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Woman dies after ATV goes through ice near Bemidji
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Boys basketball: Lakers run winning streak to five games
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Girls basketball: Second half propels Knights past Hancock
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
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Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
Serving up 'real food'
Helping African firefighters
From the stand: Adjusting to late season
New northern pike regulations coming in 2018
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Mike Frisch: Icing winter walleyes
Local hunters keep an eye on CWD developments
Lou B. Geris
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Barbara Ellen Merreighn Lommen
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LETTER: Community works together to help those in need
LETTER: An onslaught against Christian values
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
Pelican Lake wind turbine canceled by power co-op
Seeking top young professionals
ATCC Foundation honors 2017 philanthropists
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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
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