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Crowds enjoy Party in the Street in Alexandria
Reports: Former Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Law enforcement blotter: Thursday, July 21
Boulder Tap House to open in Alexandria
'Party in the Street' takes place today
Races rained out again as Viking Speedway, FYE Motorsports announce move of the Fall Classic
Bud Grant signing brings back fond memories for Vikings fans
Legion baseball: Post 87 wins game one, faces Bemidji in sub-state tourney
Resorters teams ready for playoffs
A chance to learn: USTA coach offers local tennis players a two-day clinic
The Salty Dogs to perform on the Courthouse lawn
Community auction to raise funds for missions
TLHD presents Love, Loss, and What I Wore
The Color Dash is coming to Forada
Luther Crest gets whole new look
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
Four-year-old reels in big bass on L'Homme Dieu
Morken: The search for the perfect stand location
Fine fishing over the Fourth
Jacqueline "Jackie" Friese
Eva M. Wagner
Megan E. Movold
Donald A. Crossley
Amber Lynn Martinson
COMMENTARY: The passing of a giant in Runestone research
LETTER: Need bigger indoor location in case of rain
LETTER: Headlights on when using wipers is a law
LETTER: Treat each other with dignity and respect
EDITORIAL: Small gestures seng big message to local officers
Gardening for the senses
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Horticultural services available to local residents
GARDENING TIPS: Manage mosquitoes while enjoying the great outdoors
Horticulture Night set for July 28
Three single moms can now get to work
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
Bell State Bank and Trust receives five stars from bank research firm
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
Alexandria Police Department
July 13, 2016
Prayer service for officers draws big support
More than 100 people showed up in support of local law enforcement at an impromptu prayer service that took place Saturday evening in Alexandria....
July 13, 2016 - 12:00am
April 6, 2016
Teamwork for the greater good
Though Minnesota counties each have their own law enforcement offices, they sometimes come together to serve their communities in a larger way.
April 6, 2016 - 12:00am
February 5, 2016
Down the Yellow Brick Road
Come October, Alexandria Police Department (APD) Captain Scott Kent will be traveling the Yellow Brick Road. However, this road doesn't lead...
February 5, 2016 - 12:00am
September 30, 2015
Kitchen fire damages apartment
September 30, 2015 - 12:00am
August 12, 2015
Alexandria hires police officer
The Alexandria City Council supported the appointment of Alexander Swanson as a new police officer. Swanson, who is from Alexandria, is a graduate...
August 12, 2015 - 12:00am
July 29, 2015
All invited to Community Night Out
The Alexandria Police Department and the city of Alexandria will join forces with thousands of communities nationwide on Tuesday, August 4 for the 32nd annual National Night Out, a celebration against crimes and drugs. The Alexandria Police Department will host the local Community...
July 29, 2015 - 12:00am
July 10, 2015
Two years, 1,000 lbs. of drugs
Prescription drug drop ensures unwanted meds are destroyed
July 10, 2015 - 12:00am
June 24, 2015
Law enforcement symbols of Douglas County
American children are taught at an early age that whenever they are in trouble or need help they can trust a police officer. Officers become...
June 24, 2015 - 12:00am
April 22, 2015
Children invited to bike safety rodeo
A bicycle safety rodeo will be held on Saturday, May 2 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Alexandria Technical and Community College’s Law Enforcement Center, 1967 Jefferson Street, Alexandria. The course is open to children in kindergarten through sixth grade. Each participant must bring...
April 22, 2015 - 12:00am
April 17, 2015
Dealing with Douglas County’s lost pets
Humane society strives to reunite pets and owners
April 17, 2015 - 12:00am
March 27, 2015
Privacy versus transparency
Will cameras victimize victims?
March 27, 2015 - 12:00am
March 4, 2015
You Asked: What’s a school resource officer?
And why does Discovery Middle School need one?
March 4, 2015 - 9:42am
February 26, 2015
Law enforcement blotter: February 25, 2015
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE February 25 Report of possible sexual assault of a child 14 years ago. 6-year-old reporting missing after getting dropped off, child found still walking home from bus stop, Alexandria. Complainant found nails in vehicle tires,...
February 26, 2015 - 9:55am
February 25, 2015
Law enforcement blotter: February 24, 2015
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE February 24 Person harassing complainant’s daughter left items in car, Garfield. Bullet hole found in garage door, rifle round in garage, Carlos. Assisted in attempting to locate adult children of deceased party, Alexandria. ALEXANDRIA...
February 25, 2015 - 10:46am
Police train to fight hotel criminal activity
I-94 traffic may be bringing crime to Alexandria hotels
February 25, 2015 - 12:00am