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Alexandria company 'not scared' by animal cruelty accusations
Greater Minnesota cities urge action on bonding, aid, streets
Investigators find rifle was hidden from view
$11,000 raised for Brandon History Center
Alpine ski team to remain a co-op
Elks Hoop Shoot contest set for Jan. 7 in Alexandria
Blizzard Hockey: Alexandria swept in weekend series with Granite City
NA3HL Hockey: WarHawks cut ties to Blaisuis
Girls Hockey: Cards end Packers’ winning streak
Blizzard hockey: Granite City dominates in an 8-2 final at the RCC
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
College to show film about Rwanda war crimes
New Year's Eve in November for Newcomers
Dave & Jean Schonberg
Larry & Terry Sather
A rare mule deer sighting near Alexandria
DNR: Seven deer presumed positive for CWD in area 603 after initial test
Finally his turn
Opening morning memory
Firearm deer harvest up 10 percent from 2016 so far
Ann M. Nussbaum
Sharon Marie Martinson
Gary D. Nokes
OUR TURN: Social media opens door to hate and unkindness
EDITORIAL: Advice for Black Friday shoppers
LETTER: Who benefits from proposed tax cuts?
LETTER: The religion of Americanism
COMMENTARY: E-cigarettes are a public health concern
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
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KCCO going away, but CBS signal may stay
Laven re-elected to the state chamber board
Alex born company now part of global high-tech firm
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
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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