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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Aurelia (w/video)
More snow, frigid temps on the way
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Dec. 7
Mall evacuated after bomb threat; no bomb found
Minnesota hunter’s death being investigated as homicide
Gophers up next for Roste?
Blizzard looks to keep winning flurry going
Morken: New bosses' first trade decision is a big one
Morken: New bosses' first trade decision is a big one
Sports schedule for Thursday, Dec. 8
Help homeless animals at holiday bake sale
Christmas tales come to Lakes Area Radio Theatre
Dairy Queen hosts fundraiser to benefit Carla Wheeler
Toys for Kids gives area children Christmas cheer
Second Sunday concert features Christmas sing-along
Wedding - Steinhagen and Sperl
Wedding - Cunningham and Thielke
Births - Nov. 25, 2016
Wedding - Carlson and Klohn
Births - Nov. 18, 2016
Catching those early-ice walleyes
From the stand: A good way to end it
Applications open for spring turkey's first two seasons
Morken: Some "hunters" don't represent hunting
Bucks on the ground
Christian "Christy" Lorsung
Ann C. Ebsen
EDITORIAL: Many families are a hiccup away from disaster
LETTER: The theater, a place for progressive thought
LETTER: Theater has always been a place for social commentary
IN THE KNOW: It's Christmastime in the city
FROM THE ARCHIVES - 1966: 17th annual Jingle Bells has 15 performers
Winter grazing of cover crops is subject of workshop
2016 University of Minnesota Top 10 performing annuals
Weak farm economy adds twists to rental negotiations
Producers encouraged to consider FSA options
Applications available for Conservation Stewardship Program
Making a new home
Alex Carpet One supports Building for America's Bravest
Knute Nelson Hospice delivers veteran-centric care
ATCC, area businesses host annual tour days
Sixth Avenue Wine & Ale to close at year's end
hires and promotions
On The Street
June 7, 2016
Driver killed, three injured in head-on crash near Elrosa
By Forum News Service ELROSA, Minn. -- One driver was killed, a 2-year-old Elrosa boy seriously injured, and two others were left with non-life threatening injuries after a head-on crash early Tuesday on U.S. Highway 71 just north of Elrosa. The state patrol says the driver of a 2001...
June 7, 2016 - 11:55am
May 31, 2016
UPDATE: Three family members injured in crash north of Alexandria
Three family members were seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash north of Alexandria on Memorial Day Monday afternoon. The crash happened on...
May 31, 2016 - 10:04pm
May 17, 2016
Evansville woman injured in rollover
A 58-year-old Evansville woman was injured in a rollover west of Millerville Monday night. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call about the one-vehicle crash shortly after 7 p.m. The driver, Mary Beth Cullen, was trapped inside, so the Millerville Fire/Rescue/First...
May 17, 2016 - 7:14am
May 3, 2016
UPDATE: Two-car crash injures two on Broadway
The Alexandria Police Department has provided updated information about a two-vehicle crash in Alexandria Sunday afternoon. The crash happened...
May 3, 2016 - 8:45am
April 27, 2016
UPDATE: Driver dies in rollover near Kensington
A 25-year-old Kensington man died in a rollover south of Kensington late Friday night or early Saturday morning. The victim was Andrew Ernest Zupan, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. The crash was reported at about 6 a.m. on Pope Douglas Road SW. The sheriff's office...
April 27, 2016 - 8:44am
April 18, 2016
Young woman, dog dead after train accident in Wadena
By Wadena Pioneer Journal A young woman and dog were struck by an eastbound train and killed shortly after 6 p.m. Saturday in Wadena. According to the Wadena County Sheriff's Office, a young female and dog were seen on the train tracks in town east of Highway 71. The train was stopped...
April 18, 2016 - 9:43am
April 17, 2016
Pedestrian injured in Alexandria Saturday
A pedestrian was critically injured in Alexandria Saturday. The accident, involving a 16-year-old male pedestrian, happened on or near the 800 block of Irving Street, according to Alexandria Police Department (APD). The teen was significantly injured and flown to a Twin Cities hospital...
April 17, 2016 - 3:04am
April 14, 2016
Driver injured in Highway 29 rollover
A 58-year-old Alexandria woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 29 north of Alexandria Thursday afternoon. Debra L. Anderson was driving a 1997 Ford Ranger south on Highway 29 near the intersection with County Road 5 just south of Jim and Judy's gas station when she...
April 14, 2016 - 4:03pm
April 8, 2016
UPDATE: Driver injured in I-94 crash near Alexandria
A 37-year-old man suffered serious injuries in a rollover on Interstate 94 near Alexandria Friday morning. Danny K. Ecklund of Oslo was driving a 1999 Ford truck westbound at around 5 a.m. when he lost control of the vehicle near milemarker 100. The pickup went through the median...
April 8, 2016 - 10:58am
March 22, 2016
UPDATE: Two-vehicle crash in Alexandria results in injuries
A 77-year-old Osakis man was injured in a two-vehicle crash in Alexandria Saturday morning. The crash happened at the intersection of Third Avenue...
March 22, 2016 - 8:35am
March 18, 2016
Two injured in I-94 rollover
Two people were injured in a rollover on Interstate 94 near the Lake Burgen Rest Area east of Alexandria early Friday morning. At about 3:30 a.m., Deantione Kellum of Bourbonnais, Illinois was driving a Chevrolet Suburban east on I-94 when he attempted to pass a slower vehicle, according...
March 18, 2016 - 7:57am
March 17, 2016
Light pole crashes down in front of sheriff's office
A minor accident sent a light pole crashing down in front of the Douglas County Sheriff's Office (DCSO) in Alexandria this afternoon, Thursday....
March 17, 2016 - 3:13pm
March 16, 2016
UPDATE: More information about crash that injured two teens
More information has been released about a one-vehicle crash that injured two teens in southern Douglas County Monday. The crash happened in...
March 16, 2016 - 12:20pm
Driver gets two-day jail sentence in crash that killed Garfield man
A 19-year-old North Dakota college student received a sentence of two days in jail after pleading guilty to a charge of negligent homicide in...
March 16, 2016 - 9:42am
Vehicle ends up in river
A medical condition reportedly caused a vehicle to end up in the Long Prairie River Friday afternoon. The crash happened around 4:45 p.m. where...
March 16, 2016 - 12:00am