cover at this time. Pencil...
May 26, 2016 - 4:42pm
Legislative audit: DNR deer management sound but needs improvement
Management of white-tailed deer by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is sound, and the agency’s methods of estimating deer populations...
May 26, 2016 - 1:29pm
Outdoor issues after the legislative session: No blaze pink, but lead ammo ban is a go
ST. PAUL -- Blaze pink is dead. Minnesota’s lead-ammo ban and muskie stocking plans are alive. A wholesale makeover of northern pike fishing regulations is on the slow track. And a plan to expand the elk herd has been dealt a major setback. Those are among the biggest upshots for...
May 26, 2016 - 1:05pm
May 23, 2016
Millerville Sportsmen help 22 kids gain gun safety certificates
The Millerville Sportsmen Club recently helped 22 students complete their gun safety training. The local outdoor group has three certified instructors...
May 23, 2016 - 11:08am
May 18, 2016
Alexandria trap team still first in its league
The weather conditions were ideal for trap shooting on May 16 and a lot of high scores followed for the Alexandria Area High School trap shooting...
May 18, 2016 - 11:38am
A little patience leads to Nohre's first bird
Ten-year-old Blake Nohre and his father, Dave, were running a little late to the woods near Miltona on the morning of May 1, but it didn't cost...
May 18, 2016 - 12:00am