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Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, July 26
Around the County: Millerville Butter Days
GMO bill edges ahead in U.S. House
1,000 cyclists on a mission roll through Douglas County
A knockout Party in the Street
VFW district baseball: 16s to square off with 15s after six-inning win
Seven under-14 Alex Swim Club members head to state at Rochester
A first time finisher at Grandma's: Hochsprung youngest male finisher at Duluth marathon
Millers look ahead to next summer after two losses
Alexandria set to host VFW tournament this weekend
A treasure trove of crafts awaits at Art in the Park
Grants offered for artists to quick start next project
Alexandria Public Schools back-to-school packets are ready
Nutty for coconut ice cream
Benefit for Steve Pederson family is July 30
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Births - July 22, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Births - July 15, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
Big smallmouth caught during boat parade
Locals make good on Minnewaska
DNR release: Muskies to be stocked in Gull and Fairmont chain of lakes
Seniors get their day on the water (W/video)
Hess brings in nice bass on Whiskey Lake in Brandon
David Kenneth Holm
Myrna A. Zimmerman
Ruth Ann Struck
Carol Diane Jeffries
Wendy Jo (Muzik) Kuhnau
LETTER: Some people think laws don't apply to them
LETTER: Unique ecosystem needs protection
LETTER: Candidate can't keep simple promise
IN THE KNOW: There is so much right with America
From the archives - 2006: Bill Ingebrigtsen files for Senate as Republican candidate
Save money, water by using rain barrels
Kalpin family recognized as 2016 U of M Farm Family
Corn Views: Farmers take leadership role on water quality issues
Stay up-to-date on Douglas County FSA
Gardening for the senses
Three single moms can now get to work
DEED offers updated legal guide to privacy and data security
Chamber Ambassadors celebrate two businesses
Hilltop Lumber goes 'above and beyond'
Bell State Bank and Trust receives five stars from bank research firm
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
January 30, 2013
Former Carlos city treasurer charged with felony theft
More money than you know what to do with, could be the case in Carlos. The equivalent of an average person's salary went missing between February 2011 and June 2012. After reviewing financial records for the city of Carlos, the Minnesota Office of the State Auditor (OSA) discovered...
January 30, 2013 - 12:00am
January 24, 2013
Fire and smoke damage Carlos home
Firefighters from two departments responded to a house fire in Carlos Tuesday night. According to law enforcement, the fire was reported at 8:55 p.m. at the David Piere residence at 18 North Douglas Street in Carlos. The homeowners were not home at the time of the fire. The house...
January 24, 2013 - 11:16am
January 23, 2013
House fire in Carlos Tuesday night
Firefighters from two departments responded to a house fire in Carlos Tuesday night. According to law enforcement, the fire was reported at 8:55 p.m. at 18 North Douglas Street in Carlos. The homeowners were not home at the time of the fire. The house was damaged in the fire, which...
January 23, 2013 - 7:35am
October 3, 2012
Carlos students complete trip around southern Minnesota
If the Carlos fifth and sixth graders had travelled 750 miles straight south from Carlos, they would have ended up somewhere in southern Oklahoma...
October 3, 2012 - 12:00am
August 17, 2012
Cougars fail to make state tournament
The Carlos Cougars were perfect heading into the Region 14C tournament. Two losses later, they are heading home earlier than they hoped for...
August 17, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
Men's Senior baseball: Whitecaps look for spot at state
After a slow start, the Carlos Whitecaps have won six of their seven final games and are 8-6 heading into their final game before the state tournament for the Minnesota Senior Men's Amateur Baseball Association. "We finally have our full, healthy team back from early season injuries...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
Region 14C amateur baseball: Carlos still alive, Miltona falls
Carlos is the only team from the Resorters East still alive in the Region 14C Tournament after the Cougars ended Miltona's season in the losers' bracket this past Sunday. The Cougars kept their season going with the 9-0 win over Miltona after they dropped their first game of the...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
August 1, 2012
Miltona, Carlos advance to Region 14C baseball tournament
Miltona scored 12 runs as they ran past Urbank in Resorters baseball playoff action Friday night, earning a spot in the Region 14C playoffs. The Tigers fell to the Carlos Cougars 11-0 in the championship game, which also decided the pairings for the 14C tournament.
August 1, 2012 - 9:26am
July 27, 2012
Carlos Creek announces 'Stomp for a Cause'
Alexandria residents will have a chance to support local nonprofits in September when Carlos Creek Winery in Alexandria debuts Stomp for a Cause at their annual Grape Stomp and Wine Festival. The three day festival, held September 14-16, features live music, art, food, craft vendors...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
Lake Carlos State Park to host multiple events
Lake Carlos State Park will host special programs for kids and adults alike in the coming week. Following is a list of the events available: July 28 7 to 8 p.m. Meet a Wildland Firefighter Meet wildland firefighter Ryan Anderson at the Lake Carlos State Park amphitheater to...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 11, 2012
Cougars baseball: Carlos records two more shutouts
The Carlos Cougars' season-long trend of dominant pitching performances continued in back-to-back shutouts of Miltona and Urbank-Parkers Prairie. The...
July 11, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Resorters baseball: Carlos Cougars win two more
The Carlos Cougars got two more gems on the mound and used two late runs on Saturday to sweep two more games over the weekend. The Cougars scored single runs in the sixth and seventh innings to secure a 2-1 win over Long Prairie on Saturday. That came a day after rolling past Clarissa...
June 29, 2012 - 12:00am
June 20, 2012
Resorters baseball: Cougars poised for state tourney run
This past Saturday, it was Joe Snaza's turn to do what seemingly every pitcher has done for the Carlos Cougars this summer. The Cougars came...
June 20, 2012 - 12:00am
June 15, 2012
Resorters League baseball: Cougars, Miltona win
The Carlos Cougars remained perfect on the season this past weekend as they improved to 9-0 behind two easy wins against Sauk Centre and Urbank-Parkers Prairie. Brandon-Evansville also got a 13-1 win over Kensington in Resorters West action to improve to 7-1 in league play. Carlos...
June 15, 2012 - 12:00am
June 13, 2012
CenterPoint Energy awards Carlos Community Partnership Grant
CenterPoint Energy recently awarded the city of Carlos a $2,500 Community Partnership Grant for radio communications equipment for emergency responders that will be used to serve the community. "We are pleased that our Community Partnership Grants provide financial support to cities...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am