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Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, Oct. 19
Fire destroys truck in Alexandria
Law enforcement blotter: Tuesday, Oct. 18
Growing insurance premiums frustrate farmers
Thompson receives Mayor's Peace Award
8-5A Football: Cards to face winner of Spuds, Lumberjacks
5AA football: Osakis to face Benson in section quarterfinals
6A volleyball: Chargers four seed in subsection tourney
Football: ACGC shuts out Lakers
Area football scores from Wednesday, Oct. 19
Youth show kindness to sheriff's office, police department
Learning to grow through grief: Anderson Funeral Home to host grief seminar
A pioneer in local farmers' market retires
CLCA 2016-17 season opens with Dallas Brass
EAC to display photos from International Space Station
Births - Oct. 14, 2016
Engaged - Schwab and Ronning
Engaged - Schmitz and Volesky
Wedding - Lesnau and Johanneson
DNR Release: Lake Carlos State Park to offer snowshoe-lacing workshop
From the stand: Doe tagged on a perfect evening
Mike Frisch: Find the fish first
Lake Miltona hosting pro musky world championship
A color fiesta: Area's top destinations to see the beauty of fall
Allan D. Olk
Eunice Mae Lydia Backlund
Vincent T. Montgomery
Glenice Lauretta Phelps
COMMENTARY: Dutch elm disease is still very prevalent
EDITORIAL: Be on lookout for pedestrians
LETTER: Unborn life matters
LETTER: What's good for Twin Cities is good for Minnesota
1966: Alexandria businessmen on educational tour of Cities
How to manage box elder bugs
2017 Minnesota Gardening calendars are now available
Wheat council seeks candidates for board of directors
Five ways to protect your garden from deer
Crops benefit from proper application of livestock manure
Alexandria among cheapest cities for car insurance
FAST adds large robotic welder to Glenwood facility
Alexandria credit unions team up to volunteer
Chamber Ambassadors visit three businesses
TWF Industries Inc. is named a Top Shop
hires and promotions
On The Street
February 25, 2016
Driver seriously injured in Otter Tail County crash
A two-vehicle broadside crash near Deer Creek in Otter Tail County resulted in serious injuries this morning. Gerald Barthel, 77, of Perham was driving a Chevrolet Silverado north on Highway 106 and Joshua Weekley, 20, of Bertha was driving east on Otter Tail County Road 52. Weekley,...
February 25, 2016 - 2:37pm
February 24, 2016
State Patrol releases video of train hitting truck
By Forum News Service The Minnesota State Patrol on Tuesday released dashcam video footage showing a train striking a tractor-trailer west of Eveleth last month. The incident happened Jan. 20 at the railroad crossing where St. Louis County highways 7 and 101 meet, about 3 miles west...
February 24, 2016 - 10:24am
February 20, 2016
Update: Fatal crash reported in Todd County; name released
The person who died in a rollover in Todd County this morning, Saturday, has been identifed as Allen D. Howard of Staples. He was driving a 2004 Dodge Intrepid east on Highway 210/Highway 71 near milepost 216 when the car went off the right side of the road, according to the State...
February 20, 2016 - 8:37pm
February 18, 2016
After surviving initial crash, two people killed as car gets hit again
By Forum News Service Two people who survived an initial crash Wednesday night near Spicer were killed when they were struck by a third vehicle as they were standing near the accident scene in west-central Minnesota. According to the Minnesota State Patrol the initial accident, which...
February 18, 2016 - 9:58am
February 17, 2016
Two injured in two-vehicle crash near Miltona
A two-vehicle crash near Miltona Tuesday injured two people. At about 5:11 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received multiple phone calls about crash at the intersection of County Road 5 and County Road 3 east of Miltona. Anthony Noetzelman of Parkers Prairie was driving...
February 17, 2016 - 7:39am
Two injured in crashes Sunday
Two men were injured in separate crashes near Alexandria Sunday. The first crash happened on Interstate 94 at 7:53 a.m. According to Minnesota State Patrol, Jeffrey Kaiser, 58, of Bloomington was westbound on I-94 when he slowed down due to road conditions. The vehicle behind him,...
February 17, 2016 - 12:00am
February 16, 2016
Child killed, two others hurt in rollover near Elko
ELKO, Minn. -- A child was killed and two others hurt, one seriously, in an SUV rollover on icy Interstate 35 north of Elko Sunday night. The Minnesota State Patrol said the 2002 GMC Yukon, traveling north, lost control and rolled into the ditch about 8:15 p.m. One child, whose name...
February 16, 2016 - 7:48am
Authorities seeking pickup that hit man along road near Waubun
By Forum News Service WAUBUN, Minn. -- Authorities are searching for a vehicle that struck a man who had left his car after it slid off of a road and into a ditch in Mahnomen County on Sunday. According to Minnesota State Patrol, Mohamed Paya, 28, Fargo, was driving a 1994 Cadillac...
February 16, 2016 - 7:46am
February 15, 2016
Man injured in Highway 27 crash Sunday
An Alexandria man was injured in a head on crash Sunday just after 6 p.m. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a semi truck driven by Byron Hickman, 36, of Eagle Mountain, Utah, was westbound on Highway 27 toward the eastbound Interstate 94 on-ramp. Hickman reportedly turned left...
February 15, 2016 - 4:07am
February 14, 2016
Injury crash on I-94 Sunday morning
A Bloomington man received non-life threatening injuries in a rearend crash on Interstate 94 early Sunday. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Jeffrey Kaiser, 58, of Bloomington was westbound on I-94 near Alexandria when he slowed down due to road conditions. The vehicle behind...
February 14, 2016 - 1:48pm
February 8, 2016
UPDATE: Snowmobiler injured near Osakis
A 40-year-old Sartell man was injured in a snowmobile crash near Osakis Saturday night. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report of the crash on the southwest side of Smith Lake, near Dyrud Lane SE at about 7:30 p.m. The driver of the snowmobile, Daniel Schroers, had...
February 8, 2016 - 11:13am
February 7, 2016
Crash in Otter Tail County causes serious injury
Both drivers were injured in a two-vehicle, head-on crash in Otter Tail County Sunday morning. Zackary Willprecht, 20, of Breckenridge suffered serious injuries while Dillon Spanswick, 24, of Ottertail suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. The crash...
February 7, 2016 - 5:03pm
January 26, 2016
Brainerd woman, 91, dies following crash
By Forum News Service A 91-year-old Brainerd woman died as a result of injuries suffered in a two-vehicle crash at 11:43 a.m.Sunday on Highway 371 and Barbeau Road, north of Baxter, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. The state patrol identified the woman as Rosemary M. Potvin. Potvin...
January 26, 2016 - 8:41am
January 18, 2016
Two fatal crashes reported in Minnesota Sunday
Two fatal crashes were reported on Minnesota roads Sunday morning. Here are details: One killed, two injured in I-94 crash in Barnesville One person was killed and two others were injured in a crash on Interstate 94 in Barnesville on Sunday morning. The Minnesota State Patrol reports...
January 18, 2016 - 9:40am
January 14, 2016
UPDATE: One-vehicle crash on County Road 82 injures two (w/video)
More information has been released about a one-vehicle crash on County Road 82 west of Alexandria that resulted in injuries Wednesday afternoon....
January 14, 2016 - 12:00am