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Candidates for Legislature vie for votes
Sen. Franken 'knocked out' by new high school
Fire and ice
It's up to the voters
West I-94 lane near Evansville to close Monday
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
A memorable moose in Alaska
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
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
October 20, 2016
Reward offered to solve theft at Central Specialties
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office is seeking information about a break-in and theft that was reported at Central Specialities, Inc. On Oct. 17, Central Specialties employees reported that one of their construction trailers was broken into and several thousand dollars of equipment...
15 hours 4 min ago
September 14, 2016
Suspect charged after driving through wall at ALP
A 21-year-old Alexandria man was charged with two felonies — motor vehicle theft and first-degree criminal damage to property — after...
September 14, 2016 - 10:16pm
Suspect charged after driving through wall at ALP
A 21-year-old Alexandria man was charged with two felonies – motor vehicle theft and first-degree criminal damage to property – after he...
September 14, 2016 - 4:54pm
September 8, 2016
Two level-three offenders moving to Alexandria
Two level-three sex offenders are moving to Alexandria later this month. Chad Allen Larson, 35, is being released from a state correctional facility...
September 8, 2016 - 12:58pm
September 7, 2016
Chase through golf course, yards ends with a crash
A 20-year-old Farwell man was arrested following a high-speed chase that began in Alexandria, cut across a golf course, went through yards and...
September 7, 2016 - 4:04pm
September 3, 2016
UPDATE: Wetterling suspect leads authorities to remains, KSTP reports
By Mary Divine, St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. JOSEPH, Minn. -- After nearly 30 years of searching, wondering, waiting and hoping, Patty and Jerry...
September 3, 2016 - 9:10am
August 16, 2016
Garfield woman sentenced for stealing pills
A 55-year-old Garfield woman was sentenced to 42 days in jail for stealing prescription pills from an Alexandria pharmacy where she once worked....
August 16, 2016 - 10:54am
August 10, 2016
Suspect sentenced for possessing heroin, credit card fraud
A 21-year-old Fargo man was sentenced to serve 13 months in prison for fifth-degree possession of heroin. Tyler David Cote was sentenced in...
August 10, 2016 - 12:00am
July 23, 2016
UPDATE: Miltona driver charged after high-speed chase
A 32-year-old Miltona man faces a felony charge of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle during a high-speed chase that began in downtown...
July 23, 2016 - 9:59pm
July 20, 2016
Charges dropped in felony assault case
Charges have been dismissed against a 26-year-old Alexandria woman in an assault case. Quashieka Nicole Cook was charged in Douglas County District Court March 7 with felony second-degree assault and misdemeanor domestic assault in connection with an incident that occurred on March...
July 20, 2016 - 12:00am
July 7, 2016
Owner of Blue Smoke BBQ charged with arson
An owner of the Blue Smoke BBQ in Alexandria, which shut down three years ago after it was badly damaged in a fire, has been charged with arson....
July 7, 2016 - 3:35pm
June 30, 2016
Fargo, Moorhead police collar 18 men on suspicion of soliciting minors for sex
By Dave Olson, Forum News Service Police in Fargo and Moorhead arrested 18 men over the course of two days this week and all 18 were being held in jail Thursday, June 30, on pending charges relating to soliciting minors for sexual activity, according to jail records. At a Thursday...
June 30, 2016 - 11:33am
Charges: Hibbing man beheaded after sex assault allegation
By Tom Olsen, Forum News Service HIBBING, Minn. -- A sexual assault allegation led to the beheading of a 20-year-old Hibbing man last week in rural Itasca County, according to murder charges filed Wednesday. Authorities said David Alexander Haiman also was beaten with a baseball bat...
June 30, 2016 - 8:04am
June 3, 2016
UPDATE: Names released in Fergus Falls homicide
By Forum News Service Thursday was a shocking day for people in Fergus Falls and throughout Otter Tail County. Police say a man was killed Wednesday night around 10:30 p.m., and the alleged killer is in custody. This afternoon, the suspect in the killing has been identified by the...
June 3, 2016 - 2:11pm
May 26, 2016
Assault-chase suspect ordered to pay fine
A 27-year-old Browerville man was sentenced to three years of supervised probation and ordered to pay $4,263 in restitution, fines and fees for...
May 26, 2016 - 1:03pm