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Bags and Beer event held at RCC
Osakis and Brandon-Evansville proms underway
Douglas County residents celebrate Earth Day with Science Walk
Building activity is on council's agenda Monday
AgweekTV: Every day is Earth Day for farmers
Sports scores from Friday, April 21
Boys golf: Lakers tested against top teams at Wayzata
Baseball: Lead slips away in extras for Osakis
Girls golf: Cards dominate another CLC meet at St. Cloud
Softball: B-E coasts past Owls behind Bukkila's big day
Free seminar discusses end of life planning
Amazing Journeys Together hosts special presentation
Births - April 21, 2017
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
A focus on the feud: AAAA stages 'Romeo and Juliet'
Engaged - Schmidt and Murray
Engaged - Harstad and Engebretson
Wedding - Von Bank and Hoelscher
Wedding - Skudlarek and Oestreich
Births - March 31, 2017
Worth the drive: Wyoming produces on opening morning
Mike Frisch: Which jig is the right jig for walleyes?
A walk in the woods is always worth it
Outdoor issues at stake in environmental bills: Viking Sportsmen on board with fee increases
DNR release: Spring burning restrictions begin today
Orville E. Lien
Earl Leroy Seaburg Jr.
Bernard 'Bernie' Kreemer
AnnaMae J. Strootman
Letter: Sanctuary cities are lunacy
COMMENTARY: Don't shortchange students
Letter: New buffer law will create problems
Letter: How to celebrate Earth Day
Letter: Science provides vital knowledge
Robin Trott: Five steps to conserving water in your garden
Steve Frericks: Ask for help in tough times
Extension to offer low-tunnel strawberry workshop
Minnesota Farmers Union to host rural issues discussion
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Chamber introduces new networking event
ATCC Foundation holds scholarship recognition event
Carlos Creek Winery honored at Progress Minnesota event
Tech company sprouts from the ground up
A restaurant revival
hires and promotions
On The Street
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
March 12, 2016
Woman injured in crash early Saturday on I-94
One person was injured in a crash on I-94 early Saturday. According to the State Patrol, Jean Haakenson, 34, of Ellendale, North Dakota was westbound in I-94 when she went off the road and crashed into the median cable. She was transported to Douglas County Hospital with non-life...
March 12, 2016 - 4:19pm
March 1, 2016
UPDATE: Two-vehicle crash causes injuries
A two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Geneva Golf Club Drive and Liberty Road, east of Alexandria, caused serious injuries Tuesday afternoon....
March 1, 2016 - 9:39pm
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