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Higher education bills call for Minnesota State tuition freezes
Agriculture funding bills prioritize new Minnesota crops
Bemidji school official arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
SkillsUSA competition held today at ATCC
Winning Edge Graphics buys Bold Fusion
Panthers' Denny looks forward with almost entire team intact from runner-up finish
Morken's musings: Reason to believe in Gophers future
Where are they now: Duwenhoegger wins MIAC shot put title
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Four B-E players named LEC, Pheasant all-league
Alexandria Public School elementary students 'cash in' on creativity
Artists, crafters sought for Art of the Lakes tour
Love INC welcomes volunteer and Life Skills Class coordinator
Judy Slegh brings healing ministry to House of Prayer
Boy Scouts to conduct 29th annual Scouting for Food drive
Births - March 24, 2017
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Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
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
COMMENTARY: Proposed well ban could be disastrous
COMMENTARY: Bill promoted by NorthStar Christian Academy hurts Minnesota students
IT'S OUR TURN: Have you had 'the talk' yet?
FORUM EDITORIAL: Allow cameras in federal courts
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
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
Cherry Berry closes
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine to host grand opening
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
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On The Street
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
July 26, 2013
Brandon Summer Fest
The city of Brandon invites the public to celebrate Brandon Summer Fest 2013 with a variety of festivities, food and music Wednesday through Sunday, July 31 to August 4. Following is a complete schedule of events: WEDNESDAY, JULY 31 5 p.m. Pork chop supper by Brandon Community...
July 26, 2013 - 12:00am
July 19, 2013
Brandon woman wins $200,000 in Lottery
A Brandon woman won $200,000 playing the Minnesota Lottery. Here's how it happened: On June 25, Cindy Haabala cashed in three winning Lottery tickets and used that prize money to purchase three $200,000 Jackpot scratch-off tickets at Pete's County Market in Alexandria. She took...
July 19, 2013 - 12:00am
July 2, 2013
Town meeting planned in Brandon
The Brandon city clerk and the Brandon Township clerk have arranged for a town meeting with local legislators Senator Torrey Westrom and Representative Jay McNamar on Wednesday, July 10 at 10 a.m.
July 2, 2013 - 12:00am