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Two people rescued from Lake Ida
Minnesota leaders look for ways to reduce health insurance premiums and 'reinsurance' may help
AgweekTV: Changes in antibiotics in livestock
Sue Jung honored with statewide General Manager of the Year award
Sen. Klobuchar honors Roers Family Bakery
Boys basketball: Savageau's big day helps Osakis edge B-E
Basketball scores from Friday, Jan. 20
Wrestling: Braves get past Minnewaska in dual
Wrestling: Knights sweep three at KMS duals
Blizzard hockey: New Ulm rolls over Alex at the RCC
Fathers and daughters invited to Big Ole – Little Lena Ball
Zion Lutheran School celebrates National Lutheran Schools Week
Faith Column: The Sunday after and the days ahead
Compassion Center to host GriefShare
A peach of a show
Engaged - Christopherson and Dalluge
Engaged - Freier and Christopherson
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Engaged - Fischer and Teague
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
Hazel I. Kleven
Lisa M. Neubauer
Byron S. Gunderson
John Lawrence Davis
William "Bill" Bahe
IT'S OUR TURN: Tough choices on sex abuse story
LETTER: Need better service on CR82
LETTER: Give Trump a chance
LETTER: Rare, unique opportunity
LETTER: Douglas County's child abuse rate is double statewide rate
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
KOOL-TV adds local weekend show
New specialty-trained orthopedic surgeon available in Alexandria
Operation Round Up grants awarded to 14 organizations
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
hires and promotions
On The Street
September 18, 2011
Men: Cancer prevention tips by age
Men who maintain a healthy body throughout life are often better able to fight off diseases like cancer. That's why experts at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have created a guide with cancer prevention tips to help men at every stage of life. "Practicing the...
September 18, 2011 - 11:54am
August 22, 2011
Lemonade stand in Alexandria will fight childhood cancer
"Grandma Pat's Lemonade Stand Day" will take place Wednesday, August 24 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at 322 Jefferson Street in Alexandria. All proceeds will go to fight childhood cancer. Organizers ask people to make checks out to either Isaac's Foundation or the American Cancer S...
August 22, 2011 - 11:21am
August 13, 2011
Event is St. Cloud helps families of children with cancer
St. Cloud Hospital Pediatric Cancer Services is hosting its fourth annual hematology/oncology family education event from 9:30-11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, at CentraCare Health Plaza. It will include a hands-on "Underwater Habitats" presentation by the Sea Life Aquarium from the Mall...
August 13, 2011 - 10:04am
June 12, 2011
Baseball game in St. Cloud honors cancer survivors
The Coborn Cancer Center in St. Cloud will celebrate thriving along the survivorship journey at the 7:05 p.m. June 29 baseball game when the St. Cloud River Bats take on the Willmar Stingers at the Municipal Athletic Complex. Receive two free tickets by submitting a story of "thriving...
June 12, 2011 - 10:01am
January 15, 2011
Planned Parenthood boosts awareness about preventing cervical cancer
January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. As part of a sustained effort to raise awareness of public health issues in the region, Planned Parenthood Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota (PPMNS) is working to educate women about cervical cancer prevention and detection. Cervical...
January 15, 2011 - 10:45am
January 12, 2011
Help cancer patients on their road to recovery
"Road to Recovery" is a volunteer driver program designed to provide transportation for cancer patients who need help getting to and from their cancer treatments and doctor appointments. The American Cancer Society (ACS) is looking for volunteers to become Road to Recovery drivers...
January 12, 2011 - 12:00am
January 2, 2011
Klobuchar urges FDA to deal with shortage of medications
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar is urging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the pharmaceutical industry to address a growing shortage of prescription medications, especially drugs for treating cancer. Klobuchar said she will also introduce legislation in January to...
January 2, 2011 - 3:00pm
January 1, 2011
Engebretson in battle with bone cancer
January 1, 2011 - 12:17pm
August 18, 2010
Impromptu hospital wedding ensures mother shares in celebration
Thirteen months shy of her August 2011 wedding date, Kierre Nelson had an impressive handle on her wedding preparation: venue was booked, bridesmaids'...
August 18, 2010 - 12:00am
August 11, 2010
Confused about mammograms? Task force provides answers
If you're unsure about when to get your first mammogram, you're not alone. Patients across the state have been getting mixed messages from clinic groups, the media and other medical organizations about breast screening guidelines after changes were made by the U.S. Preventive Services...
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am
Help fight childhood cancer
Help fight childhood cancer, one cup at a time. Grandma Pat's Lemonade stand will again be operating on Monday, August 16 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 322 Jefferson Street. All proceeds will go to Issac's Foundation to help fight childhood cancer.
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am
July 23, 2010
A touching release: Butterfly event helps hospice program
Butterflies are a symbol of life, death, renewal and hope - ideas that are at the heart of the Hospice of Douglas County. The summer sky will...
July 23, 2010 - 12:00am
July 14, 2010
Fighting back: Relay for Life brings cancer survivors together
They celebrated. They remembered. They fought back. Hundreds of people gathered at Jefferson High School Citizen's Field Friday for the Douglas...
July 14, 2010 - 12:00am
July 9, 2010
Here's what happens at Relay for Life
So, what is Relay for Life? It is the American Cancer Society's signature activity. It gives everyone in a community a chance to celebrate the lives of people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost and fight back against the disease. Teams of people camp out at a local...
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am
Cancer survivors share stories of hope, courage
Three people. Three lives. Three stories. Three goals - celebrate, remember, fight back. The American Cancer Society's 26th annual Relay for...
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am