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3 killed, more than 100 injured in N.J. train crash
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Sept. 28
I-94 west ramps to close in Alexandria
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Sept. 27
How does the zipper merge work?
Sports schedule for Thursday, Sept. 29
CLC athletes of the week for Sept. 26
Swimming: Cards lap Little Falls in the pool
Volleyball: WCA takes Hancock in four
Volleyball: Monte edges Lakers in five
Driver improvement program offered
Big Vehicle Day set for Oct. 1
First female road deputy now admin of the year
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Wedding - Niemczyk and Koudela
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
The allure of musky lures: Parkers Prairie couple finds a career in tackle
A pretty good opener locally
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mark E. Ebsen
William "Bill" Henry Williams
Ervin "Erv" Kluver
Matthew "Matt" Kjelland
LETTER: Resident wants road improvements
LETTER: Are prophets among us?
IN THE KNOW: If you see something, say something
EDITORIAL: Agriculture offers enticing career choices
LETTER: Promote business and tourism
Foraging for wild berries in Minnesota
Motorists, farm equipment operators should share road
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
hires and promotions
On The Street
Update: Police arrest robbery suspect
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
May 17, 2016
Stringer full of walleyes
The wind calmed down a little from Saturday and gave way to a nice Sunday for anglers in the Alexandria area who took advantage of opening weekend...
May 17, 2016 - 1:19pm
May 16, 2016
Lamb, Trenne lead Alex shooters
The Alexandria trap shooting team had nine students finish with scores of 45 or better out of a possible 50 during the May 9 shoot at the Alexandria Shooting Park. Spencer Lamb and Jordan Trenne each had perfect series of 25 as both finished with scores of 47 overall. Jeremy Knight...
May 16, 2016 - 10:51am
May 14, 2016
Wind and cold can't ruin the fun of opener
It was cold. It was windy. But it was the Minnesota fishing opener. That meant there are those who braved the elements on Saturday to officially...
May 14, 2016 - 1:41pm
May 12, 2016
Mike Frisch: A guide to opener success
Finally, opening day for the gamefish season, aka "the walleye opener," is here! This is the day many of us have been waiting for since putting...
May 12, 2016 - 8:24am
May 11, 2016
DNR release: Mandatory training required for AIS violators
Starting this boating season, anyone found guilty of violating Minnesota’s aquatic invasive species laws will not only have to pay the required fines but will also have to complete mandatory training. The short “Clean In Clean Out” training must be completed before people found...
May 11, 2016 - 2:13pm
Different times: Fishing has changed and so has the industry as anglers look ahead to opener
This Saturday at midnight, there will be anglers backing their boats into waters around Douglas County, and landings on some of the most popular...
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am