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Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, July 26
Around the County: Millerville Butter Days
GMO bill edges ahead in U.S. House
1,000 cyclists on a mission roll through Douglas County
A knockout Party in the Street
VFW district baseball: 16s to square off with 15s after six-inning win
Seven under-14 Alex Swim Club members head to state at Rochester
A first time finisher at Grandma's: Hochsprung youngest male finisher at Duluth marathon
Millers look ahead to next summer after two losses
Alexandria set to host VFW tournament this weekend
A treasure trove of crafts awaits at Art in the Park
Grants offered for artists to quick start next project
Alexandria Public Schools back-to-school packets are ready
Nutty for coconut ice cream
Benefit for Steve Pederson family is July 30
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
Big smallmouth caught during boat parade
Locals make good on Minnewaska
DNR release: Muskies to be stocked in Gull and Fairmont chain of lakes
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
David Kenneth Holm
Myrna A. Zimmerman
Ruth Ann Struck
Carol Diane Jeffries
Wendy Jo (Muzik) Kuhnau
LETTER: Some people think laws don't apply to them
LETTER: Unique ecosystem needs protection
LETTER: Candidate can't keep simple promise
IN THE KNOW: There is so much right with America
From the archives - 2006: Bill Ingebrigtsen files for Senate as Republican candidate
Save money, water by using rain barrels
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Corn Views: Farmers take leadership role on water quality issues
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Gardening for the senses
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
May 29, 2015
Teens helping the community
Students participate in Day of Action
May 29, 2015 - 12:00am
May 20, 2015
Hellem to give recital in Brandon
Bethany Hellem of Brandon will give a senior recital on Sunday, May 31 at 2 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Brandon. She is the daughter of Scott and Julie Hellem. She was homeschooled and graduated in early May. Hellem studied piano for eight years with Annette Helder of Brandon...
May 20, 2015 - 12:00am
May 15, 2015
Heaven Bound Trio to perform at West Moe
The Christian group Heaven Bound Trio will perform on Sunday, May 17 at 10:30 a.m. at West Moe Lutheran Church in Brandon. Heaven Bound Trio...
May 15, 2015 - 12:00am
May 14, 2015
Pedestrian injured in Brandon
A 14-year-old girl was struck by a vehicle while she was in the crosswalk at Third Street East and Central Avenue in Brandon Tuesday. Brittney Blom was walking across the street at about 7 p.m. when she was hit by a north-bound driver, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s...
May 14, 2015 - 11:32am
April 2, 2015
Wind whips up grass fire north of Brandon
Firefighters were on the scene of a grass fire north of Brandon Thursday afternoon. Brandon Fire Department was called to a field near 14150...
April 2, 2015 - 4:49pm
October 1, 2014
Changes at Brandon Post Office
Changes are coming to the Brandon Post Office, starting Saturday, October 4. Monday through Friday, the office will be open 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. That’s a change from the current hours of 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday hours remain unchanged, open from 9:30 to 10 a.m. The changes...
October 1, 2014 - 12:00am
September 3, 2014
Manufacturing Bound event to be held in Brandon
Tri-State Manufacturers’ Association (TSMA) invites all outdoor enthusiasts to come and experience Manufacturing Bound on Tuesday, September 9 at 3 p.m. at Long Lake Lodge in Brandon. Ron Schara of Minnesota Bound, with his dog Raven, will be the featured speaker. Manufacturing...
September 3, 2014 - 12:00am
Summer fun in Brandon
All kinds of summer fun is on tap in Brandon this weekend as the coummunity celebrates Summer Fest. Festivities started on July 30 and continue...
August 3, 2014 - 11:40am
July 18, 2014
Brandon residents to decide fate of post office
Surveys mailed, meeting to take place next Wednesday
July 18, 2014 - 12:00am
January 31, 2014
Picking up the pieces
Owner of Long Lake Lodge mulls next move after fire
January 31, 2014 - 12:00am
December 24, 2013
UPDATE 5 P.M. House fire near Garfield injures two people (w/video)
The names of the two people injured in a fire near Garfield this morning, Tuesday, have been released. Darrell and Judy Williams were inside...
December 24, 2013 - 8:17am
December 22, 2013
Multi-million dollar Brentwood Estates near Brandon is sold
The Brentwood Estates, a private, 30-acre property overlooking the Big Chippewa Lake near Brandon, has been sold, commanding the highest sales price in Douglas County in over a decade. J. P. King Auction Company handled the sale of the eight-parcel, four estate property that included...
December 22, 2013 - 7:33pm
December 20, 2013
Fire damages Brandon home early Friday
Fire damaged a home in Brandon early Friday, December 20. According to the Doulgas County Sheriff's Office, at 4:21 a.m., the fire was reported at 605 Nelson Avenue in Brandon. Homeowners Donald and Mildred Bitzan were able to escape and there were no injuries reported. Brandon...
December 20, 2013 - 8:43am
October 30, 2013
19-year-old injured in single-vehicle rollover near Brandon
A 19-year-old man from Barrett was injured in a rollover near Brandon early Saturday morning. Grant Alexander Reese, the lone occupant of the vehicle, was driving west on County Road 8 (the Barrett Road) shortly before 5 a.m. when he left the roadway and struck an approach near...
October 30, 2013 - 9:18am
September 13, 2013
Brandon resident wins $28,000 Northstar Cash prize
Bernice Dalluge of Brandon won the $28,000 Northstar Cash jackpot from the drawing on August 30.
September 13, 2013 - 9:10am