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Two people rescued from Lake Ida
Minnesota leaders look for ways to reduce health insurance premiums and 'reinsurance' may help
AgweekTV: Changes in antibiotics in livestock
Sue Jung honored with statewide General Manager of the Year award
Sen. Klobuchar honors Roers Family Bakery
Boys basketball: Savageau's big day helps Osakis edge B-E
Basketball scores from Friday, Jan. 20
Wrestling: Braves get past Minnewaska in dual
Wrestling: Knights sweep three at KMS duals
Blizzard hockey: New Ulm rolls over Alex at the RCC
Fathers and daughters invited to Big Ole – Little Lena Ball
Zion Lutheran School celebrates National Lutheran Schools Week
Faith Column: The Sunday after and the days ahead
Compassion Center to host GriefShare
A peach of a show
Engaged - Christopherson and Dalluge
Engaged - Freier and Christopherson
Births - Jan. 13, 2017
Engaged - Fischer and Teague
Morken: Step up and take part in deer management
Perch: A top winter attraction
Locals catch big bull redfish near South Padre Island
Morken: One final lesson as another season slips away
PF release: New Continuous CRP SAFE acres started Jan. 1
Hazel I. Kleven
Lisa M. Neubauer
Byron S. Gunderson
John Lawrence Davis
William "Bill" Bahe
IT'S OUR TURN: Tough choices on sex abuse story
LETTER: Need better service on CR82
LETTER: Give Trump a chance
LETTER: Rare, unique opportunity
LETTER: Douglas County's child abuse rate is double statewide rate
Farmland rental rates dropping overall
Selecting seed for your garden
Cow/Calf Days Seminar Tour coming to the area
Irrigation Clinic to be held in Parkers Prairie
Winter Garden College: Tools to tackle yard and garden problems
KOOL-TV adds local weekend show
New specialty-trained orthopedic surgeon available in Alexandria
Operation Round Up grants awarded to 14 organizations
Osakis distillery plans cocktail room
Viking Savings Bank to rebrand with move to new location
hires and promotions
On The Street
January 6, 2017
Tim Schiller to be installed at Good Shepherd
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church invites the public to attend and celebrate the installation of its new pastor, Tim Schiller, on Sunday, Jan. 8,...
January 6, 2017 - 11:00am
December 27, 2016
Office building in Alexandria will become a church
A 7,400 square foot office building along Highway 29 North will soon be reborn as a church. At its meeting Tuesday night, the Alexandria City...
December 27, 2016 - 10:54pm
October 14, 2016
Schjei Country brings talents to Sounds of the Harvest
Ebenezer Lutheran Church of Leaf Valley invites the public to its 11th annual Sounds of the Harvest, an evening filled with music and entertainment...
October 14, 2016 - 2:15am
September 30, 2016
See Sweetwater Revival in concert
Sweetwater Revival, the "female quartet of southern gospel music," will perform in concert on Saturday, Oct. 8, at 4 p.m. at Alexandria Covenant...
September 30, 2016 - 1:33am
September 23, 2016
Love INC to host annual fundraiser
Love In the Name of Christ, also known as Love INC, will host its fifth annual Time, Talent and Treasure fundraiser on Thursday, Oct. 6 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria. The event will include social time, dinner, testimonies, a silent auction and a live auction....
September 23, 2016 - 12:00am
September 16, 2016
Redeemer Youth Band to perform at Jam and Songfest
The Redeemer Youth held a Jam and Songfest on the church grounds of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Osakis in conjunction with Osakis Days in June,...
September 16, 2016 - 12:00am
May 20, 2016
LETTER: Presentation not an attempt to convert to Islam
To the editor: There has been talk concerning a controversial presentation at Calvary Lutheran Church. I went to the Calvary website to see it. This one, on April 6, was presented by a Muslim man named Hatim Kareem. After watching the video, I understood this was not an attempt to...
May 20, 2016 - 12:00am
December 23, 2015
Pastor's Paragraph: He is coming again
As we prepare ourselves to celebrate the birthday of our Lord and Savior, we all need to remind ourselves that Jesus is coming again! The word “advent” means “coming.” While we joyfully and eagerly look forward to His birthday celebration, let us never forget that Jesus is...
December 23, 2015 - 12:00am
December 18, 2015
Connecting Faith to Life: Be an instrument of grace
Peace, love, joy, hope. Those are the words we often associate with Advent and especially the candles on the Advent wreath. These days, I couldn’t think of four things we need more. A person doesn’t have to look far or search hard in order to find examples of how the world is...
December 18, 2015 - 12:00am
December 4, 2015
All things are ready
“The kingdom of heaven is like unto a certain king, which made a marriage for his son, and sent forth his servants to call them that were bidden to the wedding; and they would not come.” (Matthew 22:2, 3) The practical application of this passage must be evident to all. God, at...
December 4, 2015 - 12:00am
November 6, 2015
Church Column: The testimony of Charles Weigle
One of my favorite Charles Weigle hymns is No One Ever Cared for Me Like Jesus. A good preacher friend of mine related this story to me: For the last 15 years of his life, I had the joy of having Dr. Weigle in my home, in my church and in my school. I was with him on the last days...
November 6, 2015 - 12:00am
October 16, 2015
Living Word Lutheran Church architecture awarded
Living Word Lutheran Church (LWLC) in Alexandria was recently selected for "distinguished accomplishments in design and the profession of architecture"...
October 16, 2015 - 12:00am
August 7, 2015
Community breakfast Saturday, August 8: The public is invited to attend a community breakfast from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City, served in conjunction with the farmer’s market. A good will offering will be accepted. Church council workshop Saturday,...
August 7, 2015 - 12:00am
June 12, 2015
Community breakfast Saturday, June 13: The public is invited to attend a community breakfast from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Holmes City, served in conjunction with the farmer’s market. There will also be a food demonstration on how to make a “belly bowl”...
June 12, 2015 - 12:00am
Rachel Kurtz to fill First Lutheran with music
First Lutheran Church in Alexandria will present musician Rachel Kurtz on Saturday, September 13 at 5 p.m. and Sunday, September 14 at 8:30,...
September 12, 2014 - 12:00am