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More than 8,000 turkeys die in fire
Mouse to blame for truck fire
County awards construction bid for Kensington Rune Stone Park
Law enforcement contract with Evansville renewed
White Earth's Soule to be Minnesota State board member
State hockey: Cards put a scare in the Bears before falling short (w/video)
Girls Basketball: Streaks outrun Parkers Prairie
Boys basketball: Kannegiesser torches WCA with 45 points
Bogart, Nibbe named to all-state academic wrestling team
Girls basketball: Cold shooting downs Alex in first CLC loss
Education presentation to cover topics of Islam, Muslims
Grove is a 2017 ExCEL Award Recipient
Kensington Area Heritage Society hosts open house
WCA Speech Team brings home multiple awards
Marking a century
Births - Feb. 10, 2017
Wedding - Bursch and Hawthorne
Births - Feb. 3
Wedding - Holmquist and Haugdahl
Engaged - Becker and Klawitter
Developing a deer plan: A Q-and-A with big game program leader Adam Murkowski
Warm weather forcing houses off the ice
Fishing first timers
Mike Frisch: Think spring
Marjorie "Marjie" Weber
Steven James Velde
Mary A. L. Swenson
Laurel A. Jensen Falconer
Vernet "Jackie" Schroeder
LETTER: Pollinators are essential for crops
IN THE KNOW: City Charter needs updating
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1967: Hospital room rate rises to $25 a day
EDITORIAL: Young people show their potential
LETTER: Do some thinking and research
Minnesota lawmakers lobby on ag issues
Save the date: garden education opportunities available
Century Farm applications due by April 3
It's fruit tree pruning time
Corn and Soybean Growers to hold annual meeting
Premiere Video closes its doors
REA holds district meeting
AAEDC leads initiatives for 2016 and into 2017
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine opens in Alexandria area
Alexandria Clinic recognized for quality laboratory services
hires and promotions
On The Street
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
August 18, 2010
Douglas County 4-H Dog Show yields rewards
The Douglas County 4-H Dog Show was held on Friday, August 6 at the 4-H building at the fairgrounds. Nineteen youth and their dogs participated...
August 18, 2010 - 12:00am
August 11, 2010
4H Clothing and Textiles Day and Fashion Review winners announced
The 2010 Douglas County 4-H Clothing and Textiles Day and Fashion Review were held Thursday, July 29 at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. Area...
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am
July 30, 2010
Gebhardt shoots at Nationals
Brandon's Joshua Gebhardt traveled to Kerrville, Texas earlier this month as part of the Minnesota 4-H Shotgun team and came back with a second...
July 30, 2010 - 12:00am