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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Yankee (with video)
MDH investigating rare brain infection in child who swam in Lake Minnewaska
Law enforcement blotter: July 6, 2015
Law enforcement blotter: July 2-5, 2015
UPDATE: Burglar caught in Alexandria Friday morning
Unforced errors cost Alex VFW 15s
Sports schedule for Tuesday, July 7
Anchors hang on to win 5-4 with clutch pitching
UPDATED: Mod Nationals rained out during feature event
Alex bats come alive in 15-8 win over Madison
Celebrate the Fourth the old-fashioned way
How will you celebrate the Fourth?
Summer raffle to give away handmade playhouse
Summer brings slew of shady postcard scams
Habitat invites families to apply for homeownership
Wedding - Roers and Bergquist Welch
Births - Douglas County Hospital through June 29, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through June 23, 2015
Engaged - Kerns and Hvezda
Engaged - Warren and Gustafson
AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
Low-profile lurking mystery snails are in local lakes
Eagles Point access to close on Minnewaska
Walleyes on the move - finesse style
Funeral - Paul Bruemmer, 81
Memorial Service - Kathleen Terwilliger, 61
Memorial Service - Shirley Herzog, 87
Memorial Service - David Wiley, 94
Memorial Service - Joyce Peterson, 75
Guest Editorial: Healthy employees make happy employees
It's Our Turn: Capture the Confederate flag
Boosting exports to Cuba, creating jobs in Minnesota
Can’t afford cost of wellness check
We should coexist with animals
Tour local farms during Festival of Farms
Partially hydrogenated oils to phase out of food
Follow precautions when spraying for soybean aphids
Gardening Tips: Conserve time and water while growing gardens
Organic farms happy to host commercial hives
Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory holds summer remembrance picnic
St. Cloud State University partners with ATCC
Grant supports ATCC workforce training
Edgewood Vista to expand in Alexandria
Glacial Ridge Health System recognized
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 18, 2012
Free class of children's mental health
When do you seek help for your child's behavior? What information do you share with a professional? What Works, What Helps - Treatment Options in Children's Mental Health is a free class sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Minnesota that looks at challenging...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
January 19, 2011
Carlson All-MIAC player Former Alexandria volleyball standout Ariel Carlson put together an all-conference season in her first year with St. Olaf College this past fall. The 6'2" middle and right hitter transferred to the Oles for this past season after spending a year at Division...
Cardinals / area / sports
January 19, 2011 - 12:00am
March 24, 2010
Middle school softball sign-up Any Alexandria 7th or 8th grade girls who plan to play softball this spring should pick up registration forms at the student service window at Discovery Middle School. These forms, plus the $45 participation fee, must be turned in to the office at...
Cardinals / panthers / sports / Knights
March 24, 2010 - 12:00am
February 26, 2010
Area girls' basketball results
Ashby 73, Henning 60 The Ashby girls' basketball team jumped out to an early lead and held on late in a 73-60 win over Henning on Monday night. Mackenzie Schmuck led the way with a career night. She finished with 25 points and 17 rebounds, both season highs. Amanda Johnson followed...
area / Knights / Lakers / panthers / Silverstreaks / sports
February 26, 2010 - 12:00am
February 21, 2010
Teen runaway returns to Faribault, Minn., but 'vampire' won't face charges
The former Red Wing, Minn., teenage girl who ran off with a self-professed 45-year-old vampire turned herself into police Thursday morning. Faribault, Minn., Police Chief Dan Collins said 16-year-old Paige Brewer met with police following negotiations with an investigator.
February 21, 2010 - 12:01pm
January 22, 2010
1020818 Foreclosure - Patrick
Foreclosure Sale Publish December 25, 2009, January 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 2010 NOTICE OF MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE SALE THE RIGHT TO VERIFICATION OF THE DEBT AND IDENTITY OF THE ORIGINAL CREDITOR WITHIN THE TIME PROVIDED BY LAW IS NOT AFFECTED BY THIS ACTION. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN: That...
January 22, 2010 - 12:00am
January 15, 2010
1027935 County Meetings - January 26
County Meetings Publish January 15, 2010 The Douglas County Planning Advisory Commission/Board of Adjustment meetings are held in the Douglas County Commissioners room located on the second floor of the Douglas County Courthouse, 305 8th Avenue West, Alexandria, Minnesota 56308. DOUGLAS...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2009
Area individuals, teams named All-State Academic
Several area teams and individuals received All-State honors for fall sports. Football The Osakis Silverstreak football team earned the gold academic award in Class AA for 2009 as one of the top eight team grade point averages from around the state in their division. The Minnewaska...
Cardinals / Lakers / Silverstreaks / panthers / sports / state
December 2, 2009 - 12:00am
November 20, 2009
Victor Roers of Urbank (left) watched as two volunteers from the University of Minnesota Raptor Center transferred an injured bald eagle into...
November 20, 2009 - 12:05am
November 1, 2009
Sports results - Sunday, November 1
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 31 FOOTBALL Alexandria 21, Detroit Lakes 7 Pierz 37, Osakis 0 SWIMMING Alexandria at CLC championships: Team scores -- 1. Sartell 428; 2. Brainerd 309; 3. Fergus Falls 298.5; 4. Sauk Rapids 261.5; 5. St. Cloud Tech 240; 6. Little Falls 223; 7. Willmar 193.5;...
Cardinals / area / sports
November 1, 2009 - 7:12am