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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
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
Bemidji takes Sub-state 14 title from Alex
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
Donald A. Crossley
Myrna A. Zimmerman
Ruth Ann Struck
Carol Diane Jeffries
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
April 11, 2012
Loaded .22 found in Tuesday night burglary on County Road 22
The scent of cigarette smoke and a damaged wood door alarmed a woman Tuesday night when she arrived at her home on the 1200 Block of County Road...
April 11, 2012 - 10:58am
March 23, 2012
Case against burglary suspect continues
An omnibus hearing will take place next Thursday for a 28-year-old Alexandria man who is charged with committing a string of residential burglaries. Cody...
March 23, 2012 - 12:00am
March 7, 2012
Police issue alert over residential burglaries
The Alexandria Police Department is warning residents to take precautions against a rash of burglaries that have been reported in the city. On Thursday, police officers responded to four separate burglary reports with extensive criminal damage to property in the neighborhood of Darling...
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
Editorial - Let's stop burglars in their tracks
Don't let the burglars win. Everyone in the area should be more vigilant about spotting and reporting suspicious behavior in their neighborhoods. Residents can also do more to decrease their odds of becoming a burglary victim. Last Friday, the Alexandria Police Department issued...
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
December 10, 2010
Christmas 'Grinch' stopped
A "Grinch" tried to steal a little bit of Christmas in Alexandria - but didn't get away with it. It happened this past Sunday afternoon when a man came into the All Stop convenience store on McKay Avenue and was acting a little suspicious. A store worker told a fellow employee to...
December 10, 2010 - 12:00am
December 2, 2010
Dickinson, N.D., man arrested for burglarizing, setting fire to church this morning
December 2, 2010 - 3:19pm
July 30, 2010
Police stop burglary in downtown Alexandria
Three suspects were arrested early Tuesday morning for an alleged attempted burglary at The Faction, 612 Broadway in Alexandria. Alexandria police officers responded to the board shop at about 12:50 a.m.
July 30, 2010 - 12:00am
July 27, 2010
Police stop downtown burglary
Three suspects were arrested after midnight this morning for an alleged attempted burglary at The Faction, 612 Broadway in Alexandria. Alexandria police officers responded to the board shop at about 12:50 a.m. to investigate a call from a concerned resident about suspicious activity...
July 27, 2010 - 10:55am
February 26, 2010
Second robbery reported at Papa Murphy's
Another armed robbery was reported at Papa Murphy's in Alexandria at about 9 p.m. last night, Thursday, February 25. It's the second time the pizza place at 1405 Broadway has been held up in eight days. The suspect was reportedly wearing the same mask from the movie, Scream, that...
February 26, 2010 - 12:09am
February 19, 2010
Armed suspect robs pizza place
An armed robbery reportedly took place at Papa Murphy's in Alexandria Wednesday shortly before 9 p.m. The suspect, a white male in his teens to early 20s, was reportedly wearing a mask that resembled the mask from the movie, Scream.
February 19, 2010 - 12:00am
January 12, 2010
Fargo police arrest two in alleged robbery
FARGO -- Fargo police officers chased down two men on foot and arrested them in connection with an alleged robbery early Monday in south Fargo. Sgt.
January 12, 2010 - 9:14am
December 19, 2009
Detroit Lakes man charged with breaking into more than 20 homes
A Detroit Lakes man is facing nearly a dozen charges for a string of burglaries in Otter Tail County. Police say Mitchell Reller worked with two others to break in to more than 20 homes throughout Perham in early October. Court documents say Reller admitted to some of the crimes....
December 19, 2009 - 10:34am
December 10, 2009
Two arrested, third sought in Dilworth VFW burglary
FARGO -- Two people were arrested and police are looking for a third in connection with a burglary early today at the Dilworth VFW. Dilworth, Moorhead and Clay County authorities responded to a security alarm at 1:07 a.m. at the club at 1505 Center Ave. N. Two males were seen running...
December 10, 2009 - 3:55pm
December 2, 2009
Three men charged in burglaries near Elbow Lake
Three area men face multiple felony charges in connection to the alleged burglary of three summer cabins in the Elbow Lake area in Becker County. The three are: Paul Anthony Smith, 39, of 521 Fifth St., No. 106, Mahnomen. Roman Jesus Chavez Jr., 24, of 46311 284th St., Ponsford. Joseph...
December 2, 2009 - 4:37pm
August 14, 2009
Letter - Hope the thieves enjoy the lights
To the editor: I have never written a letter to the editor before, but I had to do this for my dad and mom, Leonard and Elizabeth "Bessie" Carter. They are buried at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Alexandria. My dad has been gone since 1969 and my mom since May of this year. The...
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am