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Unique memorial honors vet: Flag disposal box set up in Lowry
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MNsure allows longer for people to enroll for health insurance
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
For the record
Sports scores from Saturday, Dec. 16
Basketball scores from Friday, Dec. 15
Boys basketball: Lakers run winning streak to five games
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria runs December winning streak to five games
Girls basketball: Second half propels Knights past Hancock
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
Serving up 'real food'
Helping African firefighters
From the stand: Adjusting to late season
New northern pike regulations coming in 2018
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Mike Frisch: Icing winter walleyes
Local hunters keep an eye on CWD developments
Barbara Ellen Merreighn Lommen
Monica Mary Baltes
Lou B. Geris
Kenneth "Fritz" Roy Dahlke
Herbert Nicholas Botzet
OUR TURN: Why is America getting less happy?
LETTER: Christmas spirit shines on through the night
LETTER: Selective TV remains a good value
LETTER: Community works together to help those in need
LETTER: An onslaught against Christian values
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
Pelican Lake wind turbine canceled by power co-op
Seeking top young professionals
ATCC Foundation honors 2017 philanthropists
On The Street
Bello Cucina abruptly closes doors for good
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February 29, 2012
Local 4-H members compete in national poultry, egg conference
The 2011 National Poultry Bowl and Egg Conference was held November 16-17 at the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center in Louisville, Kentucky. The...
February 29, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2011
4-H'ers earn honors in food review and demonstration project areas
Douglas County 4-H'ers in the Food Review and Demonstrations project areas had their projects judged on Friday, July 15. Food Review and Demonstrations...
August 10, 2011 - 12:00am
July 6, 2011
4-H'ers go 'Sky High' at recent camp
Ninety youth from 12 counties attended the annual 4-H camp recently. This year's theme was "Sky High." Activities included rock climbing, underwater...
July 6, 2011 - 12:00am
June 15, 2011
How do 4-H and science relate to each other?
Science - the systematized knowledge derived from observation, study and experimentation carried on in order to determine the nature or principles...
June 15, 2011 - 12:00am
May 25, 2011
4-H Rabbit Fun Show held
The annual Douglas County 4-H Rabbit Fun Show was held Sunday, May 1 at the Brandon Auditorium. The rabbit project is one of many animal science...
May 25, 2011 - 12:00am
May 18, 2011
Local 4-H'ers fare well at State Project Bowl
Four teams from Douglas County 4-H participated in the Minnesota 4-H State Project Bowl event held in Foley on April 17. To qualify for the...
May 18, 2011 - 12:00am
April 20, 2011
Area youth attend 4-H camp counselor training
Several area youth attended the 4-H camp counselor training held April 9 near Morris. The students learned such life skills as communications,...
April 20, 2011 - 12:00am
April 6, 2011
Teams perform well in 4-H Regional Project Bowl
Eight teams from Douglas County 4-H participated in the Minnesota 4-H Regional Project Bowl event held in Foley. The Project Bowl is the second...
April 6, 2011 - 12:00am
February 16, 2011
4-H Cloverbud Connection open to area youngsters
Youth in kindergarten through grade 2 are invited to explore and learn about a variety of topics in Douglas County 4-H Cloverbud Connection. Children will create new things, play games, make friends and explore the world. The group meets monthly on the following dates: Saturdays,...
February 16, 2011 - 12:00am
January 12, 2011
Youth invited to join 4-H Cloverbud Connection
Youth in kindergarten through 2nd grade are invited to join the Douglas County 4-H Cloverbud Connection. Youth will learn and create new things, play games, make new friends and explore the world. The dates of the program are January 15, February 19, March 19, April 16, May 21, June...
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
November 5, 2010
Douglas County 4-H'ers compete at state horse, dog shows
September is a busy month for Douglas County 4-Hers as they complete the 4-H year by competing at state events. The 4-H State Horse Show was held at the State Fairgrounds Coliseum September 17-20. Riding in the pleasure classes were: Trenton Coyer with the Hoofbeats 4-H Club of...
November 5, 2010 - 12:00am
October 20, 2010
Area 4-H'ers take part in State Shooting Sports and Wildlife Invitational
The Minnesota 4-H State Shooting Sports and Wildlife Invitational was held in Anoka County September 10-12. A total of 745 youth from 52 counties...
October 20, 2010 - 12:00am
October 8, 2010
Editorial - Benefits of joining 4-H are powerful
If you think 4-H is a club only for farm kids, think again. 4-H is for everyone and getting involved in it can bring big benefits - good grades, confidence and development of character traits like independence, cooperation with others and a mastery of skills that can be used life...
October 8, 2010 - 12:00am
September 24, 2010
Douglas County 4-H members win ribbons at State Fair
4-H at the Minnesota State Fair is not just a fun annual event. Every summer, thousands of 4-H youth participate in the state fair to showcase...
September 24, 2010 - 12:00am
September 22, 2010
Hintzen, Huwe earn Purple Ribbon auction scholarships
Meg Hintzen and Heather Huwe of Douglas County 4-H received Minnesota purple ribbon auction scholarships. They were recognized for their personal growth and leadership through their 4-H experiences. They received $1,000 scholarships to pursue their post-secondary education. Hintzen,...
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am