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Mental health services shift to a community focus
Police looking for robbery suspect
Judge Battey to retire; vacancy process begins
Law enforcement blotter: Monday, Sept. 26
Homecoming week: All Douglas County high schools celebrating this week
Tennis: Osakis sweeps Mainstreeters
AGC Junior Golf Academy finishes summer program
Sports schedule for Tuesday, Sept. 27
Girls soccer: Knoblach's goal stands up at Cathedral
Boys soccer: Cards can't find the net in loss at Cathedral
First female road deputy now admin of the year
Butterfly babies:Loss of twin sons at birth spurs involvement in memorial 5K
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Life campaign gathers for the unborn
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Engaged - Schutta and Kelly
Engaged - Hanson and Arceneau
Births - Sept. 9, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Gould Brothers exhibition shooting coming to Alexandria
What makes a trophy hunter?
From Austin to Alex
Mike Frisch: Fall walleye tips
Gladys M. Vogt
Franklin L. Cobb
Phillip O. Thompson
EDITORIAL: How to survive a crash with a power pole
IN THE KNOW: A wonderful, vibrant area
LETTER: Heroic actions saved lives
IT'S OUR TURN: Photos and the First Amendment
EDITORIAL: Don't take emergency care for granted
Farm loan program offers options for on-farm storage
Watch tractors in action at Plow Day 2016
Improving yields and water quality
YOU ASKED: Who planted the sunflowers near interstate?
Extension Column: Now is the time to take cuttings from your favorite annuals
Website launched for small businesses, entrepreneurs
Bell Bank named among 'Best Banks to Work For'
Carlos Creek Winery honored for Business and Industrial Appreciation Day
Employers of the Year nominations sought
Lake Darling Resort to replace Viking Trail Resort
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
Police looking for robbery suspect
September 7, 2016
Carlos Fire Department receives grant for Jaws of Life
The Carlos Fire Department recently received a grant of $19,985 that was used to buy new Jaws of Life, a machine used to pry apart crashed vehicles...
September 7, 2016 - 12:00am
June 8, 2016
LETTER: Area schools recognized for excellence
To the editor: Hearty congratulations to Carlos Elementary and Miltona Science Magnet School for receiving the “School of Excellence” Award. They are two of only six schools in the state of Minnesota to receive this prestigious award. It is given by the Minnesota Department of...
June 8, 2016 - 12:00am
May 11, 2016
Teacher shaves head for Hoops for Heart
Chris Janssen, physical education teacher and Hoops for Heart volunteer coordinator for Carlos, Garfield and Miltona elementary schools, challenged...
May 11, 2016 - 12:00am
December 21, 2015
Fisherman wins appeal
A Carlos man found guilty of gross overlimit of fish in 2014 filed an appeal with the state of Minnesota Court of Appeals and won. Ronald Wayne Johnson argued that Douglas County District Court erred in concluding that he voluntarily consented to the search of his house and in denying...
December 21, 2015 - 3:42pm
December 11, 2015
A text ending in trauma
Before her world came shattering down around her, Katie DeGier of Carlos sat on her deck, putting together photo albums with a friend. Her phone...
December 11, 2015 - 9:54am
December 8, 2015
Car crashes into Carlos garage
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Department received a call from a Carlos resident shortly before 8 a.m. Sunday, December 6 stating that a green...
December 8, 2015 - 4:05pm
September 25, 2015
Carlos, Miltona set preliminary levies
City councils in Carlos and Miltona have set proposed property tax levies for 2016. All cities must certify their final levy to the county auditor by December 28. The final levy can only be decreased from the preliminary tax levy. Carlos’ preliminary 2016 levy has been...
September 25, 2015 - 12:00am
August 19, 2015
Carlos council bonds to cover street costs
Work is well under way on a two-part infrastructure improvement project in Carlos. This summer, work started on the city’s water main, curb and gutter, streets and new water treatment facility and well. The entire project is estimated at $2.6 million and the majority of the project...
August 19, 2015 - 12:00am
July 8, 2015
Family fun awaits during Carlos Daze Saturday
Summertime festival fun is at full tilt in the lakes area and the city of Carlos is getting in on the fun this weekend. Saturday, July 11, is Carlos Daze and the day’s events include fitness, frozen treats, a festive parade and dancing in the street. The day starts at 8 a.m. with...
July 8, 2015 - 12:00am
July 1, 2015
County road work under way
Resurfacing work is under way this week on County Roads 13, 42 and 46, according to Dave Robley, county engineer. County Road 13 will be resurfaced...
July 1, 2015 - 12:00am
June 26, 2015
A jeep for the grandkids
Carlos resident’s hand-built jeep to be featured in upcoming parades
June 26, 2015 - 12:00am
June 10, 2015
Washing, drying, raising money to play
Carlos playground fundraising efforts spotlighted on KARE-11 News
June 10, 2015 - 12:00am
June 8, 2015
UPDATE: Washing, drying, raising money to play
Kids, parents and community members made a mundane chore fundraiser-worthy Saturday in Carlos. To continue raising money for the Carlos Elementary...
June 8, 2015 - 7:21am
June 3, 2015
Playground project picks up support
Otto Bremer Foundation donates $75,000 to Carlos playground
June 3, 2015 - 12:00am
May 27, 2015
Carlos prepares for water, streetwork
Work expected to begin in July
May 27, 2015 - 12:00am