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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Bug (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: May 4, 2015
Third Avenue gets more hectic
Law enforcement blotter: May 1-3, 2015
Part of sidewalk to be replaced on Broadway
Osakis defeats 6AA opponent Minnewaska with bats
Sports schedule for Tuesday, May 5
Sports roundup from Monday, May 4
Sports roundup from Saturday, May 2
Softball: Cards finish home tournament with a split
Brandenburg photo exhibit comes to Maritime Museum
Musicians, storytellers gear up for History Live!
Brush and Palette Club celebrates 50 years
New exhibit comes to Evansville Art Center for the month of May
Ask a Trooper: What are the laws concerning motorcycle passengers?
Engaged - Anderson and Jennissen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 27
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 21, 2015
Engaged - Lanoue and Negen
Births - Douglas County Hospital through April 6, 2015
Mike Frisch: Jigging to success on opener
Wildlife of Douglas County: brown creeper
Teaching moment in the turkey woods
Hunters asked to help with HPAI surveillance
DNR offers guidance for cleaning wild turkeys
Karen Ziesemer, 77
MarLynn Eastlund, 86
Robert Allguire Sr., 82
Louisa Carlson, 94
John Lindberg, 90
Want to help pay phone bills?
Implication offends Christian
Stop the pelicans from fishing
Transportation is arteries of economy
Remember who gave away your children’s future
Caterpillar peak may have passed
A time to sow
Farmers should file certification form by June 1
Largest Minnesota Grown Directory released
Ask a Trooper: Can irrigators legally spray water over a highway?
Tastefully Simple earns Governor’s Safety Award
New boutique store coming to Alexandria
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a top agency partner
Contributed Widseth Smith Nolting raises funds for food shelf
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
February 22, 2013
Alzheimer's Association to host education series
A new four-month education series featuring information about memory loss, Alzheimer's disease and other dementias will kick off in Alexandria on Thursday, March 14 and run monthly through Thursday, June 13. Get the Facts education series, sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association...
February 22, 2013 - 12:00am
February 13, 2013
Alzheimer's Association hosts education series
A new four-month education series featuring information about memory loss, Alzheimer's disease and other dementias will kick off in Alexandria on Thursday, March 14. The series will run monthly through Thursday, June 13. Get the Facts education series, sponsored by the Alzheimer's...
February 13, 2013 - 12:00am
February 5, 2013
Alzheimer's event rescheduled
The "Understanding Communication and Challenging Behaviors" Alzheimer's disease education session has been rescheduled to Friday, February 8 at 1:30 p.m. at Ecumen Bethany Community in Alexandria. This session is designed to teach how people can adjust their communication style to...
February 5, 2013 - 11:50am
January 23, 2013
Alzheimer's class open to public
Ecumen Bethany Community in Alexandria is hosting a free Alzheimer's disease education session on Tuesday, January 29 at 1:30 p.m. in the Kalina Hospitality Room at Ecumen, 1020 Lark Street. The session is designed to teach how people are able to adjust their communication style...
January 23, 2013 - 12:00am
April 13, 2012
Alzheimer's Association to present free class in April
The Alzheimer's Association Minnesota-North Dakota, represented by Regional Center Director Carol Thelen, will present Understanding Alzheimer's and Other Related Dementias on April 16 in Alexandria. This presentation provides a basic overview of Alzheimer's disease and focuses on...
April 13, 2012 - 12:00am
September 25, 2010
New report reveals global cost of Alzheimer's, dementias tops $600 billion
The total estimated worldwide costs of dementia are $604 billion in 2010, according to the newly released World Alzheimer Report 2010: The Global Economic Impact of Dementia from Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI), a London-based, nonprofit, international federation of 73 national...
September 25, 2010 - 10:23am
May 22, 2010
Alzheimer's disease to cost U.S. more than $20 trillion in next 40 years
A new report from the Alzheimer's Association, "Changing the Trajectory of Alzheimer's Disease: A National Imperative" shows that in the absence of disease-modifying treatments, the cumulative costs of care for people with Alzheimer's from 2010 to 2050 will exceed $20 trillion, in...
May 22, 2010 - 8:36am
August 14, 2009
Alzheimer's support group forms
A new support group for caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease will start on Tuesday, August 18. It will be held at the Douglas County Library meeting room at 6 p.m. Alzheimer's affects about 5 million people in the U.S. and of those, 70 percent live at home. Alzheimer's affects...
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am
April 1, 2009
New Alzheimer's study shows need to support family caregivers
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar says a new national study on Alzheimer's disease highlights the need for federal legislation, which she has introduced to help families with elder care responsibilities. According to a new study by the Alzheimer's Association, 5.3 million Americans are...
April 1, 2009 - 12:00am