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Miltona home destroyed by fire; two dogs die
One-car rollover crash on I-94 sends one to hospital
Bags and Beer event held at RCC
Osakis and Brandon-Evansville proms underway
Douglas County residents celebrate Earth Day with Science Walk
Softball: Cards pick up three wins Saturday at Rockford tourney
Girls golf: Lakers win, Cards third at Brainerd
Sports scores from Friday, April 21
Boys golf: Lakers tested against top teams at Wayzata
Baseball: Lead slips away in extras for Osakis
Free seminar discusses end of life planning
Amazing Journeys Together hosts special presentation
Births - April 21, 2017
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
A focus on the feud: AAAA stages 'Romeo and Juliet'
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Outdoor issues at stake in environmental bills: Viking Sportsmen on board with fee increases
DNR release: Spring burning restrictions begin today
Orville E. Lien
Earl Leroy Seaburg Jr.
Bernard 'Bernie' Kreemer
AnnaMae J. Strootman
It's Our Turn: Is it just a game?
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
COMMENTARY: Don't shortchange students
Letter: New buffer law will create problems
Letter: How to celebrate Earth Day
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
August 23, 2013
Soderholm Oral Surgery and Implants opens in Alexandria
Soderholm Oral Surgery and Implants, a specialty practice of dentistry owned by Andrew Soderholm, D.D.S., opened its doors in Alexandria at the end of July. Its practice specializes in the surgical care of the maxillofacial region and encompasses routine to complex dental extractions,...
August 23, 2013 - 12:00am
August 21, 2013
Out and About: Around the county this week
Harmon Killebrew's legacy of work with hospice is alive and well more than two years after his passing away while using hospice services. A...
August 21, 2013 - 12:00am
February 24, 2013
Section 5A boys' swimming and diving: Cards are first, send athletes to state
The Alexandria boys' swimming and diving team qualified several athletes to the State Class A meet Saturday at Bemidji, claiming the Section 5A team championship title as well. Kris Aaseng and Max Jacobson finished first and second, respectively, in the 200 freestyle in order to...
February 24, 2013 - 12:00am
October 19, 2012
Alex swimming and diving: Brainerd ends Cards' win streak
The Alexandria swimming and diving team saw its seven-meet winning streak come to an end in the regular-season finale on Tuesday as Brainerd handed the Cardinals a 119-66 loss. That wrapped up a 7-3 regular season for Alexandria. The Cardinals finished third in the Central Lakes...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
Alex swimming and diving: Storhaug reaches another milestone
Alexandria swimming and diving coach Mark Storhaug reached another milestone in his storied career as he passed the 200-win mark as the coach of the Cardinals girls' program in his 29th season. Storhaug's 200th win came in a victory over Rocori earlier this season. His athletes have...
October 19, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
A-B-E track: Jansen, Wach lead A-B-E at state meet
The Ashby-Brandon-Evansville track and field team sent four athletes to state and finished with two on the podium to wrap up a strong season for A-B-E. Sophomore Caroline Jansen had the top finish for her team after taking sixth in the long jump. She had a leap of 16-07, just a quarter...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
June 8, 2012
Alex girls' track: Cards send some star power to state meet
The Alexandria girls' track and field team has the star power and the depth heading to the state meet that will make for an exciting couple days...
June 8, 2012 - 12:00am
May 31, 2012
Section 6A track and field updates: Thursday, May 31, 4:20 p.m.
Heather Strese, Ashby-Brandon-Evansville, and Brandi Otto, Minnewaska, finished first and second respectively in the shot put at the Section 6A track and field meet at Minnesota State University-Moorhead this morning to earn berths at the State Class A track and field meet June 8-9...
May 31, 2012 - 1:22pm
May 25, 2012
Track and field: Ashby-Brandon-Evansville boys third in Pheasant Conference
The Ashby-Brandon-Evansville boys' track and field team finished third at the Pheasant Conference Championship last Thursday. The boys finished with a team total 111 points, 22 points behind conference champion Clinton-Graceville-Beardsley. Wheaton-Herman-Norcross took second with...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
Track and field: Ashby-Brandon-Evansville girls win Pheasant title
A memorable track and field season for the Ashby-Brandon-Evansville girls team was highlighted by a Pheasant Conference title last Thursday....
May 23, 2012 - 12:00am
May 18, 2012
Alex girls' track: Johnson makes most of her debut
Jamie Piepenburg knows a thing or two about setting records. The senior all-state distance runner for the Cardinals almost set another one...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
Alex boys' track: Cardinal boys third at home
The Alexandria boys' track and field team invited two of the top teams in the Central Lakes Conference to their home triangular on Tuesday as...
May 18, 2012 - 12:00am
May 2, 2012
Card track and field: Piepenburg sets mark at Hamline Elite meet
Several new records were set, including one by Alexandria's own Jamie Piepenburg, at the Hamline Elite Meet Friday. Piepenburg, one of five...
May 2, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
ABE track and field: Girls first, boys second at Wadena Invitational
The Ashby-Brandon-Evansville girls' track team took first at the Wadena Invite on Monday as the ABE boys came home in second. The girls finished with a team score of 154.5 behind eight first-place finishes. Caroline Jansen was once again the catalyst of that. She finished first...
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Card boys' track and field: Hacker, Bartolomeo claim top honors for Alexandria
Alexandria picked up a pair of individual victories as the Cardinal boys' track and field team competed in its second outdoor contest of the season Friday at Sartell and faced off against some of the Central Lakes Conference's best, finishing fourth. "The Cards knew going in it would...
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am