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Morken: Fishing by the numbers
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Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
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on the street
September 4, 2013
Cardoza charged in Osakis burglary, theft cases
Christopher Cardoza, 21, of Osakis is in Douglas County Jail after his alleged involvement in thefts and burglary in Osakis. According to the...
September 4, 2013 - 3:58pm
September 3, 2013
Man arrested after thefts in Osakis
A local man is in Douglas County Jail after his alleged involvement in thefts and burglary in Osakis. According to Osakis Police, a burglary was reported on August 24 at a home on the 200 block of 2nd Avenue West. The homeowner said she heard a noise around 3:30 a.m. in her house...
September 3, 2013 - 7:47am
June 5, 2013
Two attempted burglaries reported at Holmes City residence days apart
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received two 911 calls from the same residence in Holmes City reporting an attempted burglary once on Saturday and again on Monday. The first call was received on Saturday, June 1, at 6:56 p.m. Aaron Schultz reported he had found the door to his...
June 5, 2013 - 11:20am
January 18, 2013
Plow truck scam leads to burglaries
Don't get plowed by a burglar. Douglas and other counties in close proximity have experienced daytime burglaries in recent weeks. Incidents involving a charcoal grey, extended-cab four-door pick-up truck have been reported around Meeker County. A caucasian male estimated to be in...
January 18, 2013 - 2:14pm
October 2, 2012
Donovan, Kato charged in Alexandria burglary
Two Alexandria men are charged with felony burglary charges for an incident that occurred on September 20 in Alexandria. Dylan Andrew Donovan,...
October 2, 2012 - 11:00am
September 20, 2012
UPDATE FRI. 9/21, 8:30 A.M.: Shots fired in Alexandria, incident under investigation
Thursday afternoon Alexandria Police and the Douglas County Sheriff's Office took two men into custody on charges of burglary. Dylan Andrew...
September 20, 2012 - 4:29pm
April 19, 2012
UPDATE THURSDAY: Reward now offered in burglary at Karrow Jewelers
A $1,000 reward has been offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the Karrow Jewelers' burglary...
April 19, 2012 - 2:00am
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
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
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
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