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Christian group forms to challenge government corruption, tyranny
Knute Nelson to celebrate Alexandria's seniors
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DNR report: Fewer small game hunters buy licenses in 2016
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DNR sees illegal use of hydraulic jets on more local waters
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Letter: We need to work and pray together
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Tomato tasting at the library
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Haying and grazing OK on some Conservation Reserve land
Millerville gets hands-on with butter
Minnesota adds 7,700 jobs in July; unemployment rate unchanged
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February 6, 2017
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
Starbuck woman injured in one-vehicle rollover
An 18-year-old Starbuck woman was injured Monday when her car slid off Interstate 94 near West Union and rolled. On Monday, Jan. 9, at 12:45 p.m., Sierra Marie Jordahl was traveling west on Interstate 94 in a 2000 Chevy Lumina when she lost control, going into the ditch and rolling...
January 9, 2017 - 3:52pm
Driver injured in rollover near Evansville
A 27-year-old Fargo man was injured in a one-vehicle rollover near Evansville Sunday night. Shahriar Shamim Emil was driving a Honda Accord east on Interstate 94 west of Evansville when he lost control of the vehicle. It went off the road to the right and rolled, according to the...
January 9, 2017 - 7:32am
December 29, 2016
Minnesotans killed in Florida plane crash identified
NEW LONDON, Minn. — Funeral services for a New London woman and a Spicer man killed this week in a Florida plane crash are being planned...
December 29, 2016 - 8:25pm
Update: Passenger still in hospital after icy crash near Garfield
Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash on an icy road near Garfield Monday night. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call about the crash on County Road 82, just west of County Road 22. Deputies learned that Patricia Dickey, 30, of Evansville was driving a...
December 29, 2016 - 8:48am
December 20, 2016
Parents of brothers killed in Dalton crash sue school, coach
MOORHEAD, Minn. — The father of two teenage boys killed in a 2015 rollover has filed a wrongful death suit against the boys' school, their...
December 20, 2016 - 8:03am
December 16, 2016
Wagon driver injured when horses spooked dies
WILLMAR, Minn. — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 16, 2016 - 9:15am