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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
Getting a jump on spring
Alexandria junior earns perfect score on ACT
Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ratchet (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 22
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
Alexandria's Walker named section swim COY
The end of an era: Simpson steps down at B-E after 605 head coaching wins
Homecoming: Swedberg takes over the Alex boys golf program he grew up in
Cancer benefit is set for Randy Beman
Organic Gardening Club to host barn dance
LIBRARY NEWS: Finding the time to read
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Sweetwater Revival to give concert of hope, encouragement
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Engaged - Lee and Dybdal
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Lynnette "Lynn" M. Kalina
Betty A. Dittberner
Christina Michelle Jackson
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
LETTER: Asking nicely; this time only
LETTER: Please don't litter
LETTER: Don't doubt that people want jobs
GUEST EDITORIAL: Sail a course to Real ID
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a Circle of Excellence Agency
Ecumen Bethany Community receives workforce grant
hires and promotions
On The Street
July 15, 2016
Births - July 15, 2016
Douglas County Hospital July 4 Girl, Katie and Andrew Zickur, Glenburn, North Dakota. July 6 Girl, Kate Jacobs, Henning July 9 Girl, Lindsay and Lynn Muzik, Alexandria July 11 Boy, Maggie and Anthony Lysfjord, Alexandria Births from January 1 to July 11, 2016: 356.
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
Douglas County Hospital June 28 Girl, Brittany and Christopher Miller, Brandon June 29 Boy, Rachel and Jeremy Mead, Glenwood July 1 Boy, Sue Ellen and Kenneth Earl, Alexandria July 2 Girl, Kristina and Cody Bauleke, Cyrus Births from Jan. 1 to July 2, 2016: 345.
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am
July 1, 2016
Births - June 21-27, 2016
Douglas County Hospital June 21 Girl, Kimberly McTigue and Duke Butler, Belgrade Girl, Tracy and Matthew Sieckert, Elbow Lake June 23 Boy, Paige Murray and Brett Savelkoul, Alexandria Girl, Sarah and Michael Boll, Lowry June 24 Boy, Cassandra and Eric Johnson, Brandon June 27 Girl,...
July 1, 2016 - 12:00am
June 17, 2016
Births - June 17, 2016
Douglas County Hospital: June 9 Girl, Amy and Andrew Macziewski, Parkers Prairie June 10 Girl, Jill and Dennis Tomford, Alexandria Boy, Sue and Jamie Wagner, Alexandria June 12 Boy, Jennifer and Matthew Huntley, Morris Girl, Kaylynn Kienitz, Alexandria Births from January 1 to June...
June 17, 2016 - 12:00am
June 10, 2016
Births - June 10, 2016
Douglas County Hospital May 31 Twins, boy and girl, Melissa and Joshua Chisholm, Sauk Centre Boy, Kristin Stellick and Bruce Butler, Alexandria June 1 Girl, Lacy and Dustin Danielson, Brandon June 2 Girl, Susan and Cory Brown, Alexandria Girl, Amanda and McKane Wood, Alexandria June...
June 10, 2016 - 12:00am
June 3, 2016
Births - June 3, 2016
Douglas County Hospital May 24 Boy, Kaley and Corey Thoennes, Alexandria May 28 Boy, Jennifer and John Scholl, Alexandria May 30 Boy, Amanda and Aaron Navratil, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to May 30, 2016: 277.
June 3, 2016 - 12:00am
May 27, 2016
Births - May 27, 2016
Douglas County Hospital May 17 Girl, Kelli and Dylan Olson, Appleton Girl, Shayla and Benjamin Bosch, Alexandria May 18 Boy, Britta and Jared Patterson, Alexandria Boy, Brionne Petermeier and Travis Tomford, Vining Girl, Amy and Joshua Klimek, Alexandria Girl, Megan and Anthony Noetzelman,...
May 27, 2016 - 12:00am
May 20, 2016
Births - May 20, 2016
Douglas County Hospital May 10 Boy, Nevin and Leigh Brede, Alexandria May 11 Girl, Jenifer Jennissen and Scott Armstrong, Kensington May 12 Boy, Thomas and Charlotte Slack, Evansville May 13 Boy, Shea and Magdalene Redetzke, Osakis May 14 Girl, Steven and Ann Pohlmann, Brandon May...
May 20, 2016 - 12:00am
May 13, 2016
Births - May 13, 2016
Douglas County Hospital May 2 Boy, Hope and Joe Wagner, Brandon Boy, Scott and Christine Olschlager, Villard May 3 Boy, Christopher and Catherine Merten, Alexandria Girl, Melissa Frank and Taran Engle, Sauk Centre May 4 Boy, Kavin and Angela Bailey, Alexandria May 5 Girl, Aimee Smith...
May 13, 2016 - 12:00am
May 6, 2016
Births - May 6, 2016
Douglas County Hospital April 26 Girl, Georgie and Kelley Struck, Garfield April 27 Boy, Hannah and Christopher Wagner, Alexandria April 29 Boy, Emily and Jacob Ekola, Alexandria Boy, Lisa Streets and Tyler Zimmer, Morris May 2 Boy, Hope and Joseph Schrupp, Brandon Births from Jan....
May 6, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2016
Births - April 29, 2016
Douglas County Hospital April 21 Boy, Nicole and Kyle Meissner, Brandon April 23 Boy, Ashley and Darron Nelson, Sauk Centre April 25 Girl, Nicole and Mathew Pieper, Deer Creek Births from Jan. 1 to April 25, 2016: 201.
April 29, 2016 - 12:00am
April 22, 2016
Births - April 22, 2016
Douglas County Hospital April 14 Boy, Tayler and Jason Johnson, Osakis April 15 Girl, Stacy Ruff, Belgrade Girl, Shannen Karlstad-Simpson, Hoffman April 18 Girl, Laura and Ezra Hartsell, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to April 18, 2016: 193.
April 22, 2016 - 12:00am
April 15, 2016
Births - through April 11, 2016
Douglas County Hospital April 6 Boy, Mark and Lindsay Majerus, Villard April 7 Boy, Matthew and Allison Danzl, Alexandria April 8 Girl, Adam and Anna Johnson, Elbow Lake April 10 Boy, Richard and Amy Smith, Alexandria April 11 Boy, Aaron and Dana Zierden, Eagle Bend Births from Jan....
April 15, 2016 - 12:00am
March 25, 2016
Births through March 21, 2016
Douglas County Hospital March 15 Boy, Kadie Larson and Mark Moe, Starbuck March 16 Girl, Gina and Tony Berger, Wheaton March 17 Girl, Zenala Reidhammer and Nicholas Frobuccino, Fergus Falls March 21 Boy, Brittany and Josue Wagner, Glenwood Boy, Kristy and Jacob Nohl, Lowry Births...
March 25, 2016 - 12:00am
March 18, 2016
Births through March 13, 2016
Douglas County Hospital March 7 Girl, Brianna and Matthew Stoltenburg, Fergus Falls March 11 Boy, Jamie and Matthew Katzenmeyer, Starbuck March 13 Girl, Jana and Sean Gay, Nelson Girl, Angela and Rodney Edlund, Ashby Girl, Megan and Jeremiah Zahnow, Villard Births from Jan. 1 to March...
March 18, 2016 - 12:00am