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Baseball: Chargers shutout Raiders, 13-0
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Alexandria Area Community Calendar
The day Curt Felt died
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Toys for Kids reaches 165 children
Steve and Karen Samek
Morken: A few tips for gaining hunting permission
CRP cap to rise in House version of 2018 federal Farm Bill
From sap to syrup
Public comment meeting on deer plan coming to Glenwood
Morken: What survey numbers tell us about the future of conservation
Eleanor (Briese) Mattocks
David Leslie Lusty
Mildred A. Schroeder
LETTER: Switch to plant-based diet
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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
County crafting buffer compliance rules
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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
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