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Enrollment in BE school district goes up again
Vinson, Jacobson named Brandon-Evansville king and queen
Westbound I-94 lanes between Evansville, Garfield to open today
Alexandria schools' preliminary tax levy rises 0.8%
Radtke, Fletcher named AAHS homecoming king and queen
Volleyball: Cards fend off Rocori in five after an early 2-0 advantage
Boys soccer: Cardinals content after hanging with Apollo
Blizzard hockey: Crouse likes the mix of youth, veterans as Alexandria takes season opener
Volleyball: Knights fall in five to Rothsay
Opener comes in hot
Friends for a century: Two women, who are almost 101, form unique bond
Running down a dream: Osakis mom overcomes pain, finished marathon
Visiting the wall: Four area vets join Rolling Thunder protest and rally in D.C.
A big heart: Forada firefighter loved helping everyone
And the most-requested library books are....
Dr. Jerry and Jane McCrery
Duane and Connie Shelden
Opener comes in hot
Strong breeding-duck numbers make for expected good opener Saturday
Holding on to summer
Minnesota Treasured Places event coming to Alexandria
DNR release: Despite wet spring, state pheasant index up 19 percent from 2017
Shirley Ann Battey
Donald "Don" Skrove
David F. Rau
Patrice "Patty" Den Hartog
Paid Political Letter: Claims against Franson are ridiculous
Paid Political Letter: Franson's flippant excuses linger
Letter to the Editor: Thefts aren't victimless crimes
Letter to the Editor: Something is wrong at AAHS
It's Our Turn: Many miles and memories
4-H holds county competition
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
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
Widseth Smith Nolting, Carlos Creek Winery recognized
Destined for digital? Herberger's parent company Bon-Ton bought by online tech company
4-H holds county competition
hires and promotions
on the street
September 25, 2017
Willmar man gets prison term for kidnapping estranged wife
WILLMAR, Minn. —Despite a request for leniency, a Willmar man convicted of kidnapping his estranged wife was sentenced Monday to more...
September 25, 2017 - 9:02pm
Manslaughter charges filed in central Minn. case where man was run over in farmyard
Manslaughter charges filed in central Minn. case where man was run over in farmyardOLIVIA, Minn. -- Nearly two months after the body of 59-year-old...
September 25, 2017 - 8:03pm
September 22, 2017
Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, September 21
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Thursday, September 21 Comp was delivering papers and saw a man in all black behind a building, Nelson. Trespassing...
September 22, 2017 - 1:31pm
September 19, 2017
UPDATE: Boyfriend with a record arrested in crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
MINNEAPOLIS — Minneapolis police have made an arrest in a Sunday crash in which a driver fled and left behind a passenger who died of her injuries....
September 19, 2017 - 8:49pm
Minn. motorcyclist in Panda suit ticketed by State Patrol
MINNETONKA, Minn. -- Halloween may be a month away, but the Minnesota State Patrol already has sent a message to motorists about operating vehicles...
September 19, 2017 - 8:34pm
September 18, 2017
Homeowner shoots at invader in northern Minnesota
BACKUS, Minn. —The Cass County Sheriff's Office is still looking for a person who was shot at while apparently attempting a home invasion in...
September 18, 2017 - 2:57pm
September 14, 2017
Drunken driver in Douglas County was four times over the limit
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office recently arrested a driver with a blood-alcohol concentration of 0.38 — more than four times the legal...
September 14, 2017 - 11:45am
September 8, 2017
Decision pending on reward in Jasmine Block case
The fate of the $7,000 reward for the safe return of Jasmine Block remains undetermined, as law enforcement and the Block family have not yet had time to discuss it. According to Alexandria Police Chief Rick Wyffels, the reward will be discussed in the coming weeks and the Block...
September 8, 2017 - 10:47am
September 7, 2017
Police say suspects moved around; farmers asked to look for evidence in girl's disappearance
Law enforcement officials are working to retrace the steps of the three men who are suspected of abducting and assaulting 15-year-old Jasmine...
September 7, 2017 - 4:04pm
Woman sentenced for theft at restaurant
A 37-year-old Alexandria woman was sentenced to 180 days in the Douglas County Jail after she pleaded guilty to a gross misdemeanor theft charge — taking money from AJ's Restaurant in Osakis. Kristy Ann Heuchert was initially charged with felony theft but that charge was dismissed...
September 7, 2017 - 6:28am
Manager accused of theft at Subway
A 44-year-old Osakis woman is accused of taking money from the Subway sandwich shop she was managing in Osakis. Nikki Colleen Gillespie was charged with felony theft in Douglas County District Court on Aug. 28. According to the criminal complaint, deposits from the store were missing...
September 7, 2017 - 5:50am
September 6, 2017
Minn. man accused of slamming into ex-girlfriend, new boyfriend on their bikes with his car
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. — Tremaine Michael Bucholz, 20, of Minneapolis, made his first appearance Tuesday in Chippewa County District Court in...
September 6, 2017 - 6:38pm
September 5, 2017
Minnesota sheriff seeking predatory sex offender
SEBEKA, Minn. -- A predatory sex offender is being sought by the Wadena County Sheriff’s office in northwest Minnesota. The offender, Timothy...
September 5, 2017 - 3:03pm
August 30, 2017
Detroit Lakes man accused of body-slamming puppy, breaking its leg
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A Detroit Lakes man is accused of body slamming a 14-week-old puppy three or four times and breaking its leg after...
August 30, 2017 - 4:15pm
August 14, 2017
Nelson man arrested in sex sting
A 60-year-old Nelson man was charged with three felony counts of criminal sexual conduct involving a juvenile after a sting by the Pope County Sheriff's Office. Dean Lee Swerman was arrested by the Pope County Sheriff's Office on Aug. 11. According to authorities, Swerman "randomly...
August 14, 2017 - 6:00pm