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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
December 23, 2016
COMMENTARY: Ensuring competition benefits farmers and consumers
By U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minnesota In Minnesota, we are proud of our farmers and farming communities. While most people know us as the land of 10,000 lakes, we have nearly 75,000 farms and are fifth in the nation in agricultural production. We also are home to many agricultural...
December 23, 2016 - 9:00am
April 15, 2016
Alexandria to host Visual Arts competition
The Alexandria Area High School will host the Minnesota State High School League Visual Arts competition on Friday, April 22. More than 150 students are expected to attend from high schools in Alexandria, Becker, Fergus Falls, Little Falls, Monticello, Moorhead, Sartell-St. Stephen,...
April 15, 2016 - 12:00am
March 30, 2016
Brandon-Evansville students attend visual arts festival
Fifteen Brandon-Evansville students in grades eight to 12 who sent artwork for the Minnesota State High School League's (MSHSL) Regional Visual...
March 30, 2016 - 12:00am
Alex robotics team attends regional competition in first year
The first-year Alexandria Robotics team 3313 attended its regional competition on March 3-5 in Duluth. This year’s challenge in the competition,...
March 30, 2016 - 12:00am
March 23, 2016
Students compete at state DECA competition
Twenty Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) students competed in the 2016 State DECA competition in Brooklyn Park Feb. 18-19. Each...
March 23, 2016 - 12:00am
March 9, 2016
ATCC students dominate advertising competition
The Central Minnesota Advertising Federation announced student award winners at the Regency Event Center. Communication Art and Design students of Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) received 56 of 79 total awards, including all three Judges Choices and the Best of Show....
March 9, 2016 - 12:00am
February 3, 2016
Alexandria places first in subsection one act competition
Alexandria students were among area students from six schools who met in Alexandria to compete in the 8AA subsection one act play event on Jan....
February 3, 2016 - 12:00am
January 27, 2016
Triple A Award competitors selected
Abbie Biegner and Matt Bittmann, seniors at Alexandria Area High School (AAHS), were nominated to represent their school in the Academics, Arts...
January 27, 2016 - 12:00am
November 13, 2015
InnovateHer Competition seeks entrants
The West Central Minnesota Small Business Development Center (WC MN SBDC), which has a satellite location in Alexandria, is hosting a local InnovateHer Competition open to all entrepreneurs. National finalists will pitch their products and ideas to a panel of expert judges and compete...
November 13, 2015 - 12:00am
June 4, 2014
Out and About - around the county this week
The Alexandria track and field team was at the Section 8AA meet this past week trying to punch tickets to the state meet at Hamline University...
June 4, 2014 - 12:00am
May 22, 2013
Robotics team competes at state
FRC Team 3313 Mechatronics from Jefferson High School (JHS) in Alexandria recently competed at the Minnesota State Championship. The Minnesota...
May 22, 2013 - 12:00am
May 15, 2013
4-H Project Bowl teams compete at state level
Four teams from Douglas County participated in the Minnesota 4-H State Project Bowl event held in Foley on April 20. There were five Regional...
May 15, 2013 - 12:00am
May 8, 2013
Brandon-Evansville students compete at state
The Brandon-Evansville Charger Chapter of the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) recently returned from participating in...
May 8, 2013 - 12:00am
April 10, 2013
4-H members compete in Project Bowls
Where did Berkshire swine originate? What is colic? What is a ruminant animal?
April 10, 2013 - 12:00am
April 3, 2013
Skilled students put to the test
Alexandria Technical and Community College (ATCC) hosted seven state SkillsUSA competitions on Friday, March 22. Students from several schools...
April 3, 2013 - 12:00am