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Morris police seek assault suspect
Heading out to a Midwinter Dance
Vehicle jumps curb on Alexandria's Broadway
Congratulations Mr. D: Duwenhoegger named Minnesota Principal of the Year
Hospital faces challenge of low reimbursement rates
Big Ole Tourney: Cards fifth after some unique individual finishes
Sports roundup from Saturday, January 31
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Sports roundup from Friday, January 30
Winter Spectacular: High speeds in champ class highlights day one
Those who learn together
Prairie Lakes Audubon Chapter holds meeting
One Community, One Book
Fashion show debuts in Alexandria
‘Precious Bane’ to be presented Friday
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 12, 2015
Births - Douglas County Hospital through January 3, 2015
Northern pike takes the prize
DNR postpones AIS training and trailer decal program
Wildlife of Douglas County: Snowy Owl
DNR studies shed light on local fisheries
Wildlife of Douglas County: Fisher
Henry Bender, 88
Beverly Rolfsrud, 94
Eva Jane, 93
Enida Siirila, 85
Grace Nelson, 82
Letter: ‘Local heroes’ tackle community’s needs
Letter: Accountability needed for gas tax
Commentary: Put governing over gridlock in 2015
It's Our Turn: Social media is often riddled with rumors, untruths
Guest Editorial: Time for Legislature to step up for Greater Minnesota
Ten tips to successful seed starting
Farming community invited to sustainable farming conference
Livestock disaster aid deadline nears
Potato growers invited to hearing on check-off fees January 23
Winter garden college planned
Kiwanis announces board members
Douglas Machine holds poster contest
Manufacturing strength expected to continue in 2015
New medical executive committee leadership elected
Operation Round Up grants announced
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
April 26, 2013
Photo of the Week - Redpoll
Karen Blom of Alexandria took this photo of a common redpoll in a snow-laden ash tree on Fillmore Street on a snowy day on April 18. The redpoll...
April 26, 2013 - 12:00am
April 5, 2013
Photo of the Week: Blue jay
Donna Erickson of Alexandria captured this image of a blue jay at her suet feeder just outside her picture window. "It seems to be a younger...
April 5, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
Photo of the Week - Cardinal
Karen Blom took this photo of a cardinal eating sunflower seeds on the ground below the feeder in her front yard on Fillmore Street in Alexandria...
March 8, 2013 - 12:00am
December 21, 2012
Photo of the Week: Cardinal
Kathy Midtvedt of Alexandria took this photo of one of the six cardinals that like to hang around her bird feeder on South Darling Drive. If...
December 21, 2012 - 12:00am
August 31, 2012
Photo of the Week: Mouths to feed
A pair of eastern bluebirds were busy feeding their young in the backyard of the Marc Henderson residence on Fairway Lane in Alexandria. "This...
August 31, 2012 - 12:00am
May 25, 2012
Photo of the Week: A bird's appetite
Hadley Boline of Miltona took this photo of a goldfinch perching on her bird feeder. "We have had a lot of these beautiful little birds at our...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
March 23, 2012
View birds at Lake Carlos State Park
Lake Carlos State Park will offer American woodcock viewing Saturdays, March 24 and 31. Join naturalist Alex Watson for a short presentation about American woodcocks, and then a short hike into the woods to listen and watch their display as the sun sets. The program begins at 7 p.m....
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
December 22, 2010
It's for the birds
The annual Alexandria Christmas bird count is set for Tuesday, December 28 at The Lake Carlos State Park Visitor Center and throughout Alexandria. The event starts at 8 a.m. with owl calling at 7 a.m. The Christmas bird count is an annual event that takes place throughout North America....
December 22, 2010 - 12:00am
What links cardinals to Alexandria sports?
From his kitchen window on Christmas Eve Day, Alexandria resident Bryan Stoeck snapped this picture of a cardinal perched on a tree branch in his yard on East Lake Carlos. The photo sparked a story idea: How did Alexandria's sports teams become linked with the colorful bird? Unfortunately,...
Cardinals / news / sports
January 22, 2010 - 12:05am
January 12, 2010
Superior, Wis., police capture exotic bird
SUPERIOR, Wis. - First was the goat captured at the Superior waste treatment plant last month, and now Superior Police Sgt. Dan Hawkin reports police have captured what they believe to be a Chinese pheasant. Hawkin said a railroad crew under a viaduct spotted the bird about 5:30...
news / region
January 12, 2010 - 1:41pm