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Dixieland and gospel come to courthouse lawn
Prairie Fire registration opens
For the record
Graduates leave trail of good deeds
Flower basket sale to help Honor Flight
Pitino loves potential of this team as Gopher coaches visit Alexandria (W/video)
Tennis: Tech tops Cardinals in season-ending sweep
Softball: Chargers drop two in 6A playoffs
Roste transfers from the Gophers
Baseball: Osakis takes down Minnewaska in regular season finale
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
Bonding over books
Arnie & Linda Beulke
Anika Dale Wolfe
Wrapping up a memorable turkey season
A shiner shortage: Why the popular walleye bait is hard to find
Updated: Cool water temps make for a tough walleye bite on opener
Morken: Fishing by the numbers
Mike Frisch: Tips for the walleye opener
Delores "Dee" Annethe Mrzena Holstad
Geraldine "Gerrie" May Russell (Hundley)
Philip R. Harrang
LETTER: Imagine there's no freedom
LETTER: Tax cuts to rich expand national debt
EDITORIAL: Paid letter policy takes effect
IN THE KNOW: How to curb the opioid crisis
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
New Starbucks coming to Alexandria
On The Street
Chamber Ambassadors recognize two local businesses
Economist: U.S. well positioned
Most on board with new hospital name
hires and promotions
on the street
September 23, 2016
Births - Sept. 23, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Sept. 12 Girl, Sarah Pacholl and Curtis Griffith, Alexandria Sept. 16 Boy, Lindsey and John Olsen, Alexandria Sept. 17 Girl, Wendy Holloway, Miltona Sept. 18 Girl, Susan Thoennes and Shawn Solum, Sauk Centre Girl, Rebecca Jahnke and Jared Hartwell, Alexandria...
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
August 26, 2016
Births - Aug. 26, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Aug. 17 Girl, Kelli and Scott Hoffman, Parkers Prairie Aug. 18 Boy, Rachelle and Evelio Sanchez-Martinez, Long Prairie Girl, Katherine and Travis Degier, Carlos Aug. 20 Boy, Jenna and Daniel Deterding, Alexandria Births from Jan. 1 to Aug. 20, 2016: 407.
August 26, 2016 - 12:00am
August 19, 2016
Births - through Aug. 12, 2016
Douglas County Hospital: Aug. 9 Boy, Beth Schumann and Justin Lanigan, Glenwood Aug. 10 Boy, Meriah Helberg and Benjamin Pearson, Alexandria Aug. 12 Girl, Kimberly Dyal and Adam Howe, Sauk Centre Births from Jan. 1 to Aug. 12, 2016: 395.
August 19, 2016 - 12:00am
August 18, 2016
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran
Engaged - Dokken-McFann and Gran Kelly Dokken-McFann of Alexandria and John Gran of Kensington announce their engagement. Kelly is the...
August 18, 2016 - 7:00pm
August 12, 2016
Births - Aug. 3-8, 2016
Douglas County Hospital Aug. 3 Boy, Skye and Travis Vincent, Alexandria Boy, Ashley and Tony Kuhnau, Garfield Aug. 4 Boy, Marissa Meckeff and Zachary Henneman, Evansville Aug. 5 Girl, Breanna and Tanner Johnson, Alexandria Aug. 7 Boy, Noelle Jones and Kaleb Koskela, Osakis Aug. 8...
August 12, 2016 - 12:00am
August 11, 2016
Engaged - Benning and Notch
Engaged - Benning and Notch Cody Notch and Kristin Benning would like to announce their engagement. Cody is the son of Chris and Tammy...
August 11, 2016 - 7:00pm
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak
Engaged - Butler and Joswiak Nicole Butler of Carlos and Zackary Joswiak of Cottage Grove announce their engagement. Nicole is the daughter...
August 11, 2016 - 7:00pm
Engaged - Steffan and Schaffer
Engaged - Steffan and Schaffer Doug and Deb Schaffer of Millerville and Charles and Annette Steffan of Belfield, North Dakota, are happy to...
August 11, 2016 - 7:00pm
August 10, 2016
Festivals offer fun and food for all
Celebrations took place in two Douglas County communities this weekend — Brandon and Forada. The annual Brandon Summer Fest and the annual...
August 10, 2016 - 12:00am
August 4, 2016
Engaged - Kvilhaug and Holverson
Engaged - Kvilhaug and Holverson Rallie and Kristine Kvilhaug of Alexandria announce the engagement of their daughter, Jill Kristine Kvilhaug...
August 4, 2016 - 7:00pm
July 28, 2016
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett
Engaged - Solyntjes and Triplett Amanda Solyntjes of Alexandria and Kevin Triplett of Montrose announce their engagement. Amanda is the...
July 28, 2016 - 7:00pm
July 22, 2016
Births - July 22, 2016
Douglas County Hospital July 12 Girl, Jill and Adam Johnson, Garfield July 13 Girl, Briana and Bryan Randt, Alexandria July 16 Girl, Jaclyn and Jeremy Sayre, Evansville Births from Jan. 1 to July 16, 2016: 366.
July 22, 2016 - 12:00am
July 21, 2016
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek
Engaged - Buschette and Krivanek Bill and Ann Krivanek happily announce the engagement of their son, William Kenneth Krivanek, to Kady Rae...
July 21, 2016 - 7:00pm
July 15, 2016
Births - July 15, 2016
Douglas County Hospital July 4 Girl, Katie and Andrew Zickur, Glenburn, North Dakota. July 6 Girl, Kate Jacobs, Henning July 9 Girl, Lindsay and Lynn Muzik, Alexandria July 11 Boy, Maggie and Anthony Lysfjord, Alexandria Births from January 1 to July 11, 2016: 356.
July 15, 2016 - 12:00am
July 8, 2016
Births - June 28-July 2, 2016
Douglas County Hospital June 28 Girl, Brittany and Christopher Miller, Brandon June 29 Boy, Rachel and Jeremy Mead, Glenwood July 1 Boy, Sue Ellen and Kenneth Earl, Alexandria July 2 Girl, Kristina and Cody Bauleke, Cyrus Births from Jan. 1 to July 2, 2016: 345.
July 8, 2016 - 12:00am