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Early morning fire destroys home in Brandon
GoFundMe campaigns created for family of 12-year-old drowning victim
Alexandria high school prom held Saturday night
Republicans elect outsider Jennifer Carnahan to head party
Update: 12-year-old drowning victim identified
Baseball: Cards improve to 7-1 with win at Albany
Track and Field: Minnewaska girls take first at Staples
Girls Golf: Minnewaska tied for first after two WCC rounds
Track and Field: Osakis girls second, boys sixth at Blascziek Invite
Softball: Chargers win fifth straight to move to 9-2
Patty Kakac to perform First Friday Concert
Estonian pastor to preach at St. Luke's Lutheran Church
Births - Douglas County Hospital
Randy Knuth to be installed at First Presbyterian Church
LYRA ensemble to perform at Calvary Lutheran
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Mike Frisch: Catch bigger fish
Morken: No better time than now for turkey hunting in Minnesota
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
JaLysa Ann Cook
Janine M. Paulzine
Robert Joseph Schlosser
IT'S Our Turn: The road goes ever on
Letter: Support small-scale entrepreneurship
Letter: Science and climate change
Letter: Protect public access to the outdoors
Letter: Tax bill omits county aid change
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
October 12, 2016
Karina Nelson places fourth at horse championships
Karina Nelson, 14, of Alexandria recently competed in the 2016 United States Dressage Federation Region 4 Championships with her horse, Dammerung...
October 12, 2016 - 2:00am
June 19, 2013
State Class A baseball: Osakis brings home runner-up trophy
It was a season that played out like a movie script without the perfect ending. On the final day of the high school baseball season, Osakis...
June 19, 2013 - 12:00am
March 13, 2013
Section 8AAA girls' basketball: Alexandria so close to state
The look of frustration mixed with sadness on junior Amanda Christianson's face said it all as Alexandria's upset bid fell just short in the...
March 13, 2013 - 12:00am
March 8, 2013
Section 8AAA girls' basketball: Alexandria is not backing down
WHAT Section 8AAA girls' basketball championship Alexandria vs. Fergus Falls WHEN Friday, March 8, 7:30 p.m. WHERE St. John's University,...
March 8, 2013 - 12:00am
June 14, 2012
Helget receives top Fish Decoy Association World Point Championship
Troy Helget, owner of Top Notch Artworks of Alexandria, was awarded the National Fish Decoy Association World Point Championship. He has carved...
June 14, 2012 - 2:35pm
March 7, 2012
Community fan bus for Section 8AAA girls' basketball championship
Charter fan buses are being organized for adults and students to the Section 8AAA girls' basketball championship game at Minnesota State University - Moorhead on Friday, March 9. Cost of the bus ride is $10 per person. Fan bus tickets will be sold between 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Jefferson...
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
February 17, 2012
Card girls' hockey: From overtime to finals
The Cardinal girls' Section 6A hockey opener was a test of fortitude. Even though top-seeded Alexandria pummeled the Pequot Lakes (Northern...
February 17, 2012 - 12:00am
October 21, 2011
Card boys' cross country: Alexandria third at CLC championships
Led by Zac Bartolomeo and Will Sieling, the Cardinal boys' cross country team finished third overall at the Central Lakes Conference meet in...
October 21, 2011 - 12:00am
Card girls' cross country: Alexandria captures CLC championship
It's been a while for the Cardinal girls' cross country meet since their last Central Lakes Conference championship - 12 years in fact - but...
October 21, 2011 - 12:00am
October 12, 2011
Grimes wins Midwest Section championship
Geneva Golf Club pro Lisa (Kluver) Grimes won her third LPGA Teaching and Club Professionals (T&CP) Midwest Section Championship last week at...
October 12, 2011 - 12:00am
October 22, 2010
Card boys' cross country: Alexandria takes top spot in CLC
The rest of the field did not stand a chance against the Alexandria boys' cross country team at the Central Lakes Conference meet at Arrowwood...
October 22, 2010 - 12:00am
October 7, 2010
Card volleyball team takes on Rocori in key CLC matchup
If ever there was a dominant team in a conference, it would have to be the Alexandria Cardinal volleyball squad. The Cards' history in the Central Lakes Conference is nothing short of spectacular, having won or shared the title in 24 of the 33 years that the CLC has been in existence,...
October 7, 2010 - 9:22am
July 14, 2010
Golf: Vangsness, Sholts compete in MGA Junior Championship
Alexandria's Casey Vangsness and Chris Sholts were among the 120 contenders in the 84th Minnesota State Junior Boys' Championship last week at Wildflower Golf Course in Detroit Lakes. Vangsness tied for 38th with a 4-over-par 76 on day one then carded a 1-over-par 73 on day two to...
July 14, 2010 - 12:00am
July 9, 2010
Lesnar defends title
Brock Lesnar's evolution as an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) fighter took another step this past Saturday night as the Alexandria resident retained the title as the undisputed heavyweight champion after a second-round submission of Shane Carwin. The 6'2," 265-pound Carwin...
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am
July 4, 2010
Lesnar retains title
Alexandria's Brock Lesnar is still the reigning UFC heavyweight champion. Lesnar survived a brutal first-round pounding by previously undefeated interim champ Shane Carwin Saturday night at UFC 116 to at the MGM Grand Garden, coming back in the second round to finish off his opponent...
July 4, 2010 - 12:38pm