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Law enforcement blotter: Friday, March 24 through Sunday, March 26
Minn. college student remains missing
Congressman Walz enters Minnesota governor race
Bridge at Osakis exit closed starting today
SkillsUSA competition held Friday at ATCC
Sports schedule for Monday, March 27
Panthers' Denny looks forward with almost entire team intact from runner-up finish
Morken's musings: Reason to believe in Gophers future
Where are they now: Duwenhoegger wins MIAC shot put title
Paulson honored as Knights MVP
Alexandria Public School elementary students 'cash in' on creativity
Artists, crafters sought for Art of the Lakes tour
Love INC welcomes volunteer and Life Skills Class coordinator
Judy Slegh brings healing ministry to House of Prayer
Boy Scouts to conduct 29th annual Scouting for Food drive
Births - March 24, 2017
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Clarence Raymond Lehn
Karen Jane (Evavold) Latzel
COMMENTARY: Proposed well ban could be disastrous
COMMENTARY: Bill promoted by NorthStar Christian Academy hurts Minnesota students
IT'S OUR TURN: Have you had 'the talk' yet?
FORUM EDITORIAL: Allow cameras in federal courts
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Cherry Berry closes
Edgewater Natural Family Medicine to host grand opening
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
hires and promotions
On The Street
March 12, 2017
One dies in north-central Minnesota crash
HILL CITY, Minn. — A 40-year-old Hill City man died early Saturday as the result of a rollover crash about 6 miles north of Hill City. The...
March 12, 2017 - 5:19pm
March 11, 2017
Update: Driver in ATV crash near Nelson in critical condition
Two people were injured in all-terrain vehicle accident near Nelson Saturday. Aaron Joseph Salo, 28, of Nelson was driving the ATV near 2014 Homestead Road in Nelson when it overturned at about 5:30 p.m. A 53-year-old passenger, Diane Linda Danner, also of Nelson, was able to return...
March 11, 2017 - 11:43pm
March 8, 2017
Ashby woman injured in crash near Brandon
An 18-year-old Ashby woman was injured in a one-vehicle crash on Interstate 94 near the Brandon exit Tuesday night. Mackenzie Rayn Ecker was driving a Mercury Sable west on I-94 at about 11:35 p.m. when it went off the left side of the road and struck a median cable barrier, according...
March 8, 2017 - 9:22am
March 3, 2017
Two-vehicle crash causes injuries
A rear-end crash between two sports utility vehicles in Alexandria sent one person to the hospital Friday afternoon. The crash happened on North...
March 3, 2017 - 4:12pm
February 17, 2017
Authorities say fiery, fatal Minn. crash one of the worst they've ever seen
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn.—One of the most horrendous crash scenes area law enforcement officers said they have ever seen in their career occurred...
February 17, 2017 - 7:26am
February 6, 2017
Rollover causes minor injuries near Alexandria
A 22-year-old Minneapolis man suffered minor injuries in a rollover east of Alexandria Saturday afternoon. Abdirahman Shukri Gama was driving a Kia Rio west on Interstate 94 about three miles east of Alexandria at about 1:15 p.m. He told the State Patrol that he was worried about...
February 6, 2017 - 10:01am
UPDATE: Patrol corrects information about fatal crash near Deer Creek
The State Patrol has corrected a report about a fatal crash near Deer Creek on Feb. 5, stating that all three people involved are from Wadena.
February 6, 2017 - 9:37am
February 2, 2017
Driver charged with injuring toddler pleads not guilty
The case of a 42-year-old Sauk Centre woman charged with hitting a 23-month-old toddler with her car while driving drunk in Alexandria on April...
February 2, 2017 - 1:46pm
January 31, 2017
UPDATED: Starbuck woman injured in rollover south of Alexandria
A Starbuck woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover south of Alexandria on Tuesday afternoon. The Minnesota State Patrol said Michaela Hippe, 19, sustained non-life-threatening injuries in the crash. The patrol said Ford Explorer was southbound on Highway 29 near Douglas...
January 31, 2017 - 5:40pm
January 27, 2017
One person injured in Highway 29 crash near Miltona
One person was injured during a crash north of Alexandria late Thursday afternoon. Cody Revering, 27, was driving a Ford Superduty pickup when he rear-ended a Buick Century that was stopped for a school bus on Highway 29 near County Road 14 in Miltona. No airbags were deployed during...
January 27, 2017 - 6:14pm
Woman charged with three misdemeanors in fatal crash
A driver has been charged after a July crash near Nelson that killed 28-year-old Amber Martinson of Alexandria. Deborah Kempkes, 49, is facing three misdemeanor charges for careless driving, inattentive driving and failure to yield. On Jan. 4 she was issued a summons to appear in...
January 27, 2017 - 7:00am
January 20, 2017
One injured in I-94 truck crash
One person was injured when a tractor-trailer left the Interstate 94 roadway and entered the ditch in LaGrand Township in Douglas County. On...
January 20, 2017 - 9:28am
January 18, 2017
UPDATE: Full recovery expected for Garfield man seriously injured in northern Minnesota snowmobile crash
A Garfield snowmobile enthusiast was on his way to fulfilling a lifelong dream Sunday when things suddenly went very wrong. According to his CaringBridge website, Brad Klinkner, his son Adam and a good friend were planning to fulfill Brad's dream of snowmobiling from the Iowa state...
January 18, 2017 - 11:24am
January 15, 2017
UPDATE: Four injured in crash near Evansville
Four people were transported to Douglas County Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a crash on Interstate 94 near Evansville. About 6 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 15, a Dodge Ram, driven by 34-year-old Daniel Christopher Knudtson of West Fargo, and a Chevy Impala, driven by 21-year-old...
January 15, 2017 - 10:25pm
January 9, 2017
Woman injured in crash north of Alexandria
One person was injured in a crash with a dump truck north of Alexandria Monday night. At about 5:30 p.m., the Alexandria Police Department received a call about the crash between a motor vehicle and a dump truck near the intersection of Highway 29 and South L'Homme Dieu Drive. Officers...
January 9, 2017 - 10:40pm