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The Jacob Wetterling case file
AgweekTV: Elevator Embezzlement in Minnesota
Car vs. 750-pound elk collision reported in southern Minnesota
Caller reported man shot himself, but Fargo police seeking homicide suspect
Schools not reimbursed for state costs: Fewer fans, venue costs to blame
Football: Chargers dismantle the Bears on homecoming
Football: Knights erupt in easy win over W-DC
Football: BOLD flexes its muscle again as Warriors roll over Minnewaska
Football: Slow start dooms Panthers against USA
Area football scores from Friday, Sept. 21
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Zebra mussels confirmed in Barrett Lake in Grant County
Drawdown underway on Lake Christina
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Richard "Shorty" Olson
Shirley Ann Battey
Rebecca "Becky" Smith
Letter to the Editor: Farmers face risks while improving water quality
It's Our Turn: Home abroad in a purple world
Letter to the Editor: Problems with medicare
THUMBS UP/THUMBS DOWN
1968: St. Ann's gets new church
4-H holds county competition
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
Skid steer row: Burgeoning Alexandria industry makes attachments for skid loaders
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
Fraud-stricken Minnesota grain co-op looks for quick sale
Minnesota businesses confront opioid crisis
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
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November 4, 2015
LETTER: Republicans break ranks on climate change
To the editor: Lately, Republicans have been re-thinking their positions on a lot of issues, but it’s difficult to go against your tribe, so it was surprising this month when 12 Congressional Republicans signed a Climate Resolution stating that human-caused climate change is real,...
November 4, 2015 - 12:00am
October 23, 2015
LETTER: Franson challenged to explain her denial of climate change
To the editor: In March of this year, Representative Mary Franson boasted proudly on her Facebook page, “I do not believe in ‘climate change’ or ‘global warming.’” In the Tuesday, October 20 Star Tribune, there is an article titled “Local firms commit to climate goals.”...
October 23, 2015 - 12:00am
July 24, 2015
Church group acts on pope’s climate message
St. Mary’s committee believes there’s time to turn things around
July 24, 2015 - 9:54am
April 2, 2014
First Congregational Church tackles climate change
The First Congregational United Church of Christ in Alexandria invites the public to learn more about how humans are changing the climate and what they can do about it. Jeanne Johnson of the Citizens Climate Lobby will present the talk on Thursday, April 3 at 6 p.m.
April 2, 2014 - 12:00am
March 14, 2014
Science is true whether you believe in it or not
To the editor: Honeywell; Whirlpool; The Department of Defense; the Central Intelligence Agency; Apple; The Hartford; Hasbro, Inc.; ABB; Alcan; BP; British Airways; BT: Cinergy; Cisco Systems; Deloitte; Deutsche Bank; Ford; HP; Petrobras; RAO UESR; Rio Tinto; Siemens; Swiss Re; Toyota;...
March 14, 2014 - 12:00am
February 28, 2014
Learn about climate change impact
Eli Lehrer, founder of the free market think tank, the R Street Institute in Washington, D.C., will speak by national conference call to a meeting on Saturday, March 1 at 11:45 a.m. at the Douglas County Public Library community room, Alexandria. Everyone is welcome. Lehrer will...
February 28, 2014 - 12:00am
February 5, 2014
No vast areas of tillable land in world
To the editor: While I agree with the Citizens Climate Lobby that climate change is a real problem, I disagree with the statements about agriculture. The subsidies received by American farmers have declined for many years and are among the lowest in the modern world. The farm program...
February 5, 2014 - 12:00am
January 31, 2014
Concerned for people who don’t trust God
To the editor: Jeanne Johnson and others are certain that there is climate change (global warming) and it is manmade. They are very sincere and trusting in the predictions made by many scientists around the world. Those predictions have not come true. Instead of the polar ice disappearing,...
January 31, 2014 - 12:00am
January 22, 2014
More lies from the government
To the editor: Global cooling is happening now and has been for several years. Let’s look at the facts. It was just a few months ago that the TV news stations reported that global warming stopped several years ago and now we are in a global cooling area. The facts were printed...
January 22, 2014 - 9:28pm