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Movie star, film crew visit Alexandria
Updated: Bail set for suspects in connection with Forada assault
Law Enforcement Blotter: Friday, May 18 through Sunday, May 20
Central Minnesota motorcyclist identified as victim in SD crash
Paying respect to one of their own
Boys golf: Cardinals trying to put it all together after Brainerd steals one at AGC
Girls golf: Silverstreaks are conference champs
Boys golf: Osakis finishes fifth in CMC
Baseball: Merritt's one-hitter leads B-E over Hancock
Girls golf: Cardinals take another CLC meet
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Fishing Frenzy: An interactive look at the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener
Special regulations trump new pike zone rules
Frances V. (Detmers) Kay
Delores (Flatebo) Ewing
John "Jack" Burns
OUR TURN: County workers rise above stress
LETTER: Bombing explanation shelters Trump
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
LETTER: Another nail in coffin of local business
LETTER: Quran filled with inconsistencies
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
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
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May 19, 2018
AgweekTV: Biotech Labeling
USDA releases biotech labeling draft and hopes to implement rule by late summer. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest...
May 19, 2018 - 8:30am
May 12, 2018
AgweekTV: City Ag Students
Urban co-eds take advantage of growing opportunities in agricultural careers. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest...
May 12, 2018 - 8:30am
May 11, 2018
Farmers undaunted by late spring
From outside the agricultural world, the late planting season might seem a daunting one to area farmers. But some local growers say it's really...
May 11, 2018 - 3:21pm
May 9, 2018
For moms everywhere: AAHS students grow flowers for Mother's Day sale
Some Alexandria high school students have been working hard for Mother's Day — and not just for their own mothers. Students in the horticulture...
May 9, 2018 - 2:43pm
May 5, 2018
AgweekTV: Veteran Veterinarian
A longtime Cooperstown, N.D., vet retired a few months ago at age 84 after practicing for nearly 60 years. But livestock, friendship and his...
May 5, 2018 - 8:30am
April 28, 2018
AgweekTV: ND brings back Annie’s Project to provide farm management education to women
Annie's Project is back in North Dakota. It's a farm management program designed to educate women about the business of farming. Watch the full...
April 28, 2018 - 8:30am
April 21, 2018
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
A large scale farmer in the Stephen, Minnesota area, has gone out of business, leaving lots of debt behind. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV...
April 21, 2018 - 8:30am
April 18, 2018
Spring brings excitement, optimism
The sights and smells of spring combined with longer days brings excitement and optimism for me as I prepare for my own spring planting. In my younger years, I would never have thought that the smell of fresh-cut hay, newly-tilled earth or even a cleaned-out cattle yard would be...
April 18, 2018 - 9:13am
April 14, 2018
AgweekTV: Combatting farmer suicide
Farm groups and mental health professionals are concerned over the high suicide rate among farmers. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com...
April 14, 2018 - 8:30am
April 11, 2018
Little bean, big stress: Chinese soybean tariff worries local farmers
The threat of Chinese tariffs against U.S. soybeans might not be so bad for Douglas County farmers if only the weather weren't so darn cold....
April 11, 2018 - 12:45pm
Dairy producers say changes not enough
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has begun releasing details about changes to a federal dairy insurance program that has been widely derided by dairy producers — but some Douglas County dairies say the changes leave them underwhelmed. "It really doesn't sound like it changed...
April 11, 2018 - 8:44am
April 7, 2018
AgweekTV: Cold Calving
Wintry spring weather makes calving tougher. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest agri-weather outlook with WDAY's...
April 7, 2018 - 8:30am
March 31, 2018
AgweekTV: From Beans to Bars
A Fergus Falls couple makes award-winning artisanal chocolate from beans grown around the world. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com...
March 31, 2018 - 8:30am
March 24, 2018
AgweekTV: New barn for healthy pigs
Fairview Colony strives for antibiotic-free pigs with its state-of-the-art facility. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the...
March 24, 2018 - 8:30am
March 17, 2018
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Farmers have to put up with a lot of very loud noise in their work, and over the years it takes a toll on their hearing. Watch the full episode...
March 17, 2018 - 8:30am