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Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, February 16 through Monday, February 19
Central Minn. teacher plans walkout over gun violence as part of national movement
Police, parents search for missing Red Lake woman
County hires first HR director
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
Sports Schedule for Tuesday, Feb. 20
Gymnastics: Alexandria takes third in section meet
Wrestling: Cardinals fall in the first round of section tournament
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria goes undefeated on the road
Girls hockey: Cardinals seeded fourth in Class A state tournament
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
What would Mr. Fitzgerald think?
Rose Cummings (Mom of Pat Gustafson)
Wayne & Berdeen Benson
Northeast's Minnesota moose population remains low but stable
Is feeding the ducks helping or hurting them?
Wolf, entangled in snare, shot and killed in Duluth
Albert takes a position with the DNR
Outdoor briefs: Pheasants Forever banquet set for Feb. 24
Ryan L. Beers
David "Dave" R. Collins
Edward "Ed" Kenneth Grussing
Dorothy M. Weaver
OUR TURN: It's not easy, but it's pretty simple
COMMENTARY: Stop supporting dirty polluters
COMMENTARY: Infrastructure — a bipartisan job creator
Take flu seriously and it's not too late to get a shot
IT'S YOUR TURN: Readers react to splash pad idea
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Alexandria J.C. Penney store to close
USDA: Farm profits to fall in 2018
Adding some kick to downtown: Martial arts studio moves into new location, expands classes
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
Estate planning seminar on Tuesday
hires and promotions
on the street
August 1, 2012
Judging day held for 4-H Food Review, Demonstrations projects
Judging day for Douglas County 4-H'ers in the Food Review and Demonstrations project areas was held Monday, July 16. Food Review and Demonstrations are both public presentations where youth develop self-confidence, express their ideas clearly, acquire subject matter knowledge and...
August 1, 2012 - 12:00am
July 25, 2012
Campers experience 'creepy crawlies' at 4-H Day Camp
Campers discovered the world of critters and bugs at a recent 4-H Day Camp on July 18. Rain caused the location to move from Park Osagi on Lake...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
More than 100 youth attend 4-H camp
One hundred and one youth from 12 counties attended the annual 4-H camp held at the University of Minnesota Morris, June 19-21. This was an increase...
July 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 13, 2012
4-H'ers take to the turf
On July 28, 4-H invites the public to join them in cheering on the Alexandria Beetles' baseball team. Big Stone, Douglas, Grant, Lac qui Parle, Pope and Stevens counties 4-H'ers will be invited to the game. 4-H will provide games and prizes for children before the game begins and...
July 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 27, 2012
'Troopers' take pride in community
Lake Mary Troopers 4-H Club participated in a community pride project at Nordic Meadow Apartments complex, for young adults with disabilities,...
June 27, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
4-H summer day camps scheduled
This year, four 4-H day camps are scheduled for kids who have completed grades K-4. * June 27: Animal Crackers - Alexandria City Park. Learn about different animals with scales, wings and everything in between. * July 18: Critters and Bugs - Lake Osagi Park, Osakis. Learn about...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
4-H members 'Share the Fun'
4-H members from Douglas County participated in the annual Share-the-Fun program at Osakis Public Schools Auditorium on Sunday, April 15. The Douglas County 4-H Share-the-Fun program is a talent and skit event involving all ages of youth ages kindergarten through one year post high...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
4-H youth take part in leadership conference
Fifty-eight 4-H youth leaders from nine counties in West Central Minnesota attended the 4-H Apps Youth Leadership Conference February 11-12 in...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
4-H Cloverbud Connection event set for March 17
All youth in grades K-2 are invited to attend a Cloverbud Connection event and explore and learn about a variety of topics! Youth will learn...
March 14, 2012 - 12:00am
November 16, 2011
Cloverbud Connection presents animal science session
All youth, kindergarten through grade 2, are invited to explore and learn about a variety of topics, create new things, play games, make new friends and explore the world through the Douglas County 4-H Cloverbud Connection program. The topic for the November 19 session is animal...
November 16, 2011 - 12:00am
November 9, 2011
Pope/Douglas County 4-H members compete at National Poultry Bowl
Four members of the Pope and Douglas County 4-H program have been learning all they can about poultry in preparation for their trip to the National...
November 9, 2011 - 12:00am
October 12, 2011
Explore with Douglas County 4-H Cloverbud Connection
All youth, kindergarten through grade 2, are invited to explore and learn about a variety of topics, create new things, play games, make new friends and explore the world through the Douglas County 4-H Cloverbud Connection program. Sessions are from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Extension Office...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00am
June 9, 2010
Youth day camps set
All area youth are invited to have fun exploring the world around them, hop aboard and learn about things that zoom, experience the world under the sea, become a mad scientist for a day, and spend a day at the county fair. These exciting adventures are all part of the Douglas County...
June 9, 2010 - 12:00am
March 26, 2010
Area 4-H'ers compete in Regional Project Bowls
Eight teams from Douglas County 4-H participated in Minnesota 4-H Regional Project Bowl events in Foley and Hastings recently. Patterned after...
March 26, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2009
4-H group hosts Santa Day
The Liberty Livewires 4-H Club is sponsoring a Santa day and craft/bake sale. The event is set for Sunday, December 6 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Nelson Town Hall and will include crafts, cookies and fun. Santa will arrive at 3 p.m.
December 2, 2009 - 12:00am